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  • a photo collage of different UNH 2017 graduates
  • map of US showing where UNH faculty will be watching total eclipse

    Chasing the Moon

    UNH faculty are traveling to what's known as the path of totality to witness the Aug. 21 eclipse. Find out where they're going.
  • Thompson Hall at UNH in Durham, NH

    UNH 85th on College Access Index

    The New York Times has ranked UNH 85th on its College Access Index, a guide that rates schools based on their commitment to economic diversity, which the newspaper called "Doing the Most for the...
  • Matt Simon, Andrew Bevan, Phil Collins and Allan Wright

    Campus Health and Safety Honored

    Office of Environmental Health and Safety receives national award.
  • John Small

    Introducing the Chairman

    John Small, chairman of the USNH board of trusteesJohn W. Small, a '76 UNH graduate and former vice chair of the University System of New Hampshire (USNH) board of trustees, has been unanimously...
  • Onni Irish ‘16G

    Four Graduates in Four Countries

    Four recent graduates of UNH will be abroad this fall studying, teaching and conducting research through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
  • Thanh Drinh '17

    Payback

    Thanh Dinh ’17 had a personal reason for delaying his application to medical school so he could volunteer with City Year, and he offers it up readily: When he needed support, people gave it to him....
  • Salme Cook, an oceanography Ph.D. student

    Faster Than Lightning Research

    To know how sediment moves in an estuary, you have to know how the water flows — the tides, the currents. Using computer models to understand that motion can be time-consuming and costly. Which is...
  • Thanh Dinh ’17

    Payback

    Thanh Dinh ’17 had a personal reason for delaying his application to medical school so he could volunteer with City Year, and he offers it up readily: When he needed support, people gave it to him....
  • Murkland Courtyard at UNH

    UNH Ranked Safest School in the Country

    UNH has been named the safest college in the country.
  • UNH graduate Robert Bender '17

    From Navigator to Drafter

    Air Force veteran Robert Bender '17 has found a new career.
  • Pettee Hall

    UNH Social Work Program Seventh in Nation

    USA Today College and College Factual have ranked the UNH undergraduate social work program among the best in the nation.
  • Shawn Swist ’17

    An Astronomical Goal

    Shawn Swist ’17 starts graduate school at Stanford University this fall.
  • Tiffany Winn ‘17

    Job? Check

    Unlike some new alumni, Tiffany Winn '17 wasn’t stressed about getting a job after she graduated in May, and for good reason. She had landed one before she even started her senior year.
  • Samuel Warach '17

    Passion for Innovation Leads to NextStep

    When Sam Warach '17 was a sophomore, he cofounded the UNH Entrepreneurship Club. In 2016, he was among four students to be the first to train as University Innovation Fellows.
  • Students in the nursing simulation lab at UNH

    Building A Team

    When someone gets sick, or is hospitalized, the people charged with his or her care can include doctors, nurses, nutritionists and occupational therapists, among others. Which is why it makes sense...
  • Joanna Lewis '17

    What’s Next: Water Sanitation in Panama

    When Joanna Lewis ’17 was thinking about what she would do with her newly minted degree in environmental engineering, she didn’t turn to a big firm or local municipality. She joined the Peace Corps.
  • Jordan Garrett '20 and Caitlin Burnett '20

    The Everyday Life of Climate Change

    The big picture of climate change is often heralded in photos depicting melting ice caps and stranded polar bears or smokestacks tainting the sky with soot. Less well captured are the changes to...
  • a UNH Health Services nutritionist

    What Are Colleges on Your List Doing About Wellness?

    A sleep kit — one of many free snooze-enhancing offerings provided by UNH Health Services
  • Nutrition workshop in demo kitchen at UNH Health Services

    The Wellness Factor

    A sleep kit — one of many free snooze-enhancing offerings provided by UNH Health Services  
  • Paul College Great Hall

    Farm-to-Hospital

    Can fresh local food be offered at Wentworth-Douglass? A COLSA senior has a plan to make it happen.
  • UNH student Yusuf Ebrahim

    Research for the Scientific World

    Bria Frehner ’17 first started conducting research on cancer cells in professor Charles Walker’s lab the summer after her freshman year. Yusuf Ebrahim ’17 met Walker during his first semester at UNH...
  • Paul College at UNH

    A Look at Housing Costs in New England

    An internship that turned into a part-time job helped Conor McFarland '17 understand just how lacking affordable housing is in the state of New Hampshire.
  • UNH plant breeding

    Breeding Success

    In 1951, the "New Hampshire Midget" watermelon, developed at UNH by Albert F. Yeager, then head of the university’s horticulture department, won a gold medal in the All-American Selection(AAS)trials...
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  • a mural in progress at UNH's Dimond Library, celebrating its sesquicentennial

    A Picture Worth 150 Years

    The first thing you notice is the swirl of vibrant colors and the larger-than-life figures, chosen to visually mark the university’s 150-year history. Created by students in art professor Jennifer...
  • UNH alumna Anne Sarkisian ’64

    Self-Help

    It’s been more than a decade since Anne Sarkisian ’64 found what has become her life’s work: educating people about the health risks of gluten intolerance. A few years ago, after too many hours of...
  • a large Carol Shea-Porter campaign sign on a truck

    Four-Peat

    The story that many people from New Hampshire have heard about U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter ’74, ‘79G is that she was a reluctant candidate. Consider that no longer relevant. In November, Shea-Porter...
  • Laurel Thatcher Ulrich '80 Ph. D.

    Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History

    The history of International Women’s Day was built on the shoulders of those who supported women garment workers in New York City in 1909, and the 100 attendees of a women’s conference in Denmark a...
  • Ken Roberge judging maple syrup for clarity

    Sugarmaking Season

    UNH Cooperative Extension field specialist Steve Roberge  Steve Roberge says that equating real maple syrup to store-bought is like comparing apples and oranges. Or more aptly, tree sap and corn...
  • graphic showing where UNH faculty are working and studying during spring semester 2017

    The World Made Smaller

    Faculty members are once more scattered around the globe, either sharing their expertise or increasing their knowledge, thanks to a variety of fellowships, established programs and research projects...
  • Trappist solar system

    Spaced Out

    “Astronomy compels the soul to look upward and leads us from this world to another.”       —Plato, The Republic, 342 BCE Last week, when NASA announced the discovery of seven new planets whose size...
  • Career and Internship Fair at University of New Hampshire

    Six Things Seniors Should Be Doing Right Now

    Commencement is less than 100 days away. Here's what all seniors should be doing right now to get ready for the near future. 
  • Ronan Donovan '05

    Right Place, Right Time

    Ronan Donovan '05 found his way from wildlife field biologist to conservation photographer and filmmaker.
  • MUB flags

    Standing in Solidarity

    On Wednesday, when members of the UNH community gathered on T Hall lawn to stand in unity against President Donald Trump’s executive order banning people from seven predominantly Muslim countries...
  • Matt Griswold '18 works at the UNH Makerspace in the Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center or ECenter.

    Passport to Cash

    Three UNH students will get a jump on the biggest issue facing many college graduates today even before they don their caps and gowns.
  • UNH psychology professor Katie Edwards

    No Means No Worldwide

    No means no. Not just here, on this campus, in this country, but everywhere, even in Kenya, which has one of the highest instances of rape in the world. Fortunately, it also has a progressive sexual...
  • mural in progress at Dimond Library

    Making These Walls Talk

    Students in professor Jennifer Moses’s intermediate painting class have created a new mural that celebrates UNH's sesquicentennial.
  • UNH veteran-students in the veteran-student lounge in Thompson Hall

    A Place for Veterans

    It’s the first meeting of the Student Armed Forces Association and a handful of student veterans are gathered in a small suite on the third floor of Thompson Hall. Doug Rodoski ’16 sits in an...
  • student in dining hall

    Swipe It Forward

    Kim Babbitt, the associate dean of academic affairs in the College of Life Sciences and Agriculture, fainted while taking her SATs. She wasn’t nervous; she was hungry
  • Jeff Carter '19

    Passion on and off the Gridiron

    Jeff Carter '19 is going to be a nurse. The fact that he’s a 6-foot-3, 275-pound offensive lineman on the UNH football team just makes his story more interesting. And yet, why wouldn’t a 6-foot-3,...
  • UNH ROTC cadets on Boulder Field with blackhawk helicopters

    UNH Continues to Support New Hampshire National Guard Students

    During the 2015-2016 academic year some 313 members of the New Hampshire National Guard received tuition waivers from UNH. The amount of tuition waived for UNH Guard members totaled $1,620,420 during...
  • A view of the stage at UNH's Johnson Theatre

    The Political Stage

    Even if you haven’t seen the “Saturday Night Live” sketches featuring Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump and Kate McKinnon as Hillary Clinton, it’s likely you’ve read about them. A story on the most recent...
  • Dan Bergeron

    From Batch Cards to Live Streaming

    UNH's computer science department turns 35 this year.
  • UNH graduate student Samantha Brand '17

    Through Her Eyes

    Sometimes research bumps up against real life. In the case of Samantha Brand ‘17, that collision was set in motion in 2015 when she decided to apply for a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship...
  • Dana Gringras

    Grooming Leaders of Change

    Dana Gingras '17 was struggling to figure out how she could afford to do an internship, which she believed would help guide her future, and still earn the credits she needs to graduate on time. A new...
  • Dan Landry

    Modeling Confidence To Raise Self-Esteem

    As Wildcat Youth Mentors, UNH students are working with at-risk middle- and high schoolers to instill confidence and build self-esteem.
  • UNH Law School

    Capturing The Vote

    The trend of voters taking pictures of their completed ballots in the voting booth and then posting them on social media is illegal in many states, including New Hampshire, where it carries a $1,000...
  • HP Hood &Son memorabilia

    Who Knew?

    After 150 years, you’d expect a few stories. Like the one about when real wildcats (the UNH mascot) were brought to football games. And the fact that not one but two alumni have received the Medal of...
  • Gen. Lori Robinson visiting Australian Air Force bases and units

    Becoming Lori Robinson

    Most people don’t make the cover of a magazine unless they’re a celebrity — an actor or a singer or a rock star, say. But then, define rock star.
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