Whitman is one of three outreach and engagement interns at the Sustainability Institute this year. In this role, he helps collect and/or analyze relevant information regarding campus energy use, dining purchases, and waste disposal; engages student, staff and faculty stakeholders to learn more about their experiences and perceptions related to campus energy use, dining and waste disposal; and educates and supports students, staff and faculty to contribute to a more sustainable UNH, as part of specific campus events or campaigns.
Whitman is an undergraduate Environmental Conservation and Sustainability student at the University of New Hampshire and joined the Sustainability Institute in the fall of 2015. He is a Resident Assistant at the university and sings in the all-male a cappella group Not Too Sharp. Whitman hopes to take his schooling and translate it into a position in the National Parks system. He is from Epping, New Hampshire and loves music, spending time outdoors, and longboarding.