Local Leadership

student in COVID-19 testing lab

Put To The Test

When professor Kelley Thomas turned on the lights in the COVID-19 testing lab on a recent Monday morning, he says there are no words to describe what he felt. Read More

Recent Stories

  • Gulf of Maine
    - Fish Futures
    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recently awarded a team lead by a UNH scientist more than half a million dollars to study how warming waters and migrating fish... Read More
  • “Yours For The Building”
    - “Yours For The Building”
    “For more than 30 years, John Lewis has had an unwavering commitment to the civil rights movement,” then-UNH President Dale Nitzschke said in his 1994 introduction of that year’s... Read More
  • Fifth-grade social studies teachers at Oyster River Middle School
    - Concord Monitor: Teachers Work to Broaden History Classes
    After participating in a book discussion led by NH Listens, a group of public school teachers are working to broaden history lessons. Kyra Dulmage is part of a fifth-grade team... Read More
  • Wildcat statue wearing protective mask
    - Looking Toward Fall
    If this were any other year, we wouldn’t be talking about plans to reopen UNH in the fall. It would never have closed. During any other summer, campus would be teeming with... Read More
  • Julian Maduro ’21
    - Character Counts
    When Julian Maduro ’21 says she grew up around books, she is speaking both figuratively and literally. Read More
  • UNH Manchester graduate Angelina Gillispie '20 at a Black Lives Matter rally
    - A Call to Educators: Uplifting Our Black Youth
    Angelina Gillispie ’20, a recent graduate of the English teaching program at UNH Manchester, published an essay about her experience with the Black Lives Matter rallies and vigils... Read More
  • Paul College Professor of Economics Ju-Chin Huang
    - The Cost of Clean Air
    How can you put a price tag on the benefits of cleaning up the air, shoring up diminishing water supplies, or producing less garbage? Read More
  • Ronelle Tsheila '21
    - Early Activism
    Ronelle Tshiela ’21 has a friend who never drives with anything in his pockets. He keeps his license and registration on the dashboard so if he gets stopped by the police he doesn... Read More
  • Finding 400 Seats
    - Finding 400 Seats
    On June 11, for the first time since the Civil War, the NH House of Representatives met outside of the State House, holding its session at UNH’s Whittemore Center, one of the few... Read More
  • Lumpfish in water
    - Fisheries Funding
    With new NOAA grants, UNH marine research aims to bring better, more sustainable seafood to the table. Read More