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Covid cases on campus decline after reaching high of 535

Covid cases on campus decline after reaching high of 535

Hannah Donahue, Content Editor February 15, 2022

As University of New Hampshire (UNH) students returned to the town of Durham in preparation for the spring semester, COVID-19 cases began to rise - hitting an all-time campus high of 535 total positive...

COVID-19 booster shots available for all UNH students, faculty and staff

COVID-19 booster shots available for all UNH students, faculty and staff

Teddy Tauscher November 16, 2021

Health & Wellness at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) is now offering Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 booster shots to UNH community members. Individuals over 18, residing or...

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 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....

Spring is in the air at University of New Hampshire

Spring is in the air at University of New Hampshire

Cassie Hollasch March 15, 2021

(Durham, NH) – The chilly winter weather seems to be coming to an end as spring makes an appearance during the second week of March.   Dr. Peter Degnan, the medical director...

Students informed of spring semester COVID-19 arrival protocols

Cassie Hollasch January 21, 2021

This week, University of New Hampshire (UNH) administrators released the details of the steps that students must take in order to move back to campus for the spring semester.  In a number...

UNH Health & Wellness advises students on safety procedures for returning home

UNH Health & Wellness advises students on safety procedures for returning home

Cassie Hollasch November 22, 2020

Students at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) are taking health and safety precautions as they prepare to return home during the coronavirus (COVID-19).  UNH students will be leaving campus...

UNH community reacts to news of COVID-19 vaccine

UNH community reacts to news of COVID-19 vaccine

Hannah Donahue November 12, 2020

Biopharmaceutical company Pfizer and German biotechnology company BioNTech announced on Monday that their coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine is more than 90% effective in prevention of the...

UNH unveils new COVID-19 lab, tests 4,000 daily

UNH unveils new COVID-19 lab, tests 4,000 daily

Hannah Donahue September 21, 2020

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) recently opened a “state-of-the-art” coronavirus (COVID-19) testing lab, which can process up to 4,000 samples per day.  The lab is located on the second...

Degnan takes on new roles during midst of COVID-19

Degnan takes on new roles during midst of COVID-19

Hannah Donahue September 21, 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) was unforeseen but has affected people all in different ways. For Dr. Peter Degnan, medical director for Health and Wellness at the University of New Hampshire (UNH), his role...

UNH hosts student-led virtual town hall

UNH hosts student-led virtual town hall

Hannah Donahue August 14, 2020

During the University of New Hampshire (UNH) student-led virtual town hall on Tuesday evening, staff from the university stressed the importance of students wearing masks and practicing social distancing...

The truth about vaping

Hannah Donahue September 26, 2019

Nick, a senior business student at the University of New Hampshire (UNH), started vaping two years ago after taking a hit from his friend’s Juul.  “I quickly began...

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