UMaine in the News

Media report on passing of UMaine coach Red Gendron

Numerous media outlets reported on the sudden passing of University of Maine hockey coach Red Gendron on April 9. The Associated Press, NBC Boston (Channel 10), the Bangor Daily News, the Portland Press Herald, U.S. College Hockey Online, News Center Maine, WABI (Channel 5), WVII (Channel 7) and WGME (Channel 13 in Portland) shared statements […]

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Forbes talks with Giudice about autonomous vehicle revolution

Forbes spoke with Nicholas Giudice, a University of Maine professor of spatial computing and co-founder of UMaine’s Virtual Environments and Multimodal Interaction Laboratory (VEMI Lab), about the autonomous vehicle app currently under development by the lab’s autonomous vehicle research group.

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WABI reports on food waste solutions summit

WABI (Channel 5) reported on the April 9 Maine Food Waste Solutions Summit hosted by the Senator George J. Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions at the University of Maine. The Mitchell Center is launching a statewide education campaign aimed at reducing food waste and encouraging food rescue, recycling and donation. 

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VillageSoup interviews West, UMaine valedictorian

VillageSoup talked with Bailey West, University of Maine valedictorian, about how a high school biology class motivated her interest in “the cellular and molecular underpinnings of human health and disease.”  West, a biochemistry major, will enter a doctoral program at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the fall.

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News Center interviews 2021 Valedictorian, Salutatorian

News Center Maine interviewed University of Maine 2021 Valedictorian Bailey West and Salutatorian Drew Bennett. “So this summer, I’ll be at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor for their summer student program, conducting research and then in the fall I’ll be attending the John Hopkins University School of Medicine for their Ph.D. program in pathobiology,” […]

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