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UMFK Student Support Services Recognized TRiO Students
May 7, 2018

University of Maine at Fort Kent and the TRiO Student Support Services program held their tenth annual recognition banquet on April 25th to honor students involved in the TRiO program. UMFK President Dr. John N. Short provided the welcome address.

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UMFK Names Distinguished Service Award Honoree
April 30, 2018

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that Gregory P. Disy, will be awarded the Distinguished Service Award at UMFK’s 136th commencement ceremony on May 12, 2018. This award is given to individuals who have gone above and beyond in service to UMFK.

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UMFK, UMPI name joint Executive Director of Enrollment Management Northern Maine institutions seek to build stronger partnerships and Maine career pathways among public schools, universities, and regional employers
April 20, 2018

As part of efforts focused around strategic collaborations, officials with Northern Maine’s two public universities have announced the joint appointment of Jason Towers as Executive Director of Enrollment Management for the University of Maine at Fort Kent and the University of Maine at Presque Isle.

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UMFK Honors Earth Day with an Arboretum
April 13, 2018

The University of Maine at Fort Kent’s Fournier Biological Park adjacent to Lonesome Pine Trails is about to become more scenic and educational with the development of an arboretum by the University of Maine at Fort Kent’s Forestry program.

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UMFK Scholars' Symposium to Feature Students' Achievements
April 10, 2018

The University of Maine at Fort Kent’s ninth annual Scholars’ Symposium will take place on Thursday, April 19 and Friday, April 20 on the UMFK campus.  The theme of this year’s event is, “What’s Real, What’s Not: In Search of Truth.”

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UMFK Student to Participate in Prestigious Leadership Program
April 5, 2018

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that nursing student Katelynn Dougherty is one of 28 students to be accepted into the prestigious Maine NEW Leadership program at the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center at the University of Maine. Ms. Dougherty is a third-year nursing student at UMFK.

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Healthcare Innovator Dr. Dora Ann Mills to Give Keynote Address at UMFK Commencement
March 30, 2018

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that Dr. Dora Ann Mills will be the keynote speaker for the 136th commencement ceremony held on May 12, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the UMFK Sports Center.

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UMFK Foundation Announces Broadway Showcase Spring Fundraising Event
March 30, 2018

An event that is shaping up to be the highlight of the spring season, the University of Maine at Fort Kent Foundation will present its thirteenth annual dinner/performance fundraising event on Saturday, April 28, 2018.

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UMFK Alumni Association Sponsoring Craft Beer-Tasting Event
March 23, 2018

The UMFK Alumni Association, in collaboration with Walker’s Pub in Fort Kent, will host Alumni on Tap, a craft beer-tasting event on Saturday, April 14, 2018 from Noon to 4:00 p.m. at Walker’s Pub on Main Street. 

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Fulbright Scholar to Speak on the Impact of Social Media in Elections
March 23, 2018

The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce that Dr. Fanbin Zeng will be giving the presentation, “The Relationship Between Social Media Use and Citizen Participation in the United States,” in Fox Auditorium at 12:30 pm on Thursday, April 19, 2018. This event is free to the public.

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