Sustainability

Skye Loto in the woods.

Internship Makes a Difference Close to Home

Skye Loto is passionate about businesses that focus on environmental and social good. When she was looking for an internship to help her grow her hands-on experience in this area, she discovered the Semester for Impact program.   Semester for Impact is offered by the College for Social Innovation... Read More

Recent Stories

  • Grace Stott '20
    - The Journey From Farm to Fork
    Grace Stott’s interest in nutrition started in middle school. That’s when she knew she wanted her future to be in food. She thought that meant she’d be in the culinary world,... Read More
  • Jonathan Gagne' 19
    - Seeing STARS for Waste Reduction and Recycling
    When Jonathan Gagne ‘19 began his undergraduate degree, he was interested in business and nature. He stumbled upon a degree in environmental and resource economics and knew this... Read More
  • Close-up image of North American carpenter bee on black background
    - What’s the Buzz?
    A new study looks at the "almost-social" North American carpenter bee to better understand how honeybees evolved such complex social lives. Read More
  • Dan Birhstihl ’178with Extension field specialists Jeremy DeLisle and Elaina Enzien.
    - Seeing The Big Picture
    Husband and wife team Dan Lagueux and Valerie Vanasse opened New England’s Tap House Grille in 2013 to serve from-scratch meals and local craft beer. After just a few years of... Read More
  • Meghan Howey and students working along Great Bay
    - Why Coastal Storms Are A Threat To Tourism (WGBH)
    Professor Meghan Howey discusses sea level rise and disappearing NH history. Read More
  • Alley Leach and Jenn Andrews from UNH Sustainability Institute hold their UNH Innovator of the Year trophy
    - Innovating Campus Sustainability
    Jennifer Andrews ’02, ’08G and Allison Leach ’18G of the UNH Sustainaibility Institute (UNHSI) have been named the 2019 J. Brent Loy Innovators of the Year. Read More
  • Snowy trail in a northern forest
    - Winter Is Coming. Or Is It?
    “Winter is coming,” the saying goes. But is it? New research from UNH has found clear signs of a decline in frost days, snow covered days and other indicators of winter that could... Read More
  • UNH's Nancy Kinner
    - Coming Full Circle
    "Neither of my parents went to college, but they were insistent on two things: You were going to go to college ... You better like what you do...” Read More
  • Thompson Hall on UNH campus shot from above, with sun setting behind
    - Cool Honor
    UNH has received an award from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Read More
  • Oyster farming
    - N.H. Oyster Farming a Growing Industry
    New Hampshire commercial oyster farming industry gains ground, has substantial growth potential. Read More