The University of Maine at Fort Kent has received the largest financial gift in its history with the receipt of more than $300,000 from the estate of the late Esther C. Labbee, it has been announced.
"Eclectic Works by Jessica Becker,” a premier exhibit of drawings, will be on display through Friday, August 9 at the University of Maine at Fort Kent's Blake Library Gallery.
The travelling exhibition, From Board to Board: Architecture of Acadian Houses from Early Acadia until the 19th Century, a bilingual exhibition that showcases the Acadian tradition of construction that has been passed down through generations, is on display at the University of Maine at Fort Kent's Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes through the end of the year.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent and the Maine School Administrative District #27 today broke ground on a $4 million biomass project on the site of the former Fort Kent Armory that is expected to save the two institutions more than $4 million in energy costs during the next 10 years.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Summer Theatre, now entering its sixth season, is pleased to announce open auditions for its summer 2013 production of "Macbeth," by William Shakespeare.
A premier exhibition of photographs by University of Maine at Fort Kent student Sarah Englund entitled "Sarah Jean Photography," will be on display in UMFK's Blake Library Gallery through Wednesday, July 3.
Thirty-five awards and 17 scholarships were presented to deserving University of Maine at Fort Kent students at the senior class banquet and awards convocation on Friday, May 17 in the UMFK Sports Center.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent graduating seniors received their degrees at the 131st commencement exercises at the University of Maine at Fort Kent on May 18. University President Wilson G. Hess presided over the ceremony that conferred 148 bachelor degrees and 31 associate degrees.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent's Blake Library Gallery and Therese Provenzano, UMFK Adjunct Visual Art Instructor, will host the fifth annual “Young Artist Exhibition” featuring talented young artists from the St. John Valley public schools. The exhibit will be on display through Thursday, May 30.
Even as the campus prepares to award diplomas to some 180 members of the Class of 2013 this weekend's Commencement, the University of Maine at Fort Kent and its partners at Maine School Administrative District (MSAD) #27 Adult and Community Education are prepping adults for success as future college graduates through the hugely-successful College Access Program (CAP).