UMaine in the News

Spectrum News advances emerald ash borer survey

Spectrum News advanced a survey from the University of Maine School of Forest Resources that asks forest managers and owners to describe their level of concern about the emerald ash borer and their understanding of its impacts. The survey can be found online.

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Connecticut Media highlight Mayewski’s Arctic lecture

The Darien Times and Fairfield Citizen highlighted a lecture by Paul Mayewski, director of the University of Maine Climate Change Institute, titled “The Arctic, New England and the First Abrupt Climate Change Event in the Modern Era.” The Darien Community Association hosted the talk as part of its Academic Lecture Series.

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Courier advances Ranco’s online talk about climate change and Wabanki

The Biddeford-Saco-Old Orchard Beach Courier advanced an online talk by Darren Ranco, an associate professor of anthropology and chair of Native American Studies at the University of Maine, titled “Wabanaki Climate Justice & Adaptation.” The Biddeford Cultural and Heritage Center will host the webinar at 7 p.m. Jan. 20 via Zoom. To request the Zoom […]

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Brewer discusses ideological changes in Republican Party with CBS News

Mark Brewer, professor and acting chair of the University of Maine Department of Political Science, spoke with CBS News about the ideological changes in the Republican Party, particularly as governors from the party address worker vaccine rules from private companies in varying ways. “It is no longer the case that government regulation or intervention is […]

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