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Excitement Builds for World Acadian Congress Now Less Than 300 Days Away

| October 24, 2013

The excitement for the upcoming World Acadian Congress continues to build. President of the Maine Regional Coordinating Committee George Dumond gave folks an update on the congress at Thursday morning’s business breakfast at the University of Maine at Fort Kent. “We’re at a point now where the momentum is moving, people are excited, and they’re […]

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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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