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Academic Affairs

Cyr Hall • University of Maine at Fort Kent • 23 University Drive, Fort Kent, ME 04743

UMFK 11th Annual Scholars' Symposium • April 27, 2022

Theme: Perspectives "a particular attitude toward or way of regarding something; a point of view"


Poster and Presentation Registration Deadline: April 6, 2022
Lunch Registration Deadline: April 13, 2022

UMFK Scholars' Symposium Speaker: Troy Jackson

photo of Troy Jackson presiding over a session of the Maine senate

President of the Maine Senate

Senator Troy D. Jackson is the sixth Senate President from Aroostook County in the history of the state and the first person from Aroostook County to serve in this role for two consecutive terms. He represents the good people of northern Aroostook County in Senate District 1. President Jackson is a fifth-generation logger from Allagash whose participation in the 1998 border blockade over unfair wages, working conditions, and labor practices launched him into a life of advocacy for working-class people.

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For More Information...

Please contact Symposium Chairs, Dr. Kaisa Holloway Cripps, Dr. Leo Trudel or Dr. Michael Curran for more information.