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Highlights From The Democratic Presidential Debate In New Hampshire

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 02.04.2016 | Politics

The two remaining 2016 Democratic presidential candidates faced off in a heated debate Thursday night in New Hampshire. Former Secretary of St...

Bat Disease Epidemic Still Expanding Throughout North America

Michael Sainato | Posted 06.24.2015 | Green
Michael Sainato

For the past decade, an epidemic called White-Nose Syndrome has had severe impacts on bat populations throughout North America. The fungus, Pseudogymnoascus destructans, feeds on soft tissues of bats such as their wings and noses.

These 9 Graphs Show The Sad State Of Child Poverty In America

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.11.2015 | Politics

This is an especially bad time to be born into a low-income family, according to data from a new report. In the report, University of New Hampshir...

Woman: I Saw My Ex-Boyfriend Strangle Coed 'With A Rope'

AP | LYNNE TUOHY | Posted 08.03.2014 | Crime

DOVER, N.H. (AP) — A University of New Hampshire student was strangled by a man who had demanded that his then-girlfriend bring him a friend to have...

'Frozen' Director's Advice For Graduates To 'Fail Better'

AP | Posted 05.18.2014 | College

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — The screenwriter and director of the Disney film "Frozen" has encouraged University of New Hampshire graduates to do away with s...

This University Is The Model For Rape Prevention, It's Probably Not One You're Thinking Of

Reuters | Posted 07.03.2014 | College

By Scott Malone DURHAM, N.H., May 2 (Reuters) - The 1987 gang rape of an 18-year-old University of New Hampshire freshman by three fel...

Love: Who Cares?

Dan Butin | Posted 05.10.2014 | Education
Dan Butin

I am as such much more interested in the question of "how" than of "what." How can we truly hear our students? How do reciprocal partnerships look and work? How do youth engage in their own learning? How is equality sustainability?

David Lohr

New Hampshire College Student Vanishes | David Lohr | Posted 09.18.2013 | Crime

Police in New Hampshire are seeking help from the public to find a missing 19-year-old college student. Jonathan Zygmont, of Windham, was last seen...

College's Plates Aim To Promote Healthy Eating

AP | HOLLY RAMER | Posted 09.18.2013 | College

DURHAM, N.H. -- They may not be binging on broccoli, but some University of New Hampshire students are at least pausing before they fill up on fried f...

Censored: Top 10 Pics Too Hot for Campus

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 01.12.2013 | College
Greg Lukianoff

In my new book, Unlearning Liberty: Campus Censorship and the End of American Debate, I wanted to include a section with all of the pictures that have...

Suspect Charged With Killing Undergrad, But Body Is Still Missing

AP | Posted 12.14.2012 | Crime

DOVER, N.H. — The search for the body of a 19-year-old University of New Hampshire student was suspended Sunday ahead of the arraignment for a m...

Student Goes Missing After Night Class

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.13.2012 | Crime

Elizabeth "Lizzie" Marriott sent a text message on Tuesday at 8:55 p.m. to say that she was heading from class to a friend's house in Dover, New Hamps...

John Celock

Tea Party Lawmakers Move To Restrict In-State Tuition | John Celock | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

The Tea Party-controlled New Hampshire House of Representatives passed a bill on Wednesday to prohibit undocumented immigrants from receiving in-state...

Why I am Still Running for President

Fred Karger | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
Fred Karger

By giving California Republican voters an alternative to Mitt Romney, and millions of LGBT Americans hope that they can be and do anything they want, I am continually inspired.

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Is It All Just Hype? Sexting Among Teens Isn’t As Prevalent As Previously Reported | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 12.06.2011 | Parents

NEW YORK -- The practice of teenagers engaged in "sexting" is far less widespread than previously reported, according to a new study released early Mo...

The Nobel and the Debate Over the Markets

Robert Teitelman | Posted 12.20.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

No one initially went near the debate that the gap between theory and reality suggests -- over the nature of markets that Beyond Mechanical Markets tackles. That has now begun to change, evidence perhaps of the role the blogosphere increasingly plays in economic debate

The Most Expensive Public Colleges For In-State Students

Posted 08.16.2011 | College

Considering staying in your home state for college? Some schools are certainly more of a tuition bargain than others. On Tuesday, US News and Wor...

Frydman and Goldberg's Beyond Mechanical Markets

Robert Teitelman | Posted 07.25.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

How wrong were we? After several years of commentary on the causes of the financial crisis, we still struggle to plumb the full depths of the event. W...

Joy Resmovits

How A Model University Deals With Rape | Joy Resmovits | Posted 06.21.2011 | College

When Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan wanted to kick off a nationwide campaign on sexual assault awareness, they chose ...

White House Launches Campaign To Help Schools Prevent Sexual Harassment

AP | By HOLLY RAMER and KATHY MATHESON | Posted 06.04.2011 | College

DURHAM, N.H. -- A nation that prides itself on fighting the abuse of power has an obligation to prevent sexual violence in schools and on college camp...

College Football Player Killed In Colorado

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

University of New Hampshire football player Todd Walker was shot and killed on Boulder's University Hill in Colorado on Friday, according to WMUR New ...

Students Feel Guilty For Texting During Class, Still Text During Class

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A guilty conscience is not enough to dissuade college students from texting during class, according to a new study conducted at the University of New ...

Bullying Reaches New Heights: Students Are 'Meanest Ever,' Expert Says

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) -- A New Hampshire educator and bullying expert who calls himself a "family scientist" says children in school today are the "me...

Proposed Bill Would Bar Students From Voting In NH College Towns

The New Hampshire | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A bill introduced in the New Hampshire House of Representatives earlier this month would bar college students from voting in their college towns unles...

How The University Of New Hampshire Became Involved In The Oil Spill

The New Hampshire | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Nancy Kinner remembers exactly where she was when she first heard about the explosion on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig. "We were running a workshop...