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UMFK Professor of Music Returns from European Tour
April 16, 2019

University of Maine at Fort Kent Professor of Music and Education, Dr. Scott Brickman, recently returned from Europe, where he had his orchestral composition Restoration recorded by the Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Jiri Petrdlik on February 28. The recording was made possible by a University of Maine System Trustee Professorship Grant, of which, Brickman was UMFK’s recipient of for the Academic Year 2018-19. The recording will be archived and prepared for a future commercial release by Parma Recordings.

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UMFK to host annual "Earth Day - Every Day"
April 12, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its annual “Earth Day - Every Day” on Friday, April 26 at the Sports Center from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Approximately 60 first-graders from the Fort Kent Elementary School will attend sessions on topics such as ecology, environmental science, forestry, and biology.

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UMFK Scholars' Symposium to Feature Students' Achievements
April 8, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent’s tenth annual Scholars’ Symposium will take place on Tuesday, April 30th and Wednesday, May 1st on the UMFK campus.  The theme of this year’s event is, “Live LIFE: Your Voice, Your Success.”

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Memoir Writing Talk and Workshop by Maine author Elizabeth Peavey on April 30th
April 3, 2019

On Tuesday, April 30, 2019 celebrated Maine author, Elizabeth Peavey, will present a memoir-writing talk and workshop on the University of Maine at Fort Kent campus at the Grindle conference room from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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UMFK's Theater Troupe Presents "To Kill a Mockingbird"
April 2, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent’s Theater Troupe will present, ‘To Kill a Mockingbird,” based on the book by the same name by Harper Lee. The performance will run from Thursday, April 11 to Saturday, April 13, with evening shows at 7:00 pm and a matinee on Saturday at 1:00 pm.

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UMFK Foundation Announces Spring Fundraising Event
March 29, 2019

The University of Maine at Fort Kent’s Foundation is pleased to announce their fourteenth annual dinner/performance fundraising event, featuring the Elton John tribute ensemble, Yellow Brick Road. The event will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2019.

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