Students in the Spotlight
Julie-Ann Scott, doctoral student in Interdisciplinary Studies, published article in top communications journal
Posted February 14, 2008
Julie-Ann Scott, a doctoral Interdisciplinary Studies student in Communications with concentrations in gender studies and higher education, recently published an article in a top communications journal (Scott, J., 2008. Performing unfeminine femininity: Bulimic women's personal narratives as performance of identity. Text and Performance Quarterly, volume 28, page numbers 116-138). This article was selected to be translated into a more public piece that has just been published in the February 2008 issue of Communication Currents and can be viewed HERE. Text and Performance Quarterly and Communication Currents are publications of the National Communication Association. The authors of all of the other articles in the February issue of Communication Currents are professors at institutions such as the University of Georgia and the University of Hawaii. Julie-Ann is the Graduate Student Government (GSG) Grants Officer and a former two-time President of GSG.
Posted October 30th, 2007
Joy Giguere, a doctoral student in History, had her article entitled "Virtuous Women, Useful Men, & Lovely Children: Epitaph Language and the Construction of Gender and Social Status in Cumberland County, Maine, 1720-1820" published in the recent edition of Markers.
Jenna Morency, master's student in History, awarded a Fulbright grant to research plight of U.S. citizens imprisoned by British Forces in 1839
Posted October 30, 2007
Jenna Morency, currently a Master's student in History at the University of Maine and a recent 2007 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Maine at Farmington, has been awarded a Fulbright grant to research the plight of U.S. citizens imprisoned by British forces at a Tasmanian penal colony in 1839 for their participation in the Canadian Rebellion. More information is available HERE.
Jennie (Leland) Woodard, doctoral student in History, holding a book signing for first children's book entitled Mardelia and the Princess of Thean
Posted October 30, 2007
Jennie (Leland) Woodard, a doctoral student in History, will hold a signing of her first children's book entitled Mardelia and the Princess of Thean. The book signing will be held on November 9th, 2007 at 7:30PM at Borders in Bangor, ME as part of their Local Author Showcase.