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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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PI Fish & Game Club Sportsman Show

PI Fish & Game Club Sportsman Show

| March 24, 2015

The Annual Presque Isle Fish & Game Club Sportsman’s Show at Gentile Hall on the campus of the University of Maine-Presque Isle.

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Developing a Proficiency-Based Learning System in the County

Developing a Proficiency-Based Learning System in the County

| September 15, 2014

“Schools across Maine are really changing education to better meet the needs of students,” says the Co-Chair of Maine Customized Learning, Linda Laughlin. 16 school districts in the County came together to learn about the proficiency-based model of education. “Proficiency-based really means that we’re going to identify a common set of learning expectations for students […]

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The University of Maine at Presque Isle Receives a MAJOR Gift

The University of Maine at Presque Isle Receives a MAJOR Gift

| September 5, 2014

Exciting news for the University of Maine at Presque Isle. They have received a major gift that will allow them to continue promoting cultural arts in Aroostook County. The gift includes this 75 acre woodlot and this sugar house. “This gift is going to provide us the opportunity to concentrate on one of two things. […]

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A Very Colorful Event Will Take Place in Presque Isle

A Very Colorful Event Will Take Place in Presque Isle

| August 25, 2014

“You can walk, run, crawl, ¬†jitterbug, you can do whatever you want on this course. It’s essentially here for everybody to have fun,” says Color Run Co-Director, Heather Sincavage.” Sincavage is talking about the Color Run Presque Isle 5K, and it’s back for a second year. It’s a collaborative effort by Wintergreen Arts Center and […]

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