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Countdown to The Blueout: Homecoming 2009
The countdown to The Blueout: Homecoming 2009 has begun. On Saturday, Sept. 26, you can be part of the celebration that welcomes back Charger Football and Homecoming. We are also dedicating the Chargers’ new home, Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium. Read more about .
The Blueout: Homecoming 2009

University News

791 Graduates Join Alumni Family
The Alumni Association welcomed 527 undergraduate and 264 graduate students to the alumni community at the 86th Commencement exercises, which were held Saturday, May 23, 2009, in the Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium. Read about Ralph F. DellaCamera, Jr. '75 B.S., a member of the University’s Board of Governors who received an honorary Doctor of Business Administration degree and Wellington Tu Wang, who received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree, and the commencement speakers Stanley B. Greenberg and M. Sedat Aloglu '77 M.B.A. Click here to view photos.
New Virtual Tour Shows Off Campus
With just one click, you may now take a virtual tour of your alma mater. The UNH YourCampus360 allows you to "walk" on a path through campus and view 360-degree panoramic shots. While viewing sites along the tour, visitors can explore specific areas in detail by linking to additional photos or videos. Click here to read more about the virtual campus tour.
Professor Seeks Couples for Survey
Dr. Amy Nicole Salvaggio is looking for couples who are willing to talk confidentially about their love lives and work lives – all in the interest of helping employers figure out how to manage employees whose personal lives are affecting their work. Couples will be compensated for their participation.
Center for Corporate Education Seeks Your Input
In today’s ever-changing corporate climate, more and more organizations are stressing the importance of quality education and training for their employees. UNH’s Center for Corporate Education, which offers seminars, workshops or certificate programs, serves the region’s workforce. Programs meet the life long learning needs of today's busy adults.
Services to Community Via Presidential Fellowships
Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro’s office in New Haven, the mayor’s office in West Haven and the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce are just three of the organizations where 10 UNH students are spending the summer as presidential fellows. In its 11th year, the Presidential Fellowship brings crucial, hands-on services to government and non-profit organizations in the greater New Haven area. Read more about this year’s fellows and where they are helping in the community.
Criminal Justice Student Rescues Two Drowning Children, Named New Hero of Omaha Beach, Normandy
It was not a typical day at the beach for Criminal Justice student Christopher DiStefano ’10. While touring the historic beaches of Normandy, he saved two drowning children at Omaha Beach on May 28, 2009. Read more about DiStefano, pictured left with the parents of the two children whose lives he saved, and his heroic act.
Student/Police Officer Rescues Man from Burning House
UNH senior Jeffrey Platek, a Criminal Justice student, police officer and volunteer firefighter, put his training to work earlier this summer when he and a fellow police officer rescued a man from a basement fire.
Click here to read more about Platek’s rescue.

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Past Events

Third Annual Alumni Weekend: June 5-7
Old friends were reunited and new friendships were made during the Third Annual Alumni Weekend held June 5-7. The weekend included a barbecue, fireworks and fun for all ages. Click here to check out the fun.
Induction of Golden Chargers, Honorary Bachelor’s Degrees Awarded: June 6
A new class was inducted into the Order of Golden Chargers during a luncheon at this year’s Third Annual Alumni Weekend held Saturday, June 6. The Class of 1959 and any alumnus born in the year 1939, regardless of graduation year, were honored. Added to this year’s program was the presentation of honorary bachelor’s degrees to 47 alumni who earned their associate’s degrees 50 or more years ago when UNH was known as New Haven College and the New Haven YMCA Junior College. Click here to view the photos.
New York City Alumni Reception: June 26
New connections were made and old friendships were rekindled when alumni from the New York metropolitan area kicked off their weekend at
Metro 53 in midtown. Click here to view the photos.

Read the Summer 2009 Alumni Magazine
Check out the Summer 2009 issue and past issues of the UNH Alumni Magazine.
Long-Term Care Insurance for Alumni
AlumniLTC, part of our Alumni Insurance Program, is a resource during the long-term care decision-making process. Our alumni are also entitled to a special discount on certain LTC plans available through this program. Click here to request a free informational Long Term Care Planning Kit.
Become a Fan of the UNH Alumni Association
The University of New Haven Alumni Association has created a fan page on Facebook®, another way to help you stay connected to your alma mater. Click here or on the image to view our Facebook® page and become one of the more than 400 fans!
Liberty Mutual Offer for UNH Alumni
As a UNH alumnus, you qualify for a special group discount on your auto, home, and renters’ insurance through Group Savings Plus® from Liberty Mutual. With Group Savings Plus, you can enjoy the ease and convenience of paying your premiums through checking account deductions with no down payment or finance charges. For a free, no-obligation quote, call 1-866-828-8052 ext. 52584 or click here to request a free quote. To learn more about Liberty Mutual, visit www.libertymutual.com.
UNH Credit Card
UNH alumni deserve the very best. Sign up for a no-annual-fee UNH Platinum Plus® MasterCard® credit card from Bank of America.
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Enter the E-newsletter Contest!
Congratulations to Jack Mayoros ’78 B.S., of Middletown, Connecticut, winner of the last e-newsletter drawing, a UNH alumni T-shirt, baseball cap and window decal. Enter out the next drawing for a UNH T-shirt and tumbler. The winner will be randomly selected on Monday August 17, 2009.
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UNH Alumni Association
Calendar of Events

September 15, 2009
Alumni Board Meeting

September 19, 2009
Football Alumni Reception
UNH vs. Bentley University

September 26, 2009
Countdown to The Blueout:
Homecoming 2009
Details to come.

October 2, 2009
Alumni Tailgate Party
UNH vs. Southern Connecticut State University
Details to come

October 20, 2009
Thailand Alumni Reception
Details to come

October 20, 2009
Alumni Board Meeting

November 17, 2009
Alumni Board Meeting

December 4-6, 2009
Second Annual Alumni Trip to Miami Dolphins game.
Stay tuned for details.

2009 Charger Fooball Schedule

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