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UNH increases COVID-19 mask requirements

Ben MacKillop September 10, 2021

As we go through the second week of the semester, COVID-19 has still been on the minds of most in the University of New Hampshire (UNH) community and around the country. Rising cases around the...

Second Wildcat Wellness Weekend will begin April 16

Second Wildcat Wellness Weekend will begin April 16

Anna Kate Munsey April 15, 2021

Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the University of New Hampshire (UNH) opted to provide two “Wildcat Wellness Weekends” instead of a traditional spring break.    Instead...

Schools consider face-to-face instruction as COVID-19 cases decrease

Schools consider face-to-face instruction as COVID-19 cases decrease

Cassie Hollasch March 5, 2021

President Joe Biden announced Tuesday, March 2, that the administration is striving to vaccinate grade K-12 teachers with their first coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines by the end of this March. He also...

President Dean announces return to yellow mode

President Dean announces return to yellow mode

Josh Morrill March 4, 2021

On March 1, 2021, University of New Hampshire President James Dean announced in an email to students and faculty that the university would be returning to yellow mode, a distinction that would...

UNH to use Eaton Hall as additional quarantine housing

UNH to use Eaton Hall as additional quarantine housing

Katie Hoppler February 18, 2021

Approximately 20 Eaton Hall residents were required by University of New Hampshire (UNH) Housing to move to different residence halls to create additional quarantine housing amidst the ongoing spread...

UNH shifts to “orange mode” after rise in COVID-19 cases

UNH shifts to “orange mode” after rise in COVID-19 cases

Cassie Hollasch February 18, 2021

[DURHAM]-- “Rest assured UNH Housing remains open,” Residential Life stated. This past Thursday UNH announced a transition to orange mode due to a rise of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases within the campus...

UNH switches to orange level of operations

UNH switches to orange level of operations

Cassie Hollasch February 11, 2021

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) will enter orange mode following “a dramatic and sustained rise in the number of positive COVID-19 cases within the Durham community,” President James Dean...

Limited space available in quarantine dorms

Limited space available in quarantine dorms

Ben MacKillop February 11, 2021

As we finish the second week of classes in the spring semester, the number of active coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on campus have nearly reached their high from the fall semester causing many students...

President Dean hosts State of the University address

President Dean hosts State of the University address

Cassie Hollasch February 11, 2021

President James W. Dean Jr. of the University of New Hampshire (UNH) hosted the annual State of the University address with numerous other administrators.  COVID-19 remained a major talking...

UNH cancels all summer and fall 2021 Study Abroad programs

UNH cancels all summer and fall 2021 Study Abroad programs

Cassie Hollasch February 3, 2021

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) announced the cancellation of summer and fall 2021 education abroad.   The university cited uncertainty regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine...

N.H. COVID-19 cases rise: State nears end of vaccination Phase 1A

annakatemunsey26 January 20, 2021

New Hampshire, a state with a small population that managed to avoid the abundance of cases rapidly appearing during the first wave of the pandemic during March and April of last year, now finds itself...

UNH fall semester COVID-19 protocols considered successful

UNH fall semester COVID-19 protocols considered successful

Cassie Hollasch January 20, 2021

With the rise of COVID-19, universities across the country had to decide whether or not to bring students back for the fall semester. The University of New Hampshire (UNH) was one of many who...

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