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Patrick Roy Presentation at University of Maine

On February 22nd Quebec writer Patrick Roy spoke with University of Maine students about his latest collection of poetry, titled Pompéi (Le Quartanier, 2000). Canadian-American Center Assistant Director  and UMaine Associate Professor of French Frederic Rondeau hosted him in his Quebec Poetry Course. Students were able to hear about his writing process, his love of […]

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Canadian-American Center News, Erin Victor: Can-Am Fellow Researching Producer Responsibility Legislation (On the top left is the Canadian American Center logo. Underneath is a picture of Victor. She has long blonde hair, and is wearing a blue and white dress)

Canadian-American Center Fellow Feature: Erin Victor

University of Maine PhD student, Erin Victor, is one of several recipients of the Canadian-American Center Fellowship for the 2022-23 academic year. The Canadian-American Center Fellowship is offered by the Canadian-American Center and the University of Maine Graduate School. It is available to graduate students in disciplines that focus on Canada or Canada-US relations. Each […]

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2023 ACSUS Student Colloqium

The Association for Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS) has announced its call for papers for a student colloquium, set to take place alongside its biennial meeting and conference this coming November in Washington, D.C. . They’re looking for strong proposals in from students at both the graduate and undergraduate level, individual submissions as […]

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L’ACSUS Colloque Étudiant

L’Association d’études canadiennes aux États-Unis (ACSUS) a lancé un appel à communications pour un colloque d’étudiants, qui se tiendra parallèlement à sa réunion et conférence biennale en novembre prochain à Washington, D.C.. L’ACSUS est à la recherche de propositions solides de la part d’étudiants de premier et de deuxième cycle, qu’il s’agisse de propositions individuelles […]

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Canadian Studies Faculty Chosen as 2023 Artist in Residence at Acadia National Park

Hollie Adams, Canadian studies faculty and assistant professor of English at the University of Maine, has been selected as one of 13 artists selected for Acadia National Park’s Artist-in-Residence Program in 2023. Adams is the author of the novel “Things You’ve Inherited from Your Mother” and the hybrid prose-poetry chapbook “Deliver Me from Swedish Furniture,” […]

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Heading for post that reads: Malcolm Nelson: Can Am Fellow Researching Sustainable Development in Francophone Communities

Canadian-American Fellow Feature: Malcolm Nelson

University of Maine graduate student, Malcolm Nelson, is one of several recipients of the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowship for the 2022-23 academic year.    The FLAS fellowship  is offered by the Canadian-American Center and the U.S. Department of Education. FLAS is a federal grant to support students who wish to improve proficiency […]

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2023 U.S. – Canada Lobster Town Meeting

Next weekend from February 3rd to 4th is the 2023 U.S. – Canada Lobster Town Meeting. These meetings address current issues affecting the lobstering industry in both the U.S. and Canada. Fishermen, researchers, and managers from both sides of the border come together to foster dialogue and community. There will be four main sessions at […]

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FLAS Fellowship 2023 Applications

Applications for the FLAS Fellowship through the Canadian American Center are now open. This fellowship is available to both graduate and undergraduate students, provided they meet all of the qualifications. Click here to learn more about the FLAS fellowship, and here to learn how to apply.

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Canadian American Center News, Haley Albano: Can-Am Fellow Researching Environmental Dimensions of Nutritional Anthropology (On the top left is the Canadian American Center logo. Underneath is a picture of Albano. She has shoulder length blonde hair, and is wearing a white sweater and a gray top)

Canadian-American Fellow Feature: Haley Albano

University of Maine PhD student, Haley Albano, is a recipient of the Canadian-American Center fellowship for 2022 to 2023. The Canadian-American Center Fellowship is offered by the Canadian-American Center and the University of Maine Graduate School. It is available to graduate students in disciplines that focus on Canada or Canada-US relations. Each academic year, the […]

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