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Catherine Amidon of PSU’s Museum of the White Mountains Seeks Support on Capitol Hill

February 4th, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. – Museum of the White Mountains Director Catherine Amidon will be among more than 300 museum professionals and supporters participating in the seventh annual Museums Advocacy Day, organized by the American Alliance of Museums. Amidon travels to Washington, D.C., February 23-24 to visit members of Congress and their staff and make the case […]

Robyn Parker has been named  the next Dean of the College of Business Administration. Parker has served as a professor of business at PSU since 2009. Her appointment begins July 1, 2015.

Robyn Parker Named Dean of PSU’s College of Business Administration

February 2nd, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H.– Plymouth State University has selected Robyn E. Parker as the next dean of the College of Business Administration. Parker has served as a professor of business at PSU since 2009 and was recently named director of instruction for the College of Business Administration. Her appointment begins July 1, 2015. “Robyn Parker has the […]

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Huot Career and Technical Center Signs Credit Agreement with Plymouth State University

January 25th, 2015 by blyndes

Students at the J. Oliva Huot Career and Technical Center will have more opportunities to demonstrate their college readiness in the coming year. Topping the list of expanded partnerships is a five-credit articulation agreement with Plymouth State University. Through this arrangement, students completing the Huot Center’s Bio-Medical Technology program will have the opportunity to earn […]

The Snow Level Radar (SLR) experiment is a joint effort between Plymouth State’s meteorology program and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Plymouth State University Receives Snow Level Radar Grant; High Tech Research Will Help Winter Weather Forecasts

January 20th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Ever get nervous about driving in winter weather? Wonder if those dark clouds overhead will bring flurries or perhaps something worse, like freezing rain? It’s a common concern, and a legitimate public safety issue–New Hampshire citizens need accurate forecasts, particularly when winter weather leads to hazardous road conditions. A new experiment underway […]

The 20th annual Integrated Arts Conference presented by Plymouth State University’s Educational Theatre Collaborative will be held January 23. The daylong program will be held at the Silver Center for the Arts on the PSU Campus.

Lights, Camera, Action! Integrated Arts Conference for Arts Educators and Artists by ETC

January 20th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.— Artists and educators will come together January 23 from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. for the 20th annual Integrated Arts Conference presented by Plymouth State University’s Educational Theatre Collaborative (ETC). The daylong program will be held at the Silver Center for the Arts on the PSU Campus. The conference is one of four […]

Former N.H. Governor John Lynch will be honored by Plymouth State University's Alumni Association at a Jan. 27 event in Manchester.

Plymouth State University Honors Former Gov. John Lynch with Robert Frost Award at Jan. 27 Event; Boston Red Sox President & CEO Larry Lucchino Announced as Guest Speaker

January 15th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 3. Former New Hampshire Governor John Lynch will be honored by Plymouth State University with the Robert Frost Contemporary American Award, January 27, 2015 at 6 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester. His friend, Boston Red Sox President and CEO Larry Lucchino, will serve […]

Plymouth State University and the Newfound Lake Region Association signed a Memorandum of Understanding creating a partnership allowing graduate students  to work with NLRA through hands-on education, while the NLRA receives resources from PSU. In photo, Front right, NLRA President Rob Moore signs agreement with PSU President Sara Jayne Stee. From left, back row, PSU's Center for the Environment Associate Director  June Hammond Rowan, NLRA Executive Director Boyd Smith, Andrew Vielleux, NLRA Program Manager and Joseph Boyer, Director, PSU's Center for the Environment.

Plymouth State University and Newfound Lake Region Association Pledge to Protect NH’s Fourth Largest Lake and its Watershed

January 13th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– A partnership between Newfound Lake Region Association (NLRA) and Plymouth State University’s Center for the Environment (CFE) will provide new resources for protecting and improving the health of New Hampshire’s fourth largest lake and its watershed, and more opportunities for PSU students to gain environmental management and protection experience. Plymouth State University President […]

Plymouth State University students volunteering at a state park construction project  near Chesapeake Bay in 2013.

Plymouth State University Named to President’s Higher Education Community Service 2014 Honor Roll

January 5th, 2015 by blyndes

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– For the eighth year in a row, Plymouth State University has been named one of the nation’s top schools for encouraging community service among its students. PSU was chosen for the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll and was the only school in New Hampshire chosen for three Honor Rolls: Community […]

PSU President Sara Jayne   Steen, left, presents a framed photo to Christine Hoch, 2014 recipient of the Sara Jayne Steen Operating Staff  Service Award.

PSU’s Christine Hoch Wins 2014 Sara Jayne Steen Operating Staff Service Award

January 2nd, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. –A dedicated Plymouth State University financial aid counselor who strives to provide superior customer service has been named the recipient of the 2014 Sara Jayne Steen Operating Staff (OS) Service award. Christine Hoch of Plymouth has worked at PSU for more than 10 years. Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen said Hoch […]

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Robert Frost Contemporary American Award Event Postponed Until February 3

January 2nd, 2015 by blyndes

Plymouth, N.H. - The Robert Frost Contemporary American Award event honoring Former Governor John Lynch scheduled for Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at The Radisson Hotel in Manchester, NH, has been postponed due to the severe weather forecast. The event has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Tickets available at http://go.plymouth.edu/rfcaa.

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Contemporary Piano Festival March 7 at PSU Silver Center

PLYMOUTH — The Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance at Plymouth State University will host the 17th annual Contemporary Piano Festival at the Silver Center Saturday, March 7. The festival is designed to enhance the students’ and teachers’ exposure to music that was written in the past 100 years, according to festival director Professor Carleen […]

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Plymouth State University offers five-year Master’s degree in Accounting

New state regulations and career opportunities prompt change PLYMOUTH — Accounting students now have an opportunity to put their careers on a fast track through Plymouth State University’s five-year accounting program. Students can earn both a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in accounting through the five-year program, in addition to being well-prepared for the Certified […]

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Contemporary piano festival at PSU next month

PLYMOUTH — Back in 1999, Plymouth State University Professor of Music Carleen Graff decided there was a need for students to learn about composers and music of 20th century. Since then, she has been holding a piano festival with competitions, as well as lectures focused on music written over the past 100 years. Plymouth State’s Department of […]