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Walkinshaw Drafted to Oakland Athletics in 2019 MLB First-Year Player Draft

Graduate student Jake Walkinshaw's dreams of becoming a professional baseball player have become a reality. On June 5, he was selected by Oakland Athletics in the 36th round of the 2019 MLB First-Year Player Draft as the 1,094 overall pick. The six-foot-3, 200-pound right-handed pitcher received news of this just two days after being named the number one MLB prospect in the state of New
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Chris Moquin Signs with Australia’s Sydney Bears Hockey Team

Hooksett native and recent SNHU graduate, Chris Moquin, has always dreamed of playing professional hockey. Ever since he took his first steps on the ice at the age of three, he aspired to become one of hockey’s greatest players. Now, 20 years later, his dream is becoming a reality. He recently signed a season-long contract with the semi-professional Sydney Bears of the Australian Ice
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Student Clubs Protest New Student Government Policies

A crowd gathered inside the Penmen Room Tuesday, April 16 as the Student Government Association (SGA) held its final meeting to vote on changes to its constitution and induct the new Student Government for next semester. Seats were brought in to accommodate the 40+ students who represented several clubs ranging from the Culinary Student Association to the Student Veterans of America. The reason behind
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Break the Silence Rally Cultivates a Welcoming SNHU Community

The President’s Commission for LGBTQIA+ Advocacy held its Break the Silence rally Friday, April 12 in the Last Chapter Pub. The rally followed the annual Day of Silence, a national protest to acknowledge and prevent the erasure of those in the LGBTQIA+ community. Rainbow balloons dotted the pub and were illuminated by dim rainbow lighting. Attendees could take stickers and pins off of the
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International Gala Unites Students From All Over The World

The International Students Association (ISA) held its 36th Annual International Gala on April 12, 2019. This year's theme was Treasures in Diversity and was meant to celebrate the students who have traveled here from all over the world to attend Southern New Hampshire University. Vice President of ISA, Amanda White (‘20), spoke to the importance of why they hold the Gala each year. “We
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Demystifying the Makerspace One Project at a Time

There's a place on campus where students can make their creations come to life. The Makerspace is a lab in the back of the library's first floor. While the walls and tables full of equipment can feel intimidating, it's open for all students and faculty to use. The Makerspace puts creative technologies within fingertips of the students, including computers for design, 3D printers, sewing
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SNHU Fortnite Teams to Drop in Atlantic City for National Finals

SNHU’s two Fortnite teams are among the top 16 teams in the country that qualified for the National Collegiate Starleague Championship Tournament in Atlantic City during the weekend of April 27 and 28. SNHU introduced four esports teams, including Fortnite, to its athletic programs last August. They are members of the National Association of Collegiate Esports, a national esports league with over 130 colleges
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Dining Hall Stops Serving Double Meat Portions Due to Student Abuse

The Dining Hall stopped serving double portions of meat last September in stations such as Mill City Grill and the Deli. It was discovered that students were not informing cashiers that they had double portions on their plate. This resulted in students only paying for single portions of meat which lost the Dining Hall money. According to Dan VanAvery, the general manager of the
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Work Orders Can Now be Made Through MySNHU

Anyone in the SNHU community who has experienced an issue with the on-campus facilities may be familiar with work orders. Yet, many students may not know that facilities changed the process in which work orders can be submitted during the month of January. A work order is a work ticket someone submits to facilities when there is a problem that needs to be fixed.