The University of Maine at Fort Kent is excited to announce that Dr. Steven D. Gammon of Billings, Montana has accepted the position of vice president for academic affairs. Dr. Gammon begins his responsibilities at UMFK on July 1.
“Regardless of our individual work roles and responsibilities, we can all work together in our rural communities to commit to health promotion and wellness as a priority in all that we do to make Aroostook County the healthiest district in the state,” stated Dr. Rachel E. Albert, UMFK Nursing Professor.
Dr. Albert, who chairs the Aroostook District Coordinating Council (DCC) for Public Health, works with Stacy Boucher, Maine Center for Disease Control (CDC) District Liaison, a steering committee, and DCC colleagues to lead, promote, and build upon a culture of public health in Aroostook County.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Summer Theatre, now entering its ninth season, is pleased to announce open auditions for its summer 2016 production of “The Miser,” by Molière.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent's Blake Library Galley is featuring exhibit "Canada Geese: A Closer Look” by New England photographer Rachel Krebs. The exhibit will be on display through the months of June and July 2016.
The University of Maine, Fort Kent's Blake Library Gallery and Thérèse L. Provenzano, UMFK Adjunct Visual Art Instructor, will host its seventh annual “Young Artist Exhibition” featuring talented young artists from the St. John Valley public schools. The exhibit will be on display through Wednesday, June 1.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Nursing Division and Allied Health faculty, staff, and administrators hosted a forum to discuss the healthcare workforce needs in Aroostook County on Thursday, May 19 in the Nadeau Hall teleconference room.
Fort Kent - The University of Maine at Fort Kent graduating seniors received their degrees at the 134th commencement exercises held at UMFK on May 14. University President John N. Short presided over the ceremony that conferred 191 baccalaureate degrees and 27 associate degrees.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Board of Visitors is encouraging the public to attend a Business Breakfast featuring guest speaker, Eliot Cutler. The breakfast will take place on Wednesday, June 1, at 7:30 a.m. in the Nadeau Hall conference room on the UMFK campus.
The TRIO, Student Support Services Program, at the University of Maine at Fort Kent held its eighth annual recognition banquet on April 28, to honor students involved in the TRIO program. UMFK Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs Tanya Sleeper provided the welcome address.