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UMA Designated as Military Friendly School

The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) has earned the 2021-2022 Military Friendly® Schooldesignation by VIQTORY recognizing its exceptional service to veterans, military service members, and their families. “UMA is … Read More

UMA Announces New Equity and Inclusion Scholarship

Recognizing diversity is an essential element of academic excellence, the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) is offering Equity and Inclusion scholarships to students whose academic achievement and varied experiences … Read More

US Senator King to Address Senior College Members on Education Beyond High School

Augusta, Maine – U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine) will be the guest speaker in an Idea Exchange Webinar presented by UMA Senior College, Friday, February 26, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 … Read More

UMA receives $941,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support and expand Prison Education Partnership Program

AUGUSTA—Through its Future of Higher Learning in Prison grant program, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s (Mellon Foundation) awarded the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) a $941,000 grant in support … Read More

Cindy Dean appointed to the Maine State Professional Standards Board

Governor Janet Mills recently appointed Cindy Dean, UMA Associate Professor of Education and Coordinator of Teacher Education, to a three-year term on the Maine State Professional Standards Board. This Board … Read More

Education Program at UMA receives State Board of Education approval for streamlining certification process for aspiring teachers

The UMA Education Program received State Board of Education approval for minors and certificates of study that will streamline the license certification process for UMA graduates, as well as improve … Read More

Making college a family event!

Attending college at any age can be a rewarding challenge, but when UMA Saco Center student Melissa Meserve started college last year she had no idea she would end up … Read More

Discover Your World: An Interactive Workshop Examining Differences Lithgow Library | June 26

Discover Your World: An Interactive Workshop Examining Differences Discover Your World: An Interactive Workshop for Caregivers, Educators & Librarians and anyone who works with children will be held on Wednesday, … Read More

UMA Plans Information Sessions for Academic Programs

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

Teacher Education Pathways Information Session | Dec 6

UMA Saco Center will be holding a Teacher Education Pathways Information Session for people to learn more about the available certification pathways in Saco including Early Childhood, Early Elementary (K-3), … Read More

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