Bullying http://nhpr.org en Hassan Vetoes Workplace Anti-Bullying Bill http://nhpr.org/post/hassan-vetoes-workplace-anti-bullying-bill <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Maggie Hassan has vetoed a bill she called “well-intentioned” aimed at protecting public employees from bullying in the workplace. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:11:36 +0000 Amanda Loder 52692 at http://nhpr.org Hassan Vetoes Workplace Anti-Bullying Bill Teaching Teachers To Teach Civility And Empathy http://nhpr.org/post/teaching-teachers-teach-civility-and-empathy <p>A professor at the University of New Hampshire who studies school violence says teaching our students civility and empathy can help make schools safer for kids.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 22:26:17 +0000 Brady Carlson 43465 at http://nhpr.org From Las Vegas To New Hampshire, "Recycled Percussion" Play A Hometown Show http://nhpr.org/post/las-vegas-new-hampshire-recycled-percussion-play-hometown-show <p>In 2009 the New Hampshire based “junk rock” band Recycled Percussion successfully made it to the final round of NBC’s show “America’s Got Talent”. For their final performance the four piece band pounded away on assorted junk as water rained down on them and strobe lights flashed in rhythm. After coming in third place in the competition out of 100,ooo acts, Recycled Percussion landed a headlining show in Las Vegas where they’re still going strong. <a href="http://www.themusichall.org/calendar/event/recycled_percussion">This Thursday the band will finish up a string of homecoming shows at The Music Hall in Portsmouth</a>. Our guest is founding member of Recycled Percussion and <a href="http://www.legacyx.com/">Legacy X </a>Justin Spencer.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 18:18:36 +0000 Virginia Prescott 41805 at http://nhpr.org From Las Vegas To New Hampshire, "Recycled Percussion" Play A Hometown Show Battling Bullying (Rebroadcast) http://nhpr.org/post/battling-bullying-rebroadcast <p>Although long an unfortunate part of childhood, many feel it’s become more serious and more complicated, given expanded opportunities through the internet and social media. But there’s also more scrutiny, tougher policies, and anti-bullying campaigns out in force. We’ll get the latest from Granite Staters involved in this issue.</p><p></p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 30318 at http://nhpr.org Battling Bullying (Rebroadcast)