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Hone your writing skills while deepening your appreciation of literature. Through discussion and close personal attention, you’ll develop analytical, critical reasoning, and communication skills highly sought after by employers in many fields. These skills will also provide you with an excellent foundation for graduate study.

Degree Offered: B.A.
Offered on the Augusta and Bangor campuses


ADAMS, ELIZABETH ANN; Journalism/English
B.A., The Pennsylvania State University, 1974
M.J., Carleton University (Canada), 1981

ANDERSON, DAVID; Information and Library Services
B.S., Gorham State Teachers College
M.S., University of Southern Maine
Ed.S. Indiana University

BACKMAN, WILLIAM H.; Computer Information Systems
B.A., Haverford College, 1993
Master of Education, Thomas College, 2013

BANCROFT, DONNA; Information and Library Services
B.S., Unity College, 1985
M.L.S., North Carolina University, 1994

BIES, STEPHEN; Mathematics
B.S., Stevens Institute of Technology, 1975
M.S., University of Michigan, 1977

BLESH, TAMARA E.; Information and Library Services
B.A., American University, 1969
M.Ed., Boston University, 1972
C.A.G.S., Boston University, 1981
Ed.D., Boston University, 1986

CRINER, MARGARET F.; Business Management
B.S., University of Tennessee, 1976
M.B.A., University of Maine, 1989

CURRAN, MARY ANN; Mental Health and Human Services
B.S.N., Loyola University, 1959
M.S.N., Hunter College, 1966

CYR, ROGER; Mathematics
B.A., California State University, 1970
M.A., University of Maine, 1997

DESISTO, MICHAEL J.; Psychology
B.S., University of Maine, 1966
M.S., Tufts University, 1967
Ph.D., Tufts University, 1970
Licensed Psychologist, State of Maine
Licensed Psychologist, State of Massachusetts

DISCIULLO, MARIE; Psychology
B.A., University of Steubenville, 1981
M.A., Providence College, 1983
Ph.D., Pacifica Graduate Institute, 1998

DUNTON, ELAINE; Mental Health and Human Services
B.S., University of Maine Machias, 1968
B.S., University of Maine Farmington, 1980
M.S., University of Southern Maine, 1988

EDWARDS, DEBORAH; English
B.A., Briarcliff College, 1970
M.A., Indiana University, 1972

EMERY, PETER; Mathematics
B.A., Colby College, 1969
M.M., University of Lowell, 1974

FOX, KATHLEEN; Social Science, Mental Health and Human Services
B.A., State University of New York at Albany
M.S.W., State University of New York at Albany, 1976
Ph.D., Rockefeller College of the State University of New York, 1996

FOYT, SCOTT C.; English and Communication
B.A., Ricker College, 1969
M.A., University of Maine, 1988

GALLAGHER, DAWN D.; Law and Public Administration
B.S., University of Maine at Augusta, 1993
J.D., University of Maine Law School, 1997

GIROUX, GLORIA; Psychology
A.S., University of Maine at Augusta, 1988
B.A., University of Maine at Farmington, 1989
M.S.W., University of New England, 1993
Ph.D., Union Institute, 2000

GRONROS, DONNA; Biology
B.S., University of Maine, 1987
M.S., University of Maine, 1990

GUILLEMETTE, JAMES; Physics
B.A., University of Maine Orono, 1986
M.S., University of Maine Orono, 1989
Ph.D., Ohio University, 1994

HEDGECOCK, SETHALLEN; Mathematics
B.S., University of Hartford, 1968
M.A., Roosevelt University, 1970

JENKINS, PAMELA; Music
B.A., Saginaw Valley State University, 1978
M.M., Central Michigan University, 1998

KEMP, EVELYN; Information and Library Services
B.A., University of Toronto, 1987
M.L.I.S., University of Western Ontario, 1990

KLING, LINDA J.; Veterinary Technology
B.S., University of Delaware, 1974
M.S., University of Maryland, 1977
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1980

LAPOINTE, LAURENCE A.; English
B.A., Colby College, 1958
M.S., University of Maine at Farmington, 1968
C.A.S., University of Maine, 1974

LINE, AMY; Mental Health and Human Services
B.S., University of Maine at Augusta, 2001
M.S.W., Boston College, 2004

LEGORE, CHRISTINE A.; Mathematics
B.A., Cornell University, 1968
M.S., Cornell University, 1973

LONG, JILL; Psychology
B.A., Colby College, 1965
M.S., St. Michael’s College, 1975

MCKELVY, DINA; Information and Library Services
B.A., Holy Cross College, 1993
M.A., Northwestern University, 1996
M.S., Indiana University, 1997

MERCKENS, LAWRENCE; Communications
A.S., Nichols Junior College of Business Administration, 1956
B.A., University of Maine Orono, 1964
M.A., Bangor Theological Seminary, 1965

MORO, STEPHEN; English
B.A., C.U.N.Y, 1972
M.A., Manhattan College, 1976

MYERS, ALLEN C.; Geology/Marine Science
B.A., Princeton University, 1965
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island, 1974

NAIDEN, PETER; Geology/Oceanography
B.S., University of Maine, 1969
M.S., University of Maine, 1971

NOBLE, BETSEY; Information and Library Services
A.S., Hesser College, 1985
B.S., Hawthorne College, 1988
M.L.S., Syracuse University, 1998

O’BRIEN, JOHN; Psychology
B.A., Boston College, 1987
M.A., Tufts University, 1989
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1996

ORTH, MELISSA; Information and Library Services
B.A., Connecticut College, 1992
M.L.S., Southern Connecticut State University, 1994

RAU, KIRK; Information and Library Services
B.S., University of Southern Maine, 1974
M.Ed., Utah State University, 1978

ROBBINS, WAYNE; Biology
B.S., University of Maine Orono, 1965
M.Ed., University of Southern Maine, 1973

ROTTMANN, LINDA H.; Mathematics
B.A., SUNY, 1967
M.Ed. University of Maine, 1994

ROY, ROLAND M.; Communications
B.A., St. Francis Xavier University, 1966
M.A., University of Maine, 1970

SANFORD, LYNNE; Computer Science
B.S., Eastern Illinois University, 1970
M.S., University of Illinois, 1972

SHATTUCK, JOHN; American Sign Language
B.S., New York University, 1977
M.A., New York University, 1978

SNOWADZKY, BARBARA; Sociology
B.A., Ursuline College, 1981
M.S., Case Western Reserve University, 1983
M.A., University of New Hampshire, 1999
Ph.D., University of New Hampshire, 2005

SPEARIN, TRICIA ANN; Dental Health
A.S., University of Maine, 1993
B.S., University of Maine, 1995
M.Ed., University of Maine, 1996

STETSON, DAVID; Mathematics/Biology
B.S., University of Maine, 1975
A.S., University of Maine at Augusta, 1983
M.Ed., University of Maine, 1988

TWITCHELL, LYNN; Mathematics
B.S., University of Maine at Farmington, 1978
M.A., University of Maine, 1985

 WATHEN, DANIEL E.; Law and Public Administration
B.A., Ricker College, 1962
LL.B., University of Maine Law School, 1965
LL.M., University of Virginia Law School, 1988

WEIGLE, ANASTASIA; Information and Library Services
B.A., Empire State College, 1995
M.S.L.I.S., Simmons College, 1998

WING, HELEN; Social Services
B.A., Antioch College, 1952
M.S., Boston University, 1974

WOODARD, STROHN; English
B.A., Colby College, 1965
M.A., Syracuse University, 1972

Links & Resources for Innovation

2014-2015 Academic Theme

 

 

 

FALL 2014 CLASS SCHEDULE

Classes Begin

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Tuesday, September 2

Columbus Day Recess

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Monday, October 13-Tuesday, October 14

Veterans Day

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Tuesday, November 11

Thanksgiving Recess

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Wednesday, November 26-Saturday, November 29

Final Exams

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Monday, December 15-Saturday, December 20

Classes End

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Saturday, December 20

Make-Up Days

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Monday & Tuesday,

December 22 & 23

 

FALL 2014-MINI SESSION (7) WEEKS     

Classes Begin

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Monday, October 6

Columbus Day Recess

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Monday, October 13-Tuesday, October 14

Final Exams

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Wednesday, November 19-Monday, November 24

Classes End

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Monday, November 24

Make-Up Days

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Tuesday, November 25

 

SPRING 2015 CLASS SCHEDULE

Classes Begin

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Monday, January 12

Martin Luther King Holiday

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Monday, January 19

Winter Recess

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Monday, February 16-Saturday, February 21

Spring Recess

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Monday, March 30-

Saturday, April 4

Final Exams

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Monday, May 4-Saturday, May 9

Classes End

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Saturday, May 9

Commencement

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Saturday, May 9

Make-Up Days

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Monday & Tuesday, May 11 & 12

 

 

SPRING 2015-MINI SESSION (7) WEEKS      

Classes Begin

……………

Monday, February 2

Winter Recess

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Monday, February 16-Saturday, February 21

Final Exams

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Monday, March 23-Saturday, March 28

Classes End

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Saturday, March 28

Make-Up Days

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Monday & Tuesday, April  6 & 7

 

 

SUMMER 2015-SESSION 1-SEVEN (7) WEEKS

Classes Begin

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Monday, May 18

Memorial Day Holiday

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Monday, May 25

Make-up for Memorial Day

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Friday, May 29

July 4 Holiday

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Friday, July 3

Classes End

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Friday, July 3

Make-up for July 4

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Friday, July 10

 

SUMMER 2015-SESSION 2-SEVEN (7) WEEKS

Classes Begin

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Monday, July 6

Classes End

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Friday, August 21

 

SUMMER 2015-SESSION 3-FOURTEEN (14) WEEKS

Classes Begin

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Monday, May 18

Memorial Day Holiday

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Monday, May 25

Make-up for Memorial Day

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Friday, May 29

July 4 Holiday

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Friday, July 3

Make-up for Fourth of July

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Friday, August 24

Classes End

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Friday, August 21

List of past colloquium themes and books

 

2013-2014 Bioethics: The Immortal Life of Henriette Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

2012-2013 Food: Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser

2011-2012 Revolution: Talking About a Revolution: Interviews with Michael Albert, Noam Chomsky, Barbara Ehrenreich, bell hooks, Peter Kwong, Winona LaDuke, Manning Marable, Urvashi Vaid, and Howard Zinn by The South End Press Collective

2010-2011 Communication in the 21st Century: Always On: Language in an Online and Mobile World by Naomi Baron

2009-2010 Economic Values: Meadowlark Economics: Collected Essays on Ecology, Community, and Spirituality by Jim Eggert

2008-2009 Environmental Sustainability: Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change by Elizabeth Kolbert

2007-2008 Health and Social Justice: Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World by Tracy Kidder

2006-2007 Human Rights: Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi

2005-2006 Immigration: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

2004-2005 Class in America: Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich

2003-2004 Families: This Boy's Life: A Memoir by Tobias Wolff

2002-2003 War and Peace

2001-2002 Borderlands

2000-2001 Food

1999-2000 Technology and Human Affairs

1998-1999 Time

1997-1998 Religion and Spirituality

1995-1996 Death and Dying

1994-1995 Childhood

 

College of Arts and Sciences

College of Professional Studies

  B.A. in Architecture   Bachelor of Applied Science
  B.A. in Art        B.S. in Business Administration
  B.A. in Biology   B.S. in Computer Info Systems
  B.A. in English   B.S. in Dental Hygiene
  B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies   B.S. in Financial Services
  B.M. in Jazz & Contemporary Music   B.S. in Information & Library Services
  B.A. in Liberal Studies   B.S. in Justice Studies
  B.A. in Social Science   B.S. in Mental Health & Human Services
  A.S. in Jazz & Contemporary Music   B.S. in Nursing
  A.A. in Liberal Studies   B.S. in Public Administration
  A.S. in Business Administration
  A.S. in Computer Information Systems
  A.S. Dental Assisting

  A.S. in Dental Hygiene

  A.S. in Information & Library Services
  A.S. in Justice Studies
  A.S. in Medical Laboratory Technology
  A.S. in Mental Health & Human Services
  A.S. in Nursing
  A.S. in Public Administration
  A.S. in Veterinary Technology

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