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UMFK Alumni Association plans talent show, fundraiser
December 1, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Alumni Association is looking for performers for its fourth annual Talent Show Fundraiser scheduled to take place on Saturday, February 7, 2015 on the University's campus.

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6th Annual "Young Artist Exhibition" on display at the UMFK Blake Library Gallery
November 13, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent's Blake Library Gallery and Thérèse L. Provenzano, UMFK adjunct visual art instructor, will host its sixth annual “Young Artist Exhibition” featuring talented young artists from the St. John Valley public schools. The exhibit will be on display through Tuesday, December 2.

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UMFK is "StormReady"
November 6, 2014

The National Weather Service (NWS) has deemed the University of Maine at Fort Kent as "StormReady."

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UMFK soccer player takes on the world
November 5, 2014

Kimika Forbes, a University of Maine at Fort Kent senior, advances with her Trinidad and Tobago women's national soccer team to the FIFA World Cup fourth place qualifying match against Ecuador this Saturday, November 8, in Ecuador. Due partially to Forbes' attention-grabbing efforts as goalkeeper for the team, Trinidad and Tobago still has the opportunity to become the first Caribbean team to qualify for the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada.

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Designation shows UMFK helps veterans return to civilian life
November 5, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent has always served its veterans and military personnel in order to help the nation's warriors transition to civilian life, and a new accolade from G.I. Jobs, the premiere magazine for returning military personnel, has awarded the UMFK the designation of Military Friendly School for 2015.

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UMFK Environmental Studies Speaker Series topic "Causes of Global Warming"
November 4, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Environmental Studies Speaker Series will host a presentation by Dr. Roland Lebel on Friday, November 14 at 11 a.m. in the Nadeau Hall conference room. The presentation is free and open to the public. The topic of discussion is “Causes of Global Warming – Anthropogenic, Natural, or Both.”

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NSA names UMS a cybersecurity National Center of Excellence
October 30, 2014

The federal government has recognized the University of Maine System (UMS) as one of the nation's premier academic leaders in the area of cybersecurity education.

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UMFK scientist part of team to study fog oasis
October 28, 2014

University of Maine at Fort Kent's newest expert on lichens, Professor Peter Nelson, is part of a team that in April will study the strange organisms in a rare oasis location in the middle of a dry Chilean desert.

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Acadian Kitchen Party October 24 in Fort Kent
October 16, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Alumni Association, in conjunction with the Fort Kent Senior Center Club will host its fourth Acadian Kitchen Party to be held on Friday, October 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Fort Kent Senior Center, located at 20 Pine Street.

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UMFK to use grant to tap into cybersecurity lab
October 8, 2014

In early September, the University of Maine at Fort Kent and the University of Southern Maine learned they had won a $300,461.00 grant to open up a virtual lab that campuses across the state will use to simulate attacks by hackers and test defense strategies to thwart those attacks.

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