A phot of Kaitlin McCullough

Kaitlin McCullough: Commencement singer shares her passion for music 

Kaitlin McCullough has spent years shaping her own unique singing voice, and she is ready to share it with thousands of people during the 2023 University of Maine commencement ceremonies. Commencement is not the first event at which McCullough, a UMaine senior from Ellsworth majoring in music education, has sung the “National Anthem.” She performed […]

Read more

WFVX shares UMaine School of Performing Arts events

WFVX-TV (Fox 22/ABC 7 in Bangor) shared events from the University of Maine School of Performing Arts. This weekend, the UMaine Singers and Alumni Concert at the Collins Center for the Arts will celebrate longtime University Singers conductor, Dennis “DC” Cox. Next weekend, the Department of Theatre offers up the play “Everybody,” a modern adaption […]

Read more

Media report on Williams Hall mural

News Center Maine and WFVX-TV (Fox 22/ABC 7 in Bangor) reported that Portland-based artists Ryan and Rachel Adams are painting a mural of Beryl Warner Williams, UMaine’s first black graduate to earn a degree in mathematics, in Williams Hall.

Read more

‘The Maine Question’ explores functionality of art on campus and beyond

Art — whether it’s created on a page or computer or in a studio or theater — can do more than showcase creativity for amusement and cultural enrichment. Art can help teach people about historical and contemporary societies, advance research, support economic development and combat daily and systemic issues.   Inspired by the significance and utility […]

Read more

Silvers to perform at Ukrainian-American Archives Museum

Noreen and Phillip Silver, faculty in the University of Maine School of Performing Arts, will perform a concert entitled “The Music of Resistance” at the Ukrainian-American Archives Museum in Hamtramck, Michigan, on Saturday, March 18, at 6 p.m. This recital presents works by Jewish and Ukrainian composers, including James Simon, Leone Sinigaglia, Paul Ben-Haim, Mykola […]

Read more