Plymouth State University students cleared brush from hiking trails in Warren, N.H. last fall as a community service project.

The Carnegie Foundation Names Plymouth State University One of Nation’s Top Schools for Community Engagement

February 12th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– Community service has long been a mainstay of the Plymouth State University experience. The university’s motto, Ut prosim (That I may serve), underscores the values upon which the University’s mission is built. It is that commitment to service that has earned PSU a 2015 Community Engagement Classification from The Carnegie Foundation for the […]

File photo: The Rail Jam competition at Plymouth State takes place February 20-21.

Plymouth State University’s “Jib Free or Die” Rail Jam February 20-21

February 11th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. –Plymouth State University’s “Jib Free or Die” Rail Jam, hosted by M.A.P.S. and the Snowboard Club, is scheduled for Friday, February 20, and Saturday, February 21, in the bowl next to the PSU Ice Arena. Jib Free or Die is a rail jam showdown in which skiers and snowboarders compete on a course consisting […]

Jared Cassedy, center, was recognized with a 2015 GRAMMY Award February 8 as Music Educator of the Year. Cassedy is a PSU graduate student.

PSU Graduate Student Jared Cassedy Honored at GRAMMYs: Windham, N.H. Music Teacher Recognized as Music Educator of the Year

February 10th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – When music’s brightest stars gathered February 8 in Hollywood for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards, a Plymouth State University graduate student was among them. Jared Cassedy, a Windham, N.H., high school music teacher, was honored as the 2015 GRAMMY Music Educator Award recipient. He was chosen out of more than 7,000 nominations […]

The Central New Hampshire Conservation Commission Roundtable met Feb. 3 at Plymouth State University for a discussion of topical conservation issues in central New Hampshire.

Plymouth State’s Center for the Environment Hosts Conservation Meeting

February 6th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. –Members of the Central New Hampshire Conservation Commission Roundtable met February 3 at Plymouth State University for a discussion of topical conservation issues in central New Hampshire. The evening began with a short presentation by Dr. Amy Villamagna, PSU’s assistant professor of environmental science and policy, on her study of the relationship of […]

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PSU Student Laura Mielke and Alumnus Joshua Lanzetta ’01 Named to Union Leader’s 40 Under 40 List

February 5th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– A current Plymouth State University student and a 2001 graduate are among the 2015 New Hampshire Union Leader’s prestigious “40 Under 40” list of influential young people in the Granite State. Joshua Lanzetta ’01 and graduate student Laura Mielke were recognized for their leadership skills and desire in making New Hampshire a better […]

PSU Health Educator Denise Normandin has been named  one of the nation’s Top 100 Health Promotion Professionals

Plymouth State University Health Educator Denise Normandin Receives National Honor

February 4th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The Wellness Council of America (WELCOA) has recognized Plymouth State University health educator Denise Normandin as one of the nation’s Top 100 Health Promotion Professionals. Normandin, a Registered Dietician Nutritionist, is the Program Manager for Healthy PSU, the institution’s program promoting positive health for PSU employees and their families. The Top 100 […]

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Catherine Amidon of PSU’s Museum of the White Mountains Seeks Support on Capitol Hill

February 4th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – Museum of the White Mountains Director Catherine Amidon will be among more than 300 museum professionals and supporters participating in the seventh annual Museums Advocacy Day, organized by the American Alliance of Museums. Amidon travels to Washington, D.C., February 23-24 to visit members of Congress and their staff and make the case […]

Robyn Parker has been named  the next Dean of the College of Business Administration. Parker has served as a professor of business at PSU since 2009. Her appointment begins July 1, 2015.

Robyn Parker Named Dean of PSU’s College of Business Administration

February 2nd, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– Plymouth State University has selected Robyn E. Parker as the next dean of the College of Business Administration. Parker has served as a professor of business at PSU since 2009 and was recently named director of instruction for the College of Business Administration. Her appointment begins July 1, 2015. “Robyn Parker has the […]

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Huot Career and Technical Center Signs Credit Agreement with Plymouth State University

January 25th, 2015 by blyndes

Students at the J. Oliva Huot Career and Technical Center will have more opportunities to demonstrate their college readiness in the coming year. Topping the list of expanded partnerships is a five-credit articulation agreement with Plymouth State University. Through this arrangement, students completing the Huot Center’s Bio-Medical Technology program will have the opportunity to earn […]

The Snow Level Radar (SLR) experiment is a joint effort between Plymouth State’s meteorology program and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Plymouth State University Receives Snow Level Radar Grant; High Tech Research Will Help Winter Weather Forecasts

January 20th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Ever get nervous about driving in winter weather? Wonder if those dark clouds overhead will bring flurries or perhaps something worse, like freezing rain? It’s a common concern, and a legitimate public safety issue–New Hampshire citizens need accurate forecasts, particularly when winter weather leads to hazardous road conditions. A new experiment underway […]