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PSU’s Advancement Office Wins Two Awards in International Competition

May 16th, 2012 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H. – Plymouth State University’s Advancement Office received home two awards in an annual international marketing communications and design competition. The 2012 Hermes Creative Awards competition included over 4,700 entries from throughout the United States, Canada, and several other countries. Entries were received from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, […]

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PSU Student Sam Wisel Found a Passion at Plymouth State University

May 16th, 2012 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. — Sam Wisel came to Plymouth State University from Mansfield, Mass., to study meteorology. He says in high school he was “pretty quiet,” participated in a sport and had a small group of friends. Four years later, he is a campus leader and about to graduate with a B.S. in business administration, with […]

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John and Cathy Bentwood of Plymouth Selected for Granite State Award by Plymouth State University

May 14th, 2012 by blyndes

         PLYMOUTH, N.H.— Plymouth State University will present the 2012 Granite State Award to John and Cathy Bentwood of Plymouth for their commitment to service reflecting Plymouth State University’s motto, Ut Prosim (That I may serve), at the May 19 graduation ceremony. “The Bentwoods, as a medical team (he a surgeon and she a registered […]

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PSU College of Graduate Studies Student Nazli Ighani Earns Degree Despite Obstacles

May 11th, 2012 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H. – On May 19, nearly 1400 hundred people will leave the campus of Plymouth State University with a new college degree, but no graduate will have come as far and endured more hardship than Nazli Ighani. Hers is a story of faith, redemption and commitment; and PSU has played a key role […]

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Mary Washburn Receives PSU 2012 Distinguished Operating Staff Award

May 9th, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – A devoted and popular employee described as ‘a person that gets things done with an upbeat attitude and a smile,’ was named the 2012 PSU Distinguished Operating Staff Award recipientat at a May 9 ceremony. Mary Washburn was chosen from a field of seven semi-finalists for the annual award, which was presented […]

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Shandra McLane is 2012 Remarkable Woman

May 8th, 2012 by Elizabeth

PLYMOUTH, N.H. — Shandra McLane, adjunct faculty in the Department of Art at Plymouth State University has been named a 2012 Remarkable Woman by New Hampshire Magazine. The magazine describes the 2012 Remarkable Women as artistic alchemists who possess vision and drive that has advanced their craft disciplines to new levels of technique and imagination. […]

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Joyce Larson Named PSU’s 2012 Distinguished PAT

May 4th, 2012 by blyndes

                                                                  PLYMOUTH, N.H. –One of Plymouth State University’s most dedicated, hard-working employees has been recognized by her peers with PSU’s 2012 Distinguished Professional, Administrative, Technical (PAT) Award. Joyce Larson, PSU’s Interim Director of Institutional Research was honored in a May 4 ceremony. PSU President Sara Jayne Steen said Larson is an extraordinary professional whose commitment […]

With historic Rounds Hall in the background, law enforcement professionals carry Special Olympics Torch through downtown Plymouth on May 31

University Police Participate in Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

May 4th, 2012 by blyndes

Local law enforcement professionals, including University Police, participated in the 2012 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics by carrying the torch through Plymouth, Ashland and Holderness enroute to Durham for the start of the Special Olympics Summer Games May 31. The Torch Run is expected to raise about a quarter of a million dollars for […]

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PSU Announces 2012 Distinguished Teachers

May 3rd, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth –– Professors Kathleen Arecchi, Kathleen Norris and Annie Hager are the recipients of this year’s Distinguished Teaching Awards from Plymouth State University. Each year, PSU presents three awards for excellence in teaching.  Nominations for these honors are accepted from faculty, staff, students and alumni. “By making these awards, we honor the teaching profession and […]

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PSU Spring Dance Recital and Dance Scholarship Awards May 11-12

May 2nd, 2012 by Elizabeth

Presented by Contemporary Dance Ensemble with Guest Choreographer Charmian Wells Plymouth, N.H. –Works by students, faculty and a guest choreographer will be presented during the annual May Contemporary Dance Ensemble (CDE) recital at Plymouth State University May 11 and 12 at 7 p.m. in the Hanaway Theatre at the Silver Center for the Arts. Recipients […]