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Events

  • January
    25

    Discover the Carsey School-National Development Council Education Award

    Discover the Carsey School-National Development Council Education Award 12:30pm - 1:00pm, Discover the Carsey School-National Development Council Education Award The National Development Council (NDC) is one of the most comprehensive community and economic development nonprofits in the United States. Through a unique education partnership, graduates of the NDC’s Professional Certification program can receive up to 6 graduate-level credits (2 courses) toward the Carsey School’s Master in Community Development (MCD) program. Plus, Carsey MCD students are eligible ...
  • February
    4

    Summer Sustainability Fellowship Info-Session

    Summer Sustainability Fellowship Info-Session 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Ready to build your skills, networks and confidence to lead as a sustainability leader?  Join us online to get your questions answered and hear about the summer 2022 Sustainability Fellowship! A paid opportunity, the Fellowship pairs exceptional undergraduate and graduate students from UNH and universities across the country with municipal, educational, corporate, and non-profit partners in New England to work on transformative sustainability initiatives. Each summer, Fellows...
  • February
    10

    How Purposeful Business Creates Competitive Advantage & Changes the World

    How Purposeful Business Creates Competitive Advantage & Changes the World 12:30pm - 2:00pm, Join us for an engaging lunchtime webinar moderated by author Andre Beaupre '75 (communication), co-founder of Soulful Advantage and UNH Sustainability Advisory Board Member. Unlike other purpose-focused books that spotlight large consumer companies and brands (think Ben & Jerry’s, Microsoft, Toms, Starbucks, IKEA, Unilever, Patagonia, Disney, Dove, Google, etc.), The Purposeful Nine and Soulful Advantage introduces a fresh group of highly successful, yet largely under t...
  • February
    14

    Sustainability Fellowship: Summer 2022 Application Deadline

    Sustainability Fellowship: Summer 2022 Application Deadline Gain experience, build your resume and networks, and get paid this summer! Fellows are paired with one of our municipal, educational, corporate, and non-profit partners in New England to work on transformative sustainability initiatives. Each summer, Fellows undertake challenging sustainability projects that are designed to create an immediate impact, offer an extraordinary learning experience, and foster meaningful collaboration.202fWhile working with their mentors and partner organizations,...
  • February
    18

    UNH Emeriti Council Student International Service Initiative Grant Info-Session

    UNH Emeriti Council Student International Service Initiative Grant Info-Session 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Want to make a difference in the world? Not sure where to start? Come learn about the EC-SISI program and get help with the application! EC-SISI grants enable UNH students to bring their knowledge, enthusiasm and expertise to solve real-world problems in developing areas of the world. Students work alongside faculty mentors to identify a social, environmental, or economic problem and then partner with regional stakeholders and/or international non-profit organizations to deve...
  • March
    1

    UNH Emeriti Council Student International Service Initiative Grant Deadline

    UNH Emeriti Council Student International Service Initiative Grant Deadline Want to make a difference in the world? Apply for an Emeriti Council Student International Service Initiative (EC-SISI) grant. EC-SISI grants enable UNH students to bring their knowledge, enthusiasm and expertise to solve real-world problems in developing areas of the world. Students work alongside faculty mentors to identify a social, environmental, or economic problem and then partner with regional stakeholders and/or international non-profit organizations to develop a project geared at mit...
  • March
    1

    Semester in the City: Fall 2022 Application Priority Deadline

    Semester in the City: Fall 2022 Application Priority Deadline Priority applications due to apply for Semester in the City – a transformative experience! Spend the semester living and interning in Boston with a mission-driven organization. You'll work with a dedicated mentor, earn a full semester of credit (some may apply to majors), build your network and career skills and make a difference in the community!
  • March
    15

    B Impact Clinic: Fall 2022 Application Priority Deadline

    B Impact Clinic: Fall 2022 Application Priority Deadline Do you want to make the world a better place? Did you know that there is a community of companies harnessing business as a force for good? Learn more and contribute to this culture shift by becoming a part of UNH’s B Impact Clinic in the fall. (Earn 2 credits; Paul students: satisfies 1 BiP experience) UNH’s Changemaker Collaborative, in partnership with New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility, gathers small teams of UNH students (from all majors) to consult for local businesses to...
  • March
    31

    Eddie S. Glaude: Race and Democracy

    Eddie S. Glaude: Race and Democracy 7:00pm - 8:15pm, Race and Democracy: America is Always Changing, But America Never ChangesAmerica’s great promise of equality has always rung hollow in the ears of Black Americans. Today, more than 60 years after the civil rights movement, Dr. Eddie Glaude Jr. says the situation is equally dire — and yet, the promise still lives. Drawing from his landmark book, Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul and his New York Times bestseller Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America ...
  • April
    1

    Semester in the City: Fall 2022 Application Final Deadline

    Semester in the City: Fall 2022 Application Final Deadline Last chance to apply for fall 2022 Semester in the City! A transformative experience, you’lllive and intern in Boston with a mission-driven organization for the semester. You'll work with a dedicated mentor, earn a full semester of credit (some may apply to majors), build your network and career skills and make a difference in the community!
  • April
    1

    B Impact Clinic: Fall 2022 Application Final Deadline

    B Impact Clinic: Fall 2022 Application Final Deadline Do you want to make the world a better place? Did you know that there is a community of companies harnessing business as a force for good? Learn more and contribute to this culture shift by becoming a part of UNH’s B Impact Clinic. (Earn 2 credits; Paul students: satisfies 1 BiP experience) UNH’s Changemaker Collaborative, in partnership with New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility, gathers small teams of UNH students (from all majors) each semester to act as consultants for local ...
  • April
    1

    UNH Sustainability Awards Recognition Celebration

    1:00pm - 3:00pm, Please join us to celebrate individuals and teams doing important sustainability research, curriculum development and teaching, campus initiatives and culture, and external engagement work across and beyond the university. The program raises the visibility of these activities and achievements to help build a deep culture of sustainability that permeates all facets of our institution and how we work. Sustainability at UNH is a university-wide endeavor. Broadly, sustainability ...
  • April
    21

    Changemaker Speaker Series: Save the Date!

    12:30pm - 2:00pm, Save the date for an engaging lunchtime panel discussion. A signature program of the Changemaker Collaborative, the UNH Sustainability Institute's partnership with the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics and the Carsey School of Public Policy, the Changemaker Speaker Series covers a diverse range of topics related to the world’s most pressing challenges, including the climate crisis and racial injustice. Thank you to our series partners: Responsible Governance &a...
  • April
    22

    UNH Sustainability Institute Celebrates Earth Day

    Save the date to celebrate Earth Day 2022! At UNH, we view sustainability as a collective commitment to human dignity for all people and ecological integrity in all places. We understand that solving the climate crisis is one piece of sustainability's interconnected puzzle. Every year on April 22, UNH joins people and organizations around the world to celebrate Earth Day, which marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.Get engaged in local, regional and g...

News

Q&A with Masami Dustin ‘21

Q&A with Masami Dustin ‘21

Q&A with Masami Dustin ‘21

B.S. Business Administration, Management

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Q&A with Tori Wyman ‘21

Q&A with Tori Wyman ‘21

Q&A with Tori Wyman ‘21

B.S. Business Administration, Management

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Birds eye view of the UNH Durham Campus

Seacoast Online: NH Social Venture Innovation Challenge finalists compete Nov. 30

Seacoast Online: NH Social Venture Innovation Challenge finalists compete Nov. 30

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University Collaborative grooms a new kind of sustainable business leader

University Collaborative grooms a new kind of sustainable business leader

University Collaborative grooms a new kind of sustainable business leader

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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