The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its annual “Sucrerie” on Thursday, March 21 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nowland Hall.
Michelle Hersey, a licensed Maine professional engineer and certified geologist, will speak on Environmental Consulting in Aroostook County as part of the University of Maine at Fort Kent's Environmental Speakers on Friday, March 15 at 11 a.m. in the Nadeau Hall Teleconference Room. The talk is free and open to the general public.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Foundation will present its annual dinner/performance fundraising event on Saturday, April 13, 2013 beginning at 5 p.m. This year's musical entertainment will be provided by jazz singer, Ms. Vicki Burns, of New York City.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Student Nurses Organization (SNO) will host a Polar Bear 5K Run/Walk Race on Saturday, March 16, 2013. Race time is 10 a.m.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Presidential Series committee will present the award-winning poet and Fort Kent native, Dr. Connie Voisine, as its guest speaker on Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m. in the Nadeau Hall Teleconference Room.
Dr. Rachel E. Albert, vice president for academic affairs at the University of Maine at Fort Kent has announced that 328 students were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2012 semester.
Students attaining the honor must be degree candidates, enrolled as a full-time student or a part-time student, and must maintain a 3.20 grade point average on a 4.0 scale for the semester with no grades below a “C.”
The University of Maine at Fort Kent will offer seven, credit-bearing online courses beginning Monday, March 18. All courses are eight weeks in length.
Courses offered during the March session include: nursing, music, history, speech, coaching, education, earth science, and information technology.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent's Center for Rural Sustainable Development will hold an informational meeting for area farmers on biograss farming in northern Maine on Monday, February 25, at 6:30 p.m. in UMFK's Nadeau Hall Teleconference Room.
University of Maine System Chancellor, Dr. James H. Page, has appointed University of Maine at Fort Kent Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, Dr. Kimberly M. Borges-Therien, to a UMS Trustee Professorship for the 2013-14 academic year.