October 29, 2013
A degree in mathematics may not always be the first major that students entering Southern New Hampshire University have in mind, but it is proving to be a successful program for students of all backgrounds. SNHU Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Coordinator of the Math Major, Susan D'Agostino's article in the Chronicle of Higher Education, "Sharing Math's Appeal With First-Generation Students," highlights the draw of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs at regional institutions, like SNHU, where many first-generation students are drawn.
Read the article here
Summer is here and that - hopefully - means a few more free hours to use catching up on some reading. We asked people across SNHU what they're reading this summer and what they recommend.
Refugees are not the hopeless faces often featured on the news. They are hardworking, talented people who are smart, able, and can pursue higher education if given the opportunity.
Timothy Woodward grew up in a small town in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. He earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in film and writing in California and an MFA in Fiction from SNHU.