Dr. Rachel E. Albert, vice president for academic affairs at University of Maine at Fort Kent has announced that 312 students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2009 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.”
“On behalf of the faculty and staff at the University of Maine at Fort Kent kudos and congratulations on your recent academic achievement! Because of your outstanding academic performance, I’m pleased to include your name on the Dean’s List for the fall semester of 2009. You represent the top student achievers. Most often, students who reflect this level of dedication to their studies become future leaders. I encourage you to continue with the same degree of intensity, concentration, and engagement in your studies, which has enabled you to be successful. The UMFK family is proud of your achievements and wishes you the best of continued student success,” said Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Rachel E. Albert.
Included on the Dean’s List are 33 students who attained a perfect 4.0 average.
UMFK is situated at the center of Acadian history and culture in rural northern Maine. The regional baccalaureate university within the University of Maine System serves 1,100 students, mostly from Maine but with a considerable number of international students, including 115 Canadian students.
The community of Fort Kent has a population of 4,200 and is situated in the St. John River Valley. The people of the valley are largely descended from the French-Acadians and French-Canadians.
EDITOR’S NOTE: Please refer to attached lists for students from your area. (One list for full-time students and one for part-time students.)