Shoring Up the Shoreline
Few people feel the sea’s power to giveth —and taketh away — more palpably than the beachfront homeowners of Plum Island, the spit of sand along the Atlantic Ocean in the Massachusetts towns of Newbury and Newburyport. Continue Reading
Sustainable Agriculture Course in Costa Rica Expands Students’ World View
While most UNH students were enjoying their winter break earlier this year, a small group of undergraduates spent three weeks immersed in learning about tropical agriculture, ecology, and culture in Costa Rica. The course “Agriculture and Development in the Neotropics” taught by Andrew Ogden, lecturer in horticulture, was offered for the first time during J-Term and students who took the course say it was a life-changing experience. Learn more >>>
Faces of DBS
Monica Quimby’s research into strawberry genetics took her from the greenhouse to the lab, where she obtained results of much significance in the ongoing effort to determine the plant’s ancestry.