Jun
22
4:30 pm

Changing climate, Changing forests: linking global and local perspectives on how a changing climate sculpts forests of New Hampshire

Lindsey Rustad is a research ecologist who works for the US Forest Service. She will discuss her latest research on climate change and the Northern Forest. She is interested in man-made disturbances on forested ecosystems in New England, especially as it applies to climate change. See more here.

Jun
23
2:00 pm

A homely young bird, teased by others in the barnyard, grows up to become the most beautiful swan, showing that being different can be a blessing. Buy tickets online or call 603-535-2787.

Children's theatre offerings all summer long!

  • June 23 at 2 p.m.
  • Studio Theatre, Silver Center for the Arts
  • $7 all seats; $5 groups (15 or more)

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Advanced Study of Thrown and/or Hand-built Ceramic Form

Instructor: Penny Huynen. Cost: $690.00 ( $645.00 plus $45.00 materials fee).

  • Tuesdays: July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 9 (3:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.): and Saturday: August 6 (8 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
  • Draper & Maynard, Ceramics Studio
Register here.

Jul
20
5:00 pm

Lucy Crawford’s 1845 History of the White Mountains was the first book published about the White Mountains. It chronicles the Crawford family’s 50-year effort to introduce the visiting public to the wonders and beauty of the White Mountains. Join living history portrayer Dijit Taylor for Lucy’s stories of life in the mountains, punctuated by birth and death, love and betrayal, road and trail building, and associated disasters.

  • July 20, 5-6 p.m.
  • Location TBA
  • Land & Community Heritage Investment Program

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Instructor: Kathi Smith. Cost: $500.00 ($465 + $35 materials fee). Register here.
  • July 25-29
    • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Thursday (extended day): 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Draper & Maynard, Room 316

 

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The June orientation program is your introduction to many of the academic and student services that will support you during your time as a student at PSU.

  • June 15 and 16
  • Arrive between 8:30 a.m. and noon.
  • Hartman Union Building (HUB)

More information here.

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You are invited to the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning's 2016 Summer Symposium  held June 7, 9 and 10 in the Frost Commons! 
 
Your colleagues and some guest speakers will host in-depth workshops and conversations about:
• Interdisciplinarity and engagement;
• Helping students budget time for research;
• Encouraging student preparedness;
• Immersion experiences & block scheduling;
• Beyond lecture & discussion: Creative classrooms;
• Moodle upgrade, e-mail system upgrade, and other academic technology topics.
 
Here we can share our wisdom, ask questions, and see how to adapt practices and philosophies to our own disciplines and courses. Full schedule here.
 
All are welcome! Refreshments and lunch will be provided. So we can better serve you (we want you to have enough food!)please RSVP by June 1 here.

May
13
4:00 pm

PSU will be honoring outstanding graduating seniors with a variety of awards from across campus. The PSU community is encouraged to join us in honoring the Class of 2016.

  • Friday May 13 at 4 p.m.
  • Silver Center for the Arts
  • Reception to follow

May
12
5:15 pm

New Hampshire filmmaker Dan Habib will be on campus to discuss his film, Intelligent Lives.

The perception of intelligence is a powerful force in the systematic segregation, maltreatment, and unfulfilled potential of hundreds of millions of individuals with disabilities in the US and worldwide. The documentary film project Intelligent Lives explores how the segregation of people with intellectual disabilities became the norm, why this segregation is slowly being dismantled, and how some people with intellectual disabilities are blazing a bold new path.

  • May 12, 5:15–6:15 p.m.
  • Boyd Science Center, room 001

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PSU’s dance performance group showcases original works by faculty and students in various dance genres. Premiere of new work set on PSU dancers by Ontario native choreographer, performer and director Jesse Robb.

  • May 6 and 7 at 7 p.m.
  • Hanaway Theatre at the Silver Center for the Arts
  • Buy tickets online or call (603) 535-2787
    Adult $10, Senior, Youth, and Group $8