What's New at the Graduate School

  • The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Advising Center (CLAS) is hosting the 3rd annual Academic Advising Workshop for faculty, staff, and graduate assistants covering a wide variety of advising topics. This workshop will better acquaint anyone with some form of advising responsibilities regarding the rigors of student advising. The workshop is designed to provide additional resources for addressing complex questions often asked by students and/or advisees. Please view the i...
  • Elisa Sance, a doctoral student in History was one of 50 participants chosen from 400 applicants throughout Canada, the United States, Caribbean, and South America to attend the Forum Des Jeunes Ambassadeurs De La Francophonie Des Ameriques at the University of Saint-Boniface in Winnipeg, Canada. Over the course of this week long event held this June, Sance attended lectures, workshops, screenings, and discussions promoting the French language and culture, intercultural dialog, and the use...
  • Posted September 2, 2014 Spencer Meyer, Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Resources May 2014 graduate who worked with the Sustainability Solutions Initiative (SSI) through the University of Maine’s School of Forest Resources has received, along with his faculty advisors Dr. Rob Lilieholm and Dr. Chris Cronan, has been awarded the 2014 President’s Research Impact Award for the development of a sophisticated online mapping tool that allows Maine communities to visualize future landscape...
  • A webinar of the Fundamentals of the NIH and the NIH Grants Process (information) will be broadcast on Friday, September 12, 2014 from 12:45pm – 3pm in the Graduate Commons (Room 57) of Stodder Hall   This opportunity is made possible through the generosity of our colleagues at the University of New Hampshire and is open to all UMaine faculty, researchers, post-docs, staff, and graduate students who are interested in learning more about the NIH grants process...