Latest News from the University of Maine at Fort Kent
The University of Maine at Fort Kent presented the Floyd 'Red' Powell Award on March 21 to Dr. R. Paul Johnson, a former hockey player and lifelong surgeon who was the “doctor on call” in a time before athletic trainers were on the sports field.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Arts and Science's English program selected Poet Mike James as the fifth Waneta T. Blake Visiting Professor. James will read excerpts from his work on Wednesday, April 15 at 7 p.m. at the UMFK's Nadeau Hall conference room. The event is free and open to the public.
Most people think of the stuff that makes up the surface of the Earth as just dirt, but it is much more. The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host a presentation by Maine's most northerly soil scientist and environmental specialist on Friday, April 17 at 11 a.m. in Nadeau Hall conference room.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent inducted four new members into the Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2015 at a memorable ceremony and dinner held on Saturday, March 21 on the UMFK campus.
With the promise of renewal in the air as winter loses its grip on the St. John Valley, the University of Maine at Fort Kent Student Nurses Organization (SNO) announced it will host a community health fair, “Spring into Health,” on Friday, April 10, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the UMFK Sports Center.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent announced on March 24 it has formed a new advisory council for its behavioral and social science programs in order to enhance the connections between the university and organizations in the region that provide health services.