May 23, 2017
DURHAM, N.H. – Maine has just 837 funded Early Head Start (EHS) slots but more than 8,000 poor children age 0-2 who would benefit from the early intervention, according to new research released by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. The research also found that nearly half (47.2 percent) of Maine’s EHS enrollees participate via home visitation compared with 37.3 percent nationwide.

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01/30/17 - UNH Research Finds White Mountain National Forest Home to Nearly 140 Species of Bees
DURHAM, N.H. – The White Mountain National Forest is home to nearly 140 species of native bees, including two species of native bumble bees that are in decline in the Northeast, according to researchers with the University of New Hampshire who recently completed the first assessment of the state’s...
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01/30/17 - Nonfiction Author and Essayist Jerald Walker to Read at UNH Feb. 2
DURHAM, N.H. -- Author and essayist Jerald Walker will read from his work and hold a Q&A session Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, at 5 p.m. at the University of New Hampshire in the Memorial Union Building, Theatre I, as part of the UNH Writers Series. The event is free and open to the public. Walker is...
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Jeff Hoffman
01/30/17 - Co-Founder of Priceline.com Kicks Off UNH Program to Promote Entrepreneurship
DURHAM, N.H. -- Jeff Hoffman, serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Priceline.com and Ubid.com, will be the keynote speaker at the University of New Hampshire Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center’s (ECenter) Idea and Innovation Passport (i2 Passport) kick-off event Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. The kick-...
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Judith Blake
01/27/17 - UNH Alumna Pledges $8M to Expand Support for Students
DURHAM, N.H. – Judith “Jude” Blake ’77 has pledged $8 million of her estate to the University of New Hampshire to support students in the business college as well as to enable more students to participate in the university’s Northeast Passage program and the Shoals Marine Laboratory. Most of the...
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3D Printed Chiral Cellular Solids with Amplified Auxetic Effects Due to Elevated Internal Rotation
01/25/17 - UNH Researchers Discover Way to Create New Smart Material
DURHAM, N.H. – For the first time, researchers at the University of New Hampshire have shown that rotating cells in chiral cellular solids, a foam-like substance, could lead to the creation of a new smart material. Manipulating the solids by increasing the cell size could lead to safer and lighter...
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01/23/17 - UNH Research Finds Eastern White Pine Thrives When Glossy Buckthorn Removed
DURHAM, N.H. – Researchers at the University of New Hampshire have found that the economically valuable eastern white pine thrives when the invasive glossy buckthorn shrub is actively managed in New Hampshire forests. “The forest products industry is important to New Hampshire’s economy and eastern...
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01/23/17 - UNH Seeks Businesses to Participate in Corporate Consulting Project Program
DURHAM, N.H. – The Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire invites businesses to submit projects to be completed by graduating MBA students as part of the Corporate Consulting Project (CCP) Program. The program is the capstone of the MBA program so...
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01/09/17 - UNH Research: Some Bats Develop Resistance to Devastating Fungal Disease
DURHAM, N.H. – Some bat populations in North America appear to have developed resistance to the deadly fungal disease known as white-nose syndrome. Researchers from the University of New Hampshire analyzed infection data and population trends of the little brown bat in the eastern United States and...
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01/06/17 - UNH Hosts Amadeus Hospitality CEO Jan. 19
DURHAM, N.H. – Lee Horgan, CEO of Amadeus Hospitality (formerly Newmarket International), will talk about his journey from intern to CEO at the University of New Hampshire CEO Forum Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. The program begins at 8 a.m. in Huddleston Hall and includes breakfast. Horgan joined...
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Harry Patten
01/04/17 - Alum Donates $50,000 to Expand Entrepreneurship at UNH
DURHAM, N.H. – Harry Patten ’58 donated $50,000 to the University of New Hampshire’s Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter) to start two new programs that promote entrepreneurship: the Paid Student Internship at Start-ups and i2 Passport programs. “This gift funds an important expansion of...
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