Academics - Honors
In UMaine’s Honors College, one of the oldest honors programs in the United States, chemistry professors talk philosophy. English majors discuss theoretical physics in one breath, ancient architecture in the next. These interdisciplinary offerings draw together some 750 undergraduates in all disciplines who are interested in an in-depth, academically challenging experience. Small classes, diverse readings and lively discussions challenge and engage students in this selective program.
Alumni Success Stories
Historian Kristen Gwinn is drawn to the lives of these women who were ahead of their time. In her own way, Gwinn was too.
Student Success Stories
For Zachery Garcia, an undergraduate researcher at the University of Maine, the fruit fly has the potential to shed light on the cardiac and reproductive effects of Bisphenol A.