UMaine athletics director Abbott to speak at MCI

By Alex Barber, BDN Staff
Posted Dec. 27, 2011, at 6:05 p.m.

PITTSFIELD, Maine — University of Maine Athletics Director Steve Abbott will speak at Maine Central Institute’s Parks Gymnasium at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, as part of the school’s Patterson Lecture Series.

Abbott served as chief of staff for U.S. Sen. Susan Collins from 1997 to 2009 and ran for governor of Maine in 2010. The talk will correspond with this year’s school theme of “Leadership: Service to and Sacrifice for Others.”

The event is free and open to the public.

For information, call 487-5915.

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