July brings us beach days, vacations and, this year, Brett Blanchard who has officially started work as the new principal of Jaffrey-Rindge Middle and High Schools. “I could not be more excited to work with the students here. It is the most important job in the world!”
Students from the Compass program and the ILC eagerly awaited fair weather to begin construction on two greenhouses. Why? Space was becoming limited for their ILC / Compass plant sale program. This led to a wonderful idea. The students would design and build two greenhouses to grow plants for the community.
Dr. Tom Bennett and his team of professors are redefining the role of research education at Franklin Pierce University. In 2014, Dr. Bennett began developing service-learning opportunities for FPU students.