UNH Unplugged runs April 1 - 27!

UNH Unplugged!

UNH students: compete April 1 - 27 in UNH Unplugged to see which residence hall or on-campus apartment can lower its energy use the most for prizes! 

UNH Dialogue on Water 2013-2014

Water, Water Everywhere?: A University Dialogue on the World's Most Critical Resource

Is there enough for everyone?

Bottle or tap?

Where does yours come from?

Join the conversation.

Spring 2014 Portsmouth Science Cafe

Portsmouth Science Cafe

The Spring 2014 Portsmouth Science Cafe series, hosted by the University of New Hampshire, NH EPSCoR, and the Portsmouth Brewery, explores topics related to the sustainability. The discussions, which are free and open to all, are held once a month on Wednesdays in the Portsmouth Brewery’s Jimmy LaPanza Lounge from 6-8 pm. Doors open at 5 p.m. for food and drinks. This spring's topics include ocean mapping and beaches, clean water, and changing community dynamics.

Local Solutions: Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference May 2014

Local Solutions: Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference May 2014

Climate Solutions New England is a co-sponsor of this May 2014 conference, which will provide towns and cities, organizations, and youth with “how to” knowledge and tools about climate change adaptation and preparedness.

Climate Fellows Program, Campus Carbon Calculator Come Home to UNH

Climate Fellows Program, Campus Carbon Calculator Come Home to UNH

Clean Air-Cool Planet will be dissolving, but two of its signature programs -- the Climate Fellows Program and the Campus Carbon Calculator -- live on at the Sustainability Institute at UNH.

UNH Slow Fish Dinner April 16

Slow Fish Dinner April 16

Join us at UNH Dining's first “Sustainable Seafood Dinner” at Holloway Commons from 4:30 to 9:00 PM.  The dinner will highlight locally caught seafood and New England’s fishing community!

The dinner is open to the public.

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.

 

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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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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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