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Acquired Brain Injury Advisory Council

Acquired Brain Injury Advisory Council

| September 12, 2013

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 1 million people are affected by cases of traumatic brain injury per year. It’s a growing public health issue that affects people of all ages. Today an Advisory Council that addresses just that was held in Fort Kent on the UMFK Campus. It was a┬áround […]

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UMFK receives large donation

UMFK receives large donation

| July 9, 2013

It’s no surprise that financing higher education in today’s economy can be a challenge… But now students at the University of Maine at Fort Kent have additional resources to apply for; after the University received the LARGEST financial gift in it’s history. News Source 8 Reporter Angela Christoforos has the story…   Interested students can […]

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Ipadagogy Conference

Ipadagogy Conference

| June 26, 2013

There’s no doubt that technology plays a large role in modern life today… And it’s presence in the classroom is increasing as well. A unique conference was held at UMFK Monday through Tuesday to bring teachers together from throughout Maine.. And teach them how to use Ipads as a teaching tool. News Source 8 Reporter […]

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Logger Business Training Seminar Held

Logger Business Training Seminar Held

| May 15, 2013

Loggers and truck drivers in the area took advantage of an opportunity to better their business skills over the past two days. They attended a first of its kind business management training program held at the University of Maine at Fort Kent. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has more.

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Invasive Insect Training Session

Invasive Insect Training Session

| April 26, 2013

Many of us wouldn’t want to spend a large chunk of our day looking at insects, but on Friday folks in Fort Kent did. They were learning about invasive forest insects and what we can do to keep them from eating up our trees. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has more.

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