Announcements Archives

Red Sox Tickets Available!

Posted on: April 16th, 2015 by Heidi

PSU’s Senior Class Officers are selling tickets to the PSU Senior Red Sox Game on Sunday, April 19. There are still a number of tickets options available:

  • $50 includes one game ticket
  • $65 includes one game and a networking lunch social with alumni and students.

For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Alex Herbst at

Environmental Success Stories 4/22

Posted on: April 14th, 2015 by blyndes

Make every work day, Earth day!  Come listen to and meet alumni who founded their own organizations with an environmental focus at the Environmental Entrepreneurs event on April 22nd at 4:00 p.m. in the Bradford Room of Centre Lodge.  Refreshments provided. Questions? Contact Alumni Fellow: Nicole Stevens at or call (603) 535-2589

PSU Class of 2015 Top 20 Outstanding Seniors Award

Posted on: April 13th, 2015 by Randy

Each year a committee of Faculty and Staff from across campus are brought together to select Plymouth State’s Top 20 Outstanding Seniors. Recipients of this award are selected by the committee based on their involvement on campus, in the community, and within their academic department. In addition, the committee considered each applicant’s writing sample, resume, and overall character to become a finalist for this award. This year the Top 20 Outstanding Seniors come from a pool of over 200 nominations, and over 60 applications. They represent a wide range of academic programs, student activities, leadership roles, and engagement on and off campus.

We are happy to announce the Class of 2015’s Top 20 Outstanding Seniors:

  • Nicholas Allard
  • Lindsey Bandoian
  • Alyssa Boehm
  • Brandon Brown
  • Kyle Brumfield
  • Dana Caggiano
  • Kaitlyn Cottone
  • Rachael Glazner
  • John Gross
  • Alex Herbst
  • Heather Janssen
  • Kendra Makos
  • Sean McGlynn
  • Kimberly McLaughlin
  • Chelsea Merritt
  • Rachel Perelli
  • Abigail Wallace
  • Addie Weller
  • Victoria Weltlich
  • Kayla West

Finalists for the Dean of First Year Experience

Posted on: April 10th, 2015 by Debbie

The campus is invited to meet and ask questions of the finalists for the Dean of the First Year Experience.  The times are as follows:

Wendy Palmquist, PhD

Monday, April 13

Students, 3:30-4 p.m.

Faculty and staff, 4-4:30 p.m.

HUB Student Senate Room (Rm 119)

Mark Fischler, JD

Monday, April 20

Students, 3:30-4 p.m.

Faculty and staff, 4-4:30 p.m.

HUB Student Senate Room (Rm 119)

Brad Allen, PhD

Wednesday, April 22

Students, 3:30-4 p.m.

Faculty and staff, 4-4:30 p.m.

HUB room 109

Please try to attend as your input will be valued as we move forward in the selection process.  Refreshments will be offered.

~~Dean of the First Year Experience Search Committee~~

Name That PSU Organization Contest

Posted on: April 6th, 2015 by Randy

Our campus organization is rebranding, and we need your help! We have a new mission statement and a new slogan, but we need YOU to come up with our new name. The author of the winning entry will receive a $50 gift certificate to the Main St., Plymouth, business of their choice. The prize will be awarded in early May.

To enter the contest:


Seniors – Sign up for the Red Sox Trip today!

Posted on: April 1st, 2015 by Randy

The time has come to sign up for the Senior Red Sox Trip! Please read all the information at the link below and sign up for the package you want to be a part of:

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact Alex Herbst at

Design Your Own Major

Posted on: March 31st, 2015 by Debbie

Did you know that you can build your own major here at PSU?  If you are interested in creating a program of study by taking courses from more than one department, consider the Interdisciplinary Studies major! Choose from all PSU courses to create a 51-credit program tailored to your interests and career goals.

For more info about Interdisciplinary Studies, please visit or contact Dr. Robin DeRosa at for more info.

 The intro course, IS2222: Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies, is offered every Fall, so plan accordingly!

Student Showcase of Excellence

Posted on: March 30th, 2015 by Debbie

Date:  April 24, 2015

Time:  2pm – 7pm

Place:  Hartman Union Building

Showcase of students’ research and scholarly achievements across all majors. 

Come celebrate their accomplishments.

Senior Class Red Sox Trip is Coming!

Posted on: March 30th, 2015 by Randy

Good morning seniors! Are you ready for some baseball? Coming up on April 19th, we will be sponsoring a trip to Fenway Park with the alumni association for a Red Sox Game!

The link for this event will go live on Wednesday at 9 am for all seniors. There will be two tiers of tickets that will be sold – World Series and Spring Training. The World Series package will be for $65, and will include transportation, ticket to the game, and a pregame networking social with alumni. The Spring Training package will be $50, and includes transportation and ticket to the game.

If you have any questions about the trip, please contact Alex Herbst at


Posted on: February 24th, 2015 by Randy

Come chat about the Big Questions over lunch!  Look for our brightly colored Question of the Day standing on a table in Prospect Dining Hall, 12-1 on Tuesdays, starting September 9.  All are welcome – of any faith or none – and the only goal is conversation!  No question too big or too odd.  Sponsored by the United Campus Ministry.  Questions? or 996-1490.