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UMaine Alumnus Creates Fund for Maine 4-H Poultry Projects

January 16th, 2018

L to r: Professor Emeritus of Animal, Veterinary and Aquatic Sciences Robert O. Hawes, Frankie Bozzino from Winterport, holding a Cochin Bantam that Bob had given him as a chick and Alice McKinstry Hawes Dr. Robert O. Hawes and his wife, Alice, recently created an endowed fund at the University of Maine Foundation to support… Read more »

Foundation honors donors with reception

January 10th, 2018

The Speech Therapy Telepractice Program at the University of Maine has provided support and experience for students who study communications sciences & disorders. Led by Dr. Judy Walker, the Telepractice Program offers students opportunities for hands-on learning with clients in the Orono and greater Bangor areas. In August 2017, the Telepractice Program was awarded a generous… Read more »

Kassidy Seeley – Class of 2018

January 2nd, 2018

Hailing from Jonesboro, Maine, Kassidy Seeley is a senior Communications Sciences and Disorders major. Kassidy is incredibly grateful for the Class of 1996 Scholarship, which she receives. “I am very fortunate that foundations and programs, such as the Class of 1996 Scholarship, exist to help students like myself in their academic endeavors.”   Kassidy has… Read more »

Austin Steward – Class of 2019

December 15th, 2017

  Austin Steward is a Junior from Colebrook, New Hampshire and he is a recipient of the the Class of 1952 Scholarship. Austin’s family’s UMaine legacy began with the Class of 1952. “[The Class of 1952] was my grandfather’s class…I got to meet the class members before I came and I was invited to [1952’s]… Read more »

Emily Doyon – Class of 2017

November 8th, 2017

  Emily Doyon graduated in May of 2017 with a degree in Chemical Engineering. While studying at UMaine, Emily was the proud recipient of the Henry H. Fogler and Mary Moynihan Fogler ’43 Scholarship. “Scholarships from generous alumni and friends…have made it possible for me to pursue my [degree at UMaine].” Originally from Biddeford, Maine,… Read more »

Spenciner Lab named for generous donors

November 8th, 2017

Before fourth-year Engineering Physics majors can graduate from the University of Maine, they must first complete a senior capstone project. These capstone projects require hours of lab work and dedication to create a project that will be on-par with engineering foreground, and due to a generous gift from a UMaine donor, now there is a space… Read more »

Thomas Colfer – Class of 2020

October 12th, 2017

Thomas Colfer is a sophomore Engineering Physics major from West Gardiner, Maine and is a recipient of the Mary Mincher Talbot Scholarship. Thomas, like many students today, is balancing a full-time course load while also having a family. Like all students who are awarded scholarships, he is immensely grateful for the generous philanthropy of others…. Read more »

Brandon Richards – Class of 2019

September 6th, 2017

Brandon Richards is a recipient of the Class of 1944 Music Scholarship. Music has long been an integral part of Brandon Richards’ life. Growing up in Belfast, Maine, Brandon first picked up a trumpet in the 5th grade, but also has enjoyed playing other musical instruments such as guitar and piano. So, it is no… Read more »

Maine Hello 2017

August 18th, 2017

The University of Maine campus is preparing to welcome its’ largest incoming freshman class in university history. On Maine Hello day this year, over 2,500 students are expected to be moving into their homes for the academic year. As a UMaine tradition, many alumni from the area participate in the festivities of the day, along… Read more »

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Humanities Center named for generous donors

August 3rd, 2017

The University of Maine Humanities Center has a new name, reflecting the generous support of Clement McGillicuddy ’64 and his wife Linda of Hobe Sound, Florida and Northeast Harbor, Maine. The McGillicuddys support the Humanities Center through a fund they established at the University of Maine Foundation. The two met in New York City while… Read more »