February 22, 2017
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 estimates show that UNH’s Granite Guarantee will help 285 first-year students studying on the Durham and Manchester campuses. First-year New Hampshire students who receive federal Pell grants in their UNH... Read Full Article

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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.

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Todd DeMitchell

Professor of Education and Justice Studies.

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09/13/16 - UNH and New Futures Develop Guide to Accessing Addiction and Mental Health Services
DURHAM, N.H. – Recognizing there is a growing need to educate consumers with health insurance coverage in New Hampshire about how to navigate addiction and mental health care services, the University of New Hampshire School of Law and UNH’s Institute for Health Policy and Practice, in collaboration...
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09/12/16 - Learn about UNH’s Agricultural Research at Kingman Farm Sept. 28
DURHAM, N.H. – University of New Hampshire scientists will discuss their innovative agricultural and forestry research at a twilight meeting/research field day Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, from 4-6 p.m. at Kingman Farm in Madbury. The event is free and open to the public; guests should expect to walk...
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09/07/16 - Dive into Marine Science at UNH’s Ocean Discovery Day on September 17
DURHAM, N.H. – Touch a horseshoe crab, map the ocean floor, and drive a remotely operated vehicle all at the University of New Hampshire’s Ocean Discovery Day Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. The day-long event will provide visitors with an opportunity to explore the wonders of the sea through interactive...
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09/07/16 - Sample Kiwiberries at Farmers Markets Across New Hampshire Sept. 15-28
DURHAM, N.H. – Have you ever tasted a kiwiberry? During September, the University of New Hampshire’s kiwiberry research team invites the public to sample kiwiberries at farmers markets across the state. Researchers will use the public feedback to hone breeding goals and assess consumer demand. In...
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09/06/16 - UNH Research Looks at Plastic Bags -- Ban, Tax or Recycle?
DURHAM, N.H. – New research conducted by the University of New Hampshire has found that while all polices aimed at reducing plastic bag waste had their pros and cons, reducing plastic bag usage was most successful when taxes on bags were high enough to trigger a behavior change. Each year,...
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08/31/16 - UNH Research Finds More Than 80 Percent of N.H. Residents Support Paid Family and Medical Leave
DURHAM, N.H. – Four of every five New Hampshire residents support a paid family and medical leave insurance law for workers who have to take time from work to care for a new child or tend to their own or a family member’s illness, according to new research from the Carsey School of Public Policy at...
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08/30/16 - Long-Time Librarian Surprises UNH with $4 Million Gift
DURHAM, N.H. – Robert Morin ’63 worked as a cataloguer in Dimond Library at the University of New Hampshire for nearly 50 years. Although known to live simply, few knew he had quietly amassed a $4 million estate and gifted it to his alma mater until he died a little over a year ago. “Bob’s...
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08/29/16 - UNH Hosts Harvest Day Sept. 24
DURHAM, N.H. – Community members are invited to learn about the University of New Hampshire’s sustainable agriculture educational programs and research at a Harvest Day Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. The event, which is part of the university’s sesquicentennial celebration, is free and open to the...
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08/27/16 - UNH Professor Offers Advice to Students on How to Avoid Poor Academic Performance
1. Lack of intrinsic interest in the subject matterBe honest: Are you truly interested in what you are studying? Some follow-up questions: Did you choose your major or did someone (e.g., your parents) "encourage" your decision? If someone asked you why you chose your major,...
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08/26/16 - UNH and Chez Boucher Cooking School Partner to Offer Adult Culinary Classes
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire Hospitality Management Program, in partnership with Chez Boucher Cooking School, will offer basic culinary classes for adult learners beginning Monday, Sept. 12, 2016. “Cooking, Food, and Wine Fundamentals” will cover the basic techniques and...
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