Tag: University of Maine
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The University of Maine will cut about $10 million from its annual budget and lay off about seven non-faculty employees. Officials said Friday that the cuts will not result in layoffs of any faculty members or the elimination of any academic programs. The Portland Press Herald reports the school will find […]
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The University of Maine System will cut up to 165 jobs in the coming year and the number could grow because of additional cuts that are under consideration, Chancellor James Page told state lawmakers Friday. The university system is already facing a $36 million shortfall but another $9 million could be […]
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Lawmakers and environmental groups are continuing to urge the University of Maine to release details about the offshore wind project proposal. The university says releasing information will put it at a competitive disadvantage and that confidential proposals are the norm. But some say that the high-profile nature of the projects makes […]
A unique agreement tops our news on Wednesday. One that allows some area students to earn a years worth of college credit before they even graduate from high school. News Source 8′s Gina DiPietro has more from the Maine School of Science and Mathematics.