Plymouth State Announces New Endowed Professorship

A former student of a Plymouth State alumna has honored her teacher and mentor by creating an Environmental Studies Endowed Professorship.

Janice C. Griffith, Professor of Law at Suffolk University in Boston, Mass., established theĀ Helen Abbott ’39 Professorship in Environmental StudiesĀ to honor Mrs. Abbott for her influential role in her life, her considerable contribution toward public education and her creativity and commitment in educating youth about the environmental and ecological issues that make her home state of New Hampshire a remarkable place to live.