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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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03/27/18 - UNH Research Finds Economic and Family Distress Leads to More Drug Overdoses
DURHAM, N.H. – Counties with the highest levels of economic distress experienced an average of nearly 7.9 more drug-related deaths per 100,000 persons than counties with the lowest level, a difference of nearly 40,000 more deaths over 10 years, according to new research out of the Carsey School of...
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03/22/18 - UNH Researchers Find Landscape Ridges May Hold Clues about Ice Age and Climate Change
DURHAM, N.H. – Take a drive through the countryside near the New Hampshire Seacoast and you might notice a series of tiny rolling hills that look like regularly-spaced ridges. While the repeating pattern may be eye-catching for drivers, and sometimes challenging for bicycle riders, researchers at...
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03/22/18 - UNH Hosts Community Forums on Child Support
DURHAM, N.H. – The Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire will host three community forums to gather input from people who received a child support order after 2013 to either pay or receive child support. These forums are part of the Child Support Guidelines Review being...
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03/20/18 - UNH Research Finds a Full-Time Job Not Always a Ticket to Health Insurance
DURHAM, N.H. – Only 33 percent of low-income workers employed full time have employer-based health insurance, compared to 57 percent of higher-income workers, according to new research out of the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. Low-income workers are less likely...
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03/20/18 - Jason Sokol: Expert Comment Available on History of Gun Control Act
DURHAM, N.H. – As the anti-gun rally “March for Our Lives” grows closer, Jason Sokol, associate professor of history at the University of New Hampshire, and author of “THE HEAVENS MIGHT CRACK: The Death and Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.,” is available to comment on the tragic and fateful events...
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03/20/18 - UNH’s Part-Time MBA Program Ranked Among Top 100 Nationally
DURHAM, N.H. -- U.S. News and World Report has ranked the University of New Hampshire’s part-time MBA program among the top 100 in the nation. UNH’s Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics was the only business school north of Boston to make the top 100. This is the second year in a row...
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03/19/18 - UNH Hosts District FIRST Robotics Competition March 30-31, 2018
DURHAM, N.H. – Forty-two teams of students in grades 9-12 from around New England will participate in the FIRST Robotics district competition March 30-31, 2018, in the Whittemore Center Arena at the University of New Hampshire. The event is free and open to the public. FIRST Robotics Competition (...
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03/15/18 - UNH Researchers Find Space Radiation is Increasingly More Hazardous
DURHAM, N.H. – It might sound like something from a science fiction plot – astronauts traveling into deep space being bombarded by cosmic rays – but radiation exposure is science fact. As future missions look to travel back to the moon or even to Mars, new research from the University of New...
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03/15/18 - UNH Researchers Help Launch Telehealth Program to Treat Pregnant Women with Substance Use Disorders
DURHAM, N.H – Leading experts from the University of New Hampshire’s Institute for Health Policy and Practice are joining forces with several New England healthcare partners to offer a program that equips providers in some of the most rural areas with the education and support needed to help...
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03/14/18 - UNH Education Law Expert Available to Discuss Arming K-12 Teachers
DURHAM, N.H. – Todd DeMitchell, an education law expert and professor of education at the University of New Hampshire, is available to discuss arming public school teachers in the wake of the Feb. 14 killing spree in a Florida high school. DeMitchell studies the impact of court cases and other...
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03/12/18 - Michele Dillon: Catholicism Expert Available For Comment on Papal Anniversary
DURHAM, N.H. – As Pope Francis marks the fifth anniversary of his election, Michele Dillon, a scholar of Catholicism and professor of sociology at the University of New Hampshire, can provide insight into his time at the Vatican--his popularity with Catholics and non-Catholics alike, his more...
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03/09/18 - UNH Increases Commitment to Meet State’s Workforce Needs
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire unveiled a plan today to transform the Thompson School of Applied Science two-year degree programs by refocusing on the university’s core agricultural heritage and incorporating a state-of-the-art, job ready, professional development and training...
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