University System of NH Resets Tuition and Fees Based on Lower State Funding

June 24th, 2011 by Hyung Park

Cost Cutting offsets more than 80 percent of a $48M Cut in State Support, but Financial Aid is increased June 21, 2011 Concord, NH—The University System of New Hampshire (USNH) Board of Trustees approved a budget for the upcoming fiscal year that included significant cuts across the entire system to address very substantial reductions in […]

Legislative and Budget Update

June 24th, 2011 by Hyung Park

From: Sara Jayne Steen Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2011 Colleagues, The New Hampshire legislature today passed the budget compromise approved in Committee of Conference and sent it to the Governor. This budget reduces the allocation to the University System of New Hampshire to 51.65% of its current rate for 2011-2012 and 54.65% for 2012-2013. According […]

End of Year Update

May 27th, 2011 by Jennifer Philion

Colleagues, I had planned to send you an end-of-the-year legislative update earlier in the week, but held off in order to give you a more complete picture when it appeared that the Senate Finance Committee would complete its recommendation to the full Senate this week. As you know, state appropriation is approximately 13% of our […]

PSU Legislative E-Newsletter

May 26th, 2011 by Jennifer Philion

This is a copy of the newsletter emailed to New Hampshire legislators. The original contained hyperlinks to additional content.

PSU Economic Impact Report

May 10th, 2011 by Jennifer Philion

In 2009, University of New Hampshire economics professor Ross Gittell and doctoral student Josh Stillwagon conducted a study on Plymouth State University’s economic impact on the state. These slides present some of their findings.

In Plymouth Magazine

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The Best Job Perk Ever

 An Interview with Donald Hall ■ Diane Jeffrey ’97, Director of the Silver Center for the Arts When I tell people that I am director of PSU’s Silver Center for the Arts, they often say “That sounds like fun!” Not only do I confirm their suspicions, I often tell them about the fascinating people I […]

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Hope for Hypertension

Jennifer DuPont ’08 is investigating what triggers high blood pressure as we age Sixty-seven million Americans have it. Nearly a thousand people die from it each day. And in just one year, it can cost the nation more than $40 million. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, takes a tremendous toll on our country, both in […]

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That She May Serve

Elizabeth Morrissette ’18 selected as New Hampshire’s Miss University 2015 Elizabeth Morrissette ’18 stood on the stage at her first Miss New Hampshire pageant, trying to keep her knees from knocking. “I was definitely nervous—I’d only had a week to prepare and I wasn’t really sure what to expect—but at the same time I felt […]