11:00 am

Thursday, May 7, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Boyd Room 001
Trace metals mobilized from the soil have the potential to accumulate in surface waters, which can have consequences for ecological and human health. Total concentration of trace metals: arsenic, cadmium, copper, lead, and zinc were assessed across New England, and the associations with biogeochemical controls, landscape attributes, and seasonal dynamics were evaluated, and potential mechanisms explored.

8:30 am

Friday, May 8, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Frost Commons

This fair will showcase senior Nursing Students group projects working in the community and in hospitals on a program designed, planned and implemented by nursing students with a focus on one of the Nurse of the Future Competencies: Teamwork and Collaboration, Leadership, Professionalism, Evidence-Based Practice, Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, Informatics, and Patient-Centered Care.

Apr ’14
3:30 pm

Thursday, Apr. 3, 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Hyde 316

The Math Department will be hosting their first mathematics seminar of the semester this Thursday, April 3.

Dr. Paul Ossenbruggen from UNH, will speak on the application of statistics to traffic studies: why and how does traffic get congested?

Pizza will be served at 3:30 p.m. The talk will begin at 4:00 p.m.

This event is free and open to any who wish to attend.

Jun ’13Jun

Friday, Jun 21 - Sunday, Jun. 23
Writing Center, Lamson Learning Commons

Uncle Sam wants you

Are you feeling stuck on your thesis or dissertation?

Do you need a quiet space to write?

Do you need a reader?

  • June 21, 2013‐11 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • June 22, 2013‐11 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • June 23, 2013‐1-7 p.m.

Plymouth State University Writing Center
Lamson Learning Commons

Sign up today by calling the Writing Center: 603.535.2831


Email Ryan Aquilina, graduate writing assistant:

The Writing Center will be running a Thesis and Dissertation Boot Camp from June 21-23. During this time, students who are in the process of writing a thesis or dissertation can come in and have a quiet space to get work done, or to work with an available reader.

Coffee and refreshments will be provided, and there is no charge to participate.

To sign up for this program, please contact Ryan Aquilina, Graduate Writing Assistant: or 603.535.2831.

Oct ’12
4:00 pm

Thursday, Oct. 18, 4 – 5 p.m.
Memorial Hall 103

Come learn what it means to be a Philosophy major at PSU. This information session provides information on the philosophy major, double major, and minor. Learn what philosophy prepares your for in the workplace and what graduates are doing with their philosophy degree after graduation.

Oct ’12
3:30 pm

Everyone needs some form of health care, but not everyone has the means to access it or pay for it. This fall, New Hampshire Public Television and the Endowment for Health are presenting free screening and discussion events around the Granite State to encourage dialog about health care affordability, accessibility and quality in New Hampshire.

You are invited to the screening and discussion at:

Plymouth State University, Plymouth
Heritage Commons
Wednesday, October 17th @ 3:30 p.m.

This series of free public events, funded by the Endowment for Health, is open to the public. It is produced in partnership with the NH Citizens Health Initiative. Register to attend this screening and discussion by clicking here.

For more information, contact Fran Belcher, Center for Rural Partnerships, 535-3270 or

Download the event poster

Oct ’12
7:00 pm

Shaun Gabbidon from Penn State University will be at Heritage Commons Monday, October 1, to give a lecture titled,  The Black Thief Stereotype, Shopping While Black, & Consumer Racial Profiling in the 21st Century. The talk will begin at 7 p.m., with a social  hour beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Learn more about Dr. Gabbison here.

Dr. Gabbidon is currently the Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice in the School of Public Affairs at Penn State Harrisburg.  He has served as a fellow at Harvard University’s W. E. B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research, and has taught at the Center for Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. The author of more than 100 scholarly publications including nearly 60 peer-reviewed articles and 11 books, his most recent books include Race and Crime and the co-authored book, A Theory of African American Offending.

Oct ’12
5:00 pm

October 2012 is PSU’s second Queer History Month. Initiated by the Queer Council, an ad-hoc group of queer faculty and staff, and allies, the month’s nine events highlight contemporary queer issues, culture, and identity. The goal is to bring to campus a month of interesting and compelling programming on queer issues./p>

Tuesday, Oct. 2, Documentary: 5 p.m.
Talk: 7 p.m.
Heritage Commons

Encore showing of Love Free or Die, a documentary on the life of Gene Robinson, Bishop of the Episcopal Church in New Hampshire and the first openly elected gay Christian Bishop. Following the film, Gene Robinson will speak about his life as an openly gay Christian leader.

May ’12
4:00 pm

The five senior Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio will be discussing their work with their fellow students in the KDAG. This is a new approach to this event. It will be a students only discussion, moderated by Tyler Pike, MAT student at PSU.

May ’12
7:30 pm

Society for Scholarly Dialogue and Pi Omega, the PSU chapter of Lambda Pi Eta (National Communication Association’s official honor society) invite you to an evening discussion with Academy-Award winner

Ernest Thompson

Thursday 3, May 2012
7:30 p.m.
Hyde 220

Free and open to the public, but reservations preferred. Contact

Mr. Thompson has won an Oscar, a Golden Globe, a Writers Guild Award and a Broadway Drama Guild Award for Best Play. His work has been nominated for a Tony, an Emmy, and a British Academy Award. His more than 35 plays have been seen in theatres around the world. The most enduring, ON GOLDEN POND, has been translated into30 languages, Arabic the newest, and played in more than 40 countries on six continents. Mr. Thompson will talk about his career and his films, and will answer questions about his work.