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6 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Master Gardener Volunteer Training Begins September 2 in Machias

University of Maine Cooperative Extension's Master Gardener Volunteer training begins Tuesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Machias, ME, Washington County, ME, Home Gardening, Home

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bangor Daily News

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Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Penobscot Marine Museum, 40 E. Main St., Searsport, Maine For more information: 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org Make your own fishing weir! The Herring Are In!, a hands-on program about herring fishing with author and teacher Mayra Donnell will engage children in play Wednesday, July 30, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Maine, Penobscot, ME, Searsport, ME, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Manchester, ME

Herald Gazette

River Arts on Route 1 invites the public to an opening reception for...

River Arts on Route 1 invites the public to an opening reception for its newest exhibition, "The Maine Story," Friday, Aug. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition includes 120 works in a wide variety of media by 90 Maine artists, including a number from the Midcoast.

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Related Topix: Maine, Orono, ME, South Thomaston, ME, Thomaston, ME, Liberty, ME

Chronicle.com

Few Hazing Victims See It That Way

Students can describe what constitutes hazing, says Elizabeth J. Allan, an associate professor of higher educational leadership at the U. of Maine at Orono, but there's often a disconnect between defining hazing and recognizing it when it happens to them.

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Related Topix: Ohio State University

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Harbor Times Soup

Build a wind platform at Penobscot Marine Museum

Learn with your child all about the leading edge wind power technology being developed at University of Maine in Orono.

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Related Topix: Penobscot, ME, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Bangor Daily News

Silver is the New Chair of the EMHS Board

Evelyn S. Silver, PhD, a retired senior advisor to the president at the University of Maine, has been elected chair of the EMHS Board of Directors.

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Related Topix: Brewer, ME, Mars Hill, ME, Perry, ME, Washington County, ME, University of New England

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Norwalk Reflector

Ohio State's marching band culture: Innocent fun or abuse?

Nicknames that make you blush. Raunchy jokes. Gay-bashing songs. Marching in underwear.

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Related Topix: Downtown (Washington, DC)

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Statoil Rejection an Epic Error for Maine, U.S.

Recent news about a $2.5 billion investment in England by Statoil, the giant Norwegian energy company, has reminded people that Maine kicked the company out of the state.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, US Politics, Senator Angus King, Norway, ME, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, US Governors, Paul LePage

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Program to recruit international students to University of Maine System falls short of target

A company that recruits international students and brings them to universities in the U.S. and other countries, has brought fewer students than planned to two University of Maine System campuses, according to the system's spokesman.

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Related Topix: University of Southern Maine

Bangor Daily News

The Lo-Down: UMaine's D'Lo Brown opens the show at Unforgiven '98

The Lo-Down is a continuing series from Fill The Steins in which we explore the WWF/E career of the University of Maine's greatest professional wrestler, D'Lo Brown.

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Related Topix: Dwayne Johnson, The Rock

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Toledo Blade

UT's campus is Art on the Mall's palette

A favorite among artists and visitors alike is Art on the Mall, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday in the midst of the University of Toledo's main campus.

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Related Topix: University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, Cleveland, OH

Bangor Daily News

Orono's 'third space' is what makes it special

The "third space" is a place that is not work or home where one spends time. It is one of the most simple yet important concepts of our time.

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Related Topix: Orono, ME, Theater, Arts, Penobscot County, ME, Home Gardening, Home, Opinion

Bradenton.com

UMaine players cited for alcohol in national park

Acadia National Park rangers charged three players with underage drinking at Sand Beach over the weekend.

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Related Topix: Acadia National Park, US National Parks

Ledger-Enquirer.com

UMaine players cited for alcohol in national park

Acadia National Park rangers charged three players with underage drinking at Sand Beach over the weekend.

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Related Topix: Acadia National Park, US National Parks

Bangor Daily News

Intermedia MFA Thesis Exhibition: Desire Lines

Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The University of Maine Intermedia MFA program is proud to present Without Borders XI: Desire Lines, a presentation of thesis works by the class of 2014.

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Related Topix: Orono, ME

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Shop selling gluten-free, vegan treats opens in Brewer church basement

Kelly Thompson cuts the ribbon on her new bakery, The Whole Grain Bakeshop, during a ceremony on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Brewer, ME, Life, Food, Nutrition

Bangor Daily News

University of Maine Museum of Art renews Bangor lease through 2031

The University of Maine Museum of Art, located in the Norumbega Hall building on Harlow Street in downtown Bangor, announced Monday that it has renewed its lease in the building for 17 years, keeping the museum in Bangor through 2031.

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Related Topix: Bangor, ME

Herald Gazette

4-H Farm-to-Fair volunteers needed

Knox and Lincoln Counties 4H Leaders' Association, a program of the University of Maine Cooperative Extension, is currently preparing the 4-H Farm-to-Fair exhibit for its third year at the Union Fair.

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Related Topix: Maine, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Bothell Reporter

Bothell resident on University of Maine spring 2014 dean's list

The University of Maine recognized 2,130 students for achieving dean's list honors in the spring 2014 semester including one student from Bothell, Destin Moag.

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Related Topix: Bothell, WA

Alabama Live

Is the conventional wisdom wrong about political conventions?

About the writer Kyle Whitmire writes political commentary for the Alabama Media Group.

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Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, Opinion

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