COVID-19 media citations

Good Morning America video footage captures UMaine

Good Morning America incorporated video footage depicting the University of Maine in a segment about how the state has handled COVID-19. The program complemented an interview with Dr. Nirav Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, with clips showcasing UMaine students adorned in face coverings walking around campus, particularly in front […]

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Media report on COVID-19 cases across UMS

Centralmaine.com, News Center Maine and the Portland Press Herald reported that there were eight active cases of COVID-19 across the University of Maine System, including one at the University of Maine, as of Friday.

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WABI, Centralmaine.com promote virtual UMaine Homecoming Oct. 16-18

WABI (Channel 5) and Centralmaine.com picked up a University of Maine news release highlighting activities planned for UMaine’s most unique Homecoming ever. The celebration, which historically attracts nearly 10,000 visitors and alumni, will feature a variety of social events, programs, sports and entertainment — live and prerecorded — because of the COVID-19 pandemic-related health and safety […]

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UMaine researchers co-author opinion published by Centralmaine.com

Ryan LaRochelle, University of Maine lecturer at the Cohen Institute for Leadership and Public Service, Rob Glover, associate professor of political science, and Brieanne Berry, Ph.D. candidate in anthropology contributed to an opinion published by Centralmaine.com. In the column, “What’s at Stake in the November Election,” LaRochelle and Glover expressed perspectives from the Scholar Strategies […]

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