Girl holds blue lobster at UNH Ocean Discovery Day.
September 19, 2018
DURHAM, N.H. – Touch a horseshoe crab, map the ocean floor and drive a remotely operated vehicle at the University of New Hampshire’s Ocean Discovery Day on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. Ocean Discovery Day will provide visitors with an opportunity to explore the wonders of the sea through interactive exhibits and demonstrations at the Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory on the UNH campus in Durham. The event is free to the public and runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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UNH Announces First Members of Its Alumni Entrepreneur Hall of Fame

The University of New Hampshire will induct the first five alumni into its Entrepreneur Hall of Fame at an awards ceremony Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018.

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Harry Patten, UNH alumnus, and Ian Grant, director of the UNH ECenter.
05/22/18 - Patten Family Foundation Expands Support for UNH’s Entrepreneurship Center
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire’s Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter) has received a $360,000 gift from the Patten Family Foundation to expand several programs that provide financial support for entrepreneurial students.  “The ECenter is nationally recognized for the work it does to...
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05/19/18 - L.L. Bean Leader Addresses 2018 UNH Commencement
DURHAM, N.H. – “As you all embark on this next chapter, no matter what your plans are or where they may take you, I wish for you to lead an adventure-filled life,” University of New Hampshire commencement speaker L.L. Bean Chairman Shawn Gorman ‘89 said during the university's  commencement held...
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05/17/18 - University of New Hampshire Announces May 2018 Graduates
The following students participated in the University of New Hampshire Commencement Ceremony held Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Durham, N.H. Students who received the honor of summa cum laude graduated with a GPA of 3.85-4.0; students who received the honor of magna cum laude graduated with a GPA of 3...
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05/16/18 - Media Advisory: 2018 University of New Hampshire Commencement
  WHAT: University of New Hampshire Commencement  WHEN: 10 a.m., Saturday, May 19, 2018  WHERE:  Wildcat Stadium, rain or shine. Simulcast viewing is available in Lundholm Gymnasium. Shawn Gorman ‘89, the second chairman in L.L. Bean’s century-plus history, will deliver the commencement address....
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05/15/18 - UNH Creates Alumni Entrepreneur Hall of Fame Thanks to Anonymous Gift
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire’s Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter) is seeking nominations for its first inductee into the newly formed Alumni Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. Created with a gift from an anonymous donor, the Hall of Fame will recognize its first member in the fall. The...
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05/14/18 - UNH Scientists Develop Method to Estimate New England Cottontail Population
DURHAM, N.H. – Scientists with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire have developed a method to estimate the abundance of New England cottontail populations. The noninvasive method provides an important tool in the effort to conserve this region’s only...
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05/09/18 - UNH Recognizes Entrepreneur and Philanthropist at Annual Business Competition
DURHAM, N.H. – Jackie Eastwood, co-founder and CEO of Salient Surgical Technologies, Inc., was recognized for her entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to the state and the University of New Hampshire at the 2018 Holloway Innovation-to-Market Competition. Eastwood received the Paul J. Holloway...
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Milan, a hybrid variety developed by Seneca Vegetable Research, utilizing a UNH inbred line
05/07/18 - New Squash, Melon, and Pumpkin Seeds Developed at UNH Now Available
DURHAM, N.H. – Gardeners preparing to plant their fruits and vegetables have a number of new summer squash, melon and pumpkins options that were developed at the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire by a researcher who represents the longest continuous squash and...
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04/30/18 - UNH Research Finds Saltmarsh Sparrows Support Gender Equality
DURHAM, N.H. – In birds, females have the ability to control the sex of individual eggs; therefore, a mother may be able to choose whether she prefers each egg laid to be a male or female. From an evolutionary standpoint, this can be very beneficial, as different circumstances may favor the success...
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04/24/18 - UNH Franchise Index Outpaces S&P 500 in 2017
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire’s RIFC 50 Index™ and the franchise business sector it represents outperformed the overall market represented in the S&P 500 Index by 9.2 percent in 2017. The RIFC 50 Index, initially published in 2002 by UNH’s Rosenberg International Franchise...
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04/24/18 - UNH Announces 2018 Granite State Award and Honorary Degree Recipients
DURHAM, N.H. – A Boston mayoral candidate, the chairman of L.L. Bean and the first woman to earn an advanced degree in physics from the University of New Hampshire will be recognized for their achievements at UNH’s commencement ceremony Saturday, May 19, 2018. Margaret Shea ’58, G’61, the first...
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04/20/18 - U.S. Representative Tim Ryan to Address 2018 UNH Law Graduates
CONCORD, N.H. -- Tim Ryan ’00 JD, United States congressman representing Ohio’s 13th district, will deliver the University of New Hampshire School of Law’s commencement address Saturday, May 19, 2018. “We are thrilled to welcome an alum of Tim’s stature back to campus to help us celebrate the next...
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