Recent Stories

  • The New Hampshire Listens Team
    - With COVID-19 Quarantine, Going Online Brings New Opportunities for NH Listens
    The New Hampshire Listens team. From top left clockwise, Bruce Mallory, co-founder and senior advisor; Carrie Portrie, program manager; Michele Holt-Shannon, co-founder and... Read More
  • Nesmith Hall
    - Virtual Realities
    The Sustainability fellows and  Social Innovation interns of UNH’s Sustainability Institute began their summer in May by connecting with each other and building their professional... Read More
  • A colorful map of the U.S.
    - WalletHub: U.S.'s Most & Least Independent States
    Michael Ettlinger, director of the Carsey School, sat down with WalletHub to answer questions relating to a recent study that the personal finance website released regarding the U... Read More
  • Sign shwoing the layout of Celia Thaxter's garden.
    - Bloom Where You're Planted
    In summers past, a visit to Appledore Island often included a tour of the gardens designed by the poet Celia Thaxter. While the original garden, along with her cottage, was lost... Read More
  • Students in Caitlin Mills course on daydreaming
    - Boring It's Not
    A course in the science of daydreaming got Lauren Flynn ’20 thinking about the creativity that can bloom when our minds are free to wander. That led to a research position in the ... Read More
  • Picture of a sign hanging on a door that says "reopening soon"
    - NH Business Review: Political Divide Could Complicate NH's Pandemic Response
    According to research conducted earlier this year by Lawrence Hamilton, professor and senior fellow at the Carsey School, Granite Staters are more likely to trust scientists than... Read More
  • Finding 400 Seats
    - Finding 400 Seats
    On June 11, for the first time since the Civil War, the NH House of Representatives met outside of the State House, holding its session at UNH’s Whittemore Center, one of the few... Read More
  • Image of papers with the 2020 Census header
    - NHPR: How to Conduct a Census During a Global Pandemic
    Kenneth Johnson, professor of sociology and the senior demographer at the Carsey School, recently joined Ken Gallager, principle planner and coordinator for the State Data Center... Read More
  • The Whittemore Center with chairs set up on the floor
    - Making History
    For the first time since the Civil War, the New Hampshire House of Representatives will be meeting outside the State House when it convenes a session on June 11 at The Whittemore... Read More
  • Image of student on a laptop coding
    - Getting Down to Business
    Job hunting amidst COVID-19 isn’t just a challenge for recent graduates and internship-seekers on the frontlines of today’s economy. It’s also a priority for the career team... Read More