The former President of the U.S. Institute of Peace, Richard Solomon, will be the Commencement speaker at Plymouth State University's 142nd Commencement ceremony May 18.

PSU to Honor Richard Solomon at 2013 Commencement Ceremony, Former President of U.S. Institute of Peace to Speak at May 18 Event

March 15th, 2013 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.- A world-renowned advocate for peace will be the featured speaker at Plymouth State University’s 142nd commencement ceremony Saturday, May 18.  Richard H. Solomon is the former President of the United States Institute of Peace(USIP), a nonpartisan federal agency working to promote international conflict resolution through non-violent methods. The commencement ceremony starts at 10 […]

PSU students volunteering at a Habitat for Humanity project, building a home for a needy family

Plymouth State University Named to President’s Higher Education Community Service 2013 Honor Roll

March 13th, 2013 by blyndes

        PLYMOUTH, N.H­­—Plymouth State Universityhas been named one of the nation’s top schools for encouraging community service among its students. PSU has been named to the President’s Honor Roll, through the federal Learn and Serve America program, which supports and encourages service learning throughout the United States. The President’s Higher Education Community […]

A hiker admires the beautiful vistas of the White Mountains.

The Museum of the White Mountains Presents, “To the Extremes: The Geology of Adventure in the White Mountains” in North Conway March 28 – May 28

March 12th, 2013 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – New Hampshire’s White Mountains are home to some of the world’s best outdoor recreational opportunities; skiing, hiking and rock climbing draw hundreds of thousands of visitors every year to the region’s glistening ski slopes, rock-strewn summits and green river valleys formed by Mother Nature in a fascinating series of geologic events starting […]

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PSU and N.H. Preservation Alliance Host Historic Preservation Conference March 22

March 11th, 2013 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – Community leaders are gathering in Plymouth on March 22 for the biennial statewide preservation conference, Historic Buildings for the Next Century: Preservation’s Role in a Sustainable Future.  The event is sponsored by the New Hampshire Preservation Alliance in partnership with Plymouth State University. Featured topics include new business models for historic sites, […]

Left to right, Kelly Murphy, a Social Work major and Meaghan Colligan, Business Administration major,  try on their caps and gowns–and realize the big day is getting closer!

Graduates Day 2013

March 8th, 2013 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.-There may still be snow on the ground, but one sure sign that Spring is just around the corner at Plymouth State is the arrival of Graduates Day. Typically held on the first Friday in March, Graduates Day is a big step for seniors preparing to take their hard-earned degree out into the ‘real […]

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PSU Receives Gift From Houdegbe North American University

March 7th, 2013 by Tim

Plymouth State University recently received a photobook courtesy of Houdegbe North American University Benin (HNAUB). The photos in the book were taken recently during the dedication of a library named in honor of the State of New Hampshire and Plymouth State University and attended by a delegation from PSU. Octave Cossi Houdegbe, HNAUB president and […]

East Inlet, Pittsburg, N.H., Courtesy Phil Haskell

PSU Hosts New Hampshire Water and Watershed Conference March 22

March 5th, 2013 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.- Plymouth State University’s Center for the Environment (CFE) hosts the 2013 New Hampshire Water and Watershed Conference, Friday,  March 22 in PSU’s Hartman Union Building. The event features more than 30 talks addressing current water related research as well as effective strategies at the local, regional, state, and federal levels about changing environmental […]

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Plymouth State University Students Participate in National Association of Teachers of Singing Festival in Boston

March 2nd, 2013 by Elizabeth

Plymouth, N.H. —Seven Plymouth State University students participated in the National Association of Teachers of Singing Boston Song and Aria Festival. Senior music major Michael Dodge of Northwood earned second place in Division 2 (ages 18-20) and won the Special Prize for Best Performance of a German Arts Song. Dodge performed Dimenticar ben mio by […]

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PSU Silver Series Presents Acclaimed Brasil Guitar Duo March 14

March 1st, 2013 by Elizabeth

Plymouth, N.H. —The award-winning duo of Douglas Lora and João Luiz, aka the Brasil Guitar Duo, will perform at Plymouth State University at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 14 in the Smith Recital Hall at the Silver Center. Winners of the 2006 Concert Artists Guild International Music Competition, the Brasil Guitar Duo is quickly solidifying its […]

Left to right, National SBI President Michael Harris, East Carolina University, Craig Zamzow and Matthew Sonfield, Hofstra University,  at ceremony honoring Zamzow as Small Business Institute Fellow.

PSU’s Small Business Institute® Garners Two First Place Awards in National Competition, Director Craig Zamzow Named SBI Fellow

February 28th, 2013 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H. –Two teams from Plymouth State University’s MBA program earned two, first place awards in the 2012 National Small Business Institute® Project of the Year Competition at a February 16 ceremony in St. Pete Beach, Fla. Also, the Institute’s retiring director, Craig Zamzow, was named an SBI Fellow, the highest honor in the […]