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From UNH Today:

This UNH alumna (she was an English major!) has a new job. In a vote on Thursday, April 28, the U.S. Senate unanimously confirmed U.S. Air Force General Lori Robinson ’81 as commander of U.S. Northern Command, making her the first female officer to head up a warfighting command. Read New York Times article.

Earlier this month, TIME included Robinson among the likes of Angela Merkel, Mark Zuckerberg and Adele on its list of “The 100 Most Influential People.”

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