Rondeau publishes new book on political journal published in Quebec during 1960s

Frédéric Rondeau, an assistant professor of French and assistant director of the Canadian-American Center, has co-written a new book, “Avec ou sans Parti pris. Le legs d’une revue,” Montreal, Éditions Nota bene, collection Grise, 2018, 460 p. The book by Rondeau, Gilles Dupuis, Karim Larose and Robert Schwartzwald focuses on the political journal Parti pris […]

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University studies students awarded scholarships

The Penobscot Valley Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) has named three recipients of the Non-Traditional Women Scholarships for the spring 2018 semester. To be considered for the $500 award, students must have had at least a four-year break in their education, be enrolled as a degree student at UMaine or another […]

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University of Maine announces fall 2017 Dean’s List

Editor’s note: story updated Feb. 6, 2018. The University of Maine recognized 2,229 students for achieving Dean’s List honors in the fall 2017 semester. Of the students who made the Dean’s List, 1,609 are from Maine, 559 are from 32 other states and 61 are from 27 countries other than the U.S. Listed below are […]

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Faculty mentoring initiative an important focus for Rising Tide Center

The University of Maine Rising Tide Center has an important leadership role in facilitating interdepartmental faculty mentoring as part of its mission to advance gender equity. Since the center was established in 2010, 69 UMaine faculty members have served as mentors to more than 83 colleagues who joined the university community in recent years. The […]

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Reminder: Winter parking ban in effect on campus

UMaine’s winter parking ban is in effect until May 1. All commuter, staff and visitor parking lots are closed to parking between midnight and 6 a.m. Permitted vehicles may park overnight in either the Bridge Tennis Court or College Avenue South lots. For questions or more information, contact the UMaine Parking Office, 581.4047.

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Maine Business School named among top online MBA programs

U.S. News & World Report has named the University of Maine Business School one of the nation’s best online master’s degree programs in business administration. UMaine is tied for 131st on the annual list which evaluates schools on their distance education MBA programs. The online program earned a score of 47 according to a set […]

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Interim leadership team named for the Maine Business School

This spring semester, the reorganized Maine Business School (MBS) at the University of Maine will have an interim leadership team. MBS Dean Ivan Manev has taken administrative leave to re-engage with his scholarship and take a well-deserved break from administrative duties, according to Jeffrey Hecker, UMaine executive vice president for academic affairs and provost. Administrative […]

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Andrew Egan named UMM vice president and head of campus

Andrew Egan has been named vice president for academic affairs and head of campus at the University of Maine at Machias (UMM), effective Aug. 13. Egan was one of four finalists in the national search for the next leader of the regional campus of the University of Maine. As UMM vice president and head of […]

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Summer University 2018 courses available for viewing, registration begins Feb. 1

Summer University 2018 courses are now available for viewing on MaineStreet. With early viewing, students can better plan their course schedules for both spring and summer to ensure they meet their educational goals. Summer is a great time for students to continue their coursework and make progress toward completing their degree. Registration begins Feb. 1. […]

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