Friday Futurecasts and Updates from Campus Leaders

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Friday Futurecast — July 24

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast, providing the latest updates on our plans for fall, how we are preparing, and what to expect. These updates are archived on the UMaine Return to Campus website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Return to Campus website. Transparent and continuing communication A virtual town hall […]

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Friday Futurecast — July 17

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast, providing the latest updates on our plans for fall, how we are preparing, and what to expect. These updates are archived on the UMaine Return to Campus website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Return to Campus website. Transparent and continuing communication Numerous virtual town halls […]

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Friday Futurecast — July 10

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast, providing the latest updates on our plans for fall, how we are preparing, and what to expect. These updates are archived on the UMaine Return to Campus website. The University of Maine at Machias also has a Return to Campus website. Transparent and continuing communication Nearly 600 incoming students […]

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Message for our UMaine community and international colleagues — July 10

UMaine community and international colleagues: This message is to clarify how the guidance issued by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on July 6 impacts our international students at UMaine. We know that many of you will have follow-up questions and we will be holding sessions for both graduate and undergraduate students next week. Please look […]

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Provost Message — July 8

Good day to you all: The University of Maine will be open for learning this fall. Faculty and staff are working now to transition student schedules that were completed in the spring to fall 2020 choices. UMaine is following federal and state health and safety guidance to maintain the well-being of our campus and support […]

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Friday Futurecast — June 26

Welcome to this week’s Friday Futurecast, providing the latest updates on our plans for fall, how we are preparing, and what to expect. These updates are archived on the Return to Campus website, with specific information currently provided in categories. Transparent and continuing communication Students — check out Navigate to receive updates on courses, schedules […]

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Friday Futurecast — June 19

Today is Juneteenth, the day we celebrate the end of slavery in the United States and commit ourselves to undertaking transformative steps to ensure action regarding diversity, equality and inclusion in our university communities, and to eliminate structural racism. As noted yesterday in our community message, action to bring about meaningful change, including dismantling systemic […]

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Friday Futurecast — June 12

Dear members of the University of Maine and University of Maine at Machias communities, This is the first of a weekly update that you will receive from me each Friday, providing details about our fall planning, and COVID-19-related health and safety protocols at the University of Maine and the University of Maine at Machias. We […]

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