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Ian Gagnon
Friday, June 19, 2015

Ian Gagnon’s UNH journey has taken him into a high-speed cavitation tunnel, a high-tech research company, an alternative energy startup and to Africa, where he disinfected and fortified wells in two Ugandan communities as a member of the UNH chapter of Engineers Without Borders.

Photo by Tracey Bentley

UNH Cooperative Extension and information technology staff are creating online training modules that will help Vietnamese shrimp farmers improve practices and prevent disease. (L to R: Extension dean and director Ken La Valley; Extension and N.H. Sea Grant aquaculture specialist Michael Chambers; Extension distance education and media technologist Faye Cragin, and instructional designer Ken Mitchell from the UNH Academic Technology department.)
Friday, June 12, 2015

On Saturday, June 13, a marine biologist and instructional designer from UNH Cooperative Extension will board a plane in Boston and fly 21 hours to Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon, in Vietnam.

David Holmes, a bird bander, displays a song bird after banding it.
Thursday, June 11, 2015

When you think of migrating birds, you likely summon up the classic “vee” of Canada geese, honking as they fly past, but scores of New England bird species make the long trip to the tropics, including many that weigh no more than a triple-A battery. 

Photograph by Sam Evans-Brown, NHPR

At a workshop last summer, Rye residents mapped flood hazards along their coastline.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

In the same way they meet to make decisions about building a new school or buying a fire truck, leaders and residents of New Hampshire coastal communities have placed climate change on their agendas, working with experts and examining data that describe how past and projected changes in climate affect the places where they live, work and play.

Friday, May 15, 2015

Meagan Wengrove ‘10, a Ph.D. student in ocean engineering from Arvada, Colo., has received a prestigious National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Defense.

Photograph by Jeremy Gasowski