For Spring 2011, the Graduate School requests nominations to fill 4 Presidential Teaching Fellowships for UMaine doctoral students who have passed their comprehensive exams and 1 Presidential Teaching Fellowships for a UMaine post-doctoral fellow.
Each pre-doctoral Presidential Teaching Fellow will receive a stipend of $6,500 and one credit of tuition for the Spring 2011 semester; the post-doctoral Presidential Teaching Fellow will receive a stipend of $7,500.
Each Teaching Fellow will...
Posted September 23, 2010
UMaine Climate Change Institute graduate students Leigh Stearns is featured along with her advisor, glaciologist Gordon Hamilton, in a Rolling Stone Magazine story about the accelerated melting of the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets. Writer Ben Wallace-Wells spent time with Stearns, Hamilton and their colleagues during an expedition to Greenland.
In response to the University of Maine System's New Challenges/New Directions clarion call for significantly increasing the number of students enrolled in online degree programs, Project Seven 24/7 was proposed as The University of Maine's commitment to this goal and to its historic statewide, land-grant mission of outreach for the state of Maine.
As part of a strategic University of Maine investment plan, Project Seven 24/7 proposes seven new online masters programs...
Posted September 14, 2010
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a four-year grant of $1,678,000 to the University of Maine's Canadian-American Center. The grant will support a National Resource Center on Canada and provide foreign language and area studies fellowships for graduate students studying in Canada. For the full story from the Bangor Daily News go here.