• UNH faculty attend UArctic meeting Stockholm
    UNH joins University of the Arctic

    The University of New Hampshire has joined the University of the Arctic, marking an official pledge to continue and expand on its polar expertise.

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  • Alley Leach and Jennifer Andrews holding trophy for innovator of the year
    Innovating Campus Sustainability

    Jennifer Andrews ’02, ’08G and Allison Leach ’18G have been named the 2019 J. Brent Loy Innovators of the Year for developing SIMAP (Sustainability Indicator Management and Analysis Platform), a carbon and nitrogen-accounting platform used by more than 500 colleges and universities internationally to track, analyze and improve their sustainability. 

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  • Center for Social Innovation & Enterprise joins SI

    We are delighted to share that UNH’s Center for Social Innovation and Enterprise (CSIE) – a joint venture of Paul College of Business and Economics and the Carsey School of Public Policy since 2015 - has joined with UNH’s Sustainability Institute (UNHSI) and moved its base of operations to the Institute. 

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  • 2019 Sustainability Fellows
    APPLY TODAY: 2020 Summer Fellowships & Internships

    What are you doing this summer?

    Apply today to become a Social Innovation Intern or Sustainability Fellow!


  • STARS Platinum Seal
    UNH Earns Highest National Rating for Sustainability

    We are thrilled to announce that UNH has achieved a Platinum rating for sustainability.  Thank you for making our campus a sustainable learning community!

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Lunch & Learn: Reinventing Capitalism 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Nesmith Hall: Lunch & Learn: Reinventing Capitalism February 3 | 12:30-2:00 PMChangemaker Hub (Nesmith 111)Join us for an informal lunch with two extraordinary UNH alumni business leaders, David Ferran and Yumiko Damashek, who will be visiting UNH from San Diego. Pizza provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED! SPACE IS LIMITED!!

Info-Session for Paid Summer Opportunities 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Nesmith Hall: INFO-SESSION for PAID SUMMER OPPORTUNITIESFebruary 4 1:00-2:00 PMChangemaker Hub (Nesmith 111)Come learn more about the Sustainability Fellowship & the Social Innovation Internship programs and application process. Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdRNQOPfCBiDklBw1SGEwk5FAhZEqXbbaYfYmk_QhbQLkFhNQ/viewform

Mission-Driven Business Models: A Movement Towards an Inclusive & Equitable Econ 12:40 PM to 2:00 PM

12:40 PM to 2:00 PM - Memorial Union Building Granite State Room: Changemaker Speaker Series #3: Exploring Business as a Force for GoodMission-Driven Business Models: A Movement Towards an Inclusive & Equitable EconomyFebruary 25, 202012:40-2:00 PMGranite State Room, MUBDurham, NHFREE & OPEN TO ALL!Thank you to our Lead Co-Host: Responsible Governance & Sustainable Citizenship Project/College of Liberal ArtsThank you to our Co-Hosts: Carsey School of Public Policy, Peter T. Paul College of Business & Economics, Sustainability InstituteBringing innovative and inspiring business leaders to campus to talk all things People, Planet and Profits. Panelists discuss a variety of topics and ways to utilize business as a force to make the world a better place. During this panel discussion, guest speakers from CCA Global Partners, ReVision Energy and W.S. Badger will discuss new and emerging ideas about employee ownership, cooperatives and Benefit Corporations.

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