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 […]

Rick Brenner will receive the Granite State Award and deliver the Commencement address at Plymouth State University's 144th Commencement ceremony May 16.

New Hampshire Fisher Cats President Rick Brenner ’94 to Receive 2015 Granite State Award and Deliver Commencement Address at Plymouth State’s 144th Commencement Ceremony

April 21st, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Many young people dream of success with a professional sports franchise, and for Rick Brenner, those dreams came true. For his numerous professional sports management achievements as president of the New Hampshire Fisher Cats and his exceptional contributions to the state of New Hampshire and its citizens, Brenner will receive PSU’s 2015 […]

John Garnsey '73 will receive an honorary Doctor of Business degree at Plymouth State University’s 144th Commencement ceremony on May 16.

President of Vail Resorts John Garnsey ’73 to Receive Honorary Doctor of Business at 2015 Commencement Ceremony

April 21st, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.–– A respected leader in the ski industry and a longtime executive with one of America’s most dynamic ski resort corporations will receive an honorary Doctor of Business degree at Plymouth State University’s 144th Commencement ceremony on May 16. John Garnsey, president of Global Mountain Development for Vail Resorts, earned his bachelor’s in business […]

Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen presents the Student Employee of the Year Award to Sarah Ray..

Sarah Ray Wins Plymouth State University 2015 Student Employee of the Year Award

April 20th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – A Weare, N.H., native who is an aspiring cartographer has won the prestigious Plymouth State University Student Employee of the Year Award. Sarah Ray, a senior majoring in environmental science and policy, works at PSU’s Office of Research and Engagement where she has earned praise for collaborating effectively with students, staff and […]

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PSU Presents Student Showcase of Excellence April 24

April 14th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – More than 160 Plymouth State University students will present original research in the sciences, arts and humanities on Friday, April 24 from 2-7 p.m. at the fourth annual Student Showcase of Excellence event. Thad Guldbrandsen, PSU vice provost for research and engagement, says the Showcase is a great reflection of those who […]

Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen, left, with Theo Kalikow.

Plymouth State University Recognizes Women’s Issues Advocates at April 2 Ceremony

April 8th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Three women, including Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen, were recognized April 2 at the annual PSU President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) Awards Recognition ceremony. The awards are given to those who have demonstrated genuine concern for the advancement of women through their continuous involvement in advocacy for […]

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Plymouth State University Hosts Diversity Institute on April 11; Event Features Keynote Speaker Peggy McIntosh, Ph.D.

April 7th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. –A nationally recognized expert on race and white privilege will be the keynote speaker at Plymouth State University’s 2015 Diversity Institute on Saturday, April 11 from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. at Boyd Science Center. Peggy McIntosh, Ph.D., an author and associate director of the Wellesley College Center for Research on Women, is founder […]

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PSU Student Emily Spring Earns Top Three Ranking in National Sales Competition

March 31st, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.- Plymouth State University senior Emily Spring placed third in a national sales competition at the American Marketing Association’s (AMA) 37th Annual International Collegiate Conference held earlier this month in New Orleans. Spring, a Pembroke, N.H., native, is a member of PSU’s student marketing group, MAPS, which has a long track record of success […]

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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 […]