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UNH Announces Director of the Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center

The University of New Hampshire has named Ian Grant as its first director of the newly established Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter). Under Grant’s leadership, the ECenter aims to become a premier resource supporting entrepreneurship at the university and in the state, resulting in increased entrepreneurial talent, business formation, investment capital and job creation in New Hampshire.

(02-03-16) Read >>>

Lasers in the Woods Help UNH Researchers See the Forest and the Trees
For hundreds of years, foresters have taken to the woods with tape measures in hand to assess tree inventories. Now this labor-intensive process is getting some high-tech help from University of New Hampshire researchers who are looking at how laser imaging can be used to assist today’s foresters and landowners. (02-02-16) Read >>>

President Huddleston Highlights University’s 150-Year History, Looks to the Future in Annual State of the University Address
Previewing a year that will celebrate 150 years of the University of New Hampshire and launch of the largest fundraising campaign in its history, UNH President Mark Huddleston said the institution continues to thrive during his annual State of the University address. Speaking to a full house in the MUB Granite State Room and to additional community members who watched the live-streamed event from their offices in Durham, Manchester and Concord, he identified five things UNH needs to do for the next 150 years. (02-02-16) Read >>>

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 spring semester of the 2015-2016 academic year. (01-29-16) Read >>>

MEDIA ADVISORY: UNH President Delivers State of the University Address
UNH President Mark W. Huddleston will deliver the State of the University address and host a university wide town hall meeting question and answer session. (01-28-16) Read >>>

UNH Hosts New York Times Magazine Writer and Author Feb. 11, 2016
Celebrated author and New York Times Magazine writer Benoit Denizet-Lewis will read from his work and hold a Q&A session at the University of New Hampshire Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, at 5 p.m. in the Memorial Union Building, Theatre I, as part of the English Department’s UNH Writers Series. The event is free and open to the public. (01-27-16) Read >>>

UNH Invites Businesses to Participate in MBA Corporate Consulting Project Program
 The Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire invites businesses to submit projects to be completed by graduating MBA students as part of the Corporate Consulting Project (CCP) Program.

(01-27-16) Read >>>


Nancy Targett, Nationally Known Oceanographer, Appointed Next UNH Provost

Nancy Targett, acting president at the University of Delaware, will become provost and vice president for academic affairs at the University of New Hampshire. A member of the faculty at Delaware since 1984, she has served as dean of its College of Earth, Ocean and Environment and director of Delaware Sea Grant since 2005. She will start as UNH’s senior academic administrator Sept. 1, 2016.

(01-26-16) Read >>>

UNH Research Finds Changing Granite State Population Likely to Have Big Impact on Presidential Primary
More than 30 percent of potential voters in the Granite State were either not old enough to vote in 2008 or lived in another state. These younger voters and recent migrants have the potential to change the political landscape of New Hampshire in the coming presidential primary and November election. (01-26-16) Read >>>

UNH Researchers Invent Low-Cost Method to Monitor Lakes for Airborne Toxins
Researchers with the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire have invented a low-cost method to monitor lakes for dangerous airborne toxins that have been linked to liver problems. (01-25-16) Read >>>

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