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UNH Day with Springfield Falcons

Release Date:
10/14/2013 12:00 AM

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UNH will host a day with the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League on Friday, Nov. 8, at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, Mass. The afternoon will feature the UNH ice hockey club team taking on Roger Williams University, and the evening will feature the Springfield Falcons taking on the Adirondack Phantoms.

Buses will leave UNH at 2:30 p.m. UNH will face off against Roger Williams at 4 p.m., followed by the Falcons and Phantoms at 7 p.m. The busses will arrive back at UNH at approximately 11 p.m.

Tickets, transportation and food are free for all UNH students. Students are entitled to bring one non-UNH guest for free. Each additional guest is $15.

Sign up in the Office of Student Activities from Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or by emailing your name and cell phone number to

Faculty and staff members can register online. Tickets are $8 per person and include entrance to both hockey games. A family four-pack of tickets can be purchased for $25.

The Springfield Falcons are owned by Charles Pompea ’71, ’90 EMBA, a generous supporter of UNH and an emeritus member of the University’s Board of Governors.

The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education. Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities. The University enrolls approximately 6,400 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 4,600 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Tagliatela College of Engineering, and College of Lifelong & eLearning, UNH offers 75 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 50 study abroad programs worldwide, and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.