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Celebrating Faculty Excellence

Celebrating Faculty Excellence

Every year, a chosen few of UNH’s outstanding faculty members from each college and school receive Faculty Excellence Awards in recognition of their achievements in teaching, scholarship and service. Universitywide awards recognize public service, research, teaching and engagement. UNH celebrates... Read More

Recent Stories

  • John Gianforte looking through telescope
    - Vision Quest
    A 2017 guest lecture appearance at RiverWoods retirement community in Exeter has resulted in an estate sale purchase of a second observatory for the University of New Hampshire,... Read More
  • Becky Sideman
    - UNH Research Takes Center Stage on NH Agriculture Radio Show
    Did you know you can make syrup from sycamore trees? And that seedless table grapes grown locally taste nothing like what you get at the grocery store? How about that wet brewers... Read More
  • Logo with leaves and words "White Oak New England Certified" are branded on piece of wood
    - Local Barrels for Local Spirits
    UNH has received a first-of-its-kind registered certification mark for New England-sourced white oak to be used in barrels for beer and spirits. Read More
  • Island Life
    - Island Life
    A new grant awarded to UNH will help island communities in the Gulf of Maine to improve their energy, freshwater, and economic resilience. Read More
  • Outdoor Groupies
    - Outdoor Groupies
    Grace McCulloch ’21 is a self-proclaimed groupie. But not the celebrity fan kind. As a wildlife and conservation biology major, being involved with the UNH Extension program... Read More
  • GIS map indicating groundwater rise due to sea level rise
    - More Than Maps
    NH GRANIT reaffirms its commitment to curating geographic data, helping communities, and shaping students' careers.  Read More
  • Thompson Hall at University of New Hampshire
    - Opioid Avoidance
    With a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, UNH Extension will address opioid use in N.H. Read More
  • Aerial imge of University of New Hampshire campus
    - Improving STEM Education
    UNH will lead a master teacher program to support STEM education in Manchester, Nashua and Rochester schools. Read More
  • Lumpfish in water
    - Fisheries Funding
    With new NOAA grants, UNH marine research aims to bring better, more sustainable seafood to the table. Read More
  • George Hamilton,  Fruit & Vegetable Production Field Specialist
    - Extension Specialist Given Highest Honor for a Career of Service
    George Hamilton, food & agriculture field specialist for UNH Cooperative Extension in Hillsborough County, has been selected as the 2020 Northeast Region National Association... Read More