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UNH Research: Nearly 1 in 10 Young People Report Perpetrating Sexual Violence


Nearly 1 in 10 people 21 years of age or younger reported perpetrating some type of coercive or forced sexual violence during their lifetime, and perpetrators reported more exposure to violent X-rated material, according to a new UNH study published by JAMA Pediatrics, a JAMA Network publication. 

Issues and Ice Cream Series Continues Oct. 9 with the $64,000 Question


Despite an improving economy, many individuals and families in New Hampshire face complicated financial decisions, high debt, low savings, and uncertainty. What is the role of financial education and community collaborations in strengthening financial stability? 

The Issues & Ice Cream discussion series sponsored by Cooperative Extension returns Oct. 9 at 12:30 p.m. in MUB rooms 338-340. Panelists will discuss the need for better financial education and potential community partnerships.

Science Café Explores New England Food Vision in Portsmouth Oct. 16


Tom KellyNew England’s food vision is the subject of the next Science Café in Portsmouth, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at the Portsmouth Brewery. UNH chief sustainability officer Tom Kelly and nutrition professor Joanne Burke, both involved in creating a sustainable food system for the region, are the speakers. 

Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes Summary Aug. 26, 2013


I.  Roll – The following senators were absent: Bromberg, Caron, Guo, Harkless, Kalinowski, Morgan, Onosko, Scherr, Shore, Simos, Tenczar,  A guest was Lisa MacFarlane. 

Don Quixote’s Formula


Story contributed by Carmen Garcia de la Rasilla, associate professor of Spanish

Who said that imaginary places exist only on the pages of books? Don Quixote demonstrates that on any road one may find giants disguised as windmills, fantastic medieval castles or strange caves where our past, although buried, is still alive. Travel and imagination, if they're different things, are the two key ingredients to live out the fantastic and the wonderful and even the impossible.

Revamped Healthy UNH Wellness Resource Guide Has More to Give


Maybe you want to quit smoking, or would like a little help figuring out how to best manage your money. Or, maybe you’re looking to have some fun. You can find information on all three and more with the online Wellness Resource Guide, sponsored by Healthy UNH.

UNH Analysis Leads to Change in How Child Support is Calculated in N.H.


An extensive analysis of New Hampshire child support guidelines by UNH has resulted in a substantial change in how child support is calculated in the Granite State. 

Taking Care of Business at UNH’s Emerging Technology Center


In a 163-year-old mill is Manchester's newest business resource, a center for innovation and possibility. Here, entrepreneurs and business leaders tap into the energy and expertise of students eager to learn and build their portfolio. For those with start-up fever or even serial-entrepreneurs, the Emerging Technology Center at UNH Manchester is the place to be.

Health Services Receives National Accreditation


Health Services has been awarded national accreditation for the fifth consecutive time by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Status as an accredited organization means UNH Health Services has met nationally recognized standards for the provision of accreditation providing the highest quality of care to its patients/clients as determined by an independent, external process of evaluation. Not all ambulatory health care organizations seek accreditation; not all that undergo the rigorous on-site survey process are granted accreditation.

NH Farm to Preschool Forum Is Oct. 5 in Dublin


A workshop co-hosted by the New Hampshire Farm to School program at UNH's Sustainability Institute aims to bring the region’s growing local food movement to its youngest eaters. On Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, the Northeast Farm to Preschool Forum brings together farmers, preschool providers, parents and others in Dublin for a full-day forum to learn about bringing joy to early childhood through agriculture.

Northeast Farm to Preschool Forum

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