Events & News

Earth Day is April 22!

UNH Earth Day Events

And be sure to check out all of our upcoming events below.

Events

  • April
    19

    Semester in the Office Hours

    3:00pm - 4:00pm, Have questions about Semester in the City? Drop in every other Monday from 3:00 to 4:00 to talk to staff about your application, admissions, or enrollment, or any other question you might have!This event is hosted in partnership with Semester in the City, College for Social Innovation.Please follow the link to join. 
  • April
    21

    Community-Based Solar Lending: Bringing Clean Energy to Low-Income Communities

    Community-Based Solar Lending: Bringing Clean Energy to Low-Income Communities 6:00pm - 7:00pm, Community-Based Solar Lending: Bringing Clean Energy to Low-Income Communities Join Michael Swack and Eric Hangen of the Center for Impact Finance (CIF) at the Carsey School of Public Policy for a discussion on methods to bring clean energy to low-income communities through community-based financing. Michael Swack serves as the Director of CIF and a pioneer in the community-development financing, microfinancing, and sustainable energy financing fields. Eric Hangen serves as...
  • April
    22

    University-Wide Undergraduate Sustainability Research Symposium, Part 1

    9:00am - 12:00pm, During this new Undergraduate Research Conference event, 80 UNH students will present on a wide range of sustainability research and projects with which they've been engaged. Register to join us virtually for the morning presentations. Morning session: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. oral presentationsBe sure to also join us for the afternoon session: 2 - 3:30 p.m. poster presentations 
  • April
    22

    Uncharted: Navigating to a Sustainable Future

    Uncharted: Navigating to a Sustainable Future 12:30pm - 2:00pm, A timely topic for these turbulent times! Creating a sustainable future demands navigating uncharted territory to address highly complex challenges and to work across silos and sectors to develop bold, effective, sustainable solutions. Best-selling author, entrepreneur, and CEO Margaret Heffernan will draw from her latest award-nominated book, Uncharted, which highlights people and organizations who aren’t paralyzed and daunted by uncertainty. Session will include Heffernan’...
  • April
    22

    University-Wide Undergraduate Sustainability Research Symposium, Part 2

    2:00pm - 3:30pm,  During this new Undergraduate Research Conference event, UNH students will present on a wide range of sustainability research and projects with which they've been engaged. Register to join us virtually for the afternoon poster presentations. 
  • April
    25

    Tea Time with the Freedom Cafe

    Tea Time with the Freedom Cafe 12:30pm - 2:00pm, Interested in sustainability? Curious to learn more about social equity in the tea industry? Join us on Sunday, April 25th from 12:30-2:00 for a virtual discussion with the Freedom Café on conscious consumerism and human trafficking. During the discussion, registrants are welcome to enjoy a cup of personally prepared tea within the comfort of their room.  This event is hosted by the Sustainability Advocates and is open to residents of participating residence halls (Congreve,...
  • April
    27

    Careers in Sustainability

    12:40pm - 2:00pm, Hear from a group of young sustainability leaders about their current roles, how they have built their careers post-college focused on building a more sustainable world, and their advice on how you can follow in their footsteps! Zoom: https://unh.zoom.us/j/92276138079 Panelists: Brittany Angelo - Regional Marketing Manager, ReVision Energy Julien Gevreau - Vice President, Sustainability at Jackson Family Wines Jill Howard – Health & Sustainabili...
  • April
    30

    Semester in the City @ UNH Spring Student Showcase

    Semester in the City @ UNH Spring Student Showcase 10:00am - 12:00pm, Celebrate the accomplishments of UNH students who have been living and interning in Boston with mission-driven organizations, or right here in Durham with UNH departments. They'll share their experiences and reflections during the Showcase!Please register with the event URL. 
  • May
    3

    Semester in the Office Hours

    3:00pm - 4:00pm, Have questions about Semester in the City? Drop in every other Monday from 3:00 to 4:00 to talk to staff about your application, admissions, or enrollment, or any other question you might have!This event is hosted in partnership with Semester in the City, College for Social Innovation.Please follow the link to join. 
  • May
    5

    Canceled   B Impact Clinic Spring Student Showcase

    Canceled   B Impact Clinic Spring Student Showcase 5:00pm - 5:00pm, Join us to hear from the students who participated this spring. They are helping companies assess and improve their social and environmental impact. Students will share their experiences and make recommendations, followed by a networking session!Please register with the event URL. 
  • May
    5

    B Impact Clinic Showcase

    5:00pm - 7:00pm, Join us for the end of semester B Impact Clinic Showcase! Register. Students will present their experiences from the spring B Impact Clinic, which gathers teams of undergraduate students from many majors and disciplines to serve as consultants for regional companies that are working to complete their B Impact Assessment. The BIA is an open-access, rigorous assessment tool, which is widely regarded as a comprehensive way to assess a company’s impact. Students help company lead...
  • May
    7

    UNH Sustainability Awards Recognition Ceremony

    UNH Sustainability Awards Recognition Ceremony 2:00pm - 4:00pm, Register to join us!UNH is a national leader in sustainability and is recognizing, celebrating and raising the visibility of individuals and teams who are champions of, and addressing sustainability issues through important research, teaching and curriculum development, campus initiatives and culture, and external engagement work across and beyond the university. Celebrate with us on May 7!Learn more about the UNH Sustainability Awards program.
  • May
    10

    Semester in the Office Hours

    3:00pm - 4:00pm, Have questions about Semester in the City? Drop in every other Monday from 3:00 to 4:00 to talk to staff about your application, admissions, or enrollment, or any other question you might have!This event is hosted in partnership with Semester in the City, College for Social Innovation.Please follow the link to join. 

News

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Q&A with Tori Wyman ‘21

Q&A with Tori Wyman ‘21

Q&A with Tori Wyman ‘21

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University Collaborative grooms a new kind of sustainable business leader

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Paul College students benefit from Changemaker opportunities

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B the Change

B the Change

B the Change

Student teams help aspiring B-Corps make the grade

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Spring cohort of Semester in the City interns

Change Yourself, Change the World

Change Yourself, Change the World

Semester in the City students transition to remote internships

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Winners of the 2019 NH Social Venture Innovation Challenge

2019 NH Social Venture Innovation Challenge Winners

2019 NH Social Venture Innovation Challenge Winners

Annual contest honors ingenuity

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Thompson Hall

UNH students get more opportunities to apply business skills to sustainability problems

UNH students get more opportunities to apply business skills to sustainability problems

Union Leader

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the 25 Social Innovation interns

Nine Weeks To Start Changing the World

Nine Weeks To Start Changing the World

Interns work toward social and environmental good

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Illustration of a fish, seaweed, mussel

Fishing for Fortunes

Fishing for Fortunes

UNH aquaculture, franchising innovations enhance economic opportunities

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Emily Woods '19

"Just People"

"Just People"

Social work major explores homelessness

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Summer Success as a Social Innovation Intern

Summer Success as a Social Innovation Intern

Summer Success as a Social Innovation Intern

Graduate student applies environmental policy education to summer internship

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Nelson Thomas ’20 making his presentation at the Social Innovation showcase.

Social Innovation Internships

Social Innovation Internships

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UNH's Fiona Wilson honored by the NHBSR

Wilson Wins Cornerstone Award

Wilson Wins Cornerstone Award

NHBSR honors professor

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Jill Howard

Bright Lights, Bright Future

Bright Lights, Bright Future

Jill Howard '19 describes her semester in the city

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Rachel Vaz '18

Using the Fast-Food Model for Social Good

Using the Fast-Food Model for Social Good

Center for Social Innovation and Enterprise fosters franchising

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Jill Howard, UNH student, in Boston

Not Your Typical Major

Not Your Typical Major

Jill Howard '19 talks about designing her own major

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UNH students walking to Paul College

Poets&Quants: B-Schools That Help You Make Money and Make a Difference

Poets&Quants: B-Schools That Help You Make Money and Make a Difference

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Andrew DeMeo '18 wins NH Social Venture Innovation Challenge

Honey and Flowers for All

Honey and Flowers for All

Andrew DeMeo '18 has a solution for protecting the U.S. honeybee population

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Leah Kuppermann '19 takes over the uofnh Snapchat account

Boston-Based

Boston-Based

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