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Jazz Week Concerts Friday & Saturday

Posted on: April 25th, 2017

The University of Maine at Augusta presents: UMA Jazz (and more) Weekend Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29, 2017   Location:  Jewett Hall Auditorium–University of Maine at Augusta. Free Admission.  No tickets or reservations required. Press information:  Prof. Richard Nelson–richardn@maine.edu Public Information: June MacLeod–(207) 621-3286   The full calendar of Jazz (and more) Weekend… Read more »

UMA’s annual student English Conference and Plunkett Poetry Festival — free!

Posted on: April 19th, 2017

On Friday, April 21, UMA will be hosting its annual undergraduate English Conference, this year combined with our annual Plunkett Poetry Festival, on the Augusta campus. Please consider attending one of the four student panels in the Klahr Center, running from 10-4pm. Or just come for lunch and hear Maine Poet Laureate Stu Kestenbaum at… 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 »

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 »

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

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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