Selected by the University of Maine at Fort Kent's Arts and Sciences English program, writer Sarah Creech is UMFK's sixth Waneta T. Blake Visiting Professor. According to UMFK Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing, Geraldine Cannon Becker, “Sarah was chosen because she is well-known in the creative writing field. I also have a personal connection to her, as she is a former student of mine.”
The University of Maine at Fort Kent and the University of Maine at Machias announce they are piloting a new, online Early College partnership. This pilot brings together two University of Maine System campuses in collaboration to expand the number of course choices for Early College students throughout the state of Maine.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Blake Library Gallery will feature Invent and Observe, the works of students in Therese L. Provenzano's Art 200: Fundamentals of Art-Drawing class. The exhibition will be on display through Tuesday, April 26.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its annual “Earth Day - Every Day,” on Friday, April 15 at the Sports Center from 12:30 to 2:10 p.m.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host a panel discussion on traumatic brain injury on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 from 6 to 9 p.m. at UMFK's Fox Auditorium. The presentation is free and the public is encouraged to attend.
The evening event will begin with a presentation by keynote speaker, Dr. Peter Keebler, from Eastern Maine Medical Center.
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 eleventh annual dinner/performance fundraising event on Saturday, April 16, 2016, beginning at 5:00 p.m. Natives of Maine, The Mallett Brothers Band will provide this year's entertainment.