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Hiring released prisoners helps meet state’s workforce needs

March 21, 2019

Prison officials, community leaders met at UMA Rockland to talk about connecting workers from justice system with employers. View the article on Knox.VillageSoup.com » Staff from the Maine Department of Corrections, … Read More

UMA Plans Information Sessions for Academic Programs

March 18, 2019

The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) will be holding information sessions statewide for several of its innovative academic programs that fulfill workforce needs throughout the State. In keeping with … Read More

Adult Degree Completion Scholarship provides funding to help adult students who have some college credits but no degree.

March 8, 2019

Maine adults who “stopped out” of college but want to return may now qualify for as much as $4,000 per year in scholarships for up to four years. The University … Read More

UMA Rockland and New Ventures Maine Offer Free “Your Money Personality” Workshop

March 5, 2019

Managing your money is more than just numbers. In this free workshop at UMA Rockland on Tuesday, March 12 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm, facilitators from New Ventures Maine will … Read More

“Hiring Workers from the Justice System” March 20th at URock

March 5, 2019

“Hiring Workers from the Justice System” will be a ½ day free information session on Wednesday, March 20th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at the UMA Rockland Center, 91 … Read More

American Foundation Donation Will Support Faculty Position at UMA

February 27, 2019

American Foundation provides gift to support science education at University of Maine at Augusta Funding will support faculty position at UMA The American Foundation recently provided a gift of $150,000 … Read More

URock to Offer a Class on Commercial Drones Starting March 26

February 26, 2019

The UMA Rockland Center (URock) will offer a 7-week course AVI 100, “Commercial Drone School” from March 26 through May 9. The course will meet at the UMA Rockland Center … Read More

Info Session on The Dept of Labor’s Competitive Skills Scholarship Program at URock

February 26, 2019

The Competitive Skills Scholarship Program (CSSP), a program of the Department of Labor, helps workers learn new skills and Maine businesses access a qualified workforce to succeed in the changing … Read More

EMDC Seeks to Fill New ‘Economic Development Director’ Position at UMA East Millinocket Center

February 15, 2019

New Career Opportunity Points North The Katahdin Region Economic Development Board (KRDB) in conjunction with Eastern Maine Development Cooperation (EMDC) is hiring a full-time position for an Economic Development Director … Read More

UMA Rockland Announces Fall Term Dean’s List for Knox, Lincoln and Waldo Counties

February 11, 2019

Students in Knox, Lincoln and Waldo Counties achieved Dean’s List while enrolled at the University of Maine at Augusta in the Fall 2018 term. Students eligible for the full-time Dean’s … Read More

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