July 30, 2008
All New Graduate Teaching Assistants and New Graduate Students are invited to attend the Graduate School's annual orientation to be held this year on August 27th and 28th in the Donald P. Corbett Business Building. Please use the links below to view more information about orientation.
Agenda for the New Teaching Assistants Orientation
Wednesday, August 27th, 2008
July 17, 2008
On behalf of the awards selection committee (Thane Fremouw, Dianne Hoff, Mario Teisl, Senthil Vel, Dan Sandweiss, and Scott Delcourt), the Graduate School is pleased to announce the very first recipients of the University of Maine Doctoral Research Fellowships. The six fellows were selected out of an extremely competitive pool of 32 nominees. The awards committee found all the individuals who applied to be outstanding graduate students - certainly among the best and br...
Posted July 2nd, 2008
Shannon Risk is a 2008-2009 Fullbright Fellow. Shannon's Dissertation Title is: "In Order to Establish Justice": The Nineteenth-Century Woman Suffrage Movement in Maine and New Brunswick
Her study will explore whether or not the U.S.-Canadian border loomed large in the formation of nineteenth-century women's political struggle to attain the vote. This project will also demonstrate that, despite the formation of female political organizations in the m...
Posted May 23, 2008
Kurt Rademaker, a Interdisciplinary Studies Ph.D. candidate in Quaternary archaeology, recently received two national awards: the Kellogg Award for geoarchaeological research from the Society for American Archaeology, and the Claude C. Albritton Award for geoarchaeological research from the Geological Society of America. The Society for American Archaeology is an international organization dedicated to the research, interpretation and protection of the archaeologica...