Latest News from the University of Maine at Fort Kent
Dr. Robert Dixon, vice president for academic affairs at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, has announced that 448 students were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2014 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.”
In what has become one of the premier events of the year, with hundreds of friends, teammates, professional colleagues, politicians, and dignitaries joining enthusiastic members of the St. John Valley community, the University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its eighth annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and Ceremony on Saturday, March 21 in the University's Sports Center.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Board of Visitors' Business Breakfast Series will present an informational session by the University Maine System Chancellor Dr. James H. Page on Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 a.m. in the Nadeau Hall Conference Room on the UMFK campus.
The Environmental Studies Speaker Series will host a presentation, “High-precision Land-cover-land-use GIS Mapping for Land Potential Assessment Based on High-resolution Aerial, CIR, and LiDAR Data in Agricultural Northern Maine,” by Chunzeng Wang, Ph.D., on Friday, February 27 at 11 a.m. in the Nadeau Hall conference room. The event is free and open to the public.
More than 250 people came out in the freezing weather to see the amazing talent of the students and faculty of the University of Maine at Fort Kent campus and from the community last Saturday at the fourth annual UMFK Alumni Association Talent Show fundraiser.
The Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes of the University of Maine at Fort Kent welcomes the public to attend an “Artist Talk” that Therese L. Provenzano, visual artist and faculty member of UMFK, will give on Thursday, February 12 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. and on Tuesday, February 24 from 6 to 7 p.m.