Republican Journal reports UMaine offering professional development courses

Republican Journal reported the University of Maine still has spots available in two professional development courses: a new aquaculture systems workshop at the Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research in Franklin, and a three-day certificate program in project management at the UMaine Hutchinson Center in Belfast. The aquaculture workshop runs 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays from Jan. 25 through April 25; cost is $750. For more information, contact Scarlett Tudor, 207.581.4397; The project management course will be held 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on three consecutive Fridays, Jan. 24 and 31 and Feb. 7. The cost is $495, with need-based scholarships available. For more information, to register, or to request an accommodation or scholarship application, contact Michelle Patten, 207.338.8002;