GMO Grim Reaper
October 16, 2017
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire will host a screening of the film “Food Evolution,” which explores the debate surrounding plant breeding approaches, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the Johnson Theatre of the Paul Creative Arts Center. A panel discussion moderated by Lorraine Merrill, commissioner of the N.H. Department of Agriculture, Markets & Food, will follow. Tickets for the screening are free and available on a first come, first served basis.


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Brent Loy
08/28/17 - UNH Celebrates Contributions of Researcher Brent Loy Oct. 3
DURHAM, N.H. – J. Brent Loy, professor emeritus of plant biology and genetics at the University of New Hampshire, and a researcher with the NH Agricultural Experiment Station, will be honored at a twilight celebration Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, recognizing his 50 years of research and innovation. The...
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08/23/17 - More Than 400 Incoming N.H. Students Will Attend UNH Tuition-Free Thanks to Granite Guarantee
More Than 400 Incoming N.H. Students Will Attend UNH Tuition-Free Thanks to Granite Guarantee DURHAM, N.H. – Response by this year’s incoming class to the Granite Guarantee, a new program that guarantees all full-time, first-year New Hampshire students receiving federal Pell grants will pay no...
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Stacia Sower
08/21/17 - UNH Researcher Recognized for Life-Long Achievements in Endocrinology
DURHAM, N.H. -- Long-time New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station researcher Stacia Sower, professor emeritus of molecular and biochemical neuroendocrinology at the University of New Hampshire, recently gave the prestigious Bargmann-Scharrer Lecture at the quadrennial meeting of the...
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08/14/17 - UNH Researchers Aim to Re-Domesticate Quinoa for Northern New England
DURHAM, N.H. – Researchers with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire have launched a research project that aims to “re-domesticate” the superfood quinoa in northern New England, giving the region’s farmers a new high-value grain crop that is in high...
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08/07/17 - UNH Researcher Receives Grant to Study Effects of Pesticide Treatments on Weeds
DURHAM, N.H. – A researcher with the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire has received a federal grant to determine if pesticide seed treatments inadvertently protect weed seeds in the soil from being attacked by naturally occurring invertebrate and fungal species....
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08/03/17 - UNH Research Discovers Genetic Mechanism Preventing Kidney Injury After Severe Dehydration
DURHAM, N.H. – Millions of people die every year from dehydration as a result of exposure and illness. In humans, even the most minor dehydration can compromise the kidneys causing lifelong, irreparable issues or even death. However, some animals living in desert environments are able to survive...
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07/25/17 - UNH Researcher Develops Innovative Way to Understand Nature of an Entire Tiny Particle
DURHAM, N.H. – New research from the University of New Hampshire has led to the development of a novel technique to determine the surface area and volume of small particles, the size of a grain of sand or smaller. Due to their tiny size, irregular shape and limited viewing angle, commonly used...
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07/24/17 - Grant Supports New UNH Soccer and Lacrosse Facility, Northeast Passage
DURHAM, N.H. – A generous grant from the Eleanor and Clarence Prevo Fund will launch the development of a new soccer and lacrosse facility at the University of New Hampshire and support Northeast Passage, which empowers people with disabilities to engage in athletic pursuits. “We are enormously...
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07/24/17 - Guiding Stars Raises Awareness of Healthy Food Choices in UNH Dining Halls
DURHAM, N.H. – New research found the Guiding Stars nutritional rating system, which educates consumers about healthy food options, had a positive effect raising awareness of healthy food choices available at the University of New Hampshire. “Many of us are looking to make changes that will support...
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07/19/17 - Social Innovation Internship Showcase at UNH July 26
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire will host the “Social Innovation Internship Showcase” Wednesday, July 26, 2017, from 10 a.m.-noon, followed by a networking reception for attendees, as a concluding event of the summer social innovation internship program. Now in its 7th year, this...
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