UMM to host Veterans Day Luncheon, Nov. 13

UMM to host Veterans Day Luncheon, Nov. 13

In honor of Veterans Day, the University of Maine at Machias will welcome military veterans and their loved ones to a free luncheon in the Reynolds Center conference room on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.  For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Jo-Ellen Scribner at 207.255.1228. A full program of reflection […]

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UMM to host ‘Recovery Boys’ film screening and discussion

The University of Maine at Machias will host a free public screening of a documentary film about recovery from opioid addiction on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 5:30–8 p.m., in Room 102 of the Science Building. The film screening, sponsored by Points North Institute in partnership with Healthy Acadia, Community Caring Collaborative, Downeast Recovery Support Center and […]

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‘Neurodiversity on Campus’ workshop set for Nov. 7

“Neurodiversity on Campus” will be the topic of a free public workshop at the University of Maine at Machias on Thursday, Nov. 7. Associate professor of psychology Meghan Duff will present a lecture and facilitate a discussion from 6–7 p.m. in Torrey Hall, Room 230. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact […]

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Robinson Ballet presents ‘The Nutcracker’ at UMM on Nov. 16

Two performances of “The Nutcracker” will be presented by the Robinson Ballet at the University of Maine at Machias on Saturday, Nov. 16. A 3 p.m. matinee, reserved primarily for school and youth groups, will be followed by a 7 p.m. performance. Both are in the Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $12 for adults, $5 […]

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Haunted Forest returns to UMM

The University of Maine at Machias will continue an annual tradition with two nights of Haunted Forest walks, set for Thursday and Friday, Oct. 24 and 25, 6:30–8 p.m. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact 207.255.1200. Students and faculty in UMM’s Recreation and Tourism Management program will lead the spooky tours […]

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Mike Merritt, ’71, inducted into Clipper Hall of Fame

The University of Maine at Machias Clipper Athletics Hall of Fame hosted its annual induction ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 5, in conjunction with the university’s homecoming festivities. Mike Merritt, a graduate of the UMM class of 1971, is the newest member of the Clipper Hall of Fame. Inductees are nominated for their athletic achievements and […]

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Kristof Kovacs

Alumni Spotlight: Kristof Kovacs ’93

This month our Alumni Spotlight shines on Kristof Kovacs. Originally from Budapest, Hungary and now settled in Yarmouth, Maine, Kovacs attended UMM as an international student and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 1993. He currently works as the global head of Continuous Improvement at IBM and is a student in the […]

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Homecoming and Family Weekend set for Oct. 4–6

The University of Maine at Machias will celebrate Homecoming and Family Weekend with campus events Friday through Sunday, Oct 4–6. The celebration of community and tradition at UMM will kick off with a dinner at 4 p.m., followed by a DIY craft activity at 6 p.m. in Kilburn Commons. A talent show featuring UMM students, […]

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