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Nominate a Distinguished Alumni – Deadline March 27, 2017

Posted on: February 23rd, 2017

Nominations for Distinguished Alumni Award Now Being Accepted! In May 2014, Dawn Gallagher, J.D. ’93 was awarded the very first Distinguished Alumni Award. Nominations are now open for  2017’s award, which will be presented at the May 13th Commencement ceremonies in Augusta. The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor that the University of Maine’s… Read more »

UMA Art Student Luke Myers Gallery Opening Feb. 24

Posted on: February 23rd, 2017

RELATIONSHIP STATUS – COMPLICATED. In three new works, artist Luke Myers talks about the tenuous relationship between man and his environment. Gallery opening Feb. 24 6-8pm at Pop-Up 265, Water St. Augusta. Mining Beauty (160” x 55”, cut paper) Combines the allegory of Gulliver’s Travels with the stark reality of silhouette, to lay bare the… Read more »

Forum: Getting There When You Can’t Drive – March 19th

Posted on: February 15th, 2017

UMA College of Arts and Sciences and UMA Senior College present Getting There When You Can’t Drive at 2 pm on Sunday, Mar. 19 at Jewett Hall auditorium in Augusta. Sponsored by UMA Senior College and the College of Arts and Sciences, the forum will present three speakers who will discuss the transportation situation in Maine for… Read more »

Be The Match Bone Marrow Drive – RESCHEDULED for Feb 28th

Posted on: February 14th, 2017

Students from UMA’s Biology Prehealth Club will be hosting a Be The Match Bone Marrow Drive on February 28th from 10:00am to 3:00pm at the University of Maine at Augusta’s Richard Randall Student Center. This is the second Bone Marrow Drive event UMA has hosted as a collaborative effort with Be The Match, a National… Read more »

Free Cleanings and Exams for Kids at UMA Bangor Dental Clinic Feb. 17th

Posted on: February 6th, 2017

Free Dental Cleanings and Exams available for kids on February 17​th at UMA Dental Health Clinic UMA is hosting its annual “Give Kids A Smile Day” in partnership with the American Dental Association on Friday, February 1​7​th from 8:00am – 5:00pm at the UMA Dental Hygiene Clinic located on UMA’s Bangor campus at 201 Texas Avenue in Bangor. Children ages 1-18… Read more »

Community Forum on Discrimination to take place at UMA on February 8th.

Posted on: February 6th, 2017

In the wake of heightened awareness caused by the distribution of Klu Klux Klan (KKK) fliers in the central Maine area, the District Attorney for Kennebec and Somerset is hosting an open forum on discrimination at the University of Maine at Augusta’s Jewett Hall Auditorium on February 8th from 6:00pm – 9:00pm; a snow date… Read more »

UMA Announces Fall 2016 Full-Time Dean’s List

Posted on: January 30th, 2017

University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) Provost Joseph Szakas has announced the 2016 Fall Semester Full-Time* Dean’s List.  To be on the Dean’s List, a student must earn a 3.25 grade point average for a given semester and must be enrolled full-time. Find out more about Dean’s List requirements.   Fall 2016 Full-Time Dean’s List… Read more »

Concert: The Plaid Dragonflies on February 17th

Posted on: January 18th, 2017

The Plaid Dragonflies: Singing Through the Genres at UMA Jewett Auditorium, Sunday, February 12, 2017, 2PM The “Concerts at Jewett” Series sponsored by University of Maine at Augusta College of Arts and Sciences and UMA Senior College will feature the Plaid Dragonflies: Singing Through the Genres on Sunday, February 12, 2017, 2PM at Jewett Hall… Read more »

UMA’s online degrees remain among the nation’s best

Posted on: January 12th, 2017

UMA’s online degrees among the nation’s best says U.S. News & World Report The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) President James F. Conneely has announced that UMA has once again been ranked in a list of the nation’s Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs by U.S. News & World Reports. In it’s 5th year in… Read more »

NECN News Story on UMA’s New Drone Course

Posted on: December 21st, 2016

Maine College Offers ‘Drone School’ NECN – By Danielle Waugh

“HYBRID” Seven UMaine Orono MFA Artists Exhibit at UMA’s Danforth Gallery

Posted on: December 15th, 2016

“HYBRID” an exhibit of sculpture, printmaking, video technology, photography, graphic design, film and new media opens Monday, December 19th in UMA’s Danforth Gallery. “HYBRID” is an eclectic mix of works by seven artists from the MFA Intermedia Program at the University of Maine Orono utilizing installation, print, video technology, graphic design, printmaking and unconventional collected… Read more »

Automation doesn’t always kill jobs. Sometimes, it adds them.

Posted on: December 13th, 2016

Automation doesn’t always kill jobs. Sometimes, it adds them. The Christian Science Monitor By Laurent Belsie, Staff writer Automation has taken away millions of American jobs. But the booming aerospace industry shows how the story about automation is nuanced.  When the University of Maine at Augusta launched its first noncredit course for commercial drone pilots… Read more »

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