ORONO — The annual 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Celebration, co-sponsored by Greater Bangor Area NAACP and University of Maine Division of Student Life, scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, at Wells Conference Center on the UMaine campus, has been postponed due to the predicted snow storm. Organizers are working to reschedule it for a later date. Ticket holders will receive refunds. For information, contact Robert Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 581-1437.
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The University of Maine, founded in Orono in 1865, is the state’s land grant and sea grant university. As Maine’s flagship public university, UMaine has a statewide mission of teaching, research and economic development, and community service. UMaine is among the most comprehensive higher education institutions in the Northeast and attracts students from Maine and 49 other states, and 62 countries. It currently enrolls 11,404 total undergraduate and graduate students who can directly participate in groundbreaking research working with world-class scholars. UMaine offers more than 100 degree programs through which students can earn graduate certificates, master’s, doctoral or professional science master’s degrees. The university promotes environmental stewardship, with substantial efforts campuswide aimed at conserving energy, recycling and adhering to green building standards in new construction. For more information about UMaine, visit umaine.edu.