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Students protest outside presidents house demanding for change in sexual assault protocol at UNH

Students protest outside president’s house demanding for change in sexual assault protocol at UNH

Melanie Matts October 29, 2021

“Be proactive, not reactive!” The students at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) chanted outside President James W. Dean’s house on Monday, Oct. 25; the second protest to take place within...

Masks required almost everywhere indoors, UNH President Dean announces

Masks required almost everywhere indoors, UNH President Dean announces

Anna Kate Munsey September 13, 2021

All University of New Hampshire (UNH) students, faculty and staff are now required to wear masks in most indoor spaces on campus, President James Dean announced Thursday.  The decision comes...

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...

Year in review: Durham’s mask ordinance

Year in review: Durham’s mask ordinance

Cassie Hollasch May 7, 2021

When the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic prompted widespread mask wearing, the federal government left states and towns to decide whether or not it was enforceable. Despite the Centers for Disease Control...

UNH Faculty responds to the Derek Chauvin Trial and Murder of George Floyd

UNH Faculty responds to the Derek Chauvin Trial and Murder of George Floyd

Rhianwen Watkins May 7, 2021

On Tuesday, April 20, the jury’s verdict of the Derek Chauvin trial was read, finding former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin guilty on charges of second-degree unintentional murder, third...

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...

Alleged social media threat settled by UNH Police

Alleged social media threat settled by UNH Police

Evan Edmonds April 22, 2021

University of New Hampshire (UNH) Police Chief Paul Dean said there was never a threat to the campus community from the alleged social media post this past Saturday night and the University of...

COVID-19 UK variant detected at UNH

Katie Hoppler March 11, 2021

The B.1.1.7 variant, originally found in the United Kingdom, was detected in the test samples of two members of the University of New Hampshire (UNH) community.   The presence of the variant...

Student COVID-19 testing day requests denied

Cassie Hollasch February 7, 2021

Durham, NH -- As the spring semester rolled in, the University of New Hampshire (UNH) resumed its classes in-person and online. UNH outlined a more rigorous but efficient coronavirus...

Sexual assault incident reported in Stoke

Sexual assault incident reported in Stoke

Hannah Donahue October 2, 2020

The student population of the University of New Hampshire (UNH) was informed of an incident of sexual assault that occurred on the night of Sept. 11, 2020. The UNH Police Department alerted the community...

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Theta Chi party leads to COVID-19 cluster

Hannah Donahue September 7, 2020

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) has reported its first coronavirus (COVID-19) cluster on its Durham Campus.  A COVID-19 cluster is a single location with three or more confirmed cases.   Eleven...

Positive UNH COVID-19 cases reported in the last week

Positive UNH COVID-19 cases reported in the last week

Hannah Donahue September 2, 2020

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) has experienced a spike in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases within the last week.   The university reported 23 positive cases on Aug. 23, 30 reported cases...

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