Prof. Corcoran, right, with Prof. David Rox, director of bands at Gordon College and host for the New England Intercollegiate Band.

PSU Professor Emeritus Gary Corcoran presented Lifetime Achievement Award

April 11th, 2012 by Elizabeth

by New England College Band Association PLYMOUTH, N.H.— PSU Professor Emeritus of Music Gary Corcoran was recently awarded the New England College Band Association (NECBA) Lifetime Achievement Award for his commitment and dedication to the creation, promotion and performance of original and traditional band literature. The award was presented at the association’s 30th Annual New […]

Sam Wisel: image by Kaleb Hart

PSU Senior Samuel Wisel Named Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact

April 11th, 2012 by Elizabeth

    PLYMOUTH, N.H.—Campus Compact has named Samuel Wisel, a senior at Plymouth State University, a 2012 Newman Civic Fellow in recognition of his personal commitment to creating lasting change for the better in his community and beyond. Wisel, a business administration major, is a resident of Mansfield, Mass. As a Newman Civic Fellow, Wisel […]

PSU Nursing student Nathalie Strickrott examines a patient. Photo courtesy John Hession.

PSU Offering Online RN-BS Nursing Program

April 11th, 2012 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H.–After a very successful first year, Plymouth State University is again expanding its nursing program by offering an online component for busy students. This summer, the courses in the RN-BS Completion Program will be offered completely online. “Many of the students in our RN to BS completion program population are working full-time, and […]

The Guild of St. Maurice

King John’s Faire Premieres at Plymouth State University April 22

April 10th, 2012 by Elizabeth

PLYMOUTH, N.H.— The First Annual King John’s Faire, replete with games, living history demonstrations and military drills will encamp on the Plymouth State University Alumni Green adjacent to the Hartman Union Building on High Street in Plymouth, Sunday, April 22, from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.  The faire is open to the public free of […]


The Drowsy Chaperone brings High Spirited High Jinks to PSU April 25-29

April 8th, 2012 by Elizabeth

PLYMOUTH, N.H.—Mayhem, mix-ups and a ruse to sabotage a wedding mark the high-spirited high jinks of The Drowsy Chaperone, presented by the Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance at Plymouth State University April 25-29. The musical comedy won five Tony Awards in 2006, including Best Music and Best Book. Performances are April 25-28 at 8 […]

Danielle O'Malley, ceramic

Bachelor Of Fine Arts Exhibition April 17-May 19

April 6th, 2012 by Elizabeth

Senior Thesis Exhibition is Capstone of Plymouth State Career for Bachelor of Fine Arts Students Plymouth, N.H.—The annual Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Exhibition at Plymouth State University is a rite-of-passage for graduating BFA students and a requirement for graduation. All Plymouth State BFA candidates must present a capstone project to their teachers, peers and […]


PSU Student Ensembles Wrap Up Performance Season in May with Public Concerts

April 6th, 2012 by Elizabeth

  May 7 will bring the Guitar Ensemble to the Studio Theatre, also at 7 p.m. Guitar Ensemble tickets are free at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-2787 or (800) 779-3869. Jazz ensembles take to the Studio Theatre stage the following night, May 8 at 7 p.m., featuring the PSU Jazz Ensemble under the […]

Cortland Johansen, The Scent of Sweet Pea, oil on canvas

Annual Student Poetry and Art Exhibition at PSU’s Lamson Library April 9–May 4

April 4th, 2012 by Elizabeth

Plymouth, N.H.—The Lamson Library and Learning Commons at Plymouth State University presents Art and Poetry, April 2-May 13, a fourth annual exhibition featuring the creative and collaborative efforts of PSU’s Student Exhibitions Committee and PSU Poets and Writers. Student artists have come together to present their visual art works, and poetry inspired by those works. […]

Cathie LeBlanc, left, acccepts the 2012 Theo Kalikow Award from Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen.

Cathie LeBlanc Receives PSU’s Theo Kalikow Award

March 30th, 2012 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Four women were recognized March 29 at the annual PSU President’s Commission on the Status of Women 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 women. PSU President Sara Jayne Steen welcomed the group, […]

Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen

State of the University 2012: PSU Meeting Challenges through Innovation and Collaboration

March 28th, 2012 by blyndes

  Plymouth –– Plymouth State University continues to flourish, said President Sara Jayne Steen in her fifth annual State of the University address March 28.  Steen believes the University’s ability to collaborate and innovate to solve problems is emblematic of its institutional strength and academic excellence. Steen pointed to initiatives in technology, internationalization, and sustainability […]