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UNH interim dean of CEPS Charles Zercher
Associate dean Charles “Chuck” Zercher has been named interim dean of the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences. The associate dean for... Read More
Sponges on a coral reef
UNH researchers are exploring how sponges, the less charismatic but essential reef neighbors of corals, contribute to overall coral reef health. Read More

Recent Stories

  • Great Bay sunrise from the docks of Jackson Lab
    - Estuarine Expertise
    This National Estuaries Week is a fitting time to shine a light on the work of estuary champion David Burdick, interim director of UNH’s Jackson Estuarine Laboratory. Read More
  • Benjamin Smith
    - Passings: Captain Ben Smith
    Ben Smith passed away on Aug. 31. Read More
  • Larry Mayer, director of the UNH School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering and the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping
    - Faculty Kudos
    Talk about making a good impression on your new coworkers: in late April, marine acoustician Jennifer Miksis-Olds joined the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering. Read More
  • Researchers Kevin Jerram and Evgenia Bazhenova at the North Pole, with American and Russian flags
    - Polar Explorers
    Halfway through their six-week research cruise of the Arctic Ocean, UNH researchers Kevin Jerram and Evgenia Bazhenova visited the North Pole. Read More
  • A vaquita, the world's smallest and rarest porpoise
    - Prof with a Porpoise
    Chris Glass wouldn’t blame you if you’ve never heard of the vaquita. The small porpoise is so secretive that it wasn’t discovered as a species until 1958. Read More
  • Research Vessel Gulf Surveyor
    - Shiny and New
    UNH has a new, state-of-the-art research vessel that will help researchers map the coastal seafloor and better understand the ocean environment while providing training in the... Read More
  • Amelia Curtis
    - Historical Horticulture
    The seeds for Celia Thaxter's storied garden on Appledore Island are sown right here at UNH. Read More
  • EOS associate director David Divins
    - Divins Drills Down
    David Divins is EOS’s first full-time associate director since 2012. Read More
  • Larry Mayer sitting on a dock
    - Arctic Appointment
    President Obama named Larry Mayer to a four-year term on the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, an independent federal agency that advises the President and Congress. Read More
  • multicolored image of seafloor feature
    - A Hole in the Bottom of the Sea
    When Captain Andy Armstrong learned that a basin in the Gulf of Mexico would be named in his honor, he thought it was a mistake. Read More