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About 1,000 students participated in the ninth annual Maine Learning Technology Initiative Student Conference at the University of Maine in Orono.
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Laptop program hasn’t closed technology skills gap for rural schools

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Geography and school funding have made using that technology a lot more difficult for many rural schools.
Greg King and his husband Kyffin Dolliver at their Morrill farm. The couple own and operate Morrill Century Farm, where they raise mixed vegetables, laying hens, pigs and cattle.  Dolliver works on the farm full time, but King works off the farm and is attending nursing school.
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LGBT farmers find opportunity, adversity in rural Maine

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In small, rural Maine towns, social change has been slower to take hold. That’s not an accident, according to sociologist Isaac Leslie, who studies queer farming and rural heterosexism. He said the mainstream LGBT movement of the past half-century has been far too focused on cities.
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Derba named UMaine baseball coach

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The ‘interim’ has been dropped from Nick Derba’s title.

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Greg King and his husband Kyffin Dolliver at their Morrill farm. The couple own and operate Morrill Century Farm, where they raise mixed vegetables, laying hens, pigs and cattle.  Dolliver works on the farm full time, but King works off the farm and is attending nursing school.
Homestead

LGBT farmers find opportunity, adversity in rural Maine

In small, rural Maine towns, social change has been slower to take hold. That’s not an accident, according to sociologist Isaac Leslie, who studies queer farming and rural heterosexism. He said the mainstream LGBT movement of the past half-century has been far too focused on cities.

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