What's New at the Graduate School

  • Posted November 19, 2010 Doctoral Student elected minority leader in Maine House of Representatives State Rep. Emily Cain, whose legislative district includes UMaine's Orono property, has been elected minority leader of the Maine House of Representatives.  Cain, who is a UMaine graduate, is pursuing a Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership at UMaine. She also serves as coordinator of advancement in the Honors College.  A Maine Today Media (Portland Press Herald, Kennebec Journ...
  • Dean and Associate Provost of Graduate Studies Dan Sandweiss and Associate Dean Scott Delcourt are pleased to invite you for light refreshments at the Graduate School’s Holiday Celebration.  We will also recognize the recipients of various fellowship and assistantship awards from the past two years. Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 4pm - 5:30pm 57 Stodder Hall Light Refreshments RSVP: poisson@maine.edu
  • The Intermedia MFA has launched a new web site this week with many new features. It includes an INTERMEDIA space gallery section and a featured student section, as well as a lot of other great resources and information about  their growing program.
  • Posted November 16, 2010 Ph.D. in Earth Sciences Alum, Dr. Jeffrey Marsh along with Dr. Ed Grew with the Department of Earth Sciences and other researchers have been included in the October issue of the Canadian Mineralogist for Marsh's discovery of a new mineral, a species of garnet named “menzerite-(Y)” in honor of the German crystallographer Georg Menzer (1897-1989), in 2009. Marsh, now a faculty fellow at Colby College, is the first student in UMaine history to discov...