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UMFK to host its annual "Sucrerie" on March 21
March 8, 2013

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.

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UMFK Environmental Speakers Series Present Professional Engineer and Geologist, Michelle Hersey
March 7, 2013

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.

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UMFK FOUNDATION'S ANNUAL DINNER/PERFORMANCE FEATURING VICKI BURNS IS SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 13
March 6, 2013

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.

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UMFK SNO to host Polar Bear 5K on March 1
February 28, 2013

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.

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UMFK Presidential Lecture Series to present poet Connie Voisine
February 25, 2013

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.

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UMFK students named to the fall 2012 Dean's List
February 22, 2013

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.”

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UMFK To Offer Online Courses During March Session
February 22, 2013

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.

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UMFK's Center for Rural Sustainable Development to hold Informational Meeting on Biograss Farming
February 20, 2013

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.

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UMFK's Dr. Kimberly Borges-Therien named to Trustee Professorship
February 20, 2013

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.

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TRiO Works in Aroostook County
February 20, 2013

For thousands of students from low-income families who strive to be the first in their family to attend and graduate from college, federally-funded programs called TRiO are making a world of difference in Maine.

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