About

Plymouth State University is a regional comprehensive university that places an emphasis on engagement with local, regional, national, and international constituents.  As part of a cooperative effort with the University System of New Hampshire, PSU has identified the following resources for business and organizations with needs that require the services and unique expertise available at PSU.

General Contact Information

Steve Barba, Executive Director of University Relations
(603) 535-3268
sbarba@plymouth.edu

Peter Laufenberg, Business Liaison Officer, Manager of Field Experience
(603) 535-2571
palaufenberg@plymouth.edu

In Plymouth Magazine

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Faculty Forum: Irene Cucina

Professor Irene Cucina has been teaching in the Department of Health and Human Performance since 1998. Prior to coming to Plymouth State, she had a rewarding career as a high school health and physical education teacher and coach in Newton, MA. Her commitment to students and learning has been recognized by her peers through a [...]

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Another Way to Serve

“It was like moving to a foreign country with a completely different culture,” says PSU student Patrick O’Sullivan. The 26-year-old veteran isn’t referring to his time in Iraq as a motor transport operator in the Army Reserve. He’s talking about coming home. O’Sullivan joined the Army Reserve right out of high school, at an age [...]

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Faculty Forum: Filiz Otucu on Democracy and the Middle East

Filiz Otucu is a professor of political science and specializes in international relations, Middle Eastern politics, and the United Nations. A native of Turkey, she earned her MA at the University of Central Oklahoma, and her PhD from the University of Kentucky. Otucu teaches courses on politics and conflict in the Middle East, terrorism and [...]