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Library Materials Digitized and Available Online
The Marvin K. Peterson Library has recently digitized and has made available online numerous materials from the University archives including the alumni magazine, The Chariot (Yearbook) and historical photographs of campus. Check out the digital collections.
$500,000 Tagliatela College of Engineering Challenge Match
Engineering students who learn by using the latest scientific equipment are better prepared for successful careers. With that goal in mind, the University's Board of Governors has created a $500,000 challenge initiative to support the Tagliatela College of Engineering Equipment Fund. Read more about the fund and make your gift today.
Meet the New Charlie the Charger
On Saturday, October 23, in front of an enthusiastic Homecoming crowd, the new Charlie the Charger was introduced. View images of Charlie.
Project Management Certificate Available
Local professionals looking to learn in-depth training on project management can now earn a Project Management Certificate at either UNH’s Southeastern Campus in New London, Conn., or at the main campus in West Haven. Learn more about this eight-month program.
Dog Tags Complete Half-Century Journey
Richard Ward Ph.D., dean of the Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, doesn’t remember losing his dog tags nearly 50 years ago, but he will never forget the day they were returned. Read how Ward’s tags found their way home.

Upcoming Events

December 2: Screening of "Race to Nowwhere"
Plan to attend a screening of the critically acclaimed documentary, “Race to Nowhere,” which offers an up-close look at America’s school system and the pressures facing today’s students on Thursday, December 2, at 7 p.m. in Dodds Theatre.
December 3-5: Alumni Weekend in Miami
Enjoy a fun-filled weekend in Miami including a behind-the-scenes tour of Sun Life Stadium, followed by a private UNH Alumni reception and tickets to the Miami Dolphins - Cleveland Browns game.

Past Events

Homecoming 2010: Is the Blue in You?
The UNH football team defeated Merrimack College 27-25 in front of a packed and energized Homecoming crowd at Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium on Saturday, October 23. UNH pride was prominently displayed by alumni young and old, who celebrated Homecoming 2010 on a beautiful fall afternoon. View photos from this year's event.
Ninth Annual Veterans Day Ceremony
The University community, including alumni, faculty, staff and friends, paid tribute to the service of local veterans during the Ninth Annual UNH Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11 in Maxcy Quad. Kiana Saroce, ’12 performed the national anthem before a crowd of more than 100, and was followed by speakers including President Steven Kaplan, Lee College Dean Richard Ward and keynote speaker Joe Danao ’04, a veteran who recently returned from Afghanistan. Check out the photos.

College of Arts & Sciences News

Artist Inspired by Paul Simon
The University’s Seton Art Gallery and the Visual and Performing Arts Department will present “Mama Pajama Rolled Out of Bed,” a solo exhibition by artist Marcie Paper beginning November 18. Read more about Paper and her works, which were inspired by Paul Simon’s music.

College of Business News

Why College Athletes Should be Paid
With media focus on Cam Newton's and Reggie Bush's conflicts with the NCAA, Allen Sack, director of UNH's Institute for Sports Management, weighs in on NCAA rules disallowing college athletes to benefit financially from participation in college sports. Read professor Sack's comments in Bleacher Report.

Tagliatela College of Engineering News

Chemical Engineering Students Place Fourth at Nationals
The UNH chapter of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers recently took fourth place in the national chemical engineering “Jeopardy” competition. Read more about the student's accomplishments.

Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences News

UNH and NHPD Join Forces in Training
The Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences and the New Haven Police Department have designed a joint program to enhance law enforcement services and research efforts in the greater New Haven region. Read more about this partnership.

Share Your News

Marriage, Birth, Promotion, Tell Us About It!
Let us know what you’ve been up to. Whether you’ve changed jobs, received a promotion, gotten married or have had children, we want to know about it! Submit your news today.

Alumni Spotlight

Dr. Nicholas V. Perricone '70
A Pioneering Prescription
Dr. Nicholas V. Perricone ’70 is a best-selling author, prominent dermatologist and founder of the science-based skin care company, N.V. Perricone Cosmeceuticals. Read how this English literature major wrote his own ticket to success.

E-Newsletter Contest

Enter to Win a UNH Knit Hat
Keep warm this winter with a UNH knit hat. Our next winner will be randomly selected on Friday, December 10. It's our way of saying thank you for reading the e-newsletter.

Congratulations to Deborah Floch ’08, of Dallas, winner of the last e-newsletter drawing, a UNH sweatshirt blanket.


A leader in experiential education, the University of New Haven provides its students with a valuable combination of solid liberal arts and real-world, hands-on professional training. Founded in 1920, UNH is a private comprehensive university with an 80-acre main campus. The University has an enrollment of more than 5,700; approximately 1,700 graduate students and more than 4,000 undergraduates, 70 percent of whom reside in university housing. The University offers more than 80 undergraduate degrees and more than 25 graduate degrees through the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, the Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, the Tagliatela College of Engineering and University College. University of New Haven students study abroad through a variety of distinctive programs.

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Calendar of Events

November 17-20, 2010
"Wilder and Wilder" Production
Dodds Hall Theater
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November 18 - December 10, 2010
Art Inspired by Paul Simon
Seton Art Gallery
Dodds Hall
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December 2, 2010
Screening of "Race to Nowhere"
7 p.m.
Dodds Hall Theater

Decembe 3-5, 2010
Alumni Weekend in Miami

Jan. 8, 2011
Graduate Open House
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Jan. 15, 2011
Winter Commencement

April 16, 2011
28th Annual Alumni Scholarship Ball

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