Hands-on Programs

Hands-on Programs
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Learn. Practice. Lead.


Our programs are steeped in real-world experiential learning. Step out of the traditional classroom and apply what you're learning, harness your passions and make big impact on campus and beyond.

Whether you're ready to take small steps to live more sustainably, want to test the waters by trying a course or program, or are ready to deep-dive into designing a life and career of sustainable impact, there's a place for everyone to learn, and teach in UNH's sustainable learning community. We're here to connect you.

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B Impact Clinic


Step out of the traditional classroom to work with local companies, help assess their social and environmental impact and learn what makes a sustainable business. Earn credit; open to all majors.

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Carbon Clinic


Gain expertise and experience in sought-after environmental reporting skills and complete carbon footprint analyses for leading regional businesses, nonprofits and communities. Earn credit; open to all majors.

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Social Venture Innovation Challenge


Develop sustainable, business-oriented ideas to solve our most pressing challenges. Open to all majors, all NH college students; win cash prizes!

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International Changemaker Grant


Bring your knowledge, enthusiasm and expertise to solve real-world problems in developing areas of the world in partnership with faculty and regional stakeholders. Gain experience; funding available.

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Trash 2 Treasure


Help lead UNH's efforts to reduce waste on campus and in landfills, and build a culture of less consumption on campus. Gain leadership experience; volunteer to give back.

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Sustainability Advocates


Be a leader in your residence hall and engage your peers in sustainable thought and action across campus. Gain leadership experience; volunteer to give back.