Nell Gluckman

Reporter

 

UMaine System faces $90 million deficit by 2020 under current funding plan

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 17, 2014, at 4:04 p.m.
Last year, the system projected it would be $69 million in debt by 2019. Though cuts have since been made on all campuses, the system’s financial challenges continue to grow.
Univeristy of Maine System board of trustees Vice Chairman Gregory G. Johnson picks up his things as students take over a meeting on Monday at USM in Portland.

Protesting USM students, faculty interrupt trustees meeting in Portland

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 17, 2014, at 1:33 p.m.
A black bear sculpture stands guard in front of the south entrance to the University of Maine's Memorial Gym on the Orono campus.

UMaine System’s fiscal problems, proposed graduate school to be addressed at trustees meeting

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 14, 2014, at 5:43 p.m.
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Over 40 employers and training providers were present at a job fair organized for the millworkers who will be laid off from the Bucksport Verso Paper mill in a couple of weeks. The event was held at the Orland Consolidated School Thursday afternoon.

UM-Augusta offers accelerated bachelor’s degree to millworkers affected by Verso closure

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 13, 2014, at 6:07 p.m.

Second virtual charter school approved in Maine

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 13, 2014, at 5:19 p.m.
University of Southern Maine President David Flanagan

USM will consolidate departments, get new vice president for enrollment management

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 13, 2014, at 1:33 p.m.
Joseph McDonnell, USM provost.

USM students in programs that have been cut worry about how they will complete their degrees

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 12, 2014, at 4:55 p.m.

After 45 years, program for nontraditional students at UMaine will close

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 11, 2014, at 8:10 a.m.
U.S. Rep.-elect Bruce Poliquin greets supporters prior to holding a press conference at Oakland House of Pizza on Wednesday. Poliquin won a race over Emily Cain to represent Maine's 2nd Congressional District.

No spoilers: Poliquin cruises to congressional victory over Cain, Richardson

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 05, 2014, at 6:04 p.m.
CAMPAIGN 2014
Bruce Poliquin speaks to supporters at his election night celebration at Dysart's in Bangor Tuesday evening.

Poliquin wins 2nd District race, Cain concedes

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 05, 2014, at 1:12 a.m.
CAMPAIGN 2014
Bruce Poliquin is greated by supporters at his election night celebration at Dysart's on Broadway in Bangor Tuesday evening.

Poliquin holds lead over Cain in 2nd District race

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 04, 2014, at 8:02 p.m.
University of Maine students move into campus Friday to start the 2014 school year.

Report: University of Maine System enrollment down, while Orono and Fort Kent campuses buck trend

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 03, 2014, at 7:04 p.m.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fishermen from sunken Cushing boat

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 02, 2014, at 11:26 a.m.
Firefighters work to douse the remaining pockets of flames at the scene of a fatal fire on Saturday on Noyes Street in Portland .

Cause of fire that killed 5 in Portland still under investigation

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 02, 2014, at 10:37 a.m.
Maine Game Warden Kris MacCabe speaks out on behalf of the Maine Warden Service in opposition of Question 1, a referendum to ban the use of bait, dogs and traps in bear hunting in Maine, in a video produced and posted by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife on Sept. 2, 2014.

Ethics complaint filed against No on 1 campaign

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 01, 2014, at 7:15 p.m.

2 stabbed, taken to hospital after fight in Brewer

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 01, 2014, at 5:52 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
Golda, a pet cockatiel, was reunited with her owner, Bangor resident Jayne Branscombe, on Saturday morning. The bird had been found by Greg Canders about a mile from its home on Friday night.

Pet cockatiel that fled on Halloween reunited with owner in Bangor

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 01, 2014, at 3:31 p.m.
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Portland Fire Chief Jerome LaMoria (center) speaks to the media Saturday confirming five people died in a structure fire on Noyes Street earlier in the day. Police Chief Michael Sauschuck (left) and Mayor Michael Brennan stand on either side.

5 dead, 1 in critical condition in Portland fire

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 01, 2014, at 10:33 a.m.
CAMPAIGN 2014
Democratic state Sen. Emily Cain (left) listens as Republican former State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin makes a comment about her during the 2nd Congressional District debate at the CBS 13 television studios in Portland in mid-October.

Where candidates in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District race stand on key issues

By Nell Gluckman on Nov. 01, 2014, at 5:56 a.m.
Rebecca Wyke

University of Maine System will pursue a plan to give central office more control of budgets

By Nell Gluckman on Oct. 31, 2014, at 8:09 p.m.