Tropical Storm Irene damage in Lincoln, NH at Loon Mountain, image courtesy Shane Csiki

PSU to Host 2016 New Hampshire Water and Watershed Conference on March 18

March 4th, 2016 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – In the past 100 years, the northeastern United States has experienced a 50 percent increase in annual precipitation. The frequency of extreme precipitation events in the region is projected to more than double by the end of this century. This trend in extreme weather events is becoming a serious concern in the […]

Ben Amsden, director of Plymouth State's Center for Businesses and Community Paretnerships.

Agents of Change: Plymouth State Creates Center for Business and Community Partnerships

February 26th, 2016 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Helping businesses and non-profit organizations achieve success while giving students real-world experience is the goal of Plymouth State University’s newly created Center for Business and Community Partnerships (CBCP). The CBCP, formerly known as the Center for Rural Partnerships, focuses PSU’s research, outreach and educational capacities on advancing collaborative, reciprocal projects that support […]

Three Plymouth State University Professional Selling Skills students make their presentations to a group of New Hampshire marketing executives. Student sitting, pink tie, Alex Frizzell, standing, l – r, Jennifer Peer and Will Perotti.

Plymouth State Students Shine in Professional Sales Presentation

February 19th, 2016 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Plymouth State professional sales students are making a name for themselves after a recent meeting with a group of corporate executives from four New Hampshire companies. Students in PSU’s Professional Selling Skills II course, along with instructor Robert Nadeau, recently met with officials from Medicus, Core Medical Group, ConnectLeader and TD Bank […]

Plymouth State's "Jib Free or Die" Rail Jam takes place March 4.

Plymouth State Hosts “Jib Free or Die” Rail Jam March 4

February 18th, 2016 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – It’s back! Grab big air or chill with your friends at the Jib Free or Die Rail Jam scheduled Friday, March 4 in the bowl next to the Plymouth State University Welcome Center and Ice Arena on Route 175-A in Holderness, N.H. The event is hosted by the Marketing Association of Plymouth State […]

Michael Fischler speaks at the ceremony dedicating the Counseling and Human Relations Center in his name.

Counseling and Human Relations Center Dedicated in Honor of Michael L. Fischler

February 12th, 2016 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – A longtime and beloved Plymouth State professor devoted to helping students has been honored by the University. The Michael L. Fischler Counseling and Human Relations Center was recently dedicated to Fischler, an educator and counselor who has spent more than 45-years at PSU. Dozens of family members, co-workers and friends spoke glowingly […]

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Plymouth State University President’s List – Fall 2015

February 4th, 2016 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Plymouth State University has released its President’s List for the Fall semester, 2015. President’s List students must achieve a grade point average of 3.7 or better and attempted at least 12 credit hours during the semester. These credit hours must be in courses that earn grade points and students must have completed all such […]

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Plymouth State University’s Fall 2015 Dean’s List

February 4th, 2016 by blyndes

Dean’s List for Fall 2015 PLYMOUTH, N.H.- Plymouth State University has announced its Dean’s List for the Fall semester, 2015. Students must have achieved a grade point average between 3.5 and 3.69 to be eligible for the Dean’s List and have attempted at least 12 credit hours during the semester. These credit hours must be in courses that earn grade points and […]

From left, Maria Nacopoulos, VP James Hundrieser, Courtney Bracken and Matt LeBlanc at the ribbon cutting for the new Student Support Foundation food pantry.

Plymouth State Rededicates Student Support Foundation Food Pantry

February 4th, 2016 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– A food pantry for Plymouth State students has been reopened in a new campus location to better serve students in need. The Student Support Foundation (SSF) Pantry received a generous grant from John ’85 and Carrie Morgridge and the Morgridge Family Foundation to move into a more convenient location adjacent to Smith Hall. […]

Marcia Schmidt Blaine is the interim director of PSU's Museum of the White Mountains.

New Leadership for PSU’s Museum of the White Mountains

February 1st, 2016 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – Plymouth State University Professor of History Marcia Schmidt Blaine has been named interim director of the Museum of the White Mountains (MWM). Blaine assumed her new role January 1 after MWM founding director Catherine Amidon stepped down from the position in late 2015. The MWM was created in 2013; its mission is […]

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Four Plymouth State Alumni Named to 2016 Union Leader 40 Under 40

February 1st, 2016 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Four Plymouth State University alumni have been named to the Manchester Union Leader’s 40 Under 40 list of young professionals shaping the future of the Granite State. Kendra Bell is co-owner of Crane and Bell Certified Public Accountants in Lancaster; Josh Bourdon’03 is a division manager of Core Medical Group in Salem; […]

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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 […]