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 […]

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PSU Honors Educational Leader Dick Woodward and MBA Graduates at Annual Luncheon

May 1st, 2012 by blyndes

  PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Plymouth State University’s MBA graduates were recognized with a variety of awards at the Master of Business Administration Certificate and Honors Luncheon May 19. The guest of honor and featured speaker at the luncheon was Dick Woodward, who has been involved in higher education enrollment management and admissions for 30+ years, […]

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PSU Research Gallery

April 30th, 2012 by Tim
Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen and children from PSU's Child Development and Family Center planted a Ginkgo biloba tree April 27, as part of an Arbor Day ceremony and the creation of a PSU Peace Garden.

PSU Creates Peace Garden with Arbor Day Tree Planting

April 30th, 2012 by blyndes

 Plymouth –– An ancient strain of trees that miraculously survived the devastation of the Hiroshima, Japan, nuclear blast now symbolizes the creation of Plymouth State University’s Peace Garden. A seven-foot high Ginkgo biloba tree was planted April 27 by PSU President Sara Jayne Steen and a group of children from PSU’s Center for Young Children and Families . The Gingko […]

Left to right, PSU Meteorology Professor Dr. James Koermer, PSU student Katie Laro and N.H. 2nd District Congressman Charles Bass at the Council of Undergraduate Research annual Posters on the Hill reception on Capitol Hill April 24

PSU Student Katie Laro Presents Research at Capitol Hill Event

April 25th, 2012 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H. – Plymouth State University meteorology major Katie Laro’s research into Warm-Season Convective Wind Climatology was presented at the prestigious Council of Undergraduate Research (CUR) annual Posters on the Hill reception on Capitol Hill April 24. Laro presented her research to members of Congress, congressional staff members, federal government officials and others in […]

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Weekend events shine spotlight on research at PSU

April 23rd, 2012 by Tim

In one room over two days, student research at Plymouth State University took Center Stage. Dozens of students and their faculty mentors participated in Friday’s (April 27) Research Symposium and Saturday’s (April 28) Student Showcase of Excellence. With posters, PowerPoint and performances, students presented the results from research projects representing a variety of academic disciplines. […]

Left to right, Lynn Johnson and Morgan O’Connell of Plymouth State University’s Health and Human Performance Department were recognized by the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

National Health Education Group Honors Two PSU Faculty

April 22nd, 2012 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Lynn Johnson and Morgan O’Connell of Plymouth State University’s Health and Human Performance (HHP) Department were recognized by the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) at its national convention in Boston last month. Professor Johnson received the Honor Award, which recognizes recipients for their personal integrity, showcase of […]

James Hundrieser named Plymouth State University's Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

Jim Hundrieser Named PSU’s Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

April 12th, 2012 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. –Alumnus Jim Hundrieser says the campus of Plymouth State University is quite different from the campus he remembers as a graduate student in the late 1980s. However, he still feels the same “positive energy” from students, faculty and staff and is “incredibly grateful” to have the opportunity to serve the University, its students, […]