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On these pages, you’ll learn about life at UMaine through blog posts, photos and videos created by our students — who better to describe the campus experience? So explore. And if you still have questions, ask a student. Better yet, visit campus. And discover why at the University of Maine, you’re in a great place.



Archaeological Field School
Each year, UMaine students participate in an archaeological field school, held at several shell midden sites associated with prehistoric petroglyphs in Machias Bay. The field school is conducted in cooperation with the Passamaquoddy Petroglyph Project, which contributes an understanding of occupation sites associated with some of the most significant concentrations of petroglyphs in the Northeast and Atlantic Canada. Read More in Photos.