Opinion

BDN publishes op-ed by Tjepkema

The Bangor Daily News published an opinion piece by John Tjepkema, professor emeritus in the School of Biology and Ecology at the University of Maine. Tjepkema’s article is titled “It’s critical that we reduce our carbon footprints to slow our changing climate.”

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Glover, international affairs student write BDN op-ed

Robert Glover, an associate professor of honors and political science at the University of Maine, and Cleo Barker, an honors student majoring in international affairs at UMaine, wrote an opinion piece for the Bangor Daily News titled “New arrivals will help Maine confront its employment crisis.” Glover is a member of the Maine chapter of […]

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Boston Globe publishes Socolow’s view on if Sinclair anchors should quit

The Boston Globe published an opinion by Michael Socolow, an associate professor of communication and journalism at the University of Maine, in an article on whether Sinclair anchors should have quit instead of potentially compromising their reputations. TV stations owned by the Sinclair Broadcast Group reach almost 40 percent of American households. Last month, anchors […]

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Press Herald publishes student’s op-ed on judicial nominee

The Portland Press Herald published the opinion piece, “Views on transgender people like me disqualify federal court nominee,” by University of Maine student Nicole Maines of Portland. Maines was the plaintiff in a 2014 Maine Supreme Judicial Court case that found her school violated Maine’s Human Rights Act by prohibiting her from using the school’s […]

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