College of Life Sciences & Agriculture

Celebrating the Class of 2022

Celebrating the Class of 2022

UNH celebrated the Durham undergraduate Class of 2022 at commencement festivities on campus May 21 and 22, sending the graduates off with four ceremonies on Memorial Field between Saturday and Sunday. The keynote address was delivered by Martin Kimani '96, Kenya's ambassador and permanent... Read More

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    - McDowell Earns Hollings Scholarship
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    - Tropical Rivers Act as Carbon Sinks Following Major Rainfall Events
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    - Getting SMART
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    - Plant Nutrient Declines
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    - Genomic Time Machine
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    - Federal Funding
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  • Goldwater scholarships
    - Golden Opportunity
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    - Outbreak Impact
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    - Water Works
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