History major Kerry Murchie and Political Science/Philosophy major Connor Strobel, both juniors, are part of the 2011-12 class of Hamel Scholars. Find out how these stellar students spend their busy days.
The Hamel Scholarship program was established in 2008 by longtime UNH supporter Dana Hamel and his family to attract to UNH in-state students who excel in community service, leadership, and academics. The program is comprised of Hamel Family Scholarships, awarded to incoming first-year students, and Hamel Scholars awards, awarded to rising juniors. Hamel students meet as a group for regular topic-focused luncheons, peer mentoring, and other leadership development activities.