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March Madness Continues!

The NHTI Library’s 2nd Annual Library March Madness continues, pitting authors against authors in a pulse-pounding popularity contest!  In last week's voting:

  • C.S. Lewis beat J.R.R. Tolkien;
  • Edgar Allen Poe edged F. Scott Fitzgerald;
  • J.K. Rowling trounced Suzanne Collins; and
  • Jane Austen edged Tom Clancy.

Everyone – students, faculty and staff - is encouraged to drop into the Library to cast their votes in the Final Four!

Bracket Blue Bracket Red
C.S. Lewis v. Edgar Allen Poe J.K. Rowling v. Jane Austen

 


Win a Kayak from SADHA!

kayakRumor has it that Spring is coming!  OK, maybe Mother Nature is still toying with us, but when it comes you know you want to be prepared.  You can be begin by purchasing raffle tickets to win a “Perception Impulse 10” Kayak (with paddle!) from SADHA, the Student Dental Hygienists Association.  (Actual prize pictured at right.)

Tickets are $3 for 1 and $10 for 4, and are available from any Dental Hygiene student or Donna Gleeson in MacRury Hall Room 142.  The drawing will be held on May 1, 2015. The winner will be notified by telephone.

SADHA is a community-service based student organization that works to educate the public about oral health and its role in overall general health.  SADHA participates in many different events statewide, including an annual “Oral Health Wellness Fair” at the Concord Boys & Girls Club in Concord; a multi-city event sponsored by the NH Literacy Foundation held in Laconia, Littleton and Penacook; an Oral Health Fair at The Edgewood Centre Nursing Home/Day Care Center; and the Special Olympics event at UNH in Durham.  SADHA also donates several hundred toothbrushes and other oral health products to various organizations throughout New Hampshire (and overseas) utilizing their fundraising dollars.  Our student hygienists have a real desire to help out in their community!

A very special thanks goes out to Contoocook River Canoe Co., LLC for providing the kayak, and to Denutte’s Delights for providing the professional raffle tickets for this fundraising event!

Wellness Fair logo

Tuesday, April 7
11 am - 2 pm
Wellness Center Gym

Demonstrations, health screenings, wellness education, exhibits and more.  Over 35 participants.  Free blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose screening.  Bone Marrow Drive, plus Red Cross Blood Drive on the Quad (9 am - 3 pm).  Free healthy refreshments, door prizes and music.   For more info contact Sue Dalpra, 271-6484 ext 4149 or sdalpra@ccsnh.edu.

 


 

snowflakeThe Elsa Project

With prom season coming up, girls in transition homes who cannot afford to look like Elsa need our help. If you have a prom dress that you are never going to wear again, then LET IT GO!  Accepting all styles & sizes until April 10th, 2015.

Drop off Location:  The Information Desk in the Student Center

Days and Times:
Mondays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Tuesdays: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursdays: 11:00-1:00 pm

Families in Transition logoTo provide safe, affordable housing and comprehensive social services to individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, enabling them to gain self-sufficiency and respect.

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