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UNH community reflects on increase of mental health problems

UNH community reflects on increase of mental health problems

Stefanie Kistler April 21, 2022

DURHAM- As the academic year trudges toward its final leg, discussions on mental health in the wake of the pandemic and closing school year hover over students’ heads.      The ‘mid-semester...

UNH loses member of community, Vincenzo Lirosi

UNH loses member of community, Vincenzo Lirosi

Rhianwen Watkins December 9, 2021

A missing person alert reached UNH community members Saturday at 6:18 p.m. It was quickly followed by an email at 6:25 p.m., looking for student Vincenzo Lirosi, 22, of Massachusetts. A second...

Holmes announces death of UNH sophomore

Anna Kate Munsey May 7, 2021

On Tuesday, Senior Vice Provost for Student Life Kenneth Holmes sent out a message to the University of New Hampshire (UNH) community regarding the recent death of a student.   Cason Lau, a...

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UNH aims to support mental health of students

Hannah Donahue August 27, 2020

Over the summer the University of New Hampshire (UNH) announced their fall semester public health campaign #unhtogether. This campaign offers guidelines for the university community to help one another...

WellTrack – A resource for the UNH community struggling with stress, anxiety or depression

WellTrack – A resource for the UNH community struggling with stress, anxiety or depression

Hannah Donahue April 20, 2020

The University of New Hampshire’s (UNH) Psychological and Counseling Services (PACS), in correspondence with Health and Wellness, released a new tool for people in the UNH community who suffer from...

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PACS remains open with continuity services

Hannah Donahue April 9, 2020

Despite the University of New Hampshire’s (UNH) decision to put classes online for the remainder of the semester, Psychological and Counseling Services (PACS) has remained open. Its hours of operation...

Eating Concerns Awareness Week at UNH

Eating Concerns Awareness Week at UNH

Hannah Donahue March 5, 2020

A Health & Wellness peer education group called Eating Concerns Mentors raised awareness about eating concerns across campus during National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, which took place from...

Campus responds to mental health concerns

Campus responds to mental health concerns

Hannah Donahue April 4, 2019

“My heart broke,” said Allison Pettis, a first-year nutrition student at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) who previously lost a family member to suicide. “Just hearing that someone...

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