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UMM Students Plan Walk for Suicide Awareness

UMM Students Plan Walk for Suicide Awareness

MACHIAS, Maine – Students at the University of Maine at Machias are planning an Out of the Darkness Community Walk for Saturday, March 10 to raise awareness for suicide prevention. An information session is scheduled for Monday, February 13, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Portside of Kimball Hall. Event organizers encourage people who are interested in walking or volunteering to attend the meeting.

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Published on 03-Feb-12 09:46


UMM Announces Annual Ultra-Short Writing Competition

UMM Announces Annual Ultra-Short Writing Competition

MACHIAS, Maine – The Binnacle, the literary magazine of the University of Maine at Machias, is sponsoring its Ninth Annual Ultra-Short Competition, open to writers in Washington County and around the globe. Interested writers of short narrative under 150 words and poetry of sixteen lines or fewer are welcome to submit their works.

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Published on 30-Jan-12 14:54


Students: Maine Policy Scholars Accepting Applications

Students: Maine Policy Scholars Accepting Applications

Students: Do you have an area of public policy you would like to explore? Regardless of your major, we have a program to support you in an in-depth study to inform policy-makers.

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Published on 30-Jan-12 09:02


Clippers Basketball Players Teaching Skills to Local Youth

Clippers Basketball Players Teaching Skills to Local Youth

The January 23rd issue of the Bangor Daily News featured an article on an Addison couple who started a local youth sports program. Members of the UMM Clippers basketball teams are lending a hand to teach the children basketball skills.

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Published on 23-Jan-12 08:30


UMM Launches New Disabilities in Youth Specialization

UMM Launches New Disabilities in Youth Specialization

MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias announces a new Disabilities in Youth concentration within its Psychology and Community Studies bachelor’s degree program. This concentration is designed to meet the needs of individuals who are interested in working with children and youth who have disabilities, as well as their families. The Disabilities in Youth concentration is available this spring to students who are majoring in Psychology and Community Studies.

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Published on 20-Jan-12 10:43


Maine Poet Jennifer Moxley to Read at UMM on February 7

Maine Poet Jennifer Moxley to Read at UMM on February 7

MACHIAS, Maine – Poet Jennifer Moxley will be reading new work at the University of Maine at Machias on Tuesday, February 7. The program will take place in the Powers Hall Art Gallery at 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

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Published on 20-Jan-12 08:44


UMM to Host National Park Proponent Jan. 25, Opponent Feb. 8

UMM to Host National Park Proponent Jan. 25, Opponent Feb. 8

MACHIAS, Maine – A proposed national park in northern Maine will take center stage at the University of Maine at Machias, where two upcoming speakers will advocate for and against the park proposal. State Senator Cynthia Dill (D-Cape Elizabeth) will speak in favor of the Maine Woods National Park during a presentation at UMM on Wednesday, January 25. Millinocket Town Manager Eugene Conlogue, an opponent of the national park proposal, will speak on Wednesday, February 8. Both events will take place at 7 p.m. in the Portside room of Kimball Hall.

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Published on 18-Jan-12 15:09


Former UMM Standout Carroll LaHaye '77 Captures 500th Win at R-MC

Former UMM Standout Carroll LaHaye '77 Captures 500th Win at R-MC

Former University of Maine at Machias women’s basketball and volleyball standout Carroll LaHaye ’77 has captured her 500th win as head coach of Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia. In her 29th season leading the Yellow Jackets, LaHaye became just the 15th Division III women’s basketball coach to record 500 victories.

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Published on 18-Jan-12 13:36


UMM Ukulele Club Serenade Honors Dying Vet - WCSH 6

UMM Ukulele Club Serenade Honors Dying Vet - WCSH 6

On Friday, January 13, six members of the UMM Ukulele Club traveled to Togus Veterans Hospital to play at the bedside of one of their own, Frank Cassidy, who is battling pancreatic cancer. View the video segment from WCSH 6.

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Published on 17-Jan-12 08:50


Washington County Celebrates Entrepreneurship Week with Special Event on February 15

Washington County Celebrates Entrepreneurship Week with Special Event on February 15

MACHIAS, Maine – If you have ever thought of starting a business, or own one and want to take it to the next level, an upcoming workshop can prove very valuable to your success. In celebration of Maine Entrepreneurship Week, the University of Maine at Machias will host a small business workshop from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, February 15, in room 102 of the Science Building.

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Published on 13-Jan-12 15:08


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