February 4th, 2014 1:34 PM
UMaine Hutchinson Center presents a photo exhibit by Dan Sandweiss “Incidents of Travel in Latin America: Images from and archaeologist”. He has traveled annually since 1977 to carry out archaeological projects. This exhibit offers images from his collection of life along those roads in Honduras, Guatemala and Peru. Sandweiss has been a member of the UMaine faculty since 1993 and is currently serving as Dean and Associate Provost for Graduate Studies.
A slideshow reception will be held on February 21 from 3:00-5:00pm in the Hutchinson Center auditorium. Admission is free to public.
Exhibit will be available to view during normal business hours from February 1 to April 30, 2014.
For more information, please contact Andrea Rouillard at
338-8049 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 3rd, 2014 2:44 PM
The University of Maine Hutchinson Center is again offering the popular three-credit college course, PAX 451- Mediation: Its Premises, Practices and Policy, Feb. 17-21, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. There is also an additional two weeks of individual independent work to be completed outside the classroom.
This course introduces students to the theory and practice of mediation. Participants will reflect on the nature and origins of conflict, and its impact on society and individuals. Student will acquire and practice the skills needed for effective conflict management.
Instructor Will Galloway has taught for the University of Maine for more than 13 years. He is a mediator and managing partner of Charbonneau and Galloway.
To register, for more information or to request a disability accommodation, contact the Hutchinson Center, 207.338.8000.
About the University of Maine:
The University of Maine, founded in Orono in 1865, is the state’s premier public university. It is among the most comprehensive higher education institutions in the Northeast and attracts students from across the U.S. and more than 65 countries. It currently enrolls 11,247 total undergraduate and graduate students who can directly participate in groundbreaking research working with world-class scholars. The University of Maine offers doctoral degrees in 35 fields, representing the humanities, sciences, engineering and education; master’s degrees in roughly 70 disciplines; 90 undergraduate majors and academic programs; and one of the oldest and most prestigious honors programs in the U.S. The university promotes environmental stewardship on its campus, with substantial efforts aimed at conserving energy, recycling and adhering to green building standards in new construction. For more information about UMaine, visit umaine.edu.
January 30th, 2014 3:34 PM
Retirement Reception for Nancy Boyington
25 Years of Service to the University of Maine
Please join us to celebrate and honor Nancy Boyington. A reception will be held at:
University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast on February 28, 2014, 10am to noon
University of Maine in Orono, Wells Conference Center, Room 3 from 3pm to 5pm
Please extend this invitation to anyone who would like to celebrate Nancy and her 25 years of Service to the University.
The University of Maine does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, including transgender status and gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, 207.581.1226.
January 9th, 2014 10:42 AM
We are still enrolling students for the Spring 2014 semester so call today to see our Student Services Adviser. Classes begin Monday January 13th. Call 207-338-8000 to schedule and appointment today!
January 2nd, 2014 12:18 PM
The deadline for Spring 2014 term scholarship applications is extended to January 7, 2014. Please download the application from the FHC web site and submit it by January 7 to be considered for a scholarship.