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UMM documentary airing on Maine Public

“Whatever Works: Exploring Opiate Addiction,” an hourlong documentary produced in a University of Maine at Machias video class led by Alan Kryszak will air on Maine Public at 10 p.m. June 15 and 11 a.m. June 17. UMM students involved in the project include Marc Brine, Natalie Cline, Jose Gurrola, Brennon Chipman, Carolin Moreta, Maximiliaan […]

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UMaine students awarded Eastern Maine Medical Center Scholarships from medical staff

Physicians and other medical providers at Eastern Maine Medical Center recently awarded scholarships to three University of Maine students this who aspire to enter health professions in Maine after graduation. “It is a privilege for the medical staff at Eastern Maine Medical Center to award scholarships to deserving students at the University of Maine,” says […]

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Maine Business School to host vigil June 9

A vigil for 13-year-old Anie Graham will be held at 4:30 p.m. June 9 on the steps of Fogler Library. The vigil, coordinated by the Maine Business School, will include remarks by Rebecca Schwartz-Mette, an assistant professor of psychology. Anie was the daughter of Matt and Rosie Graham. Matt is a Maine Business School faculty […]

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UMaine researchers create U.S. community renewable energy website

A database of more than 6,000 community-based renewable energy projects nationwide developed by University of Maine researchers is now online. The website will aid those interested in pursuing group, shared, municipal or nonprofit energy projects to connect, learn from each other and develop. “Community energy is a growing movement in the U.S. and around the […]

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Professor Emeritus Frey passes away

Roger Frey, a professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Maine, passed away May 14. Frey, a UMaine alumnus, dedicated 50 years to teaching psychology, research and statistics in various positions, according to his obituary.

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Lee appointed interim vice president for enrollment management

In June, Joe Lee will join the University of Maine community to begin a one-year appointment as interim vice president for enrollment management for UMaine and the University of Maine at Machias. Lee comes to UMaine from the Registry for College and University Presidents, a national firm providing interim leadership in higher education. Lee’s most […]

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Fogler Library brochure wins 2017 PR Xchange Award

A brochure published by the University of Maine’s Fogler Library has won a 2017 PR Xchange Award from the American Library Association. The PR Xchange Awards recognize the best public relations materials created for libraries in the past year. The competition, which received nearly 400 entries, is judged by a committee of industry experts and […]

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Servello named dean of College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture, and director of the Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station

Frederick Servello has been named dean of the University of Maine College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture, and director of the Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station, effective July 1. Servello has been serving as interim dean and director since Oct. 1. A national search was conducted to fill the position of Edward Ashworth, […]

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Registration open for 2017 Research Integrity and Regulatory Compliance Symposium

University of Maine System employees are invited to attend the 2017 Research Integrity and Regulatory Compliance Symposium, May 25–26 in Portland. The University of Southern Maine and the Maine Regulatory Training and Ethics Center (MeRTEC) are hosting the two-day event that aims to develop or improve compliance and understanding of the regulations affecting today’s businesses […]

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