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UMHI Press Coverage

Following are links to press coverage of the UMaine Humanities Initiative:

Portland Press Herald editorial: ”The humanities still teach marketable skills,” October 21, 2013.

On October 17, 2013, the topic of Maine Public Radio’s program Maine Calling was “The Importance of the Humanities.” Maine Calling host Keith Shortall interviewed Brian Naylor, NPR Washington Correspondent and UMaine alum; Jeff Hecker, UMaine Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost; and Linda Lord, Maine State Librarian. Find the broadcast here.

Bangor Daily News article about the Maine Humanities Summit, May 14, 2013 (PDF)

Op Ed by Liam Riordan and Niles Parker, Bangor Daily News, May 11, 2013 (PDF)