May 15, 2009
The Graduate School and the Maine Business School is proud to announce that three groups of UMaine business students are traveling abroad this spring to learn more about international business. One group of undergraduate and graduate students, led by Dean John Mahon, left on Thursday for Russia. Professors Richard Borgman and Paul Myer left on Friday morning with a group of MBA students headed for Japan. A contingent of MBA students will travel with Prof. Harold Daniel to...
Posted April 24, 2009
Brenton Murray, a Master of Business Administration student is the recipient of the 2009 Active Citizenship Award in Community Service from the Bodwell Center for Service and Volunteerism for his charitable work most notably in organizing a UMaine chapter of Habitat for Humanity. Dr. Nory Jones nominated Murray for his leadership in many fundraising events around campus and has been quoted saying "he consistently demonstrates qualities of dedication, leade...
Posted April 16, 2009
Stephanie Leonard, a candidate in the Maine Studies Master of Liberal Studies has recently won the 2009 Maine Studies Research and Creativity Graduate Award for her paper titled, "Uncovering the Myth: LL Bean and the Maine Mystique." Her paper was also awarded the Vincent Hartgen Art History Travel Award for 2009 from the Department of Art. Leonard currently teaches art at Fairmount School in Bangor.
Posted April 8, 2009
Helen York, PhD student in History has been awarded a New England Regional Fellowship Consortium Grant for 2009-2010. The Consortium includes 18 major historicalinstitutions with collections and archives broadly representative of all parts of New Englandand spanning the period from before the sixteenth century to the present day. York's research deals with the underlying conscious and unconscious social structures that determine how modern electronic media history is...