Stories about University of Maine

Susan Dench

Democrats reject LePage’s nomination of Susan Dench for UMaine board of trustees

By Christopher Cousins on Sept. 26, 2014, at 1:36 p.m.
University of Maine students march from the Memorial Gym Field House to Alfond Arena, site of their commencement, at the University of Maine in Orono.

Four Maine colleges make Washington Monthly’s ‘Best Bang for the Buck’ list

By Nell Gluckman on Aug. 25, 2014, at 3:42 p.m.
Former player and coach at the University of Maine Cindy Blodgett is joining Boston University women's basketball coaching staff.

Blodgett joins Boston University women’s basketball staff

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 25, 2014, at 2:55 p.m.
Geaghan's Restaurant & Pub owner Peter Geaghan said he has noticed an increase in the number of patrons from out of state since the Waterfront Concerts started.

Study: Waterfront Concerts drew $17.5M to Bangor area last year

By Nick McCrea on June 24, 2014, at 7:47 p.m.

Former U.S. Merchant Marine Academy coach takes Maine Maritime men’s basketball post

on June 18, 2014, at 4:17 p.m.

Network commissions economic study of conservation Down East

By Tim Cox on June 18, 2014, at 3:33 p.m.
University of Maine pitcher Tommy Lawrence

Pitcher Lawrence among 2014 UMaine baseball players hoping for ‘the call’

By Pete Warner on June 06, 2014, at 12:46 p.m.
Dan Demeritt

University system waived search process to hire former LePage spokesman for public affairs position

By Nell Gluckman on June 06, 2014, at 10:53 a.m.
The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority has received federal funds to redevelop this building, a former maintenance facility on what was the Brunswick Naval Air Station in Brunswick, into a small-business incubator and technology accelerator for advanced manufacturing companies.

Feds award $2 million to create high-tech manufacturing hub in Brunswick

By Whit Richardson on Oct. 22, 2013, at 2 p.m.
Rep. Kenneth Fredette, R-Newport

Legislature passes energy measure, bill to allow UMaine to compete for wind power project

By Scott Thistle on June 27, 2013, at 12:20 a.m.
University of Maine freshmen Shelby Rider (left) and Justin Kemp (right) watch therapy dog Atticus show off his one-and-only trick, the handshake, in Fogler Library on UMaine's campus on Wednesday. Therapy dogs were available to students who needed a stress relief from final exams. "During finals time we're all stressed — and having pets around, they just make everything happy," said Rider. "They should do it during every finals week."

Volunteer dogs help UMaine students relax, relieve stress of final exams

By Nick McCrea on May 01, 2013, at 8:50 p.m.

University of Maine System ‘rainy day’ money well short of $177 million, most already assigned to campus projects, officials say

By Nick McCrea on April 27, 2013, at 6:41 p.m.
Graffiti can be seen Sunday on the walls of the McNeilly Lobby in the Class of 1944 Hall at the University of Maine campus in Orono.

Graffiti vandals strike four buildings on University of Maine campus

By Nick McCrea on April 21, 2013, at 6:35 p.m.

Fire crews respond to roof fire at UMaine’s Hilltop Commons

By Dawn Gagnon on April 19, 2013, at 8:49 p.m.
The University of Maine baseball team took advantage of warm weather and practiced outside on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.

First-place UMaine baseball team seeks consistency early in America East season

By Pete Warner on April 02, 2013, at 1:16 p.m.

University of Maine’s Memorial Union evacuated briefly after kitchen fire

By Nick McCrea on March 19, 2013, at 11:11 a.m.

Driver of bus carrying UMaine women’s basketball team listed in good condition

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 28, 2013, at 12:44 p.m.

Project linking UMaine students with IT employers launches first events

By Nick McCrea on Feb. 25, 2013, at 12:19 p.m.

Firefighters extinguish papers left on wood drying oven at UMaine

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Feb. 20, 2013, at 11:08 a.m.

Despite ‘low probability’ of success, offshore wind project could be Maine’s ‘bonanza,’ PUC chairman says

By Matthew Stone on Feb. 12, 2013, at 5:47 p.m.