2015 edition of ‘Walking Tour About UMaine Women: Past and Present’ online

The 2015 edition of the “Walking Tour About UMaine Women: Past and Present” is now available online and a kickoff tour was held Oct. 19, starting from the steps of Fogler Library and led by Sandy Caron, University of Maine professor of family relations. In 2007, Caron created the first tour with a goal of “highlighting some of the amazing UMaine women, and the contributions and accomplishments they have made, and continue to make, in shaping the state’s largest public university” The tour is available in text and audio, for ease of using on a handheld device. This edition of the tour was narrated by UMaine students Hayli Weitz of Long Beach, New York, a child development and family relations major and member of the UMaine diving team; Delaney Woodford of Minot, Maine, a nursing major; Samantha Bradley of Winchester, Massachusetts, an elementary education major; and Lauren Powers of Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, a psychology major.