"A crowd of students awaits the return of President Ralph Hetzel from the Statehouse on April 23, 1923, the day when the New Hampshire State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts officially became the University of New Hampshire." Passenger service between Boston and Portland was restored in 2001, after being dormant for almost 35 years. Today the Durham station is the Dairy Bar, a popular on campus restaurant and busy stop for the Amtrak Downeaster.