Education

 

HERMON HAWK BATTALION HOSTS CHARITY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

By Tayler Magliozzi on May 26, 2017, at 11 a.m.

Thomas College Continues Success in Supporting Students and Providing Leadership Opportunities Through Re-certification of Peer Tutor Program

By MacKenzie Riley on May 26, 2017, at 10:54 a.m.
Tenth Grade Trekkers Cooking al Fresco in Colorado

Flatbread Pizza Benefit for Trekkers, June 13 from 5 – 9 pm

By Shari Closter on May 26, 2017, at 9:46 a.m.

Husson Symposium on Ethics: “Atheists, Agnostics, and People of Faith”

By cguthrie on May 26, 2017, at 8:38 a.m.
Bangor High School students had an assignment to document the election as it happened, Nov. 8, 2016.

What you need to know about the vote over Bangor’s school budget

By Danielle McLean on May 26, 2017, at 6:21 a.m.
The city council on Monday approved the proposed $45.2 million Bangor Public Schools fiscal year 2018 budget.

→Summer Reading Kick-Off Party!

By swhplibrary on May 25, 2017, at 3:12 p.m.

How to Improve Your Financial Situation

By swhplibrary on May 25, 2017, at 3:09 p.m.

Coastal Senior College Annual Luncheon Features Sumner McKane

By Rochelle Swazey on May 25, 2017, at 3:05 p.m.

Booktalk/Signing with Bruce Robert Coffin

By Lee McCartin on May 25, 2017, at 2:40 p.m.

New Executive Director for Hurricane Island Center for Science & LEadership

By Julie Slade on May 25, 2017, at 12:10 p.m.

Sunday One-Day Workshop: Resonate with Color

By Artascope at bec on May 25, 2017, at 11:23 a.m.

Teen banned from graduation ‘not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral’

By Joe Heim, The Washington Post on May 25, 2017, at 6:59 a.m.
A small Christian school in western Maryland is not backing down from its decision to ban a pregnant senior from walking at graduation next week.
University of Maine at Presque Isle

DeVos reconsidering $624,000 in grant applications for UMPI program

By Jen Lynds on May 24, 2017, at 5:22 p.m.
Federal funding for the UMPI Upward Bound program, which would have benefitted an estimated 960 students over the next five years, had been rejected because of line-spacing errors on two of the 65 pages in the applications.
A reading lesson adorns the wall in Kimberly Marsh's first grade classroom at Portland's Longfellow Elementary School.

LePage’s push for statewide teachers contract fails its first test

By Christopher Cousins on May 24, 2017, at 10:01 a.m.
Democrats have drawn a line in the sand that could doom the proposal.
Chase Finkle

Maine Connections Academy Selects Chase Finkle of Brownville as the MAY STAR Student of the Month

By Jen Porto on May 24, 2017, at 9:49 a.m.
Six Health Information Management students received Kennebec Valley Community College associate degrees during Northern Maine Community College’s 2017 Graduation Ceremony. From left to right: Angela Boyce, Aileen Peterson, Robin Booker, Gloria Boykin, Destiny Cyr, and Kimberly Goodall.

Northern Maine Community College Collaborates With Sister School

By Heidi Carter on May 23, 2017, at 6:07 p.m.
John Bragg, president of N.H. Bragg and Sons, reads a book to students at the Head Start Center at Eastern Maine Community College in a 2011 file photo.

Study urges Maine, other states to get more kids into early education

By Nick McCrea on May 23, 2017, at 4:05 p.m.
Maine could be doing more to support early childhood education programs aimed at children from birth to age 2 from impoverished families.

TEEN Science Cafe-Where There’s Smoke, There’s Incomplete Combustion: The Science of Fires and How to Fight Them

By soshorepoet on May 23, 2017, at 3:26 p.m.
These Maine firefighters graduated May 21 from the Maine Fire Service Institute’s Maine State Fire Academy program.In the front row, left to right, are Justin Butler, Greg Feltis, Keith Champagne, Zachary Stoler, Lee Hough and Matthew Pellerin. In the back row, left to right, are Taylor Haines, Sean Ruel, Thomas Fallon, Svenson Pulsifer and James Wieliczko.

11 graduate from Maine State Fire Academy at SMCC’s Maine Fire Service Institute

By Clarke Canfield on May 23, 2017, at 3:03 p.m.

500 Maine middle school students to present Samantha Smith Challenge Projects at Thomas College on June 5

By MacKenzie Riley on May 23, 2017, at 9:13 a.m.