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University of New Hampshire Dean’s List
The following students have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for the fall semester of the 2014-2015 academic year. (01-29-15) Read >>>

UNH Scientists Launch “CubeSats” into Radiation Belts January 29

Twin, pintsized satellites built in part at the University of New Hampshire’s Space Science Center will be launched into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California at 9:20 a.m. (EST) Thursday, January 29, 2015.

(01-28-15) Read >>>

Director of UNH Institute for Health Policy and Practice to Retire in May

Ned Helms, director of the Institute for Health Policy and Practice (IHPP) at the University of New Hampshire, will retire May 15, 2015. He has held that position since becoming the institute’s founding director in 2001.

(01-26-15) Read >>>

UNH Offers New Online Master of Education Degree
The University of New Hampshire has launched an online master of education degree program, 100 years after its education department was first founded. The program can be completed in as little as 14 months and is customizable to specific career goals. It is not part of a teacher certification program. (01-26-15) Read >>>

UNH to Break Ground on New Facility for NH Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

After 44 years at its current location at the University of New Hampshire, the New Hampshire Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (NHVDL) soon will have a new-and-improved home on campus. Construction is set to begin soon on a modern facility that will better enable the NHVDL to provide essential diagnostic services to the state’s agricultural, veterinary, wildlife, and public health communities and enrich their contributions to the academic opportunities for students in the university’s biomedical sciences and pre-veterinary medicine programs.

(01-21-15) Read >>>

Two NH Businesses Awarded Grants for Research and Product Development
Lamprey Networks, Inc. (LNI) and Nanocomp Technologies, Inc. have received Granite State Technology Innovation Grants in the latest round of funding from the New Hampshire Innovation Research Center (NHIRC) at the University of New Hampshire. The funding enables the companies to collaborate with New Hampshire-based colleges and universities to help turn their research, conceptualization, and product development into economic assets. (01-16-15) Read >>>

Small Business Development Center Offers Workshops on How to Start a Business
The New Hampshire Small Business Development Center (NH SBDC), an outreach program of the University of New Hampshire, has partnered with Manchester Community College (MCC) to offer a four-part workshop series focusing on topics that a prospective business owner should know when starting a business in the state from the legal aspects of starting a business and insurance options to business loans and record keeping and how to make sense of financial statements (01-13-15) Read >>>

UNH Program Hosts Portsmouth Science Cafés on Sea Level Rise, Economy, Innovation
Rising tides and flooding, the government’s role in building the economy, and the commercialization of university research are on tap this spring at the Portsmouth Science Café. Hosted by the University of New Hampshire and NH EPSCoR to improve communication between scientists and the public, the cafes provide a unique opportunity for Seacoast residents to feed their minds with contemporary science in the relaxed atmosphere of a pub. The discussions, which are free and open to all, run from 6-8 p.m.; doors open at 5 p.m. for food and drinks. UNH research associate professor Cameron Wake is the moderator. (01-12-15) Read >>>

UNH Launches Health Law and Policy Program

The University of New Hampshire is launching a new health law and policy program along with the appointment of Lucy Hodder, legal counsel to the governor and accomplished attorney in the field of health law. Hodder will join UNH next month as professor of law and director of health law and policy programs. The new program is a collaboration between the School of Law and the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS).

(01-09-15) Read >>>

UNH Center for Family Business Focuses on How to Brand a Family Business
Ever wonder why some brands are more successful than others? Experts from the University of New Hampshire Center for Family Business will discuss how to brand your family business Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at The Derryfield, 625 Mammoth Road, Manchester. Registration and coffee start at 8 a.m.; lunch and networking at noon. (01-09-15) Read >>>

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