September 22, 2008
The University of Maine at Fort Kent Alumni Association honored three of its own on Saturday evening at the annual Alumni & Friends Banquet in UMFK’s Nowland Hall. Beurmond Banville (’70) a retired journalist and resident of St. Agatha, was honored with the Outstanding Alumni Award; Charles Dow (’94) Maine District Court judge, was the recipient of the Outstanding Young Alumni Award; and John Blanchette (’09) of Fort Kent, received the Outstanding Future Alumni Award.
Shown here following the award ceremony are: (L to R) are: John Blanchette; Beurmond Banville, Charles Dow and UMFK President, Dr. Richard W. Cost.
The elegant Alumni & Friends Banquet brings together alumni and current students, as well as friends of UMFK for a social and a banquet.