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UMaine Graduate School celebrates 100 years of excellence

We invite you to join us for a year-long celebration of the centennial anniversary of the creation of the Graduate School at the University of Maine. Visit the Graduate School Centennial website for more information and opportunities to commemorate this milestone year.

Click here to download the Centennial graphic mark for departmental use.

Click here to donate to the Graduate School Centennial Impact Fund.

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  • Ali Bello, a candidate for Master of Science in Plant soil and Environmental Sciences will be defending his […]
  • Stephanie Hurd, a candidate for Doctor of Philosophy in Ecology and Environmental Sciences will be defending her dissertation […]
  • Emma Watras, a candidate for Master of Science in Food Science and Human Nutrition will be defending her […]
  • Chidubem Uchefuna, a candidate for Master of Science in Chemistry will be defending his thesis titled, “Comparative Effect […]

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  • The University of Maine’s College of Education and Human Development is launching three new graduate certificates aimed at teachers looking to boost their knowledge and skills in the areas of multilingual special education, adapted physical education and outdoor leadership.  The five-course (15 credits) Multilingual Special Education graduate certificate, offered entirely via UMaineOnline, is designed to […]
  • University of Maine researchers are seeking to gain more insight into river herring recovery in the Penobscot River using a novel surveying tool: environmental DNA (eDNA). eDNA is the genetic material shed by all organisms in the environment, which can be collected and sequenced. By testing its viability as a survey tool, UMaine researchers and […]

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