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Project>Login and UMFK's Rural U Partner to Launch New Computer Science Course for Maine High School Students
November 13, 2019

In honor of STEAM Week, Project>Login and the University of Maine at Fort Kent’s Rural U Early College Program are excited to announce a new computer science course for the spring 2020 semester. As part of an effort to increase equitable access to more students and reach students in rural parts of Maine, this new computer science course offering will be available to Maine high school students as part of the Rural U Early College program. Students will be able to sign up through their guidance office at their high schools.

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UMFK Students Raise Money for Local Cancer Fund
November 8, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent recently wrapped up the month of October with a “Pink Dance” put on by members of the Student Senate to raise awareness and funds for cancer care.

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UMFK and St. John Valley Technology Center Sign Articulation Agreement
October 21, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Forestry Program and St. John Valley Technology Center (SJVTC) have entered into a unique agreement that will focus on providing graduates of SJVTC’s forestry program the opportunity to achieve a degree in a shortened period of time.  

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UMFK Rises Significantly in Another Prestigious National Ranking of Colleges
October 2, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent has not only made the Washington Monthly’s annual Bachelor’s College Rankings, but has moved up by 21 spots. UMFK was also named 38th out of 250 colleges in the publication’s “Best Bang for the Buck: Northeast” rankings.

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UMFK to Host Open House on October 21st
September 27, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its annual Fall Open House for prospective college-bound students on Monday, October 21st to give everyone a chance to experience campus life.

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UMFK leaps ahead in U.S. News & World Report's 2020 rankings
September 9, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent has been named among the top tier of all north region colleges for the ninth consecutive year, according to the U.S. News & World Report 2020 rankings.

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Maine-Japan international print exchange exhibition to be held at UMFK
August 27, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to host the traveling exhibition, MAPS (Maine-Aomori Printmaking Society), from September 28th through November 2nd in the Blake Library Gallery. The gallery will be open during regular library hours.

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UMFK Blake Library to Feature the Works of Gert Thibodeau
August 15, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent's Blake Gallery is featuring "La Palette de Coul׳Art" a collection of artwork by local artist Gert Thibodeau from August 15 – September 26. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

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New UMFK Professor Earns Federal Recognition
August 13, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that recently hired full-time professor of Public Safety and Criminal Justice, Marilyn Epp, was recently awarded the Investigative Achievement Award by the Department of Justice. Ms. Epp earned this award for her outstanding work on one of her Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) cases before being hired by UMFK.

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UMFK named "Best in the Northeast" by the nationally-recognized The Princeton Review for the Fifteenth Consecutive Year
August 7, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent has once again been named a “Best in the Northeast” college by the prestigious publication, The Princeton Review.

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