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Student Nurses Organization to host community health and wellness fair April 18
April 1, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Student Nurses Organization (SNO) will host a community health and wellness fair on Friday, April 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the UMFK Sports Center.

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Singer of Enigmatic North will perform at UMFK coffee house
March 31, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Student Activities will host a coffee house featuring singer/songwriter Daniel Morin, of Enigmatic North, on Wednesday, April 9 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Bengal's Lair.

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UMFK'S HOBBINS SELECTED TO PARTAKE IN TWO-YEAR GEOSPATIAL EDUCATION AND TECHNOLOGY GRANT PROGRAM
March 31, 2014

University of Maine at Fort Kent Professor of Forestry and Environmental Studies Dave Hobbins has been selected as one of only 18 faculty, nationwide, to participate in an Integrated Geospatial Education and Technology Training (iGETT) grant. The grant is awarded by the National Council for Geographic Education with funding from the National Science Foundation and with the support of NASA.

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Fraternity to host run on April 26
March 18, 2014

Rho chapter Kappa Delta Phi fraternity will host a color run on Saturday, April 26, at 11 a.m. at the 10th Mountain lodge in Fort Kent.

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Acadian Archives acadiennes hosted workshop for Valley teachers
March 12, 2014

Lise Pelletier, director of the Acadian Archives acadiennes at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, taught the history of Acadians and of the St. John Valley at a training workshop for local teachers. The workshop was held at the Archives on Friday, March 7, 2014.

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UMFK students named to the fall 2013 Dean's List
March 10, 2014

Dr. Robert Dixon, vice president for academic affairs at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, has announced that 302 students were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2013 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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Dr. Mark Richard to present at the UMFK Presidential Lecture Series
March 7, 2014

Noted scholar Dr. Mark Richard will appear at the University of Maine at Fort Kent annual Presidential Lecture Series on Thursday, March 20 at 7 p.m. in Fox Auditorium to discuss his book Loyal but French: The Negotiation of Identity by French-Canadian Descendants in the United States. The presentation is free and open to the public.

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UMFK to host its annual "Sucrerie" on March 20
March 5, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its annual “Sucrerie” on Thursday, March 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nowland Hall.

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UMFK'S FORBES EARNS SPOT ON BOSTON BREAKERS' WOMEN'S SOCCER RESERVE TEAM
March 4, 2014

University of Maine at Fort Kent senior, Kimika Forbes, goalkeeper on the USCAA National Champion Lady Bengals soccer team, has earned a spot on the Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) Boston Breakers reserve team.

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UMFK, MSAD #27 CELEBRATE FIRST FIRING OF BIOMASS PLANT
February 28, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent, the Maine School Administrative District #27, along with their friends and benefactors, cut a ribbon today, marking a significant milestone in the construction and operation of the $5.5 million Pleasant Street Academy Biomass Project.

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