Plymouth State Announces New Endowed Professorship

helen abbott

A former student of a Plymouth State alumna has honored her teacher and mentor by creating an Environmental Studies Endowed Professorship. Janice C. Griffith, Professor of Law at Suffolk University in Boston, Mass., established the Helen Abbott ’39 Professorship in Environmental Studies to honor Mrs. Abbott for her influential role in her life, her considerable contribution toward […]


Rounding Winter

Mary Lou, Max, and Timm Judas

This past fall, Plymouth State’s undergraduate and graduate students wereinvited to create the design for the official 2012 University Advancement New Year’s card. Timm Judas ’06G, a teacher at Oxbow Union High School in Bradford, VT, and a student in Plymouth State’s Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies program, submitted the winning piece, Rounding Winter. When asked about his inspiration […]


Alumni in the News

David Ryan ’94, was named 2012 Charles A. Napoli New Hampshire Secondary School Principal of the Year. David is in his sixth year as principal of Nashua High School North. Read more>> Becky Rudolf ’08, dazzles Seacoast audiences on stage and in the classroom. Read more>> David Chauvette ’90G, ’01CAGS, was named the new director of Spirit […]


Alumni Stories

Production of "Working" where Ellen was the waitress.

Submitted by Ellen (Pietrzak) Kotzin ’92, ’93G What’s your most treasured Plymouth State memory?   Participating in theatre and musicals–even with the change to the performing arts center (The Silver Center for the Arts was renovated in the early 90s). The first post-update musical we performed in was Working (see photo), which was appropriate. Another memory would be […]


Upcoming Alumni Night at Men’s Hockey Game on 2/18/12


Our first alumni hockey reception sold out in just two days! And, the men’s team didn’t disappoint with a buzzer-beater for the win over Fitchburg State! Everyone had so much fun that we’ve decided to do it again–this time as the men take on on UMass Dartmouth for their final home game of the regular season. We hope you can […]