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SOE Post-doctoral Researcher Kofi Britwum Wins NAREA Best Paper Award

SOE Post-doctoral Researcher Kofi Britwum received the 2019 NAREA Best Paper Award for his manuscript Are Preferences for Aquacultured Seafood Down to The Attribute? Examining Attitudes and Willingness to Pay. The NAREA Best Paper Award recognizes research accomplishments of young scholars (seven years or less from completion of their PhD and that are lead authors) […]

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Dr. Angela Daley and Muntasir Rahman shared research at the 53rd Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association

SOE Assistant Professor Angela Daley and graduate student Muntasir Rahman participated in the 53rd Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association. Dr. Daley gave a talk summarizing her research paper Subsidies and food insecurity in remote communities: Evidence from the Food Mail Program and Nutrition North Canada. Muntasir Rahman also gave a talk to the international […]

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May 2019 Master’s in Economics!

Friday, May 10 saw another excellent batch of economics master’s students graduate from the School of Economics. In 2019 the School of Economics will graduate 14 masters students, 9 of whom will have completed their degree requirements in May, and all of whom will be missed.

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2019 UMaine Commencement – Congratulations SOE Graduates !

Congratulations graduating SOE undergraduate students ! We join the University of Maine Community in celebrating the accomplishments of the Class of 2019. We especially recognize the achievements and hard work of the following SOE undergraduate students: Nick Alvarez, John Arel, Ridge Barnes, Samuel Becker, Alison Berube, Racquel Bozzelli, Corey Claflin, Cody Cullen, Eleanor Cusack, Thomas […]

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2019 UMaine Graduate School Commencement – Congratulations SOE Graduates !

Congratulations graduating Masters Students from the School of Economics. The University of Maine’s Graduate School Commencement, held at 4 PM at Alfond Arena today, recognizes and celebrates the tremendous accomplishments of graduate students. Special congratulations to Joshua Donnelly, Angela Hallowell, Amy Bainbridge, Olga Bredikhina, Arianna Castonguay, Afton Hupper, Thi Nguyen, Anoulet Sinthavy, Avery Cole, Allyson […]

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Keith Evans receiving mentoring award

Dr. Keith Evans receives 2019 Graduate Faculty Mentor Award

SOE faculty member Dr. Keith Evans received a 2019 GSG Graduate Faculty Mentor Award at today’s Faculty Mentor Appreciation Ceremony. The GSG Graduate Faculty Mentoring Awards are given each year to outstanding mentors of graduate students in each of the University of Maine’s five colleges. Dr. Evans was this year’s outstanding mentor from the College […]

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UMaine Maine Day Parade

SOE students support service projects on Maine Day and beyond

SOE undergraduate student Kaitlyn Raffier got dunked as part of UMaine’s 2019 Maine Day festivities. Kaitlyn volunteered to help the Golden Key Society raise money for the Serving, Preparing, and Readying Kids (SPARK) program. SPARK provides kindergarten aged children with lessons in language, reading, and social skills to prepare them for success in school. She […]

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2019 Maine Economics Conference Poster Session

SOE Students and Faculty Shine at the 2019 Maine Economics Conference

Congratulations to SOE students Ari Castonguay, Afton Hupper, Eric Miller, Jonathan Gendron, Muntasir Rahman, George Voigt, Thi Nguyen and Dominic Gayton for doing an outstanding job presenting their research at the 7th Annual Maine Economics Conference which was held at Bates College in Lewiston on April 27, 2019. SOE Graduate Student Muntasir Rahman’s presentation was […]

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SOE Award Ceremony Honors Outstanding Undergraduate Students

Faculty, staff, donors, friends and family honored outstanding undergraduate students in the School of Economics at the 2019 Awards Ceremony for Undergraduate Students (held on April 17, 2019). Interim Director Todd Gabe presided over the ceremony, assisted by Undergraduate Coordinator Travis Blackmer and Administrative Assistant Karen Moffett. The following undergraduate student awards were presented thanks […]

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