THRIVE – COLSA's Flagship Publication

Two COLSA students dressed in blue scrubs work with a dog at the UNH PAWS Veterinary Clinic located in Barton Hall in Durham.

Practice Makes Purrfect

Thursday, March 23, 2023
COLSA's PAWS Veterinary Clinic in Barton Hall provides people receiving government assistance with affordable pet wellness exams, vaccines and testing, medications, dental care and basic surgeries like spays and neuters. Read More
An image of a white, sterile biotechnology lab in the background, overlaid with semi-transparent imagery of cells and DNA chains in the foreground.

Cutting-Edge Careers

Wednesday, January 18, 2023
COLSA's graduate degrees in molecular and cellular biotechnology (MCBT) and in bioinformatics equip students with the advanced training and connections necessary to either break into biotechnology or the management of biological data or accelerate their careers. Read More
A photo showing COLSA alum Cassie Mullen '16, a white woman with long blond hair, standing in front of a two-story building that is under construction. Cassie looks off in the distance.

Planning With a Purpose

Wednesday, January 11, 2023
Cassie Mullen ’16 is a COLSA alumna who works for New Hampshire Housing to help address the Granite State's housing crisis. Read More
UNH COLSA alum Kelsey Meyer stands on a boat holding up a shellfish trap and wearing a t-shirt with the words NH Shellfish Farmers Initiative on it. Kelsey is white with hair tucked beneath a ballcap and the t-shirt is teal.

Supporting New Hampshire’s Shellfish Farmers

Wednesday, January 11, 2023
Kelsey Meyer, a Ph.D. in marine biology major at COLSA, raises awareness of Granite State’s burgeoning shellfish industry as the coordinator of the New Hampshire Shellfish Farmers Initiative. Read More
A white woman wearing brown coveralls stands in the milking parlor. Next to her is a milking machine and she cleans the pink utters of a dairy cow.

Swapping Classrooms for Cow Barns

Wednesday, January 11, 2023
In the student-led, two-semester CREAM course at UNH, students gain hands-on experience caring for dairy cows and managing and participating in everything from herd health to dairy production to in-class education. Read More