Maine Senator Shenna Bellows, UMaine Machias student Kiesha Scott and JMG CEO Craig Larrabee at the luncheon. They are standing outside in front of a building, Kiesha is holdnig her certificate.

UMaine Machias junior receives the John Lewis Youth Leadership Award

Machias, Maine — Kiesha Scott of Islesboro, a junior majoring in elementary education, with an elementary education concentration and a minor in psychology at the University of Maine at Machias, is the recipient of a 2022 John Lewis Youth Leadership Award. Each year, a National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) member can award two […]

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Bilingual building signage in Passamaquoddy and English now at UMaine Machias

Machias, Maine — New bilingual exterior building signs at University of Maine at Machias in English and Passamaquoddy have been installed on campus, reflecting the recognition of its location on Wabanaki land. The UMaine Machias signage is in keeping with UMaine’s exterior signage in English and Penobscot that was first installed in 2019. The new […]

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Walsh named UMaine Machias dean and campus director

Orono, Maine — Megan Walsh, a professor of English and administrative leader at St. Bonaventure University, has been named dean and campus director of the University of Maine at Machias, effective Dec. 19, and will join the University of Maine President’s Cabinet. “The University of Maine welcomes Dr. Walsh as the dean and director of […]

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Annual college guides place UMaine, UMaine Machias among top performers nationwide

Multiple college guides have once again placed the University of Maine and its regional campus, the University of Maine at Machias, among the best higher education institutions nationwide in their latest editions. The U.S. News & World Report 2023 Best Colleges rankings featured UMaine in its list for top National Universities — those producing groundbreaking research and […]

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

University of Maine at Machias, AMHC’s Sexual Assault Services and NextStep Domestic Violence Project will hold events in April to raise awareness and prevention about sexual assault. According to the Rape Assault Incest National Network (RAINN), an American is sexually assaulted every 68 seconds. One out of every six women has been the victim of […]

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Register for Accepted Student Day!

Attending an Accepted Student Day is one of the best ways for students and their families to explore the academic programs UMaine Machias has to offer. This program is applicable for first-year or transfer students wanting to learn more about the various majors and opportunities at the University of Maine at Machias. Hosted at the […]

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