At the heart of UNH’s efforts to go solar has been a group of enterprising engineering students. Their work helping to design the panel layout, review design proposals and calculate energy savings is the essence of experiential education.
At Winter Commencement, graduates reflected on the role their experiences at UNH have played in preparing them for the future. “Without these opportunities, I am not sure I would be where I am today,” said one grad.
Photography students and inspiring writers spent winter break capturing the tranquility of San Salvador Island. “It was experiential learning in all respects, said award-winning photographer and professor Robert Rattner.
Samantha Roy ’13 is a research assistant in the Skaggs School of Pharmacy at the University of Colorado. Her internship and teaching assistantships were the catalysts for a life after college that she says has been “everything I hoped.”
UNH’s newest student residence, Westside Hall, features 370 beds for first-year students and professional staff, a gourmet-quality dining hall, a parking garage, and classroom and lounge space with state-of-the-art technology and amenities.
The University’s new campus in Orange, Conn., features state-of-the-art technology and computer labs, classrooms and meeting rooms that are designed to simulate the atmosphere of working in the board room of a leading corporation. It’s a campus with a corporate twist.