Common Ground Meetings

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Sep ’13May

Thursday, Sept. 12 - May 8, 5-5:45 p.m.

Located at the EcoHouse, (1 High St., the big white house on the rotary), Common Ground peruses environmental issues present in our communities and spreads awareness and change to such issues. Common Ground is PSU's environmental and social justice group who sponsors events like Earth Jam, water week, trail clean-ups and so much more. Come on down to join the fun!

Sep ’13Dec

Tuesday, Sept. 17 - Monday, Dec. 23
Plymouth State University

Welcome back to campus! The Office of Environmental Sustainability is excited to invite your department and/or office to participate in our ongoing Green Offices Program. The PSU Green Office Program is designed to encourage sustainable practices in offices and departments across campus to reduce our University’s environmental impacts. The program is essentially a voluntary review of department or office practices that are administered, facilitated, and evaluated by OES staff to produce recommendations that the department or office may act upon at their discretion. Please contact us at to sign up to participate in the Green Offices Program.

In addition be sure to checkout the Second Editions of the Campus Sustainability Guide, a practical handbook for FAQ on PSU's campus:

Oct ’13Dec

Wednesday, Oct. 16 - Friday, Dec. 13
Silver Center for the Arts
Sponsored by the Karl Drerup Art Gallery

Contoocook print collector and curator Parker Potter has invited 26 New Hampshire-based printmakers to present a revisiting of an earlier work to reimage a theme that has held for the artist to this day. The new work may be one that engages that theme while rethinking size, color, a new composition or process, or some other variable.

Reception Friday, October 18, 4-6 p.m.

Nov ’13Nov

The Educational Theatre Collaborative (ETC), a 2013 Moss Hart Award winner for excellence in community and children’s theater, announces auditions for its 20th anniversary production of Oliver!

Performances will be held January 22-26, 2014.

Auditions for this popular musical, directed by Trish Lindberg, artistic director and co-founder of ETC, will be held as follows: [Those pre-cast at last year’s auditions should audition again to ensure current information and interest. ]

Sunday, November 10

12:30 –2 p.m.: children grades 3 and 4

2:30–4 p.m.: children grades 5 and 6

4:30–6 p.m.: grades 7 and 8

6:30–9:30 p.m.: high school students, university students, faculty, staff and community members**

Monday, November 11

3:30–5 p.m.: children grades 3 through 5

5:30–6:30 p.m.: grades 6 through 8

7–9:30 p.m.: high school students, university students, faculty, staff and community members**

Tuesday, November 12

3:30–5 p.m.: Grades 3 through 8

6–9:30 p.m.: high school students, university students, faculty, staff and community members**

Wednesday, November 13

6–9 p.m. Call backs as needed.

**High school students, university students, faculty, staff and community members must come prepared with a song and schedule an audition time by calling Brenda Gleich at (603) 535-2803 or

All auditions take place at Plymouth State University’s Silver Center for the Arts on Main Street in Plymouth.

ETC welcomes people of all ages, both experienced and non-experienced, to audition for this community-wide theatre project.

Nov ’13
12:00 pm

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
HUB Room 109

The Professional Development Committee is hosting a Brown Bag Lunch with a local organization...come find out more about PAREI. The Plymouth Area Renewable Energy Initiative (PAREI) was organized to encourage energy conservation, energy efficiency practices and promote the use of renewable energy in homes, businesses and other buildings in the Plymouth region through education, community outreach, accessibility and service coordination. Their office is located at 79 Highland Street in Plymouth, NH. Visit Membership Forms are available on line.

PAREI also administers Local Foods Plymouth, encouraging members to reduce their energy through local food sourcing. For more information, visit

Nov ’13
12:00 pm

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Rounds 304

Social Science Colloquium

Khuan Chong, Political Science, will speak on Conflict in the South China Sea. This short presentation will identify the areas and nations involved and the possible solutions to the conflicts.