Latest America East Conference Stories

2011-04-05 09:00:00

CORNWALL, Vt., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The America East Conference and College For Every Student, a national non-profit that helps underserved kids attend college, are excited to announce a Student Service Day on April 9, 2011.

2010-08-30 20:11:05

New research from exercise scientists at the University of New Hampshire has found that effective training regimens, which generally are created after expensive, time-consuming laboratory tests, can be developed from a relatively simple, do-it-yourself test.

2008-10-08 15:00:31

Democrat Emily Ann Cain Age: 28 Hometown: Orono Address: 103 Forest Ave. Education: Ed.M. (higher education), Harvard University, 2004; B.M.E. (vocal music education), University of Maine, 2002; Lawrence High School (N.J.), 1998 Family: Married to the Hon. Daniel B.

2008-10-03 15:00:11

The University of Maine Center on Aging and the Maine Rural Relatives as Parents Project are inviting grandparents raising their grandchildren, and other parenting relatives, to participate in a free online seminar.

2008-09-29 14:41:01

ORONO - Environmental science and the performing arts will come together in a daylong event Saturday at the University of Maine.

2008-09-29 14:40:57

ORONO - A University of Maine effort to understand why students tend to struggle through physics classes, and what can be done about it, recently received a $337,214 grant from the National Science Foundation.

2008-09-08 15:00:10

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sens. Olympia J. Snowe and Susan Collins announced Friday that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $3,198,986 in funding to health organizations and institutions across Maine. The funding is distributed as follows: .

2008-08-08 15:00:48

ORONO - The University of Maine's School of Performing Arts has a new associate provost and dean for undergraduate education.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.