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UMA Psychology Professor Kati Corlew Publishes Book of Poetry

Posted on: August 12th, 2016

University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) Assistant Professor of Psychology Laura Kate “Kati” Corlew recently published a book called, Finally, a Song from Silence (poetry from when I was young). A selection of writings from before she was a psychologist, a researcher, and a professor, Corlew blends developmental psychology with personal experience to reflect on a… Read more »

UMA Senior College 14th Season of “Concerts at Jewett”

Posted on: August 10th, 2016

The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) College of Arts and Sciences and UMA Senior College announce the 2016-2017 concert schedule for the 14th season of “Concerts at Jewett” held at UMA’s Jewett Hall Auditorium. The series, sponsored by local businesses and private contributions, features talented Maine performers representing a variety of musical forms.  Profits… Read more »

UMA Awarded “Second Chance Pell” Opportunity for its prison education program from U.S. Department of Education

Posted on: July 27th, 2016

The U.S. Department of Education recently announced that the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) has been selected to participate in the Second Chance Pell Pilot Program. The program provides Pell grants to students in a limited number of state and federal prisons and is expected to help improve the chances of successful and productive… Read more »

Inspiring and Unexpected, Maine State Prison Graduation Defies Expectations

Posted on: July 26th, 2016

They did not have internet access.  They were allowed a pencil, their desire to learn and access to professors from the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA). Through the entire process, which for some inmates took close to a decade from start to finish, they weathered the daily trials that come from both the stigmatization… Read more »

UMA Ranked a Best Online University by College Choice

Posted on: July 20th, 2016

President James Conneely announced that the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) has been named one of the “Best Online Colleges and Universities” in a 2016 ranking by College Choice. “More than 40 percent of our students take classes online,” said UMA President James Conneely. “It’s a priority that we ensure they have a quality… Read more »

UMA Aviation Program Thrives, Considers Next Steps

Posted on: July 18th, 2016

Augusta, Maine – From his corner desk overlooking a large classroom equipped with computers and a Redbird FMX flight trainer (flight simulator), Greg Jolda reviewed the first four-years of the aviation program at the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA). A 20-year veteran pilot in the United States Air Force with over 3,000 military flight… Read more »

Mark Tardif Named Executive Director of Strategic Marketing and Public Affairs

Posted on: July 13th, 2016

University of Maine at August (UMA) President James Conneely has named Mark Tardif as Executive Director of Strategic Marketing and Public Affairs. In his new position Tardif will oversee the Office of Public Affairs, which includes all UMA efforts in the fields of community relations, public relations / marketing, social media, internal / external communications… Read more »

Summer & Fall Registration Info Center

Posted on: July 11th, 2016

Summer classes begin May 23rd and July 11th. Fall classes begin August 29th. Ways to Register: Via self-registering through MaineStreet By calling 1-877-UMA-1234 In person at your closest campus in Bangor, Augusta or a University College Center Need more information? Courseguide & Registration Information » Programs & Degrees Information » Open Houses & Admission Events… Read more »

President Conneely’s WGAN Radio Interview

Posted on: July 1st, 2016

President Conneely recently did an interview on WGAN’s Morning show. He spoke about UMA’s statewide mission in serving adult & non-traditional learners as well as the importance of serving Maine as part of the University of Maine System’s One University initiative. WGAN Interview »

UMA Announces 2016 Spring Full-Time and Part-Time Dean’s Lists

Posted on: June 30th, 2016

UMA Provost Joseph Szakas today announced the University of Maine at Augusta’s 2016 Spring Full-Time Dean’s list and the Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Part-Time Dean’s List. The Full-Time Dean’s list is issued once a semester and the Part-Time Dean’s list is issued once a year. See the requirements for each list » Spring 2016 Full-Time Dean’s… Read more »

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