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May 23, 2018
DURHAM, N.H. - The angel investor market in 2017 saw an increase in investment dollars and deal size, according to the latest angel market analysis released by the Center for Venture Research at the University of New Hampshire. Total investments in 2017 were $23.9 billion, an increase of 12.6 percent over 2016, and 61,560 entrepreneurial ventures received angel funding in 2017, a decline of 4.4% over 2016 investments. The number of active investors in 2017 was 288,380 individuals, a decrease of... Read Full Article

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L.L. Bean Leader Addresses 2018 UNH Commencement

“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 Saturday, May 19, 2018.

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11/02/17 - Free Performance Celebrates 150 Years of UNH Music, Theatre and Dance
DURHAM, N.H. – More than 150 music, theatre and dance students at the University of New Hampshire will celebrate 150 years of the arts in a free performance at The Music Hall in Portsmouth Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public but registration for a...
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10/31/17 - UNH Students Available to Partner with N.H. Small Businesses
DURHAM, N.H. – This spring, small businesses can work on some of their challenges with a team of honor students from the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire. In partnership with the NH Small Business Development Center (NH SBDC), students will work in...
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10/30/17 - UNH Dairies Produce Gold Standard of Milk
DURHAM, N.H. – The Fairchild Dairy Teaching and Research Center and the Organic Dairy Research Farm, both facilities of the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire, have been awarded 2016 Special Gold Certificate Awards by the Dairy Farmers of America. “Our dairy farms...
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10/24/17 - UNH Honors Former U.S. Poet Laureate Donald Hall Nov. 9
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire Library will honor former U.S. Poet Laureate Donald Hall Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, from 4-6 p.m. with a reading and reception in the Courtyard Reading Room on the fifth floor of Dimond Library. The event is free and open to the public, but advance...
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10/24/17 - UNH Research Finds N.H. Residents Support Gas Tax Increase for Highways and Bridges
DURHAM, N.H. – More than 60 percent of New Hampshire residents would support a 10-cent increase to the state gas tax if needed to maintain the state’s highways and bridges, according to new research released by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. However, most...
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10/23/17 - NH Listens Wins National Award for Its Collaboration Efforts
DURHAM, N.H. -- NH Listens, a civic engagement initiative of the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire, has received an American Civic Collaboration Award, a Civvy, for its efforts to strengthen communities. Since 2000, NH Listens has helped Granite State residents talk...
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10/23/17 - UNH Research Finds Sextortion Takes Great Toll on Juvenile Victims
DURHAM, N.H. – Sextortion -- threats to expose sexual images -- has particularly intense effects on the lives and development of young people, according to new research from the University of New Hampshire Crimes against Children Research Center (CCRC). More than 1,600 young women and men recruited...
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10/19/17 - UNH Researchers Create New Concept That Could Lead to Improved Drug Delivery
DURHAM, N.H. – Inspired by a color changing mechanism found in cephalopods, like squid, cuttlefish and octopus, researchers at the University of New Hampshire have conceived a design for a unique sequential cell-opening mechanism that has many potential applications from drug delivery to color...
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10/19/17 - UNH Hosts National China Town Hall on Sino-American Relations Oct. 24
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire will host the state's 11th annual China Town Hall, an international event that will focus on Sino-American relations and feature Ambassador Susan Rice, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at 7 p.m. in Murkland Hall’s Richards Auditorium. The event is free and open...
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10/18/17 - UNH Entrepreneurship Center Receives National Recognition for Its Growth
DURHAM, N.H. –The University of New Hampshire's Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter) won the “2017 Outstanding Emerging Entrepreneurship Center Award” from the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC). The award honors an outstanding new entrepreneurship center that is five...
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10/18/17 - UNH Researchers to Develop First Strawberry Varieties Specifically for U.S. Organic Production
DURHAM, N.H. – Scientists with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire have launched a research project that aims to develop the first varieties of strawberries specifically designed for organic agriculture in the United States. The organic strawberry...
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10/17/17 - UNH Researchers Find Oregon Residents Support Forest Management to Avoid Wildfires
DURHAM, N.H. – Oregon residents are concerned about the health of their forests and support active forest management and restoration to reduce the risk of wildfires, according to new research published by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. “Without active...
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