emeritus of political science, led the discussion at the Portsmouth
Music Hall April 25 after the screening of the new German film "Sophie
Scholl." The film depicts the last days of Sophie Scholl and
her brother Hans in February 1943, when they were beheaded by the
Hitler regime. They had led the "White Rose" student movement
against Hitler from their University of Munich-based resistance group
of Anti-Nazi German students.
DiNardo, coordinator of UNH’s Washington Center internship
program, was chosen outstanding liaison of the year by the center
and recognized at a dinner at the Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C.,
April 10. The award is presented each year to a liaison for
their outstanding contributions to the Washington Center program,
which hosts almost a dozen UNH students each year in internships
at locations such as the Smithsonian, Department of the Treasury,
U.S. EPA and the U.S. Senate.
In the photo, left to right: Eugene J. Alpert, senior vice
president of The Washington Center; Elizabeth S. Kyriacou,
junior studying political science and international affairs
at UNH who is interning at Guatemala Human Rights Commission/USA;
Paula M. DiNardo, UNH's Washington Center liaison for
UNH; and Joseph S. Johnston Jr., senior vice president
for institutional relations, The Washington Center.
professor of chemical engineering, was awarded the 2006 American
Society for Engineering Education (New England Section) Outstanding
The ASEE New England Section Outstanding Teaching Award is given annually to recognize excellence in classroom instruction and project advising of engineering, engineering technology or engineering science. The purpose of the award is to honor the recipient and to serve as an incentive to make further significant contributions to teaching.
The annual award was presented at the spring meeting of the section March 18 and consisted of a $250 honorarium and a certificate of recognition. The award is supported by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
coordinator of UNH’s Off-Campus & Commuter
Student Services, was recently elected to the directorate board of
the American College Personnel Association’s Commission on
Commuter and Adult Learners.
American College Personnel Association (ACPA) is an organization
for Student Affairs Professionals. Headquartered in Washington,
DC at the National Center for Higher Education, it is the leading
student affairs association that advances student affairs and
engages students for a lifetime of learning and discovery.
last year Mongeon was selected by the association’s
Commission for Commuter Students and Adult Learners as the
recipient of its award for an Outstanding Commuter/Adult Learner
Perspective by a Student Development Professional (less than