Recent Stories

  • David Richard Crockett '42
    - In Memoriam—David Richard Crockett '42
    On October 2, 1942, Lt. David Crockett was en route to Great Britain aboard the converted ocean liner HMS Queen Mary. Life with his new bride, Dorothy Jasper Crockett '42, would... Read More
  • Gordon "Swifty" Swift '45
    - In Memoriam—Gordon "Swifty" Swift '45
    At the Thompson School of Applied Science, Gordon "Swifty" Swift milked the campus cows and herded sheep down Main Street with Rex, a border collie. After graduation, he lived... Read More
  • Judith Gove Browning '60
    - In Memoriam—Judith Gove Browning '60
    Peace Corps volunteer. Teacher. Sports enthusiast, musician, and woodworker. Judith Gove Browning wore many different hats throughout the course of her full and busy life. One of... Read More
  • Donald Bouchard '63
    - In Memoriam—Donald Bouchard '63
    Asked where he found the courage to battle a stage 4 cancer diagnosis for several years, Donald Bouchard quoted Nietzsche: "Love your fate." That he would choose a philosophy of... Read More
  • Cora Alison Porteous Dolan '83
    - In Memoriam—Cora Alison Porteous Dolan '83
    At age three, Cora Alison Dolan—always known as Alison—put on a brown dress and set off alone on a one-mile walk to the local school. Found by her frantic mother a few hundred... Read More
  • ralph townsend skiing
    - UNH Skier Awarded Purple Heart
    Ralph Townsend '49, '53G was a four-event skiing star at UNH before serving in World War II. Ralph J. Townsend was born in Lebanon, NH. After graduating high school in 1940, he... Read More
  • Remembering President Evelyn Handler
    - Remembering President Evelyn Handler
    Evelyn Handler May 5, 1933 - Dec. 23, 2011 UNH President, 1980 to 1983 When Evelyn Handler took the post as president of the University of New Hampshire in 1980, she was the... Read More