Campus Announcements

Winter Session registration begins Oct. 22

University of Maine’s Winter Session will run Dec. 27, 2018 through Jan. 16, 2019. Registration begins Oct. 22. The 35 available online courses will include several high-demand classes that fulfill general education requirements as well as a few 300- and 400-level options. Winter Session courses are intensive in nature, with students earning three credits in […]

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20th annual Engineering Job Fair to be held Oct. 17

More than 152 companies are expected to be represented at the University of Maine’s 2018 Engineering Job Fair on Oct. 17. The 20th annual event, which is expected to attract more than 1,000 students, will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the New Balance Student Recreation Center. Co-sponsored by the UMaine College […]

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Graduate School Open House Oct. 16

The University of Maine Graduate School will hold its annual open house 4–6 p.m. Oct. 16 in Stodder Hall. Representatives from more than 100 graduate and professional programs, as well as individuals from the Office of Financial Aid, UMaine Online and Army ROTC will be on-site to answer questions and address concerns about enrolling in […]

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Fogler Library to host free patent and trademark conference

As part of its 25th anniversary celebration, the Patent and Resource Trademark Center at the University of Maine’s Raymond H. Fogler Library will host a free, one-day conference for inventors, entrepreneurs, educators, students and legal professionals. The Oct. 16 conference will feature sessions on intellectual property and patent and trademark research, as well as a […]

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Coming Out Week 2018 to be celebrated Oct. 15–19

Coming Out Week is an annual weeklong series of events that celebrate coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) or as an ally. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the first National Coming Out Day, and the 20th anniversary of the murder of Matthew Shepard. At UMaine, LGBTQ Services and Wilde Stein […]

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Workshop to focus on external partnerships, commercialization

The Office of Innovation and Economic Development and the Vice President for Research and Dean of Graduate Studies Office will host an Introduction to External Partnerships and Commercialization Workshop for University of Maine faculty, staff and student researchers. The workshop will help participants learn how to take their research further through external partnerships and commercialization. […]

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Hutchinson Center to display work of Jerri Finch

Works of Belfast artist Jerri Finch will be featured in the University of Maine Hutchinson Center’s H. Allen and Sally Fernald Art Gallery Oct. 12 through Dec. 3. Growing up as one of eight children in a working class family, Finch pursued three years of art studies at three colleges. Between each year of college, […]

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Hutchinson Center announces Mindful Leadership Certificate Program

The University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast is offering a two-day workshop on mindful leadership 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Oct. 12 and 26. The focus of the workshop is bringing mindfulness to daily work life, including tools and techniques for implementing mindfulness at work to enhance focus, clarity, relationships and results. The workshop includes a […]

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UMaine to host World Languages Day Oct. 12

More than 100 Bangor and Brewer area high school students studying French and Spanish are expected to participate in World Languages Day 8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at the University of Maine. The annual event, hosted by UMaine’s Department of Modern Languages and Classics, will be an immersion day in French and Spanish with activities […]

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