March 2, 2009
The Graduate School and the Intermedia MFA program is proud to announce that MFA in Intermedia student Dan Flannery received a Grand Prize Award in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest. Flannery won in the Children's category for his song "One Wasn't Enough," a catchy tune with funny lyrics that simultaneously offer an insightful commentary on our culture of consumption. As a Grand Prize Winner Flannery is also a finalist for both the Lennon Award and the Ma...
February 25, 2009
Assistant Professor of Higher Education Dr. Susan K. Gardner's recent research reveals UMaine Doctoral students complete their programs at higher rates than the national average. Dr. Gardner who studies student success and retention at the doctoral level, has spent the past nine months analyzing data for nearly 1,500 doctoral students who have been enrolled since 1990. A full list of Dr. Gardner's publications can be found here.
Posted February 13th, 2009 - A Master of Science student in Civil Engineering, Daniel Alvarez was recently recognized by the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) for his research at UMaine's Advanced Structures & Composites Center (AEWC). Alvarez, along with Dr. Roberto Lopez-Anido, Dr. William Davids, and AEWC Director Habib Dagher were acknowledged for having the best technical paper in the green composites track.
Posted February 10, 2009
Gabriella D'Italia, a MFA Intermedia student has been selected for the first National Biennial Exhibition of MFA Students for her piece Gold Quilts. The Imaging Desire: Aegis First Biennial Graduate Student Exhibition will be shown in Gallery X at the Hite Art Institute at the University of Louisville, KY from February 12th to March 21st.