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UMFK BOV to host Business Breakfast on March 24

Community Author: Kerri Watson-Blaisdell
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FORT KENT — The University of Maine at Fort Kent Board of Visitors is encouraging the public to attend a Business Breakfast that will take place at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 24 in the Nadeau Hall conference room on the UMFK campus.

The breakfast will feature University of Maine System Chancellor Dannel Malloy.  Chancellor Malloy will speak about unified accreditation in the University of Maine System.  Recently the UMS Board of Trustees approved moving ahead with a system-wide, unified accreditation from the New England Commission of Higher Education.  Malloy will share what that means for the system and for individual campuses like UMFK.

In addition, Chancellor Malloy will also address the importance of student retention and success and will discuss UMS efforts in that area.

Tickets for the breakfast are $10 and can be purchased by credit card at umfk.edu/conferences/business-breakfast/.

Deadline for registration is Tuesday, March 17.

Please contact the University Relations Office at 207-834-7557 for more information.