Viewing Parties on Augusta and Bangor Campuses for Chancellor’s Address to Maine Legislature – March 7th

9536 JimPageforwebThe University of Maine System Chancellor, James Page, will give his State of the University address to a joint session of the Maine State Legislature, along with the presidents of Maine Maritime Academy and the Maine Community College System, on Thursday, March 7, at 11:00am. 

Page is expected to talk about a new level of engagement and leadership from the University of Maine System schools in state education and budget issues, particularly, the importance of distance education.

Students, faculty, and staff are invited to watch the session live at 11:00am on either campus: in Augusta at Moose Tracks Café and on the Bangor campus in room 124 of Eastport Hall.

The legislative session will also be broadcast live online via MPBN’s new Maine Capitol Connection service: http://www.mpbn.net/News/MaineCapitolConnection.aspx