protest http://nhpr.org en Students Sit In At Dartmouth Over Diversity Issues http://nhpr.org/post/students-sit-dartmouth-over-diversity-issues <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">About 35 students staged a sit-in in Dartmouth President Philip Hanlon’s office Tuesday. They have been pressuring the College to increase enrollment of black, Latino and Native American students to at least 10 percent each, and to hire more faculty from minority groups. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:41:39 +0000 Charlotte Albright 46075 at http://nhpr.org Students Sit In At Dartmouth Over Diversity Issues The Bitter Taste of the Rainbow http://nhpr.org/post/bitter-taste-rainbow <p>The double-edged sword of a brand getting tied to controversy.</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 16:08:34 +0000 Virginia Prescott 2876 at http://nhpr.org The Bitter Taste of the Rainbow Occupy New Hampshire Hits Peterborough http://nhpr.org/post/occupy-new-hampshire-hits-peterborough <p>People from across southwestern New Hampshire gathered at a park in Peterborough Thursday to rally for the job creation and improvement to the state&rsquo;s roads and bridges.</p><p>As part of a national protest, more than 100 New Hampshire residents turned out in Peterborough to declare an &ldquo;economic emergency&rdquo; for the ninety nine percent.</p><p>They focused on the country&rsquo;s decaying transportation infrastructure and high unemployment rate, Peterborough resident Joe Graley urged Congress to pass President Obama&rsquo;s jobs plan</p> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 23:25:25 +0000 Donna Moxley 508 at http://nhpr.org Occupy New Hampshire Hits Peterborough