College of Life Sciences & Agriculture

screen shot of all the student finalists

Challenge Met

Heeding the advice judges offered during the 2019 Social Venture Innovation Challenge helped a team committed to recycling garner three awards in this year’s event, an affirmation that their idea is a good one. Read More

Recent Stories

  • Student dressed in protective equipment working in COVID testing lab
    - Acing the Test
    When the COVID-19 pandemic began spreading rapidly throughout communities around the globe earlier this spring, Ian Ayer ’22 knew he wouldn’t last long lounging comfortably in the... Read More
  • The PDE6 crystal structure used for the research.
    - Eye Might
    UNH researchers have advanced our understanding of the mutations that result in color blindness and certain retinal degenerative diseases that cause blindness as a result of their... Read More
  • Makayla Edgecomb ’23
    - Scholarship Surprise
    When she graduated from New Hampshire’s Dover High School in 2019, Makayla Edgecomb ’23 knew she wanted to go to UNH. Her mother, Laurie, had started out at UNH, but had a life... Read More
  • Drone shot of UNH campus with brilliant autumn colors
    - Collaborative to the CoRE
    UNH's Collaborative Research Excellence initiative has funded 14 interdisciplinary projects. Read More
  • Photo of Ken Johnson in front of maps
    - UNH COLSA: Experiment Station Scientist Honored for Rural Population Research
    Carsey School of Public Policy Senior Demographer Ken Johnson was recently honored as part of a multidisciplinary, multi-institution research team awarded the National Excellence... Read More
  • Coast Watchers
    - Coast Watchers
    UNH's Jackson Estuarine Laboratory celebrates 50 years of research on estuarine, coastal and marine ecosystems.  Read More
  • Birx Visit
    - Birx Visit
    Dr. Deborah Birx, U.S. coronavirus response coordinator, visited UNH's state-of-the-art COVID-19 test lab. Read More
  • Island Life
    - Island Life
    A new grant awarded to UNH will help island communities in the Gulf of Maine to improve their energy, freshwater, and economic resilience. Read More
  • Organic Dairy Grant
    - Organic Dairy Grant
    With a new $2 million grant from the USDA, UNH researchers will develop new management techniques that aim to help organic dairies remain profitable. Read More
  • UNH scientists receive $2M grant to support organic dairy industry