Lin-Wood stuent Kate McCrohan researchs National History Day material at Lamson Library.

Lin-Wood Public School Students Research History at PSU

November 22nd, 2011 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.–Knowing how to access and use information is critical to success in today’s world. Whether you’re an auto mechanic, nuclear scientist or cook, succeeding at your job requires knowledge, and having the skills to find that knowledge in the digital age is far different now than even a decade ago. With that in mind, […]


PSU Faculty Authors Joseph Monninger and Liz Ahl Recognized with N.H. Literary Awards

November 21st, 2011 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– Plymouth State University English professors and creative writers Joseph Monninger and Liz Ahl were recognized for recent works at the tenth biennial New Hampshire Literary Award reception and ceremony Nov. 4.  The awards are sponsored by the New Hampshire Writers’ Project, a nonprofit serving 800 writers and readers in New Hampshire and 16 […]

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PSU Recognizes Retirees and Longtime Employees

November 17th, 2011 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.  ––Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen recognized approximately 100 longtime University employees and retirees in a Nov. 15 ceremony at Heritage Commons. More than 100 co-workers, friends, and family members attended the annual event. Steen thanked employees for their dedication and provided each of them with a gift for service to the […]

PSU President Sara Jayne Steen (far left) meets with local officials to discuss plans for the Enterprise Center at Plymouth.

PSU Economic Development Partnership Moves Forward with Grant

November 16th, 2011 by blyndes

Plymouth- A recent grant has brought a business incubator in Plymouth one step closer to reality. The Grafton County Economic Development Council (GCEDC) received a $225,000 grant to help fund renovations at 149 Main Street, scheduled to be the home of the Enterprise Center at Plymouth, a partnership between the GCEDC and Plymouth State University. […]

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PSU Commemorates Veterans Day with N.H. Adjutant General William Reddel

November 10th, 2011 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. ––There are approximately 140,000 veterans in the state of New Hampshire, but only a quarter of those receive the services they deserve, according to New Hampshire’s Adjutant General. Major General William N. Reddel III spoke at Plymouth State University’s Veterans Day commemoration November 10 before a crowd of students, staff, faculty and the […]

Left to right, PSU President Sara Jayne Steen, 2011 Storer Award recipient Ann Thurston and PAT Speaker Diane Jeffrey

Plymouth State University Names Ann E. Thurston the 2011 Patricia Storer Award Recipient

November 10th, 2011 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– A longtime employee and proud alumna of Plymouth State University is the 2011 Patricia Storer Award recipient. Ann Thurston of Rumney was chosen for her ongoing commitment and service to PSU. The Patricia Storer Award was established in 2008 to honor a Plymouth State employee who exemplifies dedication, knowledge and respect in serving […]

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PSU’s “First Fire” – Building a Tradition

November 9th, 2011 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH-There’s nothing more inviting on a crisp fall morning then settling into a comfortable chair with a hot drink in front of a roaring fireplace.  In Plymouth State University’s Hartman Union Building, the Fireplace Lounge is an inviting and familiar spot on campus to relax and enjoy a good book or the company of friends while basking […]


All New England Band Festival at PSU November 21

November 3rd, 2011 by Elizabeth

175 High School Musicians from 55 Schools with PSU Symphonic Band Plymouth, N.H.—The annual All New England Band Festival, featuring approximately 175 high school musicians, will culminate in a performance Monday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m. in the Hanaway Theatre at the Silver Center for the Arts on the Plymouth State University Campus. The concert […]

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PSU Announces 2011 Fall Undergraduate Enrollment

October 28th, 2011 by blyndes

Plymouth— The number of undergraduate students attending Plymouth State University this fall remained strong as 4,315 are enrolled 30 days into the semester (the official census date for the fall semester), University officials announced today. This represents an increase of 68 students over 2010 and includes 90 new students enrolled in the school’s new nursing […]


Master of American Folk Music Tim O’Brien November 13 at the Silver Center for the Arts

October 27th, 2011 by Elizabeth

PLYMOUTH, N.H.—If you are a follower of folk music or blown away by bluegrass, be sure to hear bandleader, songwriter, instrumentalist and vocalist Tim O’Brien in the Smith Recital Hall at Plymouth State University’s Silver Center for the Arts at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13. A noted master of the guitar, fiddle, mandolin, banjo, bouzouki […]