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March 13 Update: Impact Week Postponed

Maine Impact Week will NOT take place April 13-18, 2020. All events scheduled for that week are postponed at this time. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 directives and update this page when we have established new dates (hoping for Fall 2020) as soon as possible. Thank you for your interest in attending and/or […]

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Maine Impact Week

2020 Full Program Now Available!

Over 20 events are being hosted during the 2020 Maine Impact Week celebration. A variety of workshops, open houses, lectures and presentations will be open to the public through the week of April 13 – 18 at the Orono campus. This is an opportunity for community members to see the breadth of work that happens […]

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TEDx2020 Call for Speakers Announced

TEDxUMaine 2020: Disruption is part of Maine Impact Week! Submit by January 31 to be a speaker! Do you have an idea that encourages others to think differently? TEDxUMaine has launched its call for speakers, and we want YOU to apply. We are looking for talented and passionate individuals from UMaine who have big ideas […]

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Maine Impact Week

Submit events for 2020 Maine Impact Week

Events occurring during April 13 – 18, 2020 at the University of Maine in Orono can be submitted for consideration to become a Maine Impact Week sponsored event. The deadline to submit is January 15, 2020. Maine Impact Week provides an opportunity for the public to gain awareness about the latest efforts by Maine’s research […]

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Marine Science Research and Education Open House

April 13, 2019 – The UMaine Marine Science Research and Education Open House invited the community to visit labs and interact with various marine science experts on campus. Attendees could experience touching live sea creatures in the Aquaculture Research Center’s touch tank and view a variety of fish, crustaceans and plants. UMaine Sea Grant and […]

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