It's that time of year!

Summer Local Food

Now that it's summer, bask in the goodness that is local food!Visit Seatcoast Eat Local's website to find a CSA/CSF, farmer's market or community garden near you.

UNH is STARS Gold

UNH is STARS Gold

UNH recently received its second STARS Gold Rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education -- as of August 2014 one of only 17 campuses to do so under the new STARS 2.0.

UNH included in The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges: 2014 Edition

UNH included in The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges: 2014 Edition

For the 7th year in a row, UNH was named one of the nation’s greenest colleges by the Princeton Review. The university is included in the free downloadable book “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges: 2014 Edition."

UNH Reports: NH Getting Warmer, Wetter as Climate Changes

UNH Reports: NH Getting Warmer, Wetter as Climate Changes

Average annual temperatures in the state will likely rise by 3 to 5° F and extreme precipitation events will likely double by mid-century, according to two recent  Climate Solutions New England reports.

The good news? If we decide to deal with this issue, we have the time, tools, and civic structures to help our communities become more resilient.

 

UNH a Founding Signatory of the Alliance for Campus Resilience

UNH a Founding Signatory of the Alliance for Campus Resilience

As part of the university's climate and energy leadership, UNH is committed to incorporating climate resilience into our operations and principles as an institution of higher education as part of this collaborative network.

Meet the 2014 UNHSI Climate Fellows

Meet the 2014 Fellows!

They're here! Meet the 2014 Climate Fellows and learn more about their summer research.

Making food supplies in the Northeast more sustainable and accessible. Working with scientists and policymakers to address the pine beetle infestation out West. Helping underserved urban residents prepare for severe climate events. Whatever the project, these students are committed to shaping a more sustainable future.

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Sustainability is a core value of UNH, shaping our culture, informing our behavior, and is a guiding principle in everything we do. As a nationally recognized leader in sustainability, UNH draws on the Sustainability Institute to act as convener, cultivator and champion of sustainability on campus, in the state and region, and around the world.

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Corey Johnson '11
Business Administration Major, Sustainable Living Minor



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Evan Girard '13
Environmental and Resource Economics



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Dr. Michael Palace
Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans and Space



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Sophie Rathjen '16
Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems



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Dr. Joanne Burke
Molecular, Cellular & Biomedial Sciences



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Dr. Stephen Trzaskoma
Languages, Literatures and Cultures (Classics)



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Dr. Cameron Wake
Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans & Space



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Dr. Fiona Wilson
Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics



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Dr. Tom Kelly
UNH Sustainability Academy



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Jessica Fish
Race and Ethnic Studies Minor



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Lisa Pollard
USNH Purchasing & Contract Services



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Ben Trolio '13
Environmental Conservation Studies



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Alex Freid '13
Political Science & Philosphy



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Ella Nilsen '13
History, Writing, Asian Studies



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