Gen. Lori Robinson
March 22, 2017
DURHAM, NH – Gen. Lori Robinson ‘81, the first woman to lead a major combatant command in the history of the U.S. Armed Forces, will deliver the University of New Hampshire commencement address Saturday, May 20, 2017. In 2016 Robinson took over as commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Northern Command, after entering the Air Force more than 30 years earlier through the ROTC program at UNH. NORAD conducts aerospace warning, aerospace control and maritime warning in... Read Full Article

UNH Experts Available to Discuss School Violence and Safety Issues

School violence and safety issues experts are available to discuss security responses to school violence and what teachers, police, and parents can do to help prevent school violence.

Ellen Cohn
ELLEN COHN

Professor of Psychology and Coordinator of the UNH Justice Studies Program.

Todd Demitchell
Todd DeMitchell

Professor of Education and Justice Studies.

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Megan Carpenter
03/08/17 - Nationally Known Intellectual Property Expert Named Dean of UNH Law
DURHAM, N.H. – Megan Carpenter, founder and co-director of the Center for Law and Intellectual Property at Texas A&M University School of Law, will take over leadership of the University of New Hampshire School of Law effective July 1, 2017. A nationally known expert in intellectual property...
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03/07/17 - UNH’s Prevention Innovations Research Center Recognizes Upper Valley Practitioner for Her Work in Ending Gender-Based Violence
DURHAM, N.H. – The Prevention Innovations Research Center (PIRC) at the University of New Hampshire recognized the work of Kate Rohdenburg, a program director with WISE, a community-based program in the Upper Valley that works to end gender-based violence, with its PIRC Practitioner Award.  “Kate...
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03/07/17 - UNH Research Finds Increased Energy Use Not Needed to Grow Economy
DURHAM, N.H. – New England does not need to increase energy use to continue to grow its economy, according to new research released by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire that looked at cost, reliability and risk associated with the region’s electricity future....
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UNH student employee Monica McEvoy uses the MALDI-TOF instrument
03/06/17 - New Instrument Allows N.H. Veterinary Diagnostic Lab to Identify Infections in Animals in Minutes
DURHAM, N.H. – Thanks to a new piece of equipment the N.H. Veterinary Diagnostic Lab at the University of New Hampshire can now identify an infectious disease in animals in minutes instead of days, which can have a significant impact on treatment and response time. The instrument produces a “...
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03/06/17 - Patagonia’s Worn Wear Tour Comes to UNH March 21
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire will host Patagonia’s spring 2017 “Worn Wear College Road Tour” Tuesday, March 21, 2017, as part of its ongoing efforts to get the community to rethink its relationship with material belongings and to consider what role the business community can play...
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Eleanor Harrison-Buck
03/02/17 - UNH Anthropologist Receives Fellowship to Establish Museum in Belize
DURHAM, N.H. – Eleanor Harrison-Buck, an associate professor of anthropology at the University of New Hampshire, has been awarded a $50,000 Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship to establish a public history museum in Belize that focuses on the Kriol (Creole) community. More than a third of the...
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Smuttynose brewers
03/01/17 - Smuttynose Releases New Beer to Celebrate UNH’s 150th
DURHAM, N.H. – Smuttynose Brewing Company and the University of New Hampshire have partnered to brew a session ale to celebrate UNH’s 150th anniversary. Called 1866 (the year UNH was founded), the session ale will be for sale and on tap at numerous locations throughout the Seacoast beginning March...
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02/28/17 - UNH Among Peace Corps’ 2017 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire ranks No. 21 among medium-size schools on the Peace Corps list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities. UNH has ranked among the top medium-size schools every year for the past decade. There are 15 alumni currently volunteering worldwide...
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02/28/17 - UNH Research Finds State EITC Programs Provide Relief to Families in Need
DURHAM, N.H. – Individuals in states with state Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) programs receive, on average, a 17.6 percent match of their federal EITC benefits and that supplement pulls an estimated 0.3 percent of people out of poverty, according to new research reported by the Carsey School of...
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02/22/17 - UNH Announces Tuition-Free Plan for Hundreds of NH Students
DURHAM, N.H. – Thanks to the success of its ongoing fundraising efforts, the University of New Hampshire is launching a new program in the fall that guarantees all full-time, first-year New Hampshire students receiving federal Pell grants will pay no tuition to attend the university. Early...
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