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UMFK Volleyball Finding Success on the Court

| October 11, 2013

They practice 5 days a week– you can say the University of Maine-Fort Kent volleyball players are both dedicated and determined… Especially since they entered this season working to build a program that wasn’t around last year. “The girls have come together well and have communicated together well, and I’m really proud of them because […]

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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

| 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

| 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

| 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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