Organizers of the 2015 UMFK's Fiddlers' Jamboree have put out a call to area musicians and entertainers to participate in the largest jam session and house party, which has been held annually on the University of Maine at Fort Kent campus.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent's Blake Library Gallery is featuring, Drawings and Paintings Interpreted the work of students in Therese L. Provenzano's Art 200 Fundamentals of Art-Drawing class. The exhibition will be on display through January 12.
Program leaders have selected University of Maine at Fort Kent Associate Professor of Electronic Commerce, Anthony Gauvin, to serve on the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR) Rural and Community Development (CRD) panel for a second year.
The Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes of the University of Maine at Fort Kent will feature Buckwheat, a solo exhibition of en plein air pastel paintings by UMFK's Adjunct Visual Arts Instructor, Therese L. Provenzano. En plein air is a French expression that describes an activity “in the open air.”
An alumna from the University of Maine at Fort Kent will lead the University of Maine at Machias, according to press release from the office of University of Maine System Chancellor James H. Page on December 12.
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.
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.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has deemed the University of Maine at Fort Kent as "StormReady."
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.
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.