Spotlight

The Olson Center recently collaborated with Northeast Passage to design and create a trophy called the Homer Cup for their annual sled hockey tournament. Each year, Northeast Passage holds a tournament for individuals with disabilities to participate in this popular winter sport. The winning team’s...
Hollen receives $350,000 NSF Grant to create new two-dimensional materials
Shawna Hollen, an associate professor in the department of physics and astronomy, was recently awarded a $350,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create and study new two-dimensional materials that could produce a breakthrough in memory and computing technologies.
Schwadron elected American Geophysical Union Fellow
UNH faculty member Nathan Schwadron has been elected to the 2022 Class of Fellows of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) — a prestigious international award that honors exceptional scientific contributions to Earth and space sciences.
Electrical engineer participates in first internship/scholarship cohort at Eversource
Matt Hamilton '24 was part of the first cohort of students participating in the Eversource internship/scholarship program, which offers a paid internship and $2,500 annual scholarship for two years from Eversource.
Physics alum heads to Kenya for Peace Corps
University of New Hampshire alum Denise Richard '14 is among the first Peace Corps volunteers to return to overseas service since the agency’s unprecedented global evacuation in March 2020.The Peace Corps suspended global operations and evacuated nearly 7,000 volunteers from more than 60 countries...
At UNH Tech Camp, biofabrication, regenerative medicine are on the schedule
The NH Business Review profiles UNH's Tech Camp, which has been inspiring the K-12 community with summer STEM camps since 2007.
Marek Petrik
Marek Petrik was recognized as the 2022 CEPS Outstanding Research Award winner in the Non-Tenured-Track Instructor category.
Matt D'Amico
Matt D'Amico was recently recognized as CEPS' Outstanding Teaching Award winner in the Graduate Teaching Assistant category.
Joey Neleber '22
Joey Neleber feels nothing but gratitude for the connections he’s made including the friends and professors who have pushed him to pursue his passion: computer science and Spaitr – a startup he co-founded at UNH’s ECenter....
How we could solve the dark matter mystery
Theoretical physicist Chanda Prescod-Weinstein takes lviewers inside the search for this cosmos-shaping invisible matter and explains how, with the help of a new generation of telescopes, we could be closer to demystifying it than ever before....