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UMPI Professor receives award that the University has never seen before

| November 7, 2013

The first ever Donald and Linda G. Zillman Family Professorship was awarded Thursday November 7th.  The Professorship is awarded to one tenured UMPI faculty member to assist in research and faculty development. Dr. Wang professor of earth and environmental science was the first professor to receive the Zillman Family Professorship award here at UMPI.  The […]

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Medical Monday 11.4.13: Step and Tone To Good Health

| November 5, 2013

Taking STEPS to improve your health. That’s what these people are doing in this STEP and TONE class led by Kelli Marsten. Kelli Marsten is the instructor for Step and Tone at the University of Maine at Presque Isle and says “I might do two minutes on the step or one minute on the step […]

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Where in the World Is Largest Map of Asia? Why in Aroostook County Of Course…

| October 23, 2013

A unique visitor is touring the county over the next week. Local youth are getting a global perspective of the world WITHOUT ever having to leave the county courtesy of a giant map of Asia from the National Geographic Society. Sue Lahti is the Maine Coordinator of the Maine Geographic Alliance, an extention of the traveling […]

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Linda Schott Inaugurated as UMPI’s 11th President

| September 13, 2013

From tiny tots to lifelong learners, the University of Maine at Presque Isle’s Gentile Hall was full of smiling faces for the inauguration of the university’s president, Linda K Schott. Barb Blackstone, Chair of the Faculty Assembly, says “It’s exciting to have a president that’s so engaged with moving us forward..and I think its an opportunity for […]

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Wise Women Exhibit

| September 11, 2013

“I can still remember what it feels like to love with all of my heart”,  These words were spoken by Elva Ezarra.  She is just one of the many women whose photograph is hung at world renowned photographer Jocyce Tenneson’s Wise Women exhibit.. Tenneson says, “all of my portraits really, attempt to show the soul […]

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