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Acadian Archives acadiennes at UMFK to host book launch and reading of "The Ancestors and Descendants of Daniel F. Thibodeau and Rebecca Jandreau"
March 9, 2020

The Acadian Archives acadiennes of the University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to host a book launch and reading by Maine author Dana Murch of “The Ancestors and Descendants of Daniel F. Thibodeau and Rebecca Jandreau” on Thursday, March 26th at 2 p.m. The event is open to the public and refreshments will be served.

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UMFK's Rural U Program Collaborates to Open Career Pathways for Young Mainers
March 6, 2020

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce the endorsement of their Principles of Coaching class by the Maine Recreation & Parks Association.

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UMFK, UMPI acquire 3D anatomy tables for Nursing Program
February 28, 2020

Students in the University of Maine at Fort Kent Nursing program, both on the Fort Kent campus and at the University of Maine at Presque Isle, have a high-tech new way to learn about human anatomy with the universities’ acquisition of two state-of-the art Anatomage tables. These tables, used by the world’s top medical schools and hospitals and featured by TEDTalks and PBS, are described as the most technologically advanced 3D visualization systems for anatomy and physiology education.

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UMFK BOV to host Business Breakfast on March 24
February 21, 2020

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Board of Visitors is encouraging the public to attend a Business Breakfast that will take place on Tuesday, March 24 at 7:30 a.m. in the Nadeau Hall conference room on the UMFK campus.

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UMFK Professor's Work Featured at Multiple European Music Festivals
February 14, 2020

University of Maine at Fort Kent Professor of Music and Education, Dr. Scott Brickman has had a variety of professional activities materialize this year.

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UMFK to host regional round for National Spelling Bee
January 29, 2020

Young wordsmiths will test their skills next month when the University of Maine at Fort Kent’s Office of Community Education hosts the Northern District (Aroostook County) Scripps National Spelling Bee competition for middle school students on Thursday, February 27th at 6:30 p.m. in the Nadeau Hall Conference Room (in case of inclement weather on the 27th, the competition will be held Friday, February 28th at 6:30 in Nadeau Hall).

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UMFK students named to the Fall 2019 Dean's List
January 21, 2020

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is proud to announce their Dean’s List for the fall 2019 semester. This list includes full-time and part-time students.

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"Creativity is Innovation" Art Exhibition Supports Educational Model 'Life at UMFK'
December 10, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Blake Library Gallery is featuring the work of students in Thérèse L. Provenzano’s Art 200 Fundamentals of Art-Drawing class and Art 451 Painting class. The exhibition will be on display through Wednesday, December 18th.

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UMFK Professor of Music Returns from European Tour
November 27, 2019

University of Maine at Fort Kent Professor of Music and Education, Dr. Scott Brickman, recently returned from Europe where two of his newest compositions premiered. On October 31 at the Church of Mary Magdalene in L’viv, Ukraine, Brickman’s Dies Irae, a portion of the Roman Catholic Requiem Mass, was performed by soprano soloist Christina Makar, with Ferdinando Nazzaro conducting the Sacrarium Chorus and Lemberg Sinfonietta. This is the third such work of Brickman’s that Ms. Makar has sang since December, 2018.

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UMFK receives Grant from Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation to Enhance Safety
November 26, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is proud to announce they were recently awarded a $5,000 grant from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation to purchase four new Automated External Defibrillators (AED) to place throughout campus.

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