11:00 am

Looking for a job? More than 30 businesses will be at the 2015 PSU Career Fair, waiting to speak with you! Open to all PSU students, there will be opportunities for part-time, internship, and post-graduation employment, as well as a LinkedIn seminar. Join the Twitter and Facebook pages to get weekly articles on what to wear, resume tips, elevator speech tips, and more.

  • December 2, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • HUB Courtroom


Join Plymouth State University’s a cappella groups for a night of holiday fun! You’ll hear songs from the past, songs of today, as well as your holiday favorites. The all-female a cappella group, Mixed Emotions, and the all-male a cappella group, Vocal Order, collaborate to bring to the community a two-hour concert of fantastic music.

  • Free and open to people of all ages (donations are greatly appreciated!)
  • Senior Center in Plymouth, NH
  • Friday, December 11 and Saturday, December 12, at 7 p.m.

7:00 pm

The annual All New England Band Festival features the PSU Symphonic Band as well as 200 high school musicians. This year we welcome composers Dr. Jack Stamp, from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and Scott Watson from the Parkland (PA) School District.

This event often sells out – reserve tickets early.

  • November 23 at 7 p.m
  • Hanaway Theatre

4:30 pm

The Student Senate, in cooperation with the President's Office and Sodexo Dining, is offering an opportunity for us to come together and celebrate Thanksgiving.

  • Prospect Hall
  • Sunday, November 22, 4:30 - 7:30 pm
  • Seatings: 5 - 5:40
    5:50 - 6:30
    6:40 - 7:20

Buffet Cost

  • With reservations: $5 per person. Call (603) 535-3047 by Saturday, November 21.
  • Without reservations,: $10 per person at the door
  • No extra charge with meal plan


The Ecstasies Above & Magnificat

Begin your holiday season with the New Hampshire Master Chorale’s collaborative performances of Johann Sebastian Bach’s glorious and celebratory Magnificat, the Canticle of the Blessed Virgin. Joined by the Plymouth State University Chamber Singers and the New Hampshire Master Chorale chamber orchestra, the program includes an ethereal setting of Edgar Allan Poe’s The Ecstasies Above by British composer Tarik O’Regan and transcendent a cappella works by Benjamin Britten. The New Hampshire Master Chorale and the PSU Chamber Singers are led by Dr. Daniel R. Perkins.

  • Saturday, November 21, 7 p.m.
    South Church, 7 Pleasant St, Concord, NH
  • Sunday, November 22, 3 p.m.
    Plymouth Congregational Church, 4 Post Office Square, Plymouth, NH

Tickets: $30 general, $25 senior, $15 group of 10 or more.
Free for undergraduates and students in grades K-­12.

Tickets can be purchased online.

7:00 pm

Safe and Free? The Case Against a Civil Liberties Tradeoff

Devon Chafee from the NH Civil Liberties Union will be unpacking the assumption that the goals of advancing civil liberties and protecting national security are necessarily counter-balanced. Focusing on US counterterrorism efforts in the aftermath of the attacks of September 11, 2001, Chaffee will address the costs and effectiveness of federal national security policies that implicate individual rights.

Devon Chaffee is the executive director of the New Hampshire Civil Liberties Union and is the former legislative counsel to the American Civil Liberties Union in Washington, DC.

  • November 17, 7 p.m.
  • Smith Recital Hall of the Silver Center for the Arts

4:00 pm

Integrating Bottom Up Knowledge into a Top Down Organization: A Story of Sustainability Efforts at the US Army Corps of Engineers

Through a case study of flood management projects, Professor Shannon Rogers will discuss the utility of integrating operator level knowledge into U.S. Army Corps Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Initiatives. Using site visit and semi-structured interview approach, 12 flood management projects in New England were explored.

  • Shannon Rogers, Center for the Environment and Environmental Science and Policy
  • Wednesday, November 18, 4 p.m.
  • Boyd Science Center, Room 001

6:00 pm

Carly Fiorina is scheduled to appear at PSU as part of Presidential Candidate Lecture Series.

She’ll be visiting campus on Monday, November 16, and speaking at a town hall style gathering. Open to PSU students, faculty, staff, and the community.

  • November 16, 6 p.m.
  • HUB Hage Room

7:00 pm

When Fahim Fazli first fled his native country of Afghanistan more than four decades ago, he brought with him an idea of the American Dream. When he visits PSU next Thursday with his longtime friend Michael Moffett '78, '89G, Fazli, now living in Orange County, CA., will talk about that dream and how he’s done his best to make it a reality.

Read more about Fazli, including his recent appearance in "Rock the Kasbah" with Bill Murray, in the Concord Monitor article.

10:00 am
President Donald L. Birx cordially invites you to the Grand Opening Ceremonies of Plymouth State University’s newest facility:
Active Living, Learning, and Wellness Center (ALLWell) North.

See how ALLWell North will transform the academic and athletic experience at PSU and enhance the quality of education and recreation for our campus and community.

  • Saturday, November 14
  • Tours 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Program at 11 a.m.
  • Dedication of the Steen Bourque Plaza at noon

Kindly RSVP or call (603) 535-2131 by November 9.

If you have questions about this event, please e-mail Tamara Cocchiarella.