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Style Guide - Glossary of Style Terms

E. coli

e-mail and Web addresses

omit http:// from addresses

lower case www

emerita, emeritus, emeriti

Farmers’ Market

Field House

fieldtrip, fieldwork

Franco-American Centre

ActFANE – Action for Franco-Americans of the North East, a regional Franco-American organization


Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR) in Franklin, Maine

fraternities and sororities

Fraternities -

Alpha Gamma Rho

Beta Theta Pi

Kappa Sigma

Lambda Chi Alpha

Phi Eta Kappa

Phi Gamma Delta

Phi Kappa Sigma

Pi Kappa Alpha

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Sigma Chi

Sigma Nu

Tau Kappa Epsilon

Theta Chi

Sororities -

Alpha Omicron Pi

Alpha Phi

Chi Omega

Delta Delta Delta

Delta Zeta

Phi Mu

Pi Beta Phi

general education requirements

geographic locations

Down East

central Maine, eastern Maine


Graduate Management Admissions Test


Fraternities and sororities are greek organizations.

The Department of Modern Languages and Classics teaches Greek.


Harold Alfond Stadium and Morse Field

high school terms

Maine Principals’ Association

Boys’ State/Girls’ State

history, University of Maine

two primary references – The First Century: A Brief History of the University of Maine, 1865-1965 by David C. Smith (1979); and History of the University of Maine by M.C. Fernald (1916)


home page

Hudson Museum

Maya (not Mayan)


Palmer Collection

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