Friday Futurecasts and Updates from Campus Leaders

Springtime view of campus

Friday Futurecast — May 7

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine COVID-19 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a COVID-19 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Thank you for all you’ve done this semester. We have shared a lot of information in […]

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Friday Futurecast — April 30

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine COVID-19 updates website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a COVID-19 updates website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, This week was abuzz with end-of-semester activity on our campuses and a clear sense […]

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Updated health and safety guidance for UMaine/UMM communities — April 30

Dear UMaine and UMM community members, I am happy to announce to all UMaine and UMM community members that University of Maine System COVID-19 health and safety guidance has been updated. These updates, effective April 29, 2021, are in keeping with the most recent orders of Maine civil authorities as announced April 27, and are […]

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Friday Futurecast — April 23

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, In this semester, we have a week of classes and a week of final […]

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Friday Futurecast — April 16

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from Vice Chancellor and President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Our This Is Our Shot, Maine vaccination campaign continues across the […]

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Friday Futurecast — April 9

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from Vice Chancellor and President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, This afternoon with word of the sudden passing of men’s ice […]

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Friday Futurecast — April 2

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from Vice Chancellor and President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, We are now in that spring semester month when there is […]

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Friday Futurecast — March 26

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from Vice Chancellor and President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, I hope everyone was able to find time to pause this […]

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Friday Futurecast — March 19

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from Vice Chancellor and President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, As noted in our community message and in Division of Student […]

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Community health message — March 15

Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Last week, we observed the anniversary of the pandemic with great sadness, remembering all who have lost their lives due to COVID-19. We also have more optimism than we have had in a year, thanks to continued public health guidance to reduce the spread of the virus, […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — March 12

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, As Chancellor Malloy noted in his community message Wednesday and as announced in a […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — March 5

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Our Black Bears and Clippers Care plans have been so important in keeping members […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — February 26

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Throughout this pandemic, so many members of our UMaine and UMM communities have been […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — February 19

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Earlier this week, we had an exciting look at the future of UMaine athletics […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — February 12

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, It has been another memorable week for our universities and the state, beginning with […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — February 5

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, I hope that everyone is beginning to hit their stride this semester — in […]

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Message from Robert Dana, Dean of Students

Hello Students! If you are participating in phase six COVID-19 testing on campus that involves the saliva-based Shield T3, it is necessary to download and set up the Safer Community app by Rokmetro, available for free through the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. For each person, the app creates a unique QR code […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — January 29

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, With the start of the spring semester, I hope you all will continue your […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — January 22

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, What an exciting and historic week for our country as we celebrate the inauguration […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — January 15

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Next week our campuses will be much more lively as groups of residential students […]

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A view of Stevens Hall in winter

Friday Futurecast — January 8

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, Welcome to the start of a new year and our ramp-up to the spring […]

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Friday Futurecast — December 18

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast These updates are archived on the UMaine Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, I continue to marvel at the great efforts of our students, faculty […]

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Friday Futurecast — December 11

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast. These updates are archived on the UMaine Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, As we conclude classes for the semester today and enter the final […]

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Friday Futurecast — December 4

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast. These updates are archived on the UMaine Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, As we navigate through the last two weeks of this semester, I […]

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Friday Futurecast — November 20

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast. These updates are archived on the UMaine Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, As we look forward to the Thanksgiving break and prepare to go […]

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Friday Futurecast — November 13

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast. These updates are archived on the UMaine Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, As we come to the last full week of in-person classes in […]

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COVID-19 Community Update from President Ferrini-Mundy – November 7

Dear University of Maine community members: Today, we are providing an update on the outbreak of COVID-19 cases among employees who work in our Facilities Management (FM) offices on our Orono campus. Asymptomatic testing of Facilities Management staff since Thursday has resulted in the identification of additional positive cases out of 43 total tests administered, […]

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Friday Futurecast — November 6

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast. These updates are archived on the UMaine Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Fall ’20–Spring ’21 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, I find that each week I need to open with my thanks […]

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COVID-19 Community Update from President Ferrini-Mundy – November 5

Dear University of Maine community members: This week, five UMaine employees have tested positive for COVID-19. All are administrative staff who work in Facilities Management offices on campus in Orono. They are experiencing minor symptoms, isolating at home and doing well. UMaine and Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention are involved in supporting all […]

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Friday Futurecast — October 30

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast. These updates are archived on the UMaine Fall 2020 website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Fall 2020 website. Message from President Joan Ferrini-Mundy: Dear members of the UMaine and UMM communities, The weeks go by so quickly, and as we approach this weekend, we complete […]

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