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A Message From the President on Diversity Equity and Inclusion Initiatives

Back in June, in the aftermath of the murder of George Floyd, we promised you that the university’s leadership team would spend the summer listening and enhancing our knowledge about issues of racism, diversity, equity and inclusion, and then come to you with an action plan for UNH.    Read More

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  • A NAFIS staff photo including UNH alumna Jocelyn Bissonnette
    - Working for a Cause
    When Jocelyn Bissonnette ’09 was graduating, the economy was in upheaval. It was not a good time to be entering the workforce. Bissonnette, however, had a job waiting for her when... Read More
  • The producers and consulting producers of "Shadows Fall North"
    - Reclaiming Our History
    The first novel published by an African-American woman. A burial ground lost for decades beneath a city street. An eloquent petition from a group of enslaved men seeking freedom... Read More
  • Stoneface Brewing Co.
    - Crafting a Career Out of Beer
    http://www.idlehandscraftales.com/In 1999, when Peter Beauregard ’00 won over a sullen coworker with one of his homebrewed six-packs, the thought occurred to him that he might... Read More
  • June Gong Chin '58
    - The Reluctant Beauty Queen
    The first beauty pageant that June Gong Chin ’58 won earned her $500, a portable TV, a transistor radio and 25 pounds of Chinese sausage. Her title: Miss Chinatown New York 1957. Read More
  • UNH alumna Kate Clifford Larson
    - An Unprecedented Moment
    The recent news that Harriet Tubman will replace Andrew Jackson on the face of the U.S. Treasury’s $20 bill has received widespread praise. Among those applauding this decision is... Read More
  • SPARK 2016 Research Review - Climate Change
    - SPARK 2016
    Flip through the most recent issue of SPARK, UNH’s annual research review. Read More
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    - The People Factor
    With climate change affecting resources as nearby as the coastal waters of southern Maine and New Hampshire and in regions as distant as Brazil and Egypt, UNH professors are... Read More
  • Ken Johnson, senior demographer at the UNH Carsey School for Public Policy
    - Ken Johnson Named Carnegie Fellow
    Ken Johnson, professor of sociology and senior demographer at the Carsey School of Public Policy, is one of only 33 scholars from around the country to be named a 2016 Andrew... Read More
  • UNH professor Julia Rodriguez
    - UNH Historian Receives NEH Award
    Associate professor of history Julia Rodriguez has been awarded a Summer Stipend from the National Endowment from the Humanities. Read More
  • Andrew Phinney '14 in Nepal as Peace Corps volunteer
    - The Right Place, the Right Time
     The Arghakhanchi District of Nepal is a mountainous region west of Kathmandu that is covered with fields of corn and rice as well as lush, forested valleys. “It’s probably the... Read More