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Campus Reads presents Brock Clarke

Book Cover: An Arsonists Guide to Writers Homes in New EnglandAuthor of The Arsonist's Guide to Writers' Homes
in New England

Tuesday November 4
New Location - Library Living Room
12 noon - 2 pm

The student editors of The Eye, NHTI's student literary journal, chose Clarke's Arsonist's Guide as the fall Campus Reads title for its humor, literary quality, local flavor, and the likeability of its bumbling, troubled narrator, Sam Pulsifer.  Sam never meant to destroy a New England landmark or murder two people in the blaze when he burned down Emily Dickinson's home.  However, after serving 19 years in prison, finishing college, and starting a career and a family, he still finds himself desperately struggling to put his past behind him.

His task becomes more difficult when the New England homes of Robert Frost, Edith Wharton, Herman Melville, and Nathaniel Hawthorne, and even a replica of Henry David Thoreau's cabin at Walden Pond, go up in smoke.  Pulsifer, a prime suspect, knows that he has to find the arsonist and make peace with his past to clear his name.

 

Join a Book Discussion on
An Arsonist's Guide …

Tuesday Nov 18
Bistro, 12-1 pm

Free pizza and prizes!
Faculty, staff & students welcome!

 

It's Rad Tech Week at NHTI

by Allen Anderson, Rad Tech Freshman

skeletonIt’s that time of year again.  From November 3 to November 7, the Radiology Department will be celebrating National Radiologic Technology Week.  In an effort to share information and inspire interest in a dynamic field, the students of the Radiologic Technology program would like to invite you, the students of NHTI, to participate in the planned events.

Come by the library lobby during Rad Tech Week and view the display.  Here you will learn of the historic beginnings of the field of Radiology, dating back to November of 1895, when x-rays were first discovered by German physicist Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen. A major milestone in New Hampshire’s radiologic history is that the very first use of x-rays in the United States took place at Dartmouth College.

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov 4 & 5, come by the Student Center and visit the informational table, set up and manned by current Radiologic Technology students, who are enrolled in and pursuing careers in this area of Diagnostic Medical Imaging.  These students will be available from noon to 2 pm to answer questions and share experiences.  Anyone undecided about a career choice can learn how their general studies could one day lead to a career in the exciting fields of x-rays, MRI, CT, ultrasound, mammography, or possibly even nuclear medicine.  Further enjoy the festivities by participating in our raffle and other fun activities.

The future continues to get brighter for radiologic science, and NHTI is a great place to prepare for it.  Each member of the academic staff has years of experience, which lays an outstanding foundation for their added years of teaching experience.  Classroom curriculum, paired with hands-on training in numerous participating healthcare institutions in the area, will provide a more than adequate means to this desired end. The high pass rate on the National Registry exam is proof in numbers.  So come one, come all.  Look, listen, and have fun!

The Scream

Does Writing Make You Scream?
Win a Prize from The Eye!

 

  • Friday, 11/7: Write-alike contest: Submit a poem you have written in the style of either Emily Dickinson or Robert Frost (Prize: $50)
  • Friday, 11/14: In honor of The Eye’s 25th anniversary, give us your “Top 25” must-read list, and we’ll reward you with 25 interesting prizes.

E-mail your entry with your name and the word “CONTEST” in the subject line to the.eye.submissions@gmail.com.  The DEADLINE is MIDNIGHT on the dates listed above.  Only NHTI students are eligible to enter.  Prizes will be in the form of gift certificates to Gibson’s Bookstore in Concord.  Entries may be published in The Eye and/or other campus publications.

 

Oct 31, 2014

 

 

Campus Safety Information

The following incidents occurred on NHTI property during the week of October 20-26, 2014.  The numbers reflect only the incidents the Safety Department handled directly.  To view the NHTI crime log of the past 60 days reported incidents please visit the Campus Safety office at One Institute Drive.

Emergency Protocol:  1
Lock/Key Issues:  7
Lost and Found:  10
Motor Vehicle Lockout/Jumpstarts:  9
Suspicious Person:  1
Theft:  1
Tickets Issued:  4
Trespass:  3
Outside Vendor Assists:  13
(Cable/Phone Company, etc.)

Campus Safety
Info Corner

With winter rapidly approaching,  the NHTI Campus Safety Department wants to remind everyone that NHTI school closing/delay announcements can be found on WMUR, your local radio stations, the NHTI website, or by signing up for NHTI alerts. 

In addition, if a snow storm is imminent and you have a vehicle on campus overnight, make sure you check for postings in the Residence Hall doorways.  These postings will instruct you on where you are to park for the duration of the storm, and when you can move back to your normal parking areas. 

If you have any questions, you can always contact the NHTI Campus Safety Department at 224-3287 for more information.