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Junior Achievement of Maine announces winners of TITAN CHALLENGE

 

Storm Center closings

 

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Penobscot School in Rockland

Penobscot School in Rockland

Opens its Spring Semester on Monday, January 28 with courses in seven languages, plus 
cultural events. New to faculty is Sao Paulo native, Jean Pierre, 
shown at the School, preparing a churrasco marinade. On Saturday, Feb 
2, he will teach how to prepare Escondidinho, a traditional dish using 
manioc. The class runs 10 am to 2 pm, and the fee is $40, which 
includes the meal and recipes. Please pre-register at 594-1084, or 
online at www.penobscot.us.FMI, please call 594-1084, or visit www.penobscot.us
 

MWPA Hosts November Writing Workshops

The Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance (MWPA) has launched a new series of Saturday writing workshops in November.

Nominate a Student for a Unique Experience: YEA!

Nominate a Student for a Unique Experience: YEA!

YEA! focuses on a broad definition of entrepreneurship - the transformation of an idea into an enterprise that creates value. Nominate a student for this unique experience at yea@midcoastmaine.com
 
The Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber is excited and proud to bring this program to our region with support from the Kauffman Foundation*, the Maine State Chamber of Commerce, Dept. of Economic and Community Development and Southern New Hampshire University.
 
Whether it is the newest version of the Baby-sitters Club in the neighborhood, or the Environmental Action campaign at their school, young people have the imagination, courage, and intelligence to develop and launch their own, unique entrepreneurial ideas.
 
At YEA! students brainstorm ideas for business creation or social change and develop a business plan.

University of Maine at Farmington Announces Dean’s List for Spring 2012 Semester

 

FARMINGTON, ME (July 27, 2012)—The University of Maine at Farmington announces its Dean’s List for the spring 2012 semester. UMF maintains a Dean’s List each semester for those students completing a minimum of 12 credits in courses producing quality points. Students whose grade point average for the semester is equal to or greater than 3.8 are listed with high academic achievement. Students whose grade point average for the semester is less than 3.8 but equal to or greater than 3.5 are listed with academic achievement. Any incompletes must be satisfactorily completed before the student is honored with Dean’s List status. Academic achievement awarded at commencement is based on all course work taken at UMF.

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A nationally-recognized liberal arts college known for its commitment to student success, UMF provides a challenging yet supportive environment to prepare students for both careers and further study.