May 22, 2008
The following students and faculty were recognized at the 2008 Annual Graduate Student and Faculty Recognition Ceremony on May 9, 2008:
2008- 2009 Chase Distinguished Research Award Recipients
Margaret Allan - Education
Joy Giguere - History
Emily Knurek - Ecology & Environmental Sciences
Alexandra Kristo - Food Science & Human Nutrition
Julie Ann Scott - Interdisciplinary/Communication
Patrick Spinney - Electrical Engineering
Blake Sturtevant - Physics...
Posted May 1, 2008
Laurie Pinkert, a Master of Arts student in English, was recently honored as the University of Maine's 2008 Graduate Student Employee of the Year. Laurie was recognized for her work as a teaching assistant in the English program and as the coordinator for the Graduate School's fall orientation program. The announcement was made during UMaine's Student Employee Appreciation Week. Laurie's citation noted that her "many contributions to...
Posted April 22, 2008
Laura Brothers and Jeff Marsh, both doctoral students in Earth Sciences, won awards at the recent 43rd Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Section of the Geological Society of America (NEGSA) this past March in Buffalo, New York. Laura won NEGSA's Best Student Poster Award and Jeff won 2nd Place for his poster.
Posted on April 22, 2008
A research paper written by Rodrigo Silva-Muñoz, a doctoral student in Civil Engineering, won a 1st-place Outstanding Paper award for the upcoming 2008 international conference of the Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering (SAMPE). Rodrigo's paper, entitled "Monitoring of Marine Grade Composite Doubler-Plate Joints Using Embedded Fiber Optic Strain Sensors," co-authored by associate professor of civil engineering...