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UMFK Makes the U.S. News & World Report's Rankings for the 11th Consecutive Year
September 27, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent has been named among the top tier of all north region colleges for the eleventh consecutive year, according to the U.S. News & World Report 2022 rankings. UMFK first achieved top-tier college status in U.S. News & World Report’s 2011 rankings.

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UMFK Alumni Association honored Norman Martin during UMFK's Homecoming Weekend
September 22, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Alumni Association recently honored Norman Martin in recognition of his lifelong dedication to the community at the annual Alumni Association brunch in Nadeau Hall on September 19, 2021.

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UMFK Honors Douglas Cyr with Distinguished Service Award
September 18, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that Douglas Cyr of Fort Kent has been awarded the Distinguished Service Award. This award is given to individuals who have gone above and beyond in service to UMFK.

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UMFK and St. John Valley Technology Center Develop New Computer Science Credit Agreement
September 16, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce a new articulation agreement with the St. John Valley Technology Center. High school students who successfully complete the Advanced Technologies program at the St. John Valley Technology Center in Frenchville, Maine and who enroll at UMFK will now be starting their pursuit of a college degree with up to 6 college credits already earned.

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UMFK's Rural U Early College Program Offers Free First Semesters of Every Major
September 14, 2021

If you are a high school student in Maine, you can now earn the first semester of every major academic area offered at UMFK for free while still in high school, and you can do so while exploring a career as well. Rural U Workforce is a collection of six early college career exploration pathways: each made up of twelve or more credits that can be taken online while in high school. One additional pathway in forestry is not completely online and requires that high students complete forestry-related programs at their regional career and technical school.

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UMFK Receives $250,000 for Nursing Scholarships
September 13, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of the Eloi and Laurie Pelletier Memorial Scholarship through their generous gift of $250,000.

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UMFK to Hold Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
September 9, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent will soon cut the ribbon on their new Enrollment & Advancement Center. The event is planned for September 17, 2021 at 5:30pm.

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UMFK Professor Awarded Trustee Professorship
September 7, 2021

The University of Maine System Chancellor, Dannel Malloy, has appointed UMFK Professor of Counseling, Shawn Graham, LCPC/CADC, to Trustee Professorship for the 2021-2022 academic year.

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UMFK Nursing Honor Society Inducted New Members and Recognized December Nurse Graduates
August 31, 2021

Twenty-four current University of Maine at Fort Kent nursing students were inducted into the UMFK Nursing Honor Society and forty December 2021 nurse graduates were recognized at a special ceremony held on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 in the Fox Auditorium.

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UMFK hosts Homecoming during the Scarecrow Festival activities September 17-19
August 19, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its annual Homecoming celebration for the weekend of September 17-19, 2021 in Fort Kent.

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