Rose Colby is the 2015 recipient of PSU's Dennise Maslakowski Education Award.

PSU Honors Rose Colby of Epping with 2015 Dennise Maslakowski Education Award

May 5th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.-A veteran educator who works to enrich children’s lives is the 2015 recipient of Plymouth State University’s Dennise Maslakowski Education Award. Rose Colby of Epping was chosen because of her commitment to quality, competency-based education. Colby is currently a teaching lecturer in the Educational Leadership Program at Plymouth State and a well-known educational consultant. […]

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New Hampshire’s Department of Health and Human Services Recognizes Early Childhood Education Advocates

May 5th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– As a mainstay of teacher education in New Hampshire for more than a century, Plymouth State University has an exceptional reputation as a provider of and advocate for quality early childhood education. New Hampshire’s Child Development Bureau of the NH Department of Health and Human Services recently recognized two PSU employees for their […]

Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen presents 2015 Distinguished PAT Award to John Clark '71, '73G.

John Clark ’71, ’73G Named Plymouth State University’s 2015 Distinguished PAT Staff Member

May 4th, 2015 by blyndes

  PLYMOUTH, N.H. – One of Plymouth State University’s longest-serving and most beloved employees has been recognized by his peers with the 2015 Distinguished Professional, Administrative, Technical (PAT) Award. Colleagues, family, and friends gathered to recognize Director of Athletics John Clark ’71, ’73G at a special ceremony on May 1.    PSU President Sara Jayne […]

Meteorology major Tenley Sodeur  '15 explains her research project, “Forecasting Thunderstorms in Plymouth, N.H.” to a group of students at Plymouth State University’s Student Showcase of Excellence.

PSU’s Student Showcase of Excellence Celebrates 101 Research Projects

April 30th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – What factors determine where a person goes skiing? What do people without tattoos think of people with them? How can hiking trails be built to resist wear and tear? Those research topics and dozens more were on display at Plymouth State University’s sixth annual Student Showcase of Excellence event on April 24. […]

David Starbuck will lead an archaeology dig at Enfield Shaker Village as part of a Plymouth State University class, Archaeological Field Methods.

Plymouth State University Plans Archaeological Dig at Enfield Shaker Village

April 28th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – Enfield Shaker Village has been described as one of New Hampshire’s most magnificent architectural achievements and beginning on May 26 it will be the site of a history-making archaeology project. For the first time in its history, an archaeological dig at the Village has been planned as part of a Plymouth State […]

Plymouth State University inducted 32 students into Phi Kappa Phi, the nations’ oldest, largest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

32 Plymouth State University Students Inducted into Phi Kappa Phi

April 27th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – At an April 19 ceremony honoring the “best of the best,” Plymouth State University inducted 32 students into Phi Kappa Phi (PKP), the nations’ oldest, largest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. “These inductees have reached academic and scholarly distinction in their studies and we are very proud […]

Brian Eisenhauer and PSU Gardener Sherri Covell pose with preschoolers and the Japanese Ukigumo tree.

PSU and Local Children Celebrate Arbor Day with Tree Planting

April 24th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth,N.H. –Ten preschoolers braved a chilly morning on April 24 to plant a Japanese Ukigumo tree on the Plymouth State University campus in celebration of Arbor Day. Brian Eisenhauer, director of PSU’s Office of Environmental Sustainability, told the three- and four-year old participants why Arbor Day is important to the environment. “When we plant trees, […]

Campus Compact of New Hampshire Plymouth State Award winners, from left, Monica McKeon,, PSU President Sara Jayne Srteen, WMNF Technical Services Team Leader and Maria Sanders.

PSU Names Campus Compact for New Hampshire Award Winners: Maria Sanders, Monica McKeon and the White Mountain National Forest Honored for Civic Efforts

April 24th, 2015 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H. – A student volunteer, a philosophy professor and a federal agency were chosen by Plymouth State University to be honored by the Campus Compact for New Hampshire (CCNH) at its annual Presidents’ Awards presentation April 8 in Bedford. CCNH is a statewide consortium of college and university presidents dedicated to advancing the […]

Plymouth State University History Professor Marcia Schmidt Blaine has been named an American Council on Education Fellow for the 2015-16 academic year.

PSU Professor Marcia Schmidt Blaine Named American Council on Education Fellow

April 22nd, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– Plymouth State University History Professor Marcia Schmidt Blaine has been named an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow for the 2015-16 academic year. Blaine is one of 47 individuals selected for the prestigious leadership development program that prepares senior leaders to serve American colleges and universities. As an ACE Fellow, Blaine will focus […]

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PSU Dean of Students Jeff Furlone Lauded for Activism Against Campus-Based Sexual Abuse

April 21st, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, NH— Plymouth State University Dean of Students, Jeff Furlone ’03G, has been recognized by two agencies for developing and implementing initiatives with a local crisis services agency, Voices Against Violence (Voices). The initiatives will help educate students and others on healthy relationships, best practices and the resources that are available to them on campus […]

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PSU awards 2015 Maslakowski Education award to Rose Colby

The 2015 Plymouth State University’s Dennise Maslakowski Education Award was given to Rose Colby of Epping who was chosen because of her commitment to quality, competency-based education. The award was created in 2008 in memory of the late Dennise Maslakowski, PSU’s former Associate Vice President for the College of Graduate Studies. “To receive this honor means a […]

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Marietta woman chosen as 2015 ACE Fellow

Plymouth State University History Professor Marcia Schmidt Blaine, daughter of Suzanne Schmidt of Marietta and the late Frederick K. Schmidt, has been named an American Council on Education Fellow for the 2015-16 academic year. Blaine is one of 47 individuals selected for the prestigious leadership development program that prepares senior leaders to serve American colleges […]

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PSU plans archaeological dig at Enfield Shaker Village

PLYMOUTH — Enfield Shaker Village has been described as one of New Hampshire’s most magnificent architectural achievements, and beginning on May 26, it will be the site of a history-making archaeology project. For the first time in its history, an archaeological dig at the Village has been planned as part of a Plymouth State University […]