August 18, 2008
University of Maine at Fort Kent President, Dr. Richard W. Cost, attended the 99th birthday celebration of Mrs. Genevieve Bouchard. The celebration was held at Crosswinds, her place of residency, on Sunday, August 10 with family and friends in attendance. Mrs. Bouchard is a member of the Class of 1926 of the Madawaska Training School, a predecessor institution of UMFK. She is the current honoree and holder of UMFK’s Gold Cane.