Experiential learning is a major cornerstone of the EcoGastronomy dual major.


UNH Events
Nourish UNH, Nutrition Expo, March 31, Thursday, MUB GSR 11 – 2 PM, one of the largest Health Services events with over 30 groups participating, such as student groups, community groups, local restaurants and businesses.

Regional and National Conferences

The 14th Annual NOFA-NH Winter Conference, Grow Well. Eat Well,  Saturday, January 30, 2016, Rundlett Middle School in Concord, NH

2016 Soil & Nutrition Conference, February 8 – 9, 2016, Kripalu Center, Stockbridge, MA.

Real Food Retreats, Boston, MA | February 14 - 16   Amherst, MA (at UMass-Amherst) | February 21 - 23

Slow Fish 2016, New Orleans, LA | March 10 - 13, 2016

Good Food Festival, March26, Chicago, IL

 Just Food Conference, March 13, Teachers College Columbia U., NYC

Area Events
New Hampshire Farm and Forest Expo, Jan. 22- 23, Meet the faces of agriculture and forestry in New Hampshire!  
Maple Weekend   Over 110 sugar houses statewide are open for the 20th Annual NH Maple Weekend. Join the fun and learn why they are celebrating the sweetest season of the year!!  
Pepin Lecture Series, 685–725 Commonwealth Avenue, Room: CAS 313, Boston University, Metropolitan College http://www.bu.edu/foodandwine/seminars/pepin-lecture-series/ Reservations are required; RSVP by calling 617-353-9852.  
Seacoast Eat Local Events,  various places in the seacoast area, http://seacoasteatlocal.org/nheatlocal/events/  dining, movies, cooking classes, workshops  

spoon university


New at UNH - Spoon University 


UNH Organic Garden Club: tour and volunteer
Durham, NH

slow food UNH

Slow Food UNH meeting or event
MUB Entertainment Center, W, 6 - 7 PM

Attend a Seacoast Slow Food event.



Buy Locally Grown Food

 Volunteer at a soup kitchen or food pantry

The Waysmeet Center,  Cornucopia Food Pantry Durham, NH
New Horizons for New Hampshire, Manchester, NH
Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter Nashua, NH

Strawbery Banke 

Visit the gardens at Strawbery Banke
Portsmouth, NH