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UMFK to reopen spaces to the public
May 27, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that they are beginning to reopen some of their spaces to the public.

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UMFK Nursing Professor Recognized for Contributions to Nursing Education
May 26, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that Dr. Tanya Sleeper has been promoted from associate professor to full professor, an honor many faculty work toward during their career.

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UMFK Nursing Professor Honored with DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award
May 18, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that retiring nursing professor, Dr. Jenny Radsma, was recently honored with the DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award from the DAISY Foundation.

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UMFK Announces Student Annual Awards and Scholarships
May 13, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce their annual student awards and scholarships that were recently presented to both undergraduate students and those who graduated this spring. These awards and scholarships are presented to deserving students for their contributions to campus and their academic achievements.

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UMFK Announces English Program and Rural U Writing Project "Composition Series: LIFE Review"
May 5, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce the launch of a new book series with the printing of the first edition of the Composition Series: LIFE Review.

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UMFK Announces 2021 Virtual Graduation Celebration
April 30, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent will be hosting an online graduation celebration on May 8, 2021 at 10:00am on the UMFK website.

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UMFK Announces 2021 Commencement Speaker & Honorary Degree Recipient
April 9, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that author Kathryn Olmstead will be the keynote speaker for the 139th commencement ceremony held online on May 8, 2021. During the ceremony, Ms. Olmstead will be awarded an honorary degree from UMFK. 

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UMFK Professor of Forestry Named Mollie Beattie Young Forester of the Year
March 31, 2021

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is thrilled to announce that Dr. Nicole Rogers has recently been awarded the Mollie Beattie Young Forester Leadership Award by the New England Society of American Foresters (SAF). The award is presented annually to a member who is under 40 years old at the time of nomination and has shown outstanding leadership in a program or project benefiting the practice of forestry.

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Maine Higher Education Foundation Scholarship Awarded to Searra Herbert
February 25, 2021

The trustees of the Maine Higher Education Assistance Foundation (MeHEAF) are pleased to announce the awarding of a scholarship for $1,000 to Searra Herbert of Caribou, Maine. Searra is third-year business management student at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, where she maintains a high grade-point average.

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UMFK Professor's Works Included in New CD Release
February 11, 2021

University of Maine at Fort Kent Professor of Music and Education, Dr. Scott Brickman has had his compositions included in a new CD release by the music label, Phasma.

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