What's New at the Graduate School

  • This Fall Semester begins, the Graduate School will select 10 applicants to participate in two Dissertation & Thesis Studios at the Graduate Student Center in Stodder Hall. The core of the Studio is a series of structured collaborative workshops facilitated by members of the graduate faculty with expertise in writing, primarily dedicated to engaging participants in structured peer-review and feedback on works in progress, and especially useful for those dissertators and thesis-writers see...
  • All Graduate Faculty, Graduate Students with their Families and Support Staff are invited to the annual Graduate School Picnic Stodder Hall Patio (East Side)   Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Rain Date: (Thursday, Sept. 16)
  • Posted July 23, 2010 Doctoral student, Bess Koffman was featured in the Bangor Daily News for her research which focuses on studying ice cores from the  West Antarctic Ice Sheet.  The ice cores are 2,000 years old, and Koffman is searching  for evidence of volcanic dust within them.  For more information, please see the full story here.
  • Posted July 7, 2010 The Technology Association of Maine (Tech Maine) has selected UMaine Ph.D. candidate in marine sciences Soren Hansen as the 2010 “Technology Innovator of the Year” winner for his accomplishments as co-founder of Sea & Reef Aquaculture LLC, an Orono tropical fish company that seeks to increase the number of ornamental fish raised commercially as opposed to being caught in the wild. The award honors an outstanding technology professional who, beyond offer...