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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Teaming Up for Service

There’s more to PSU’s student-athletes than excellent grades and athletic prowess. There’s a desire to make a difference in the world. Plymouth State men’s hockey coach Craig Russell ’09 encourages his team to serve as often as possible. Through the nonprofit organization Team IMPACT, which pairs children with life-threatening or chronic illness with local college […]

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Arts: Digital Repository Puts PSU’s History and Culture at Your Fingertips

Where can you get a close look at a photo of Babe Ruth standing in front of the Draper and Maynard Building, peruse a 1905 copy of Plymouth Normal School’s literary magazine The Prospect, and examine an aerial view of Plymouth State’s campus in 1960? Thanks to PSU’s digital repository, these historical treasures—along with 15,000 […]

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PSU Collaboration Leads to Emmy

When Trish Lindberg was a 17-year-old musician, artist, and actor, her mother—a teacher herself—told her she would make a great teacher. Lindberg looked her mother right in the eye and said, “I will never be a teacher!” Mother Knows Best Decades later, Lindberg, now a Carnegie Foundation NH Professor of the Year, a recipient of […]