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August 27, 2011: Alumni Event at Citi Field
Spend Saturday, Aug. 27, at Citi Field for a 4:10 p.m. game between the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves. Enjoy the festivities with your family and fellow UNH alumni and friends. Also, plan to attend a pre-game reception in McFadden's Restaurant and Saloon located in the northeast corner of Citi Field. For more information, please contact Jennifer Pjatak, Director of Alumni Events. Stay tuned to the alumni website for more details.
September 10, 2011: Football Alumni Reunion
The third annual football alumni reunion is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20. The day begins with a football alumni reunion tailgate party on the North Campus at 11 a.m. followed by a game between the Chargers and the Saint Augustine's College Falcons at 1 p.m. Check out photos from the first two football alumni reunions.
October 22, 2011: Homecoming 2011
Plan to attend Homecoming 2011 on Saturday, Oct. 22, to cheer on the Chargers as they take on the Bentley University Falcons at 1 p.m. at Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium. The alumni website will have more details as they become available. See how much fun we had last year.

University News

Best-Selling Author to Speak at Winter Commencement
Jodi Picoult, best-selling author of 18 novels, will be the keynote speaker and receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters at UNH's Winter Commencement on Jan. 14, 2012. The University was mentioned in her 2010 novel, "House Rules," whose central character dreams of attending UNH and idolizes Dr. Henry C. Lee, referring to him as "the most famous forensic scientist ever." Read more about Picoult.
Read more UNH news including a story about a week-long multi-national symposium led by the University's Global Studies Program from Beijing, China for diplomats, scholars and military personnel from 12 countries.

College of Arts and Sciences

Cuomo's Research on Crabs to be Featured on
Canadian History Channel
Carmela Cuomo, associate professor of biological sciences, recently was interviewed by the Canadian History Channel about her horseshoe crab research. Read more about the interview and Cuomo's research.

College of Business

Hospitality Students Win Sustainable Tourism Competition
Four hospitality and tourism management students won airfare and a four-day, three night stay in Barbados by virtue of winning a sustainable tourism student colloquium. Read more about these students and their plan for the hypothetical Pandora Resort and Spa.

Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences

Student Participates in the Department of Defense War Games Alongside Top Military Leaders
Amid the intelligence officers, generals and commanders at a recent war games exercise in Washington, D.C., planned by the U.S. Department of Defense, sat UNH graduate student Richard Kania. Read more about Kania's experience and knowledge he gained.

Tagliatela College of Engineering

Graduate Student Works on Commissioned Submarines
UNH graduate student Terence Spruill is profiled as an engineer specialist at General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp. "Every other day I am faced with a new challenge that I haven't seen before," he says. "I find that very appealing." Read more about Spruill, who is part of the General Dynamics Future Leaders group.

Alumni in the News

First Niagara's New England Voice on Loans
Patricia S. Gaudrea, '85 MBA
Patricia S. Gaudreau, '85 MBA, was named senior vice president/senior credit manager for First Niagara's New England region. Read a Hartford Courant story about Gaudrea, who will oversee commercial and business banking underwriting activities in New England.
Share your news! 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. Read class notes submitted by other alumni.

Did You Know?

UNH Alumni Receive Discounted
Auto, Home and Renters Insurance
As a member of the UNH alumni association, you qualify for special group rates on your auto, home and renters insurance from Liberty Mutual. Read more about this and other alumni benefits.

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UNH Alumni Association
Calendar of Events

July 19, 2011
Southeastern Information Session
New London, Conn.
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August 27, 2011
Alumni Event at Citi Field in Flushing, N.Y.

September 10, 2011
Third Annual Football Alumni Reunion
UNH vs.
St. Augustine's College

September 17, 2011
Alumni Tailgate Party
Williamsburg, Va.
UNH vs. The College of William & Mary

October 22, 2011
Homecoming 2011
UNH vs. Bentley

April 21, 2012
29th Annual Alumni Scholarship Ball

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