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 […]

The 20th annual Integrated Arts Conference presented by Plymouth State University’s Educational Theatre Collaborative will be held January 23. The daylong program will be held at the Silver Center for the Arts on the PSU Campus.

Lights, Camera, Action! Integrated Arts Conference for Arts Educators and Artists by ETC

January 20th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.— Artists and educators will come together January 23 from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. for the 20th annual Integrated Arts Conference presented by Plymouth State University’s Educational Theatre Collaborative (ETC). The daylong program will be held at the Silver Center for the Arts on the PSU Campus. The conference is one of four […]

Former N.H. Governor John Lynch will be honored by Plymouth State University's Alumni Association at a Jan. 27 event in Manchester.

Plymouth State University Honors Former Gov. John Lynch with Robert Frost Award at Jan. 27 Event; Boston Red Sox President & CEO Larry Lucchino Announced as Guest Speaker

January 15th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 3. Former New Hampshire Governor John Lynch will be honored by Plymouth State University with the Robert Frost Contemporary American Award, January 27, 2015 at 6 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester. His friend, Boston Red Sox President and CEO Larry Lucchino, will serve […]

Plymouth State University and the Newfound Lake Region Association signed a Memorandum of Understanding creating a partnership allowing graduate students  to work with NLRA through hands-on education, while the NLRA receives resources from PSU. In photo, Front right, NLRA President Rob Moore signs agreement with PSU President Sara Jayne Stee. From left, back row, PSU's Center for the Environment Associate Director  June Hammond Rowan, NLRA Executive Director Boyd Smith, Andrew Vielleux, NLRA Program Manager and Joseph Boyer, Director, PSU's Center for the Environment.

Plymouth State University and Newfound Lake Region Association Pledge to Protect NH’s Fourth Largest Lake and its Watershed

January 13th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– A partnership between Newfound Lake Region Association (NLRA) and Plymouth State University’s Center for the Environment (CFE) will provide new resources for protecting and improving the health of New Hampshire’s fourth largest lake and its watershed, and more opportunities for PSU students to gain environmental management and protection experience. Plymouth State University President […]

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New museum exhibit features hiking trail clubs

PLYMOUTH — In the early 1900s, Americans were discovering the beauty and grandeur of New Hampshire’s White Mountains, and hiking the scenic ridges became increasingly popular. Trail clubs began forming, with members creating hiking trails and overnight camping structures, beginning a proud legacy of enjoying and protecting New Hampshire’s most precious natural resource. The renowned hiking […]

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Bringing it back to New Hampshire

MEREDITH — Inter-Lakes High School students heard from local professionals on Wednesday about their jobs and how they got to where they are today. The event, called “Bringing it Back to New Hampshire,” was put on by the Career Partnership Program, which is a collaboration between the Greater Meredith Program and Inter-Lakes High School. It helps students […]

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Retiring PSU President Sara Jayne Steen delivers final State of University address

PLYMOUTH — Asserting that “Plymouth State University is vibrant and energetically moving forward,” President Sara Jayne Steen delivered a favorable report in her annual State of the University address on Wednesday. Citing continued success in experiential learning opportunities, an impressive recruitment and marketing effort, the culmination of a major fundraising campaign and campus capital improvements, Steen’s message […]