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Maine School of Science and Mathematics Celebrates 20th Commencement

Maine School of Science and Mathematics Celebrates 20th Commencement

| June 2, 2015

“Celebratory, bubbly, enthusiastic, energized, I’d say are some good words that come to mind when I think about how today feels,” says Executive Director of the Maine School of Science and Mathematics, Luke Shorty. Why is Luke Shorty, the Executive Director of the Maine School of Science and Mathematics so excited? He’s excited because 45 […]

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Graduation Day!

Graduation Day!

| May 16, 2015

Presque Isle, Me – College can be tough, it can be tougher as a nontraditional student. Two graduates this year met those challenges and are excited to that they decided to do it. “I started my family very young, and I decided as they have gotten older it was time for me to do something for […]

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UMPI Online Student Travels More than 1400 Miles to Attend Graduation

UMPI Online Student Travels More than 1400 Miles to Attend Graduation

| May 16, 2014

UMPI student Heather Herbert is on campus for the first time, just in time for graduation on Saturday. That’s because the 43-year-old lives more than 1400 miles away in Cumming Georgia. “We did the first leg up to Virginia and that was about 12 hours and we did the next leg up to Boston and […]

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Community College Trustee to Address NMCC Graduates

Community College Trustee to Address NMCC Graduates

| May 7, 2014

Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) is honored to have Dr. William H. Cassidy as its commencement speaker this year.  Dr. Cassidy is a Trustee of the Maine Community College System and is president emeritus of Washington County Community College (WCCC), Calais.   Dr. Cassidy earned his doctorate in higher education from Nova Southeastern University, Florida […]

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Governor Paul LePage Attends Loring Job Corps Graduation

Governor Paul LePage Attends Loring Job Corps Graduation

| March 24, 2014

Some 40 students from Loring Job Corps got their sheep skins and some sage advice today from Maine Governor Paul LePage. Shawn Cunningham reports. This graduation march is more than pomp and circumstance for these 47 Job Corps students. It’s one dream fulfilled…graduation and the chance to realize so many more dreams when they leave. […]

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