Cunner fish still visible while looking for refuge in kelp in the Isles of Shoals
May 22, 2018
DURHAM, N.H. – When it comes to finding protection and a safe feeding ground, fish rely on towering blades of seaweed, like kelp, to create a three-dimensional hiding space. Kelp forests have been shown to be one of the most productive systems in the ocean with high biodiversity and ecological function. However, in recent decades, many kelp habitats have been taken over and replaced by lower turf-dominated seaweed species. Researchers at the University of New Hampshire have found that this... 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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GMO Grim Reaper
10/16/17 - UNH Hosts Screening and Discussion of ‘Food Evolution’ Film Nov. 16
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...
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Eric Foner
10/10/17 - UNH Hosts Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Oct. 23
DURHAM, N.H. – Historian Eric Foner will speak on Abraham Lincoln and slavery as part of the Rutman Distinguished Lecture Series on the American Presidency at the University of New Hampshire Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at 7 p.m. in the Huddleston Hall Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public...
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10/09/17 - UNH Researchers Study Economics of Managing Invasive Plants in Private Forests
DURHAM, N.H. – Researchers with the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire received a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant to investigate the economics of managing invasive plants in forests owned by private landowners.
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10/04/17 - UNH Tackles Public Health Issues for College Students: Sexual Assault and Problem Drinking
DURHAM, N.H. – Researchers at the University of New Hampshire’s Prevention Innovations Research Center received a three-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to evaluate an innovative strategy to keep on-campus incidents of intimate partner violence or sexual assault from leading to...
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10/03/17 - UNH Research Finds U.S. Children Growing Up in Smaller Families
DURHAM, N.H. – American children, especially African American children, are growing up in significantly smaller families than they were 50 years ago, according to new research published by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. The average African American child was...
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09/29/17 - UNH-Led Collaborative Finds Telehealth and Mobile Health Improve Access to Behavioral Health Care in NH
CONCORD, N.H. – Expanded use of telehealth and mobile health (MHealth) technologies to integrate behavioral and primary health care could benefit New Hampshire residents, according to a recently released report and accompanying webinar from the Institute for Health Policy and Practice at the...
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09/28/17 - UNH Recognizes Alumni for Service and Philanthropy
DURHAM, N.H. – A philanthropic entrepreneur and the state’s longest-serving governor recently received the University of New Hampshire's most prestigious awards for their history of continued support and service to the university. Peter Paul ’67, an entrepreneur and philanthropist whose $25 million...
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09/27/17 - UNH Receives Grant to Increase Behavioral Health Workforce in New Hampshire
DURHAM, N.H. – Thanks to a four-year $1.9 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), 116 master’s level social work and occupational therapy students at the University of New Hampshire will receive $10,000 stipends for behavioral health care training that will get...
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09/27/17 - UNH Earns Highest National Rating for Sustainability
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire is one of only three higher education institutions in the world to have earned a STARS Platinum rating--the highest possible--in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher...
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09/25/17 - UNH Welcomes Astronaut Lee Morin ‘74
DURHAM, N.H. – NASA Astronaut Lee Morin ’74 will discuss “Transforming Fantasy – Building a Space Station,” Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, at 5 p.m. in the Squamscott Room in Holloway Commons. His talk is free and open to the public. Morin served honorably as a medical officer and naval flight surgeon...
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09/25/17 - UNH Receives NIH Grant to Advance Its Biomedical Research to the Bedside
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire has been awarded a five-year, $10 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) grant to accelerate the translation of its basic biomedical and bioengineering research into clinical and commercialization...
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09/21/17 - Dive into Marine Science at UNH’s Ocean Discovery Day on October 14
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, Oct. 14, 2017. Ocean Discovery Day will provide visitors with an opportunity to explore the wonders of the sea through interactive...
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