Sarah Schaier

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  • Kevin Culligan holds a Arabidopsis thaliana plant in his lab.

    Damage Control

    COLSA's Kevin Culligan is studying how pathogens cause DNA double-strand breaks in plants and how plants repair them, thanks to an NSF grant.
  • Hagfish

    New Grant Will Fund Study of Hagfish Slime

    Professor David Plachetzki received a grant to study what has been described as the grossest super-material on the planet.
  • RADM John P. Neagley '82 talks to UNH students.

    A Tour at the Edge of Possible

    UNH was honored to welcome Rear Admiral John P. Neagley '82 to campus recently for a tour and discussion of the latest relevant research.
  • Stephanie Clarke, recipient of COLSA's Excellence in Teaching Award

    COLSA Faculty Honored with College Awards

    Stephanie Brown and Timothy Montminy were recently recognized for their outstanding dedication to students.
  • Jesse Stabile Morrell

    The Proust Questionnaire: Jesse Stabile Morrell

    What's your idea of perfect happiness? Jesse Stabile Morrell's involves a lot of sand. 
  • Kathryn Bennett '19 UNH Environmental Sciences and Sustainability

    COLSA at the 2018 Undergraduate Research Conference

    To learn more about the UNH College of Life Sciences and Agriculture, visit our website.
  • Lucy Spence '18 at work in a UNH biology lab.

    Outside Her Comfort Zone

    Lucy Spence '18 is headed to Nicaragua to work with children and adults as an environmental educator for the Peace Corps. 
  • UNH's equestrian IDA team wins 2018 season championship

    Riding High

    UNH equestrian teams continue to distinguish themselves.
  • Shadi Atallah works with coffee grower

    Made in the Shade

    Shadi Atallah’s research aims to help coffee farmers implement sustainable, environmentally friendly practices without hurting the bottom line.
  • Students at work in UNH's Brewing Science Laboratory

    UNH To Host Beer Lecture Series During NH Craft Beer Week

    UNH invites the public to learn about beer’s significant social, cultural, economic and environmental contributions.
  • Wild bees

    UNH Researcher Receives Grant To Improve Pollinator Health

    Sandra Rehan has received a $550,000 Pollinator Health Fund grant from the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research.
  • Spark 2018 - Innovation from Bench to Bedside

    Innovation from Bench to Bedside

    A new research center brings together multiple disciplines to advance solutions for human health and well-being.
  • High tunnel at UNH farm.

    Sustainable Ag Team Wins Grant to Partner with Peruvian University

    UNH has won an Innovation Fund Grant, bringing opportunities for undergrads to study in the Andean Region.
  • Energy for Change

    Energy for Change

    Henry Herndon '15, '17G wants to change the global energy system, and he's starting in the Granite State.
  • Soil Savior

    Soil Savior

    UNH grad student hopes to use prestigious federal fellowship to help U.S. farmers improve soil health and productivity.
  • UNH Students Take Wildlife Conservation Abroad

    UNH Students Take Wildlife Conservation Abroad

    This past fall, UNH students participating in the EcoQuest program in New Zealand took part in U.S. Embassy funded research on long-tailed bats. The bats are one of only two mammal species native to...
  • UNH students conducting research in the field

    Protecting a Native Species

    Research by UNH students will help New Zealand's vulnerable long-tailed bats.
  • Andrew DeMeo '18 wins NH Social Venture Innovation Challenge

    Honey and Flowers for All

    Andrew DeMeo ’18 wants to put flowers in your yard and honey on your table and create a better world for you and your children.
  • UNH grad student Katherine Sinacore studying tropical trees

    Tropical Treasure Trove

    Katherine Sinacore's research is enabling responsible land-use decisions in Panama’s tree plantations.
  • UNH students working with plants in the greenhouses

    Food for Thought

    A new Thompson School partnership provides Oyster River students with fresh, local vegetables hydroponically grown in UNH’s greenhouses.
  • University of New Hampshire graduate student Brianna LaCarubba

    Research Excellence Recognized

    Brianna LaCarubba ’18G has been recognized with a Trainee Professional Development Award from the Society for Neuroscience.    
  • Hydroponic lettuce at UNH Thompson School greenhouse

    Veggie Tale

    UNH Thompson School partners with school district to provide fresh produce year round.
  • UNH Thompson School of Applied Science Veterinary Technology Program

    Animal Ambition

    Four vet tech students talk about the value of learning by doing.
  • Jacob Withee, bee whisperer

    Bee Bullies

    While a graduate student in zoology at UNH, Jacob Withee '16G studied the effects of aggression on the social behavior of Ceratina calcurata, commonly known as small carpenter bees.
  • UNH professor Kelley Thomas

    Lab Luminary

    Kelley Thomas has been designated a STEM Exemplar by the P.I. Program.
  • Samantha Agyeman

    High Gear

    COLSA biomedical sciences student Samantha Agyeman '18 will be at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts, quite a bit this NFL season.   
  • a photo collage of different UNH 2017 graduates
  • UNH's Molly Jacobson '17


    Protecting Maine’s shorebirds leaves Molly Jacobson '17 happy as a lark.
  • UNH student with a cat in the PAWS clinic, part of the veterinary technology program

    Leader of the Pack

    UNH’s veterinary technology program has been named the second best in the country.
  • Alana Davidson

    Meal Plan

    Alana Davidson ’17 wants everyone to have equal access to nutritious food.
  • UNH graduate Anna Gruen

    Finding Her Success

    During a recent job interview, a could-be future boss asked Anna Gruen ’17, “Where do you see yourself in 50 years?”
  • Researchers at EPA awards ceremony

    Researchers Honored at EPA Awards Ceremony

    John Aber and Gregg Moore received honors at the Environmental Protection Agency’s Environmental Merit Awards ceremony.
  • dairy cows at a farm in New Hampshire

    Relief Fund Proposed for New Hampshire’s Dairy Farms

    In early December, New Hampshire’s Dairy Farmers Task Force voted 5-1 to propose a dairy producer relief program during the 2017 legislative session.
  • the downtown areas of Littleton and Rochester NH

    A Town Wants Visitor Feedback? There’s an App for That

    UNH Cooperative Extension has developed an app to help communities solicit impressions about their downtown areas and analyze the feedback gleaned. 
  • STEM Docents Training at Piscataquog River in Manchester

    STEM Sell

    After an unbroken string of unusually hot, dry days, the skies finally opened on Wednesday, Aug. 10, drenching the 12 STEM docents who had gathered at the Piscataquog River in Manchester for the...
  • New Hampshire educators practice the inquiry teaching method.

    Inquiring Minds

    Before young children set foot in a classroom, much of what they learn is the result of their own curiosity and unstructured exploration.
  • STEM teachers summit at UNH

    Full STEM Ahead

    Adrien Deshaies is helping his students push limits and approach science in unconventional ways. A science and robotics teacher at Belmont High School in New Hampshire, he attended the second annual...
  • A New Hampshire farmer

    Field of Greens

    Many New Hampshire farmers view trading their tried-and-true full season silage corn variety for one with a shorter growing season as more than a little risky. But not Adam Crete, who runs the Crete...
  • jack o'lanterns on UNH campus
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