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2010-2011 Award Recipients Announced

March 22, 2010


The University of Maine Graduate School is pleased to announce the following award recipients for the 2010-2011 academic year.

    Atlantic ProvincesScholarships

University of Maine Graduate School Offers New Degree Programs

January 15, 2010


The University of Maine System Board of Trustees recently approved several new graduate programs to be offered at the University of Maine.

Master of Arts in Global Policy
In response to student interest and a need for qualified public policy and international affairs professionals, the University of Maine has established a new master’s degree program in the School of Policy and International Affairs (SPIA). The program, a Master of Arts in Global Policy, will initially feature a concentration in International Environmental Policy with additional concentrations, such as International Commerce, International Security and International Public Health to be introduced as the program continues to evolve.  For more information on the MA in Global Policy, please click HERE .

Doctor of Philosophy in Education
The College of Education and Human Development will now offer a  Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum and Instruction for individuals who would like to pursue a terminal degree with a focus in teaching and learning. Additionally, many of the existing doctoral programs in Education will now have a Ph.D. option. The Counselor Education and Literacy Education programs will offer the Ph.D. degree exclusively, while the Educational Leadership and Higher Educational Leadership programs will offer both the Ph.D. and Ed.D. degrees. For more information on doctoral programs in Education, please click HERE.

2009 Annual Graduate School Picnic

September 1, 2009

All Graduate Faculty, Graduate Students with their Families and Support Staff 
are invited to the annual

Graduate School Application Fees Have Changed as of July 1st 2009

July 1, 2009

Graduate School application fees have changed as of July 1st. Please see the break-down below:

2009 Graduate Student/Teaching Assistant Orientation

June 25, 2009

All New Graduate Teaching Assistants and New Graduate Students were invited to attend the Graduate School's annual orientation on August 26th and 27th.  The TA Orientation began in the New Graduate Building Stodder Hall, and the New Graduate Student Orientation began at Minsky Hall in the Class of 1944 Building.  Please use the links below to view more information about orientation.

          Orientation Invitation

Tentative Agenda for the New Teaching Assistants Orientation
Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

Tentative Agenda for the New Graduate Student Orientation  
Thursday, August 27th, 2009

2009 Teaching Assistant Handbook

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