Mary Catherine Jones http://nhpr.org en Sildeshow: Weaving Cultures, Building Communities http://nhpr.org/post/sildeshow-weaving-cultures-building-communities <div>About 200 people attended New Hampshire&#39;s first Immigrant Integration Conference held at Saint Anselm College in Manchester on Saturday April 14. The conference&#39;s goal was to highlight the positive benefits immigrants have on New Hampshire&rsquo;s business and communities. It was also to share ideas on what works well for integrating new comers to the state.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Below are a selection of photos from the conference. The full set will appear on NHPR&#39;s <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/nhpr/" target="_blank">flickr</a> channel.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><iframe frameborder="0" height="325" src="https://projeqt.com/embed/v2/24833-26203fe96be02593a0cdae60583de954/" style="border:1px solid #d3d3d3" width="525"></iframe></div><p>Photos: Mary-Catherine Jones, you can view her work<a href="http://iwishiwasbobdylan.blogspot.com/" target="_blank"> </a><a href="http:// http://iwishiwasbobdylan.blogspot.com/" target="_blank">here</a>. Thu, 19 Apr 2012 20:07:41 +0000 NHPR Staff 3239 at http://nhpr.org Photo Series Explores Faces of New Hampshire's Immigrants http://nhpr.org/post/photo-series-explores-faces-new-hampshires-immigrants <p>In our series, New Hampshire&rsquo;s Immigration Story, we&rsquo;ve talked about how immigrants and refugees have affected New Hampshire&rsquo;s economy, health care system, law enforcement, schools, now we look at art. Last year photographer Mary Catherine Jones began an ongoing photo series called &ldquo;New Faces New Hampshire&rdquo; featuring portraits and images of refugees and immigrants in Manchester. She joined NHPR&rsquo;s Brady Carlson to talk about her photo series.</p> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 21:28:37 +0000 Brady Carlson 2444 at http://nhpr.org