stem rust disease on plant
February 19, 2018
DURHAM, N.H. – Stem rust, one of the world’s most feared agricultural diseases infecting wheat and other cereal crops, is capable of severe epidemics presenting a threat to the global food supply. As a result, scientists with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire are trying to understand the potential risk of the disease spreading and, perhaps even more importantly, evolving greater virulence in the region. According to the Durable Rust Resistance... Read Full Article

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  • The Pentagon Papers, The Post, and Journalism in 2018 (Rebroadcast)
    February 19th, 2018
    Outlet: NHPR/New Hampshire Public Radio Online

    With the release of Steven Spielberg's movie, The Post, we look back at the battle between the Post and the Nixon Administration over the Pentagon...
  • Snow-Making For Skiing During Warm Winters Comes With Environmental Cost
    February 17th, 2018
    Outlet: NPR/National Public Radio Online

    ...stuff. Elizabeth Burakowski studies changes in winter climate at the University of New Hampshire. "It is a challenge for...
  • 207
    February 16th, 2018
    Outlet: 207 - WLBZ-TV

    but it's 4:11 AMinteresting becausethis trail certainly has been run and skied upon by clare egan of cape elizabeth who is going to come hre to cape elizabeth. but it's interesting becausethis trail certainly has been run and skied upon by clare egan

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11/21/17 - UNH Invites Businesses to Engage with Students
DURHAM, N.H. – The Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire invites businesses to engage with undergraduate and MBA students by submitting projects to be completed by student teams.  “Engaging with outside organizations on projects gives our students a...
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11/20/17 - UNH Research Finds Wood Pellets Outperform Fossil Fuels, Natural Gas in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
DURHAM, N.H. – Using wood pellets for home heating fuel reduces greenhouse gas emissions by more than half over fossil fuels and natural gas, according to new research from the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire. “Wood pellet heat is a new and growing heating...
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11/15/17 - UNH Launches New Tool to Track Campus Carbon and Nitrogen Footprints
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire has launched the Sustainability Indicator Management and Analysis Platform (SIMAP), a comprehensive tool that offers campuses a simple and affordable online platform for calculating, reporting, and tracking their carbon and nitrogen footprints.
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11/14/17 - UNH Research Finds Affordable Housing Tough to Come by in Rural Communities
DURHAM, N.H. – Many rural places, especially those desired by second-home owners and retirees, are challenged to provide affordable and adequate housing for local working families, according to new research released by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. “Though...
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11/13/17 - UNH Alumna to Receive 2017 Social Innovator of the Year Award
DURHAM, N.H. – New Hampshire native Clara Miller ’72 has been named the 2017 Social Innovator of the Year by the University of New Hampshire’s Center for Social Innovation and Enterprise. Miller is president of the F.B. Heron Foundation, which helps people and communities help themselves out of...
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11/13/17 - APLU Recognizes UNH for Its Contributions to Regional Economic Development
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire was one of three universities to be awarded the innovation and economic prosperity designation from the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for its commitment to regional economic development at APLU’s annual meeting in Washington...
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11/09/17 - UNH Offers Application Fee Waiver to U.S. Veterans and Service Members
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire is one of about 100 colleges and universities across the country participating in a new initiative to help students prepare for and apply to college, which includes an application fee waiver for members of the U.S. Armed Forces. The Coalition for...
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Martin Rumscheidt
11/08/17 - UNH Hosts Discussion on White Collar Crimes Against Humanity Nov. 14
DURHAM, N.H. -- Martin Rumscheidt, an ordained minister in Canada and retired professor of historical theology, will speak about his experience as the son of a man complicit in Nazi crimes Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, at 5 p.m. in 115 Murkland Hall at the University of New Hampshire. The event is free...
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11/08/17 - UNH Reaches New Milestone in Its Commitment to Provide Healthier Choices on Campus
DURHAM, N.H. – One of the first schools to sign on to the Partnership for a Healthier America’s (PHA) Healthier Campus Initiative, the University of New Hampshire has completed the three-year commitment to make its campus healthier by adopting guidelines around good nutrition as well as physical...
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 Bob Winot ’71
11/07/17 - UNH Alum Makes $2M Gift to Support STEM Scholarships
DURHAM, N.H. – Bob Winot ’71 has pledged more than $2 million of his estate to students in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences (CEPS) at the University of New Hampshire. His gift will ensure several students every year receive free tuition. “Student success is at the heart of...
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