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Life of Ideas, Notions and Concepts Event this Thursday, 11/16

The first event of the series “Life of Ideas, Notions, and Concepts” will feature three UMaine faculty members and take place on Thursday November 16 from 4-5:30PM in the Allen and Sally Fernald APPE space Stewart Commons, IMRC. Participants: Steve Evans (English): “Late Style: A Feminist Future for a Category of Patriarchal Aesthetics?” Jessica Miller […]

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Frédéric Rondeau wins the 2017 Jean-Éthier-Blais prize

Frédéric Rondeau, assistant professor of French and assistant director of the Canadian-American Center, has been awarded the 2017 Jean-Éthier-Blais prize for the best book of literary criticism in Quebec for Le Manque en Partage, a study of Quebec poets Michel Beaulieu and Gilbert Langevin. To learn more about the award, please click here.

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The Canadian-American Center

Spring 2018 Canadian Studies Course Guide

The course guide for Spring 2018 Canadian Studies courses is now available! The course list may be updated again in the future, but you can always find the most recent version here. Please share with any undergraduates, graduate students, or colleagues who may be interested in our latest offerings!  

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CBHA Canada 150 conference

Tijerina named recipient of new Canadian Business History fellowship

We are pleased to announce that UMaine adjunct assistant professor and Canadian-American Center affiliate Stefano Tijerina was honored at the “150 Years of Canadian Business History” conference in Toronto on September 11-12, 2017 as the first recipient of the Chris Kobrak Fellowship in Canadian Business History. Read more about Tijerina’s accomplishments here and visit CBHA-ACHA to learn […]

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Upcoming: Canadians Teaching in the United States, a panel discussion

Please join us at 12:00-1:00PM on Thursday, September 14 at the University of Maine Memorial Union, Coe Room, for a panel discussion examining the challenges, opportunities, and responsibilities faced by Canadian scholars who research and teach in the United States. CanAm faculty members Mark McLaughlin and Frédéric Rondeau  and 2017 Geddes W. Simpson Lecturer Sharrona Pearl […]

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Professor Sean Mills

CanAm Lecture: Sean Mills, “Transnationalism, Race, and Quebec”

We are pleased to welcome Professor Sean Mills of the University of Toronto to the University of Maine on April 10, 2017. He will present a lecture entitled “Transnationalism, Race, and Quebec” at the Hill Auditorium in Barrows Hall at 12PM. The event is free of charge; box lunches will be provided. Visit the event page […]

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Marketing & Communications Infographic

Wanted: Student Administrative and Communications Aide

We are currently accepting resumes for a work-study Student Administrative and Communications Aide position! We are looking for a student capable of working under limited supervision and exhibiting independent judgment, initiative, and creativity in completing assigned tasks in a timely manner. The student will perform general administrative support and complex communications (digital and print) tasks […]

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