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The UNH Podcats is the official podcast of The University of New Hampshire. Learn what it means to be a Wildcat.

    Episode 76: UNH Leadership Discuss COVID-19

    Episode 76: UNH Leadership Discuss COVID-19

    COVID-19 has created a lot of uncertainty across the world. In this week's episode, Mica Stark, Associate Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs virtually interviewed President James W. Dean and Provost Wayne Jones on how UNH has weathered the storm and what preparations are being made for the upcoming months.
    For the most up-to-date information on our campuses and COVID-19, please visit UNH.edu/covid.

    • 20 min
    Episode 75: COVID-19 and Journalism

    Episode 75: COVID-19 and Journalism

    Professor and director of the University of New Hampshire journalism program Tom Haines joined the podcast this week to discuss COVID-19 and its impact on national, regional and local news outlets. We also spend a few minutes discussing the transition to online learning for both the professors and students.
    For more information on UNH journalism, visit https://cola.unh.edu/english/program/ba/englishjournalism-major
    For more information on the UNH, visit https://www.unh.edu/

    • 32 min
    Episode 74: Earth Day & The 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge

    Episode 74: Earth Day & The 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge

    We at UNH hope that you are all staying safe and healthy. This was recorded at the end of February before social distancing was enacted. Tom Kelly and Karen Spiller joined to discuss the 50th year anniversary of Earth Day as well as the 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge. Both have virtual offerings during COVID-19. See the links below for more information.
    Food Solutions New England:https://www.foodsolutionsne.org/
    UNH Sustainability Institute: www.sustainableunh.unh.edu
    21-Day Racial Equity Challenge Launch Webinar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vwLaxs7noQs&feature=youtu.be
    Register for Challenge Friday's: https://www.nowwhat2020.com/
    Center for Social Innovation and Enterprise Event Registration: https://www.unh.edu/social-innovation/culture-eats-strategy-breakfast-companies-taking-bold-action-address-climate
    50th Anniversary of Earth Day Celebration: https://unh.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sJpsWsgAT0-vJEWD9URCpA
    Earth Day/Challenge Celebration: https://unh.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lYnXhdcrTkuosu0Lz85wew
     

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    Episode 73: Being Mindful In College

    Episode 73: Being Mindful In College

    It takes some work to improve your mental health. Ely Marciano '21 shared, very openly, his experiences with mental health and how he's put a bigger emphasis on improving it. With the resources on campus such as Health and Wellness, Ely was able to work on his skills to make a big difference in his life.
    For more information on health and wellness options available, visit www.unh.edu/health.
    For more information on the University of New Hampshire, visit www.unh.edu.
     

    • 23 min
    Episode 72: National Student Exchange at UNH

    Episode 72: National Student Exchange at UNH

    Study Away USA at UNH offers several domestic study away experiences, one being the National Student Exchange program. Abby Reinelt ’20 wanted to step out of her comfort zone but didn’t want to commit to studying abroad so NSE was the perfect fit. In this week’s episode, she shared the highs and lows of her semester and what students can expect if they are interested in more.
    For more information on the University of New Hampshire, visit UNH.edu.

    • 20 min
    Episode 71: Jobs are my job

    Episode 71: Jobs are my job

    Krystal Hicks '07 joined the podcast this week to talk about how her job is jobs? She's worked in the employment sector for 10+ years and credits her experiences at UNH to guiding her through that journey. She recently started a new company, which you'll hear more about, but still finds time to teach a class on campus and volunteer at alumni events when she's available.
    For more information on the University of New Hampshire, visit UNH.edu.

    • 35 min

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AESheehan ,

Great job!

Although I spend most of my days at UNH, it’s impossible to be aware of all the stories that happen around me. This is a great reminder that there’s more happening here than most of us realize.

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