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PSU Choirs present “The Sky Speaks” April 14

March 28th, 2012 by Elizabeth

PSU Choirs present The Sky Speaks Songs Celebrate Global Diversity Plymouth, N.H. –The Plymouth State University choirs will present The Sky Speaks, their final concert of the semester, at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 14 in Hanaway Theatre at the Silver Center for the Arts. Professor of Music Dan Perkins directs the choirs. The program celebrates […]

Water testing in the Israel River, Lancaster, NH

Plymouth State University Collaborates in Statewide Environmental Planning and Protection Effort

March 26th, 2012 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H. –Population and land use changes in the Granite State in recent decades make research into what those changes mean vitally important to ensuring future generations will enjoy the same quality of life New Hampshire residents do today. Thanks to a five-year $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation, the University of […]

Cardinal Richelieu looms over the cast of Dumas’ book, The Three Musketeers. To your left are his tools, the Comte de Rochefort and Lady de Winter. Taking center stage is the protagonist, the young D’Artagnan next to his lady love, Constance.  And to your right are the Three Musketeers themselves, Athos, Porthos and Aramis.  (Game box photo by Nuno Sentieiro.)

Exceptional Board Games on Display at PSU Lamson Library and Learning Commons

March 23rd, 2012 by Elizabeth

  PLYMOUTH, N.H.—Steffan O’Sullivan may be an adult, but he has never stopped playing board games. His current collection contains more than 500 games, but changes constantly as he trades for different games to play. Among his favorite games at the moment are “Agricola,” a game about farming in 17th Century Europe after the plague, […]

John Gilbert

PSU Hosts N.H. Water and Watershed Conference

March 23rd, 2012 by blyndes

  Plymouth, N.H. –New Hampshire’s water supplies are in good condition, according to the chairman of the Governor’s Water Sustainability Commission, but infrastructure needs to be upgraded to deal with expected increases in high precipitation storms. Environmental engineer John Gilbert spoke at the New Hampshire Water and Watershed Conference Friday, March 23 at Plymouth State […]

Holderness resident Will Davis named to Plymouth State University's President's Council.

Holderness Resident Will Davis Named to PSU President’s Council

March 19th, 2012 by blyndes

Plymouth— Will Davis of Holderness is joining the Plymouth State University President’s Council. The President’s Council is a volunteer advisory group that provides leadership and support to the President of Plymouth State University regarding development and fundraising. Davis recently retired from the brokerage firm Credit-Suisse in Boston and also previously served on the board of […]


Plymouth State University Named to President’s Higher Education Community Service 2012 Honor Roll

March 16th, 2012 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H­­—Plymouth State University has been named one of the nation’s top schools for encouraging community service among its students. PSU is one of six New Hampshire institutions of higher learning named to the President’s Honor Roll, through the federal Learn and Serve America program, which supports and encourages service-learning throughout the United States. The […]


Documentary at PSU discusses a Girl Scout outreach program

March 16th, 2012 by Tim

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Girl Scout Troop 1500 from Austin, Texas, appears to be like most other troops in the national organization. But once a month, the Scouts make a trip to the Gatesville Women’s Prison. To visit their mothers. The story of this special Girl Scout Troop and others across the country is told in […]

Mervin Enver Marvey

Plymouth State Community Members Best Two Categories at New Hampshire Theatre Awards

March 15th, 2012 by Elizabeth

PLYMOUTH, N.H.—Two members of the Plymouth State University community recently received top awards at the 2012 New Hampshire Theatre Awards. Mervin Enver Marvey of Rustenberg, South Africa, a senior theatre arts major, was selected Best Supporting Actor in a Musical for his role as Angel, a gay drag queen percussionist with AIDS in Rent, presented […]

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All New England Jazz Festival at PSU March 27

March 15th, 2012 by Elizabeth

High School Musicians from Across New England PLYMOUTH, N.H.—The Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance at Plymouth State University will host the annual All New England Jazz Festival for high school students March 27 at the Silver Center for the Arts. The day-long program of workshops and rehearsals concludes with a 5 p.m. concert in […]


Folk Musician John Gorka on the Silver Center Stage March 30

March 14th, 2012 by Elizabeth

PLYMOUTH, N.H.—The “New” folk scene isn’t so young anymore, but it is thriving with the likes of John Gorka on board. Gorka’s stunningly soulful baritone voice and original songwriting have earned him a reputation as one of the best. For more than two decades, Gorka’s keen ear has picked up the stories of people along […]