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UMM Announces End-of-Semester Concerts & Recitals

UMM Announces End-of-Semester Concerts & Recitals

MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias is pleased to announce several upcoming concerts and performances.

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Published on 01-Dec-11 10:26


Students Collect 1,250 Pounds of Food for Washington County Families

Students Collect 1,250 Pounds of Food for Washington County Families

On November 9th, the students of Meghan Duff’s Social Psychology class held a bake sale and bottle drive at the UMM vs. Lee/Maine Maritime Academy basketball games. The drive’s aim was to raise money and awareness for the Washington County Food and Fuel Alliance, a program that provides healthy food, food security, and fuel assistance to those in need in Downeast Maine.

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Published on 22-Nov-11 09:01


UMM Offering New

UMM Offering New "Green" Degree Options

MACHIAS, Maine – To prepare students for careers in the emerging green economy, the University of Maine at Machias is offering several new academic programs in environmental stewardship and sustainability. A certificate in Sustainability, a minor in Sustainability Management, and a concentration in Outdoor and Environmental Education are being offered for the first time this fall.

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Published on 21-Nov-11 08:34


UMM Receives Grant to Increase Access to Early College

UMM Receives Grant to Increase Access to Early College

MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias has received a $15,000 grant to expand its early college services for area high school students. The Maine Community Foundation and Common Good Ventures awarded the grant as part of the Program for Nonprofit Effectiveness, a partnership currently focused on increasing access to post-secondary education for Mainers.

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Published on 21-Nov-11 08:28


Nutcracker Matinee Sold Out, Evening Tickets Still Available

Nutcracker Matinee Sold Out, Evening Tickets Still Available

MACHIAS, ME – Tickets to the 7 p.m. performance of The Nutcracker on Saturday, November 19 at UMM’s Performing Arts Center are still available. The 3 p.m. matinee performance is sold out.

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Published on 17-Nov-11 14:35


UMM Receives Award for Tobacco-Free Efforts

UMM Receives Award for Tobacco-Free Efforts

MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias has been selected by the Maine Tobacco-Free College Network to receive a Gold Star Standards of Excellence award for its efforts to create tobacco-free environments and support tobacco-free lifestyles. UMM is one of eight colleges or universities in Maine to be recognized with the award.

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Published on 10-Nov-11 14:08


Nov. 11 Jam Session at UMM in Memory of Washington County Musicians

Nov. 11 Jam Session at UMM in Memory of Washington County Musicians

MACHIAS, Maine – The Interdisciplinary Fine Arts program at the University of Maine at Machias will host a memorial Pajama Jam at 10 p.m. on Friday, November 11 in the Performing Arts Center. The event is a tribute to late Washington County musicians Johnny Johnson of Calais and Ian Parker of Machias.

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Published on 07-Nov-11 10:38


UMM to Host Veterans Day Reception on Nov. 11

UMM to Host Veterans Day Reception on Nov. 11

MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias, along with Aramark Dining Services and the Student Senate, will host a Veterans Day Reception at 4 p.m. on Friday, November 11 in the Portside room of Kimball Hall.

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Published on 07-Nov-11 10:23


Annual Boston Museum of Fine Arts Trip, November 5-6

Annual Boston Museum of Fine Arts Trip, Nov. 5-6

UMM student organizations The Binnacle and Araby (the Dead Poets Society) are sponsoring their annual trip to Boston on Saturday, November 5, and Sunday, November 6. The two main stops will be Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts, and The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

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Published on 02-Nov-11 13:33


Robinson Ballet to Perform

Robinson Ballet to Perform "The Nutcracker" Nov. 19

MACHIAS, Maine – The Robinson Ballet Company of Bangor will bring Tchaikovsky’s beloved holiday classic, The Nutcracker to Downeast Maine with a pair of performances on Saturday, November 19 at the University of Maine at Machias.

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Published on 28-Oct-11 12:49


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