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UNH President announces vaccine mandate for all UNH employees

Ben MacKillop October 23, 2021

In an announcement sent out last Friday, UNH President James Dean announced that under new federal requirements some UNH faculty members are considered federal contractors and will now be subject...

Covid persists at UNH despite high vaccination rates

Teddy Tauscher September 27, 2021

As of Aug. 31, 88% of University of New Hampshire (UNH) students arriving in Durham, 77% of UNH faculty and 70% of UNH staff had provided proof of vaccination. Despite relatively high vaccination rates,...

D’Antonio, McDonnell express optimism about the fall season at CAA Media Day 

D’Antonio, McDonnell express optimism about the fall season at CAA Media Day 

joshmorrill July 28, 2021

Far from the usual pageantry of M&T Bank Stadium, the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) hosted their annual media day via Zoom on Tuesday afternoon. Commissioner Joe D’Antonio kicked off the...

COVID-19 vaccine updates for students

COVID-19 vaccine updates for students

Anna Kate Munsey May 7, 2021

For many University of New Hampshire (UNH) students, April was the month of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine. All became eligible in one way or another, and many received their first or second shot. COVID-19...

UNH sees lowest COVID-19 cases since September 2020

UNH sees lowest COVID-19 cases since September 2020

Benjamin Domaingue May 7, 2021

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) has seen a sharp decline in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases within the community.  Even as the university was forced to transition to its orange mode of operations...

CDC amends gathering requirements; UNH guidelines remain

CDC amends gathering requirements; UNH guidelines remain

Cassie Hollasch May 1, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) amended its guidance detailing activities vaccinated individuals can now resume, such as attending small outdoor gatherings without wearing a mask.  These...

Scientists disprove misinformation on COVID-19 vaccine

Scientists disprove misinformation on COVID-19 vaccine

Rhianwen Watkins April 8, 2021

Some people have fallen victim to false claims regarding the mRNA vaccines currently being used to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to BBC news, a video was released by an...

UNH to hold two vaccine clinics this week

UNH to hold two vaccine clinics this week

Evan Edmonds April 8, 2021

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) is hosting two points of dispensing (PODs) of the first dose of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine on Thursday, April 8 and Friday, April 9 at the Whittemore Center....

Out-of-state students not eligible for vaccine in N.H.

Out-of-state students not eligible for vaccine in N.H.

Hannah Donahue April 1, 2021

Starting April 2, New Hampshire residents age 16 and older will be eligible for the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination, said Gov. Chris Sununu in a press conference on March 25. This decision,...

New vaccination site opens at Fox Run Mall

New vaccination site opens at Fox Run Mall

Ben MacKillop April 1, 2021

Starting this past Monday, the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination site run by the state of New Hampshire located at Exeter High School has closed down and been moved to the Fox Run Mall in Newington,...

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...

COVID-19 vaccine shipped to US pharmacies

COVID-19 vaccine shipped to US pharmacies

Anna Kate Munsey February 3, 2021

A new public-private partnership aims to provide doses of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine directly to pharmacies nationwide.   Last week, the Biden administration announced they will ship...

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