Laura Hapke

I did my undergrad at UNH and got a bachelor’s in psychology. During my sophomore year, I took RMP 490: Rec. & Leisure in Society, thinking it would be an interesting elective. During a class one of the TR faculty came in and gave a presentation on Therapeutic Recreation as a major at UNH and as a career. That was my “aha!” moment. Throughout the whole presentation I was just thinking “This is it!

Emma Chinman

What made you decide to enroll in the Social Work program at UNH?
I enrolled in the social work department because ever since I was little I knew that I wanted to do something within the helping profession, & the social work department does an amazing job of not only teaching students how to help people on a direct practice level, but also on macro levels through policy.