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Caroline Noblet and Sharon Klein Attend Volturnus Launch

Caroline Noblet and Sharon Klein have both done some research in renewable energy, and specifically wind energy. On May 31st, they attended the launch of Volturnus, the first offshore wind turbine in North America. Below are pictures from the event. You can read more about the launch from the following links: Energy.gov Article Deep C Wind Press […]

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Department of Commerce official visits the UMaine economic development/business support program “Knowledge Transfer Alliance”

On Thursday April 4 Deputy Assistant Secretary of the US Department of Commerce, Matt Erskine, and Maine Congressman Michael Michaud, visited the University of Maine to learn about the economic development/business support program “Knowledge Transfer Alliance” (KTA).  The meeting was attended by the Knowledge Transfer Alliance University of Maine leaders – KTA Director Hugh Stevens, […]

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Organizational Alumni Reception

The School of Economics (SOE) held an organizational alumni reception in Washington DC on March 26th. Attending (left to right) included Danielle Jones, Office of Management and Budget; Sarah Marrinan, US EPA National Center for Environmental Economics; Adam Stern, US Dept of Interior; George Criner, Director UMaine School of Economics; George Pullen, Commodity Futures Trading […]

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SOE Career Pathway 2013

UMaine School of Economics students shine at Produce Marketing Association Career Pathways Program, April 2 and 3, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  School of Economics undergraduate economic students, Sydney Andrei, Justin Conant, Elyse Doyle, and Vincent Migliore, participated in the annual Career Pathways Program which coincided with the New England Produce and Floral Expo.  The Career […]

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MOU between UMaine and ZSTU

School of Economics Associate Professor Hsiang-tai Cheng visits the School of Economics and Management, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, China, to sign cooperation document. A memorandum of understanding on cooperation between the University of the Maine and the Zhejiang Sci-Tech University was signed by University of Maine Vice President for Enrollment, Jimmy Jung (seated on left), and […]

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