NHTI Hosts Girls Technology Day
Around 300 girls from 20 different New Hampshire middle schools descended on NHTI on Wednesday March 19 for the second annual Girls Technology Day. An initiative of the NH Department of Education's Career Development Bureau, the program is designed to help address the severe shortage of women pursuing technical careers in New Hampshire, as in other states.
The girls could choose from a baker's dozen of hands-on workshops including:
A lively game of Robot Tag, in the VEX Robotics Workshop at Girls Technology Day
Wednesday March 26
For current and prospective students, and the general public. Meet community organizations that work with veterans on campus. Student Veterans, Veterans, Service Members or family members who have questions regarding VA and Community benefits/resources can receive assistance. NHTI admissions representatives will also be on hand.
Attending organizations include:
Free & open to the public. Contact Liz Pontacoloni, 271-6484 x4279.
Krenzien Appointed to Advisory Committee
NHTI's chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, is proud to announce that member Ali Sekou has been elected to represent the Northern New England Region as Northern Vice President. Ali will be assisting chapters from Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire with officer training, inductions, conference planning and other Phi Theta Kappa events.
Ali Sekou, pictured with NHTI Interim President Steve Caccia and PTK Advisor Trish Loring.
Ali is well-prepared for his new executive duties. He speaks four languages (Fulani, Hausa, French and English), and worked at the U.S. Embassy in his native Niger before coming to the States two years ago.
PTK advisor Susan Krenzien has also been appointed to the Regional Advisory Committee
Eight NHTI Phi Theta Kappa members and two advisors recently attended the New England Regional Conference at Nashua Community College where these elections/announcements were made. Please congratulate Ali and Sue!
Student Senate wants to hear your suggestions about campus!
Find the suggestion boxes located in Sweeney Hall (in the rotunda by the atm and upstairs by SC234) and the bookstore entrance in the Library.
Write your suggestion down along with your student ID#, and you will be entered to win $10 in flex cash!
March 21, 2014
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