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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...

Mill Pond Dam continues to be a point of contention among Durham community

Mill Pond Dam continues to be a point of contention among Durham community

Teddy Tauscher November 10, 2021

Durham residents will soon have to decide whether or not they want to remove the Mill Pond Dam. Residents will have to mull over the environmental, economic and social consequences of either choice. The...

UNH receives $260 million in record funding

UNH receives $260 million in record funding

Teddy Tauscher November 10, 2021

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) received $260 million in grants and contracts this fiscal year. Among many programs, grants have gone to studies dealing with climate change and a program to...

UNH lab adds Keene State, Plymouth State and K-12 schools to its testing regimen

UNH lab adds Keene State, Plymouth State and K-12 schools to its testing regimen

Teddy Tauscher October 13, 2021

Through the last year of the COVID-19 pandemic, few things have remained constant for many students at the University of New Hampshire (UNH). While dropping off COVID-19 test samples has been uniform...

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,...

UNH reacts to HB2 regulations on teaching race

Teddy Tauscher September 9, 2021

With language prohibiting certain ideas from being taught in public schools in place, HB2 passed this summer and was signed into law by Gov. Chris Sununu. Most University of New Hampshire (UNH) classrooms...

New Hampshire drought lingers as summer approaches

Teddy Tauscher May 7, 2021

New Hampshire's drought conditions have improved substantially from the extreme dry-spell that much of the seacoast experienced in the fall. But University of New Hampshire (UNH) Fruit & Vegetable...

Nevada bill challenges N.H.’s spot as first state to hold primaries

Nevada bill challenges N.H.’s spot as first state to hold primaries

Teddy Tauscher April 28, 2021

New Hampshire's status as the first state in the nation to hold presidential primaries is being challenged, this time by a bill in Nevada that would cause the state to hold primaries before New Hampshire....

Local cities work to combat pollution in Great Bay

Local cities work to combat pollution in Great Bay

Teddy Tauscher April 22, 2021

The cities of Rochester, Dover and Portsmouth, N.H. have agreed to a new plan to curb pollution in the Great Bay. These three towns are responsible for about half of the nitrogen runoff into the bay.  The...

N.H. bill easing land permit process passes

N.H. bill easing land permit process passes

Teddy Tauscher April 9, 2021

A bill has passed in the New Hampshire State Senate that would ease the process for which land permits are given out. According to Sen. Jeb Bradley, the author of the bill, SB 129, current restrictions...

UNH conducts wastewater testing system to track COVID-19 virus

UNH conducts wastewater testing system to track COVID-19 virus

Teddy Tauscher April 8, 2021

Self-testing isn’t the only way the University of New Hampshire has been keeping track of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on campus. Alongside the self-tests, the college has been using a waste water testing system.   Compared...

Local artists adapt to pandemic-related challenges

Local artists adapt to pandemic-related challenges

Teddy Tauscher March 23, 2021

3S Artspace in Portsmouth has a new exhibition which opened March, 5 and will remain open until April, 25. This comes amid a pandemic that has made it harder for artists who deal in physical mediums...

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