College of Health & Human Services

Thompson Hall at UNH from the front

CoRE Strength

“Universities have departments but the world has problems,” goes the old adage. UNH’s new annual Collaborative Research Excellence (CoRE) initiative, supported by the Office of the Provost and the Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Research (OSVPR), seeks... Read More
Pettee Hall
USA Today College and College Factual have ranked the UNH undergraduate social work program among the best in the nation. Read More
Hewitt Hall at UNH
UNH has been named one of the top 10 universities in the nation at which to study social work. Read More
Amadou Hamady
MSW student Kim Blank discusses her internship experience with Amadou Hamady as associate professor Melissa Wells observes.When Amadou Hamady ’10G... Read More

Recent Stories

  • Students in the nursing simulation lab at UNH
    - Building A Team
    When someone gets sick, or is hospitalized, the people charged with his or her care can include doctors, nurses, nutritionists and occupational therapists, among others. Which is... Read More
  • UNH's Sophia Japhet '17G
    - A Rising Star
    Sophia Japhet '17G is already recognized in the state for excellence in her field. Read More
  • UNH PhD student Drummond Biles
    - Winning at Brevity
    How do you describe years of research in lay terms and in just three minutes? UNH graduate students have the answer. Read More
  • Senator Jeanne Shaheen addresses UNH faculty researchers in Huddleston Hall
    - Supporting Research and Economic Development
    U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen met with UNH faculty and student researchers in Durham last week.  Read More
  • UNH student Emily Carbonara '17
    - Focusing on Youth Suicide Prevention in New Hampshire
    When senior Emily Carbonara started a summer internship at Exeter Hospital in Exeter, New Hampshire, she didn’t know it would launch her into research on youth suicide prevention... Read More
  • Living Longer, Living Stronger
    - Living Longer, Living Stronger
    At the heart of exercise scientist Summer Cook’s research lies a deceptively simple question. Read More
  • Mike Ferrara, Robert Dorf, Robert Aurilio and Gene Harkless pose standing for a photo
    - Honoring a Health Care Legacy
    A $500,000 scholarship fund in recognition of the former president and CEO of Northeast Health Care Quality Foundation (NHCQF) will generate more than $20,000 a year to support... Read More
  • UNH/Northeast Passage sled hockey player
    - Suiting Up for Sled Hockey
    “Having Northeast Passage on campus is really like a dream come true.” Student-athlete Dan Santos '17 talks about his time at UNH and playing on Northeast Passage's sled hockey... Read More
  • Eric Muirhead
    - Navy Veteran on the Right PATH
    Eric Muirhead says he learned about Northeast Passage’s PATH program at a good time, a time when, as he puts it, his life was “going downhill.”  Read More
  • Jeff Carter '19
    - Passion on and off the Gridiron
    Jeff Carter '19 is going to be a nurse. The fact that he’s a 6-foot-3, 275-pound offensive lineman on the UNH football team just makes his story more interesting. And yet, why... Read More