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UNH PD To Hold Auction

The UNH Police Department will auction unclaimed recovered bicycles and other miscellaneous property Aug. 20, 2006. The auction starts at 10 a.m. at the police station. For more information, call 2-1427.

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August 16, 2006
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CCRC: Youth Online Exposed to More Porn but Fewer Sexual Solicitations

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New Hampshire Exporters Cashing In On Undervalued U.S. Dollar

New Hampshire exporters are cashing in on a weak U.S. dollar and will hold on to their competitive advantage into early 2007, according to a new study by the International Private Enterprise Center at the UNH Whittemore School of Business and Economics. More >>> (08-16-06)

Why Did The United States Launch The War On Terror?

When the Bush administration launched its “war on terror” immediately following the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, it did so without a “war narrative” – a cohesive and consistent story firmly developed in the minds of the public that prepared them politically and psychologically for the conflict, according to a new study co-authored by Melvin Dubnick, professor of public administration. More >>> (08-16-06)

CIE Travel Report: Carolyn White

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