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Student Spotlight: Hailey Botelho ’22

New Hampshire native, Hailey Botelho ’22, shares why she fell in love with Plymouth State and imparts some words of wisdom to future students.

Student Spotlight: Liv Gut ’22

Liv Gut ’22, a communications and media studies major, credits her success to the supportive faculty in her program. Read why she chose PSU and her favorite thing about campus!

6 Reasons to Join a Club

Students who have attended any type of college orientation event or information session have probably heard the marketing of different …

Six Ways to Make the Most of Winter in a Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues into New Hampshire’s long and cold winter, it is important to find activities that bring …

Piano Class: Starting on a High Note

Logan Cormier ’22 is a junior music education (K-12) major with a minor in psychology from Fitchburg, MA.

Panther Internship: Lonza Biologics

Natalie Hafez ’21 is majoring in cellular and molecular biology and minoring in chemistry shares her summer internship experience with Lonza Biologics.

Katie Bachli ’21 is Achieving Her Dreams One Opportunity at a Time

My first year at Plymouth State, I was goofy and adrift, packed with shenanigans and adolescent antics. I had no …

Student Spotlight: Caylin Bessette ’22

Caylin Bessette ’22, a Vermont native and Elementary Education major shares why she chose Plymouth State and advice for the incoming class.

Quarantine Chronicles Pt II: Junior Boley ’22

Week Two The first week starting online classes I was actually on campus as I went up to grab my …

Quarantine Chronicles Pt III: Brooks Romoser ’21

I am currently beyond three weeks into my quarantine, and I am beginning to get very bored of my current …

Don’t Miss These Great Fall Events

Fall is just around the corner—you can already feel it in the air! This is my personal favorite season at …

The Quintessence of Composition and Hiking

In Composition in the White Mountains, taught by Angela Ricciardi, there is an incredible emphasis on the many wonders of life and capturing them through writing. Read more >

Quarantine Chronicles Pt I: Brian Morrell ’20

Week One The coronavirus has impacted us in every possible way, from school to social life, and I’m sure it has made a difference in your lives …

Quarantine Chronicles: Keegan Burch ’20

Week Three My story will begin at week three. Since the beginning of the pandemic, after returning from Spring Break, …

Quarantine Chronicles Pt I: Brooks Romoser ’21

Week One I think it’s safe to say, I did not expect the unexpected. On January 28, all PSU students …

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Bees, Trees, and the Keys for a Successful Alternative Spring Break Trip

Riley Drew ’20, an elementary education major, shares her Alternative Spring Break experience to Gita Nagari Eco-Farm.

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How to Manage Stress, Anxiety Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for many of you. Check out our management tips.

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Plymouth State Reflection

Brian Morrell ’20, Business Administration major, reflects on his past four years at Plymouth State University.

Self-Care in College

Keegan Burch ’20, Plymouth State BFA Graphic Design major, argues that the key to success in college is self-care. Check out her five tips.

Plymouth State Survival Guide

Want some insider information on how to be a successful student at Plymouth State University? I have compiled five helpful tips on how to make the most of your time in college and be the most successful.

Your Guide to FAFSA

If you’re like most students you’re probably thinking about how to finance college. FAFSA can help. Read more to find out how!

Understanding Your Financial Aid

It is the time of year when Financial Aid packages are going out. However, there can still be a lot …

Congratulations, you have been admitted! Now what?

Meghan Merritt Schaffer, Plymouth State new student success coach, shares next steps in the admittance process and how YOU can become a Panther.

Why Integrated Clusters?

Matthew Wallace, Plymouth State Assistant Director of Enrollment Operations, explains how Integrated Clusters is helping Plymouth State students find success in their chosen profession after graduation.

Finding your college fit: self-assessment and fact-finding

Danielle Blondin, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions, talks through two all-important steps to finding your right-fit university.

How I Got It Right the First Time

Danielle Blondin, assistant director of Undergraduate Admissions, shares her college-search journey.

Student Spotlight: Megan Wheeler ’19

Spotlight on Megan Wheeler ’19, Plymouth State marketing major and Varsity Women’s Tennis player, from Manchester, New Hampshire.

One Month ’til Summer: What’s Your Plan?

Commencement is right around the corner. Dustin Siggins ’08 offers advice on how to make a realistic plan for life post-graduation.

New Year’s Resolution: YOU-Centered Reasons to Choose A Career

This year, Dustin Siggins ’08 encourages you to identify four reasons a specific career path will help you accomplish your personal goals.

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Four Reasons Your Career Should Give Back

The latest by Dustin Siggins ’08 honors Christmas and Hanukkah with four ways you can put others first when considering your career.

Season of Thanks: Five PSU resources you should use for setting up a career strategy

Everyone has dreams. If you want to accomplish them, you need a goal. That goal needs a plan. That plan needs a strategy, and the strategy needs tactics.

It’s October. Have you started your 2019 networking yet?

It’s October. Skiing is on the horizon, Thanksgiving plans are just a few weeks away, and midterms are finally over. Have you begun your 2019 networking yet?

Career Connections

Kate Martin ’19, an exercise and sport physiology major, is from Westmoreland, NH. When she isn’t studying or working as a camp counselor and ski instructor, you can find her playing soccer, running, hiking, and skiing the local mountains.

Be the Change You Wish to See in the World

Katie Alden ’18, a criminal justice major, is from Sandwich, MA on Cape Cod. She has two younger siblings, Shelley and Wally, who are her inspiration. Alden was named to the top 20 Outstanding Seniors list & student employee of the year for 2017- 2018.

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Panther Internships: Assistant Coach and Intern Sport Psychologist

William Datilio ’18, from North Hampton, New Hampshire, graduated from Plymouth State this spring with an interdisciplinary degree in sport psychology.

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Finding My True North with the Women’s Leadership Summit

Jordan Rosenburg ’17, assistant director of annual giving, shares her journey to personal wellness with the help of the Women’s Leadership Summit.

Why You Should Be an Athlete at Plymouth State

Ben Platt ’19, a strategic marketing major from Manchester, NH, shares his top reason you should consider being a collegiate athlete.

Student Spotlight: Sarah Jackes ’20

Sarah Jackes ’20, Elementary Education major with a minor in history, shares what it’s like to be a student athlete, why she chose Plymouth State, and more.

Student Spotlight: Christopher Desir ’20

Christopher Desir ’20, marketing/professional sales major, shares what keeps him busy outside of class and time management tips.

Student Spotlight: Joni Hongisto ’20

Name: Joni HongistoClass of: 2020Major: Marketing (Professional Sales)Hometown: Kaarina, FinlandSport: Soccer Why did you choose Plymouth State? This is probably …

Student Spotlight: Megan Wheeler ’19

Spotlight on Megan Wheeler ’19, Plymouth State marketing major and Varsity Women’s Tennis player, from Manchester, New Hampshire.

Student Spotlight: Benjamin Platt ’19

Benjamin Platt ’19 shares his experience as an athlete and transfer student at Plymouth State.

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Student Spotlight: Erik Armskog ’21

International student-athlete Erik Armskog ’21 shares experiences from his first year at Plymouth State University.

Cycling: A Sport for Everyone

Samantha “Mac” Bevier ’19, from Rutland, Vermont, is majoring in Environmental Science & Policy with a certificate in Geographic Information Systems.

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Panther Internships: Assistant Coach and Intern Sport Psychologist

William Datilio ’18, from North Hampton, New Hampshire, graduated from Plymouth State this spring with an interdisciplinary degree in sport psychology.

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Meet the Man Behind the Song Exit 25

Tyler Mahoney ’17 opens up about his inspiration for the song ‘Exit 25’ and his Plymouth State experience.