Emerson, John

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Learning Specialist

B.A. Dartmouth College
M.B.A. New Hampshire College

Born in Winchester, Ma. and raised in New London, NH.  Married after college and lived in Berlin, NH through the 1970's working as a second grade teacher and part-time principal. Moved to Milford, NH, where I currently reside, where we raised a son and a daughter who are now both married and living in the area. After 25 years of Middle School and High School math and science teaching in Jaffrey, NH. retired from public school teaching and now enjoy working at the Dublin School and being around my grandchildren.

What book has made you think the most? Bill Bryson's "A Short History of Nearly Everything." This book really helps you realize the wonder of the world we live in.

How would your friends describe you in three words? kind, patient, and caring

What is your favorite place on campus and why? My office has a wonderful view of the surroundings mountains and countryside. It is great to pause during a busy day and look out over the view and realize what a great place it is to work.

If I had a free afternoon I would... spend it with my grandchildren. My four grand kids all live within the area and provide a joy in my life that can not be equaled. Going for walks with them is quite an adventure.

What is your favorite outdoor activity? My favorite outdoor activity is to go for walks. Here on campus there are many trails and roads that provide the opportunity to experience the world of nature that surrounds us.