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UMaine NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Workshop

The Graduate School and Office of Research Development is offering an overview workshop on the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) to be held in 57 Stodder Hall on September 6, 2018 from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. The workshop is intended for prospective student applicants, faculty advisors, and departmental administrators.  Presenters will give an […]

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Graduate Student Government

2018 Graduate Student Government (GSG) Summer Research Fellowships

The Graduate Student Government in conjunction with the Office of the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School is launching a new summer fellowship program.  A total of $45,000 in stipends will be awarded over the next 3 academic years (at which point the program will be evaluated with the potential of […]

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3 Minute Thesis Presentations

Did you miss the Three Minute Thesis presentations at the Business Connect event? You can watch all of the competitors perform their three-minute speeches on  The University of Maine YouTube Channel  

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Summer Data Science Fellowship Opportunity

Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier sessions, […]

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Academic Intergrity Discussion

Join Dr. Gary Pavela to lead a discussion about Academic Integrity and the honor code at UMaine Dr. Pavela has been a partner with the University of Maine for many years.  Engaging the community in a deeper discussion about this issue will advance the principles of integrity across the academy.  Many of our students are assigned to […]

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3MT Presentation Workshops

Learn about creating a 3-minute thesis (3MT) presentation at three Presentation Workshops. Compete and earn a cash prize! Each workshop will be held at the Foster Center for Student Innovation. 2/14 @ 2:30-3:30pm – The Basics of 3MT 3/2 @ 11:00-1:00pm – Building the Presentation 3/6 & 3/8 @ 12:30-2:00pm – Practicing Your Presentation The […]

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2018-19 Chateaubriand Fellowship Call for Proposals

We would like to inform you that the Chateaubriand Fellowship call for applications for 2018-2019 is now open. The Chateaubriand Fellowship is a grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States. It supports outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who wish to conduct research in France for a period ranging from 4 to 9 […]

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2017-18 Maine Space Grant Consortium Graduate Call for Proposals

We are pleased to announce the 2017-2018 Maine Space Grant Consortium Graduate “Call for Proposals.” Refer to for application guidelines and instructions. The focus of the proposed project must be aligned with the research priorities of NASA’s earth and space science strategic enterprises. The project may be an ongoing one or a new project. Proposals will be […]

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Clam Cam offers glimpse of lives, challenges of harvesters

Bridie McGreavy grew up in Brownfield, Maine, but until arriving at the University of Maine in 2010, she hadn’t been on a clam flat. Walking on exposed intertidal mud for the first time, she says, was like entering a “world that was so foreign, so beautiful.” Now, thanks to the Clam Cam — which opens […]

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