Professor Stephanie Halter of the Plymouth State University's Criminal Justice department.

New Master’s Degree Program Designed for Criminal Justice Professionals

August 19th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – “We’re becoming a leader in 21st century criminal justice training,” said Professor Stephanie Halter in describing Plymouth State University’s new Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration. The program was introduced in response to an outpouring of support from criminal justice practitioners who want more expertise in their profession. “Criminal justice is […]

PSU English Professor Meg Petersen  is teaching in the Dominican Republic as part of her Fulbright Scholarship.

Second Fulbright Scholarship for PSU English Professor Meg Petersen

August 13th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– A longtime Plymouth State University English professor has been named a Fulbright Scholar for the second time. Meg Petersen is travelling this month to the Dominican Republic for a year-long project in teaching writing, building on her past Fulbright experience. Petersen, who is fluent in Spanish, will mentor teachers in a K-12 school […]

Bill DeLuca '98 is a University of Massachusetts research scientist studying the migration patterns of  the Blackpoll warbler.

PSU Alumnus Documents Extraordinary Bird Migration in Research Study

August 3rd, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– A tiny songbird weighing no more than a toothbrush can fly three days without stopping, according to a recent research study conducted by a Plymouth State University alumnus. William DeLuca ’98 is currently a University of Massachusetts research scientist who was part of a team that outfitted a Blackpoll warbler (Setophaga striata) with […]

Plymouth State’s interdisciplinary studies program was ranked 17th of 37 “Best Integrative Studies” by BestColleges.com.

Plymouth State Named One of Nation’s Top Colleges for Interdisciplinary Studies

July 29th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Plymouth State University has been named one of the nation’s top universities for interdisciplinary studies by BestColleges.com. Plymouth State’s interdisciplinary studies program was ranked 17th of 37 “Best Integrative Studies” programs, alongside colleges such as Emory, Wheaton, Bennington, Hampshire, Evergreen and City University of New York. Professor Robin DeRosa, chair of PSU’s Interdisciplinary Studies […]

A group of third and fourth graders examine a windmill at PSU's LEGO engineering camp, one of seven science and technology related camps hosted by Plymouth State University.

Science, Learning and Fun Combined PSU Hosts LEGO Engineering Camp

July 24th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – His eyes widening as he turned the tiny crank on his blue plastic windmill, nine year-old Evan Braman of New Hampton, N.H., smiled as the turbines started to whir and push a breeze into the faces of his classmates. Using LEGO parts and some rudimentary engineering theories, local third and fourth graders […]

From left, Joan Savage '56, accepts Silas Pearl Medal Award from Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen at a June 26 ceremony.l

Joan Savage ’56 Receives Plymouth State University’s Silas H. Pearl Medal for Lifetime Service

July 17th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – “I just love it here,” asserted Joan Savage ’56, after being named the latest recipient of Plymouth State University’s Silas H. Pearl Medal, an honor recognizing lifetime service to PSU. A longtime advocate for the university and an active volunteer for the Plymouth State University Alumni Association, Savage was honored in a […]

Plymouth State University's Linda S. Levy has been selected as one of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association’s 2015 Athletic Trainer Service Award recipients. Levy is is the athletic training program director and chair of the department of Health and Human Performance at PSU.

Plymouth State University’s Linda Levy Receives NATA Athletic Trainer Service Award

July 15th, 2015 by blyndes

Dallas,TX-  Linda S. Levy, EdD, ATC, has been selected as one of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association’s 2015 Athletic Trainer Service Award recipients. Levy, a resident of Holderness, is the athletic training program director and chair of the department of Health and Human Performance at Plymouth State University. The Athletic Trainer Service Award recognizes NATA […]

PSU Professor of History John Krueckeberg is the New Hampshire National History Day program coordinator.

The Granite State Rocks at National History Day Competition

July 15th, 2015 by blyndes

  PLYMOUTH, N.H. – New Hampshire students had a great showing this year at the 2015 National History Day (NHD) competition at the University of Maryland at College Park. NHD is a yearlong educational program in which middle and high school students hone their skills as historians while utilizing sources of historical research. Each spring […]

Former Plymouth State President William Farrell

PSU Mourns Passing of Former President William Farrell

July 9th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– William J. Farrell, president of Plymouth State University from 1984 to 1992, passed away July 8 in Manchester, NH at the age of 78 after a period of declining health. During Farrell’s tenure as Plymouth State’s 12th president, the institution flourished. Under his leadership, Plymouth State College saw a 33 percent increase in […]

Former Plymouth State University President Donald Wharton was bestowed the  Harold E. Hyde Award for Distinguished Educational Leadership. Wharton served as PSU's president from 1993-2006.

Former Plymouth State University President Donald Wharton Receives the Hyde Award for Distinguished Educational Leadership

July 2nd, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– Former Plymouth State University President Donald P. Wharton has been honored with the Harold E. Hyde Award for Distinguished Educational Leadership. Wharton was the 13th president of Plymouth State, serving from 1993 to 2006.  During his tenure he successfully advocated to change the name of the institution from Plymouth State College to Plymouth […]

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