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Caroline Catino '26 stands proudly on Fiske Quad in a red Keene State College sweatshirt
February 20, 2024 –

It is hard for Caroline Catino ’26 to contain her smile these days.

It’s good to be back in a “happy space,” the Keene State theatre & dance major says.

“Before I got here, it was much different. I spent a year struggling to connect, to find where I could...

Kirsten Becker '20
February 8, 2024 – Coveted Status Called A Boon For College, Greater Community

In the minds of many involved with the yearslong project, it is a moment to open the windows and shout: Keene State College has achieved the designation of All-Steinway School, a distinction that sets its music program apart from all others...

Esports program starts with win
February 6, 2024 –

The transformation was quick — surprisingly quick — and exciting.

Especially if you are a member of Keene State’s esports team, which launched its inaugural season on Monday, Feb. 5. The Owls’ starting three-person Rocket League squad – Alex Nimiroski, Eric Carlo and Keegan Wilder – will forever be the...

Students smile in a classroom
January 8, 2024 –

Congratulations to Keene State students who made the Fall 2023 Dean’s List! To qualify for the Dean’s List, degree-seeking undergraduate students complete a minimum of 12 credits and earned at least a 3.5 grade point average.

If a student or family member has any questions about the list, please contact...

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January 2, 2024 –

Keene State College is accepting nominations for its 2024 President’s Outstanding Women of New Hampshire awards.

This annual recognition in honor of Women’s History Month celebrates women who have made outstanding contributions to their communities. This year’s award theme is Women Who Advocate for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Women who...

James Slipp '25
December 15, 2023 –

James Slipp ’25 describes his academic journey as a music performance major as having “diversified and expanded.”

He doesn’t just perform vocal music — he is a pianist, and in Concert Band, he is a euphonium player. This semester, as part of a composition class, his first performance premiere of...

Tuition Freeze
November 15, 2023 –

Embracing a mission of providing accessible, high-quality, and affordable higher education opportunities for Granite Staters, the University System of New Hampshire (USNH) Board of Trustees has voted to not increase undergraduate tuition for New Hampshire students, including those attending Keene State College, for the 2024-2025 academic year.

The freeze marks...

Maggie St. John (1)
November 14, 2023 – Transfer student Maggie St. John found community at Keene State, an academic path, and has garnered national attention on the cross-country running course. (Photo by Stephanie Olah)

Today, more than ever perhaps, Maggie St. John ’24 knows that time and place matter.

“Keene State allowed me to find community and...

DEI Faculty Fellow Team
November 6, 2023 –

Keene State College has named a three-person Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Faculty Fellow Team to assist colleagues and to help create and sustain a campus culture grounded in these principles and practices.

Announcement of the team and its charge was made recently by Dottie Morris - Associate Vice President...

Craig Bucci and Andrew McKeen
October 26, 2023 –

Two Keene State alums are sharing office space and design talents at an architectural firm’s East Rhode Island office.

Rowse Architects announced the recent hiring of Craig Bucci ’23 as an architectural designer. Craig will work alongside another Keene State alum, Andrew McKeen ’08, who has the same role at...

Lauren Chooljian
October 2, 2023 –

Are you a podcast enthusiast? Then this is one conversation you might not want to miss.

Join veteran public radio journalist and Keene State instructor Jason Beaubien for a conversation about the art of modern storytelling, podcast style, as Beaubien hosts New Hampshire Public Radio’s Lauren Chooljian and Jason Moon...

Brian Anderson
September 18, 2023 – In All, Five Top-12 Rankings By US News & World Report

Among high marks for Keene State College in this year’s U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Colleges rankings is a No. 1 position in the Undergraduate Teaching category.

In all, Keene State earned a top-12-or-better ranking in five...

Madison Strausser '17 at the International Spy Museum
September 13, 2023 –

Stories about Keene State graduates who step into careers that align with their studies and passions never get old. In fact, they make for our favorite stories.

Take Madison Strausser ’17, who fashioned her degree in Holocaust & genocide studies and her minor in art history into this fascinating position...

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