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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

| 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

| 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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Class of 2013 Graduation

| May 18, 2013

It’s a big weekend for the Class of 2013… UMPI and NMCC both held their commencement ceremonies on Saturday. News Source 8 Reporter Angela Christoforos went to both of the ceremonies.. And talked to the commencement speakers…

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UMFK Grads Have Least Debt

| January 2, 2013

Two words none of us like to hear…college debt. Many of us work to pay off our education for years after we receive our diploma.¬†Luckily, students at UMFK don’t have to worry as much. The school was just ranked as one of the top colleges in the country that leaves students with the least amount […]

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