Brian Eisenhauer Named the Plymouth State University Helen Abbott ’39 Professor of Environmental Studies.

Plymouth State’s Brian Eisenhauer Awarded Helen Abbott ’39 Professorship of Environmental Studies

December 17th, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.–An outstanding faculty member and sustainability advocate has been named the Plymouth State University Helen Abbott ’39 Professor of Environmental Studies. Brian Eisenhauer is a professor of Sociology and Director of the Office of Environmental Sustainability at PSU, working with PSU faculty, staff, and students to reduce the University’s environmental impacts and helping others […]

Left to right, PSU Senior Kristen Spinney, a physical and health education major from Derry, N.H., and Linda Corriveau, PSU Community Service Advisor with some of the nearly 500 Christmas gifts for area children donated by PSU students, staff, faculty and community members.

Plymouth State University’s Angel Tree Project Provides Christmas Gifts to Area Families

December 14th, 2012 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.-Plymouth State University’s Angel Tree Project provided nearly 500 gifts to area children for this year’s Christmas season. The Angel Tree Project partners with 14 Plymouth-area schools and non-profit agencies to provide gifts for youth and teens during the holiday season; PSU Community Service Advisor Linda Corriveau said this year’s Angel tree project started […]

Belknap Hall won the 2012 "Do It in the Dark" energy conservation competition between residence halls by reducing their energy use by more than 25% over a two month period.of their

Belknap Hall Wins PSU’s Annual “Do It in the Dark” Energy Savings Competition

December 12th, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. –Nearly 200 students living in Belknap Hall have won the 2012 “Do It in the Dark” energy saving competition between Plymouth State residence halls. “Do it in the Dark” is a student-named competition between all the traditional residence halls that encourages saving energy by tracking and comparing reductions in each residence halls’ energy […]

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Construction Begins on Business Enterprise Center: Partnership Between PSU and Grafton County

December 4th, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. –A joint partnership between Plymouth State University and the Grafton County Economic Development Council (GCEDC) to create new businesses and jobs is under way. The Enterprise Center at Plymouth (ECP), located at 149 North Main Street, is a business incubator and accelerator that will support entrepreneurship, small businesses, and economic development in central […]

Former All-American distance runner Dave Severance, a 1981 Plymouth State graduate, is the new head coach of PSU's cross country programs.

Plymouth State University Adds Men’s and Women’s Cross Country as Varsity Sports

December 3rd, 2012 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. –Plymouth State University has announced that men’s and women’s cross country have been added as varsity athletic programs, and runners will begin competing for the Panthers in the fall of 2013. The Panther athletic program is also proud to announce the new head coach of the cross country programs will be PSU Athletic […]

Plymouth State University celebrated the opening of its Center for Global Engagement with a ribbon cutting ceremony November 13 in Mary Lyon Hall. Left to right, Jim Hundrieser, PSU's Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, PSU President Sara Jayne Steen and Debra Regan, Director of PSU's Global Education Office.

Plymouth State University Opens Center for Global Engagement

November 30th, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – Plymouth State University is embracing the value of global education with the creation of the Center for Global Engagement (CGE). At a November 13 ribbon-cutting opening the new Center, PSU President Sara Jayne Steen noted our future leaders and educators will be working in an environment which increasingly requires an international perspective. […]

Dozens of bags of trash collected from around the town of Plymouth are displayed on Alumni Green as part of "The Big Pile Up" event. Nearly 100 students helped pick up litter to help beautify the community.

Plymouth State Helps Clean Up Community with “Big Pile Up” Event

November 29th, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. –A large pile of trash-filled bags in the middle of a college campus isn’t usually the image people associate with a success story, but Plymouth State University embraces it. Why? Because the trash has been collected from every corner of the Plymouth community by PSU students, staff and faculty in an effort to […]

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Warm Up Cold December Evenings with PSU Student Ensemble Performances

November 28th, 2012 by Elizabeth

  PLYMOUTH, N.H. — Students in the Plymouth State University Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will warm up your December evenings with ensemble performances: The PSU Guitar Ensemble will perform a wide variety of music from classical to pop in a free concert at 7 p.m. December 4 in the Studio Theatre at the […]

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Landaff Days, a Reading by Don Wharton at Drerup Art Gallery 12/5

November 28th, 2012 by Elizabeth

 PLYMOUTH, N.H. —The Karl Drerup Art Gallery at Plymouth State University will present Landaff Days, Sketches from New Hampshire’s North Country, a reading by former PSU President Don Wharton at 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 5, at the gallery. Wharton and his wife Carol live in the picturesque town of Landaff (pop.415). The forests, fields, mountains, […]

Brenda Clayton, right, accepts 2012 Sara Jayne Steen Operating Staff Service Award from PSU President Sara Jayne Steen in a November 21 ceremony.

PSU’s Brenda Clayton Named 2012 Sara Jayne Steen Operating Staff Service Award Winner

November 21st, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth ––A Bridgewater, N.H. resident who strives to provide superior customer service to Plymouth State University students has been named the recipient of the 2012 Sara Jayne Steen Operating Staff Service award. Brenda Clayton has worked at PSU for more than 17 years as an Administrative Assistant and Academic/Student Services Assistant in the Registrar’s Office […]