Bienvenue New Hampshire: In the news!

October 18th, 2013 by mcote9

New collaboration says ‘bienvenue’ to French-Canadian visitors, companies

N.H. business community, Plymouth State effort reaches out to Francophone tourists and businesses

To read the full article in the New Hampshire Business Review, click here!

The Ammonoosuc Atlantic Salmon Survey: An Experience in Service Learning

October 4th, 2013 by mcote9

Environmental Science and Policy undergraduates recently partnered with NH Fish & Game and Trout Unlimited on the Ammonoosuc Atlantic Salmon Survey.

Students had a chance to build field skills, network with professionals. It also prompted deep consideration of  just how complex environmental decision making can be. Students asked questions about why fish stocking programs even exsist, what implications stocked  fish populations have on native populations.   The experience underscored the relationship  among environmental, social and economic concerns

The Stewardship Network is coming to New England: We need to hear from you!

September 30th, 2013 by mcote9

Please join us to learn about a new regional effort to increase the capacity of conservation organizations, agencies, and researchers to engage with volunteers in the care and study of ecosystems, lands, and waters.

To read more about this initiative, follow this link:

 

TSN+Flyer.pdf

French Language Workshop for Retail & Tourism!

September 12th, 2013 by mcote9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jon us Tuesday, Sept. 24 at the Littleton Opera House

Follow the link below for details!

 

French Language Workshop

Haverhill Civic Forum: Woodsville Listening Session

September 5th, 2013 by mcote9

Woodsville Listening Session            September 24, 5:15 pm

The Center for Rural Partnerships at Plymouth State University is pleased to host a Haverhill Civic Forum community listening session to be held in Woodsville. This community-based engagement project focuses on the quality of life in the Haverhill /Woodsville area. This final listening session will take place on September 24th from 5:15-6:45 at the Emergency Services Building on Route 10 in Woodsville. All are community members welcomed and encouraged to attend.

The Haverhill Civic Forum consists of a series of facilitated small group discussions in which local residents identify topics of community importance for further public exploration. Through constructive dialogue and in partnership with student and faculty facilitators, community members participating in the Haverhill Civic Forum will identify local priorities, set achievable objectives, and ultimately enhance quality of life in the Haverhill area.  A specific priority of the Haverhill Civic Forum is to include underrepresented groups in the community conversation.

For additional information please contact: Rachelle Lyons (603) 535-3270

North Country Chef’s Challenge!

September 4th, 2013 by mcote9

Join us this Sunday:

North Country Chef’s Challenge      at:    Horse and Hound Inn

Littleton Regional Event                                205 Wells Rd

Sunday, Sept 8, 2013                                      Franconia, NH

5:30-8:30 PM

 

More info: Julie Moran                                  Katelyn Krumperman

603-726-6992                               603-444-1430

 

 

This year’s Chef’s Challenge in bigger and better than ever – we have 3 regional (qualifying) challenges in September where 2 out of 5 chefs are selected to compete in November at the Mountain View Grand!  Our Colebrook regional event will be at the:

 

Colebrook Country Club

Sunday, September 15, 2013

5:00-8:00 PM

Five cooking demos and tastings for locally sourced soups and appetizers and recipes

Door prizes offered by each participant

$25pp

 

We also have 2 other qualifying events:  Sept 8 in Franconia, and Sept 19 in the North Conway area.  Would you please consider joining us for and of these “foodie” events?   The Grand Challenge will be at the Mountain View Grand on Nov 3.   We will use the funds raised to buy a refrigerated co-op delivery truck for next year’s deliveries!

 

Tickets are available at the Colebrook Country Club, Littleton Food Co-op, Margarita Grill, Mountain View Grand Resort and Spa, or by calling or emailing me 726-6992.

The People’s Forest- Inaugural Screening!

July 11th, 2013 by mcote9

 

 

PeoplesForestPressRelease

On This Spot: Celebrating PSU’s 250th Anniversary!

May 3rd, 2013 by mcote9

Check out, On This Spot, a walking tour and exhibit in celebration of PSU’s 250th Anniversary!
Click here for more info: On This Spot

In the News: Haverhill Civic Forum

May 3rd, 2013 by mcote9

Follow this link to read the recent article featured in the Bradford Journal Opinion showcasing the Haverhill Civic Forum, a community based research initiative.

https://www.plymouth.edu/office/public-relations/clips/17466/psu-to-study-civic-life-in-haverhill/

Student Employee Sean McGlynn Recieves the Ron Meade “On the Track to Tourism” Scholarship

April 25th, 2013 by mcote9

We would like to congratulate Sean McGlynn, a student employee at the Center for Rural Partnerships for earning the the Ron Meade “On the Track to Tourism” Scholarship which is offered by the Lakes Region Tourism Association.

Sean also received the Okrant Family Annual Scholarship in Tourism Studies!

Sean received this award based on merit as well as campus involvement and participation in CRP projects. Congrats Sean!

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
MSC 68, 17 High St.
Plymouth State University

(603) 535-3275 (Voice)
psu-cfrp@plymouth.edu

Ben Amsden
Director
blamsden@plymouth.edu
(603) 535-3276

Marylynn Cote
Administrative Assistant
mcote9@plymouth.edu
(603) 535-3271

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