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UMM Announces Dean's List for Spring 2012

UMM Announces Dean's List for Spring 2012

MACHIAS, Maine – Stuart Swain, provost and vice president for academic affairs at the University of Maine at Machias, has announced that 300 students have been named to the Dean’s List at UMM for the spring 2012 semester.

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Published on 02-Jul-12 12:08


Maine Army National Guard Band to Perform Free Concert at UMM July 9

Maine Army National Guard Band to Perform Free Concert at UMM July 9

MACHIAS, Maine – The Maine Army National Guard’s 195th Army Band will perform a free concert at the University of Maine at Machias Performing Arts Center at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 9.

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Published on 02-Jul-12 10:52


Local Organizations Provide Scholarships for MESSY Environmental Camp

Local Organizations Provide Scholarships for MESSY Environmental Camp

MACHIAS, Maine – Thanks to contributions from two Machias-based organizations, more local youth will be able to enjoy a messy summer camp experience. The Maine Environmental Summer Session for Youth (MESSY), a hands-on environmental camp at the University of Maine at Machias, has received contributions from the Downeast Coastal Conservancy and Machias Savings Bank to provide camp scholarships for area youth.

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Published on 29-Jun-12 14:19


Steuben Artist Robert Bryson to Exhibit at UMM Art Galleries

Steuben Artist Robert Bryson to Exhibit at UMM Art Galleries

MACHIAS, Maine – Steuben artist Robert Bryson will exhibit at the University of Maine at Machias’ Art Galleries from July 6 through August 10. An opening reception for Bryson’s exhibit is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, July 6.

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Published on 29-Jun-12 10:00


UMM Graduate Kenneth Vencile '92 Earns Presidential Award

UMM Graduate Kenneth Vencile '92 Earns Presidential Award

MACHIAS, Maine – Kenneth Vencile, a biology teacher at Camden Hills Regional High School and 1992 graduate of the University of Maine at Machias, is receiving the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

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Published on 13-Jun-12 12:09


UMM Alum Jeff Shaw ’00 Recognized with Forty Under 40 Award

UMM Alum Jeff Shaw ’00 Recognized with Forty Under 40 Award

Jeff Shaw, a 2000 UMM graduate and executive director of the Maine Academy of Modern Music, has been recognized by MaineToday Media as a 2012 Forty Under 40 award winner.

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Published on 12-Jun-12 14:46


UMM Professor Makes Lobster Aquaculture Breakthrough

UMM Professor Makes Lobster Aquaculture Breakthrough

The June 4th issue of the Bangor Daily News featured an article on Dr. Brian Beal, professor of marine ecology, and his research at the Downeast Institute for Applied Marine Research. Beal and his staff have been working to reproduce lobsters in captivity for several years and have now found a way to grow the crustaceans in a protected environment until they are several inches long — a size that should greatly improve their chance of survival once released in the wild. Their findings were recently published in the Journal of Shellfish Research.

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Published on 04-Jun-12 13:50


UMM Honors Longtime Employees at Annual Recognition Brunch

UMM Honors Longtime Employees at Annual Recognition Brunch

MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias held its annual employee recognition brunch on Friday, May 25. The event was a time to honor employees who have been with the University for many years and to celebrate the upcoming retirements of Brenda Frey, career development coordinator, and Alan Lewis, professor of ecology. Both Frey and Lewis will retire at the end of June.

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Published on 04-Jun-12 08:21


BDN Teams with UMM to Create New Internship Opportunity

BDN Teams with UMM to Create New Internship Opportunity

The May 30th issue of the Bangor Daily News featured an article announcing a new community journalism internship for UMM students at the BDN bureau in Machias.

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Published on 30-May-12 10:06


UMM Announces Summer Camps for 2012

UMM Announces Summer Camps for 2012

MACHIAS, Maine – This summer the University of Maine at Machias has a great line up of fun and educational camps for kids in grade school through high school. UMM will offer eight different day and overnight camps that combine special interests in sports, music, or the environment with traditional summer camp activities.

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Published on 18-May-12 10:30


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