Thompson School of Applied Science

Recent Stories

  • cassie o'brian in memorial room at MUB
    - For Student Veterans, Nov. 11 is Not Just Another Day
    When Cassie O’Brian was a kid, Veteran’s Day just meant a day off from school. For some people, that’s still what it means: no school, no work. O’Brian sees it differently now. So... Read More
  • students knitting purple caps for babies
    - Class Has Students Crafting for Babies, and for Credit
    In the UNH Thompson School of Applied Science Human Relations 201 class, Mary DeTurk teaches students to knit baby caps. The students have partnered with the New Hampshire... Read More
  • student examining kitten at vet hospital
    - The Right Touch
    Tasha Dooley '14 perfects her procedural techniques each day on the job at the Cocheco Valley Humane Society. When handled skillfully, animals remain calm. With a five-year-old... Read More
  • solar panels being install on woodruff house in the minidorms, 1980's
    - Evergreen
    CATCHING SOME RAYS: In a 1980 photo from The New Hampshire, students adjust solar panels on the roof of Woodruff House. Long before UNH had a Sustainability Academy, there were... Read More
  • sarah garstka with kids in garden
    - Garden Bounty
    From her early teens, Sarah Garstka was into food but not in the way some kids might be at that age. When she was 16, she read a book theorizing that what we eat impacts how we... Read More
  • rollie robin theatre troupe
    - The Tale of Rollie Robin
    Theater students promote healthy eating, one children’s play at a time The cast of “The Tale of Rollie Robin” was made up of students enrolled in UNH’s Theatre for Young Audiences... Read More
  • university of new hampshire
    - UNH Parents Association Announces $27,955 in Grant Awards for Student Projects
    The UNH Parents Association has a long history of awarding grants for innovative student projects. For more than 16 years, a Parents Association endowment has funded this Grant... Read More
  • students landscaping with bulldozer assistance
    - Labors of Love
    Landscape construction class helps protect a key habitat for native wildlife. Read More
  • poinsettias
    - Poinsettia Open House
    Polar Bear, Red Glitter, Sparkling Punch, Ruby Frost … poinsettias go far beyond red! Come see more than 100 varieties of this popular seasonal plant at UNH’s annual Poinsettia... Read More
  • bicycle powered washing machine created by UNH students
    - Focus on Student Success
    UNH Highlights: Student Success   Seniors Create Bicycle-Powered Washing Machine A senior capstone project by three UNH mechanical engineering students could make life easier—and... Read More