Nov ’13Nov

Monday, Nov. 18, Wednesday, Nov. 20,
Friday, Nov. 22, 1:25-2:15 p.m.
D&M 402

Were you born before 1952? Would you benefit from a personal exercise program to improve balance and functional fitness? Please consider being a volunteer client for the Physical Activity and Aging class project involving balance and functional fitness testing.

Subjects are needed to participate on Monday, Wednesday and Friday November 18, 20 and 22, from 1:25-2:15 pm in the D&M Building. Student practitioners who have been trained will administer a simple questionnaire and a series of physical tests based on activities of daily living. The outcome of this testing will be a written report and personalized exercise recommendations.

If interested please respond by November 8 to Barbara McCahan at Come wearing clothes comfortable for walking.

Nov ’13
4:00 pm

Wednesday, Nov. 6, 4-5 p.m.
Boyd Science Center 001 Lecture Hall

"A Day in the Life of an Environmental First Responder"

Presenter: Raymond Reimold
Complaint Investigator, NH Dept. of Environmental Services

The presentation will highlight Ray Reimold’s work with the State of New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Spill Response and Complaint Investigation Section. From home heating oil spills to tanker truck rollovers to sunken boats to meth labs, Ray’s position allows him to take on uncharted challenges daily. He works on a side of the environmental science field that is hands-on and action-packed, and brings him to the far corners of New Hampshire at all hours of the night in all types of weather.

Ray is a 2008 graduate of Plymouth State University’s Center for The Environment with a Master of Science degree in Environmental Science and Policy, working under Dr. Steve Kahl. Since 2008, he has been employed by the State of New Hampshire, as a member of the Spill Response and Complaint Investigation Section for New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services. He is also a Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician on the Hebron Fire Department and an Officer/Hazardous Material Technician on the Central NH Hazardous Material Team.

Sponsored by the Center for the Environment