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UNH Continues Support of Veterans Thanks to Federal Grant
A renewed federal grant from the Veteran’s Administration will allow Northeast Passage (NEP) at the University of New Hampshire to continue providing adaptive sports and recreation therapy to veterans and current military personnel with disabilities. The $300,000 grant helped 271 unique veterans last year and demand is expected to grow this year. (10-12-15) Read >>>

MEDIA ADVISORY: NH Veterinary Diagnostic Lab Open House Oct. 14
The University of New Hampshire and the state of New Hampshire will celebrate the opening of the new facility for the New Hampshire Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (NHVDL) at a public open house. (10-12-15) Read >>>

Professor David Finkelhor and Alumnus John “Jack” Smith Receive UNH’s Most Prestigious Awards

An internationally known scholar and a generous benefactor recently received the University of New Hampshire’s most prestigious awards for their history of continued support and service to the university.

(10-09-15) Read >>>

UNH Hosts Aerospace and Defense Technology Day to Promote Industry Collaboration and Innovation
The University of New Hampshire will host an Aerospace and Defense Technology Day Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in Huddleston Hall. The event is free and is designed to promote innovation and industry/university collaboration by providing companies in the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry with direct access to UNH researchers. (10-08-15) Read >>>

UNH Launches Leadership Program for Family Businesses
The Center for Family Business at the University of New Hampshire will launch its Leadership Development Program Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. The program is designed to develop the leadership skills of members of the “next generation” in family businesses and to assist families in achieving a smooth and effective transition of ownership and leadership. (10-06-15) Read >>>

UNH Hosts Poet Andrea Cohen Oct. 22

Poet Andrea Cohen will read from her work and hold a Q&A session Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015, at 5 p.m. in the Memorial Union Building, Theatre I, as part of the UNH Writers Series. The event is free and open to the public.

(10-06-15) Read >>>

2015-16 Sidore Lecture Series Explores Implications of Sequencing Human Genomes
This year’s Sidore Lecture Series at the University of New Hampshire will focus on the implications of having the ability to determine an individual’s genetic code with six talks by visiting scholars in the Memorial Union Building theaters between October and April. All events are free and open to the public. (10-05-15) Read >>>

UNH Survey Finds Trump and Sanders Supporters Differ on Key Scientific Fact

New Hampshire voters who support Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders for president differ sharply in their beliefs about the global rise in carbon dioxide (CO2) levels, a recent University of New Hampshire poll found. Trump supporters are much less likely (47 percent) than Sanders supporters (78 percent) to believe the well-established scientific observation that atmospheric CO2 levels have increased in recent decades.

(10-05-15) Read >>>

UNH Hosts Meet the Press Moderator and NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd Oct. 14

Chuck Todd, moderator of “Meet the Press,” NBC’s flagship public affairs program and the longest-running broadcast in television history, will speak as part of the Rutman Distinguished Lecture Series on the American Presidency at the University of New Hampshire Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, at 7 p.m. in the Field House. The event is free and open to the public but registration is required at:

(10-01-15) Read >>>

UNH Hosts Free Ocean Discovery Day Oct. 17
Band a lobster, drive a remotely operated vehicle, or map the ocean floor at the University of New Hampshire’s Ocean Discovery Day Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015. Ocean Discovery Day brings research from UNH’s School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering to life with hands-on fun and education for families and would-be ocean scientists at the Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory. The free event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (10-01-15) Read >>>

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