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PSU Alert Emergency Outdoor Siren Test Scheduled for Sept. 18


PLYMOUTH — Plymouth State University will test its PSU Alert Emergency Outdoor Siren at noon, Wednesday, September 18.

The test will last about five minutes. The purpose of the PSU Alert Emergency Outdoor Siren is to notify campus and community residents, staff and visitors to an imminent threat or danger.

The PSU Alert Emergency Outdoor Siren is part of a comprehensive emergency alert system established to respond to emergencies. The siren is located on a pole adjacent to the Hartman Union Building on High Street and should be audible outdoors for approximately a one-mile radius.

The siren is tested twice a year (at noon on the third Wednesday in September and February) and otherwise will sound only when there is threat of imminent danger to those in the campus community.

Questions or comments regarding the PSU Emergency Alert Siren test can be sent to Chief Public Relations Officer Timothy Kershner at 535-2476.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 10:30

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Constitution Day at PSU Sept. 19

PLYMOUTH — Is gay marriage legal? Should the government eavesdrop on your phone and email conversations? Should drones target American citizens? These vexing legal questions will be front and center Thursday, September 19 at 7 p.m. as Plymouth State University celebrates Constitution Day.

Retired NH Supreme Court Justice William Batchelder and the former President of the American Civil Liberties Union and Law Professor Nadine Strossen will have a conversation about the Bill of Rights and recent Supreme Court decisions to celebrate Constitution Day with PSU students and faculty. The event is free and open to the public and takes place at Heritage Commons on the campus of Plymouth State University.

PSU Criminal Justice Professor Mark Fischler said the event will be a thought-provoking discussion about topics affecting every American citizen.

"Justice Batchelder and Nadine Strossen are two of the most selfless and wise people I know," Fischler said. "They both have demonstrated courage in confronting difficult constitutional questions throughout their illustrious legal careers."

Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 10:25

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Inter-Lakes Class of '88 Holding 25th Reunion

MEREDITH — The Inter-Lakes Class of 1988 is holding it's 25th class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 6-11 p.m. at Waukewan Golf Club. There will be a DJ, light refreshments and cash bar at the event.
On Sunday, Sept. 22, the class will hold a "friends and family" gathering at Hesky Park at 11 a.m. Participants should bring their own food, drink and games to play. Contact Leigh at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up for the Saturday evening event.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 10:22

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Zeke Martin at Pitman's Freight Room Thursday

LACONIA — Pitman's Freight Room at 94 New Salem Street, Laconia, will host Zeke Martin and the Oracle on Thursday, September 19 at 8 p.m.

Born in Brussels in 1973, Zeke Martin entered the world with a pair of drumsticks in his hands.  His unique and soulful style has enabled him to secure endorsement deals with Creation Drums, Murat Diril Cymbals, Evans Drumheads, Mono Cases and Vic Firth Sticks.

The Zeke Martin Project has performed in many locations throughout the northeast region, including the Berklee Performance Center, The House Of Blues in Boston, The Black Repertory Theater in RI, Minton's Playhouse and Sweet Rhythm, in NYC and tours Malaysia yearly.

Additionally, The Zeke Martin Project has shared the stage with such star performers as The Neville Brothers, The Funk Brothers, Ali-Ollie Woodson from the Temptations, three time Grammy nominee Ski Johnson and Regina Bell to name a few. The Zeke Martin Project also just won New England Urban Music Award Best Jazz CD 2010. Currently, The Zeke Martin Project resides in Boston.

Members are Zeke Martin-Drums/Band Leader, Brian Eggleston - Keyboard, Pat Loomis - Sax, Joe Sumrell - Bass
Admission $12, doors open at 7:30 p.m. and Pitman's is a BYOB venue.


Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 10:19

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