Moosebytes Student Newsletter

The University of Maine at Augusta weekly student email newsletter. 

Moosebytes is available at the same time every week on the UMA website, it is posted on UMA's Facebook and Twitter pages and available on the homepage of the UMA portal. It contains news, events and annoucements from all of UMA's campuses.  View the Moosebytes policy.

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  • Submissions must be brief; there is a limit of 500 characters, including spaces.
  • When relevant, a submission should list first the date, time, and location of the event in the following form 12:00 - 1:00 PM or 6:00 - 7:00 PM.  (no p.m. or am)
  • A university-related sponsoring organization must be specified in the submission.
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To ensure the accuracy of submissions, the Moosebytes staff will not normally edit or change any information in a submission without first consulting with the author. In most cases the Moosebytes staff will return the submission for required or recommended edits. However, we do reserve the right to edit grammar, format and edit internet hyperlinks.