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Wed, 11 Nov 2009 13:08:27 GMTThe Downtown Portland Corporation will honor the University of New England on Nov. 12 with the 2009 Economic Achievement Award.
Wed, 04 Nov 2009 21:50:05 GMTThree formerly cold-stunned and rehabilitated sea turtles - including two critically endangered Kemp’s ridley turtles - were transported on Nov. 4, 2009 via airplane from the University of New England's Marine Animal Rehabilitation Center for further treatment to the South Carolina Aquarium.
Wed, 04 Nov 2009 21:22:55 GMTResearch on bobolinks by Noah Perlut, Ph.D., assistant professor of the University of New England's Department of Environmental Studies, was featured in the November-December issue of the national Audubon Magazine.
Tue, 03 Nov 2009 20:10:32 GMTIn what has been a banner fall sports season at UNE, four student-athletes were recently recognized by The Commonwealth Coast Conference (TCCC) when Anne Cowles, Ryan Tarr, Ali Trafton and Claire Varner were selected TCCC Senior Scholar Athletes of the Year in their respective sport.
Fri, 30 Oct 2009 13:48:08 GMTPORTLAND, Maine – The University of New England’s Center for Health Policy, Planning and Research first year report on health reform efforts in Vermont has been released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-funded State Health Access Reform Evaluation (SHARE).
Tue, 20 Oct 2009 16:08:24 GMTUniversity of New England field hockey players Brianna Tupper and Ginny Lee on Oct. 19, 2009 were selected TCCC Offensive Player of the Week and TCCC Defensive Player of the Week, respectively.
Tue, 20 Oct 2009 16:05:07 GMTThe University of New England's interprofessional education work group has scheduled a series of more than 18 programs on the Portland Campus during the 2009-2010 academic year for the purpose of "learning beyond the borders of individual disciplines."
Fri, 16 Oct 2009 13:12:16 GMT
Thu, 20 Aug 2009 13:08:52 GMTUniversity of New England marine biologist James Sulikowski, Ph.D., assistant professor, Department of Marine Sciences, has been awarded a $237,000 grant from the NOAA Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program to use satellite tags to examine the behavior of spiny dogfish in the Northwest Atlantic. The research will try to determine the habitat, depth and movement patterns of the spiny dogfish to better understand the inconsistencies in data collected by federal agencies and the commercial fishing industry.
Wed, 07 Oct 2009 19:03:12 GMTThe University of New England Center for Community and Public Health is hosting a year-long lecture series for 2009-'10 focused on an examination of health care issues facing Americans today.
Wed, 07 Oct 2009 16:53:54 GMTJerry Mullin, Ph.D., professor of chemistry at the University of New England College of Arts and Sciences, is principle investigator on a grant recently funded by the National Science Foundation’s Major Research Instrumentation (NSF-MRI) program.
Mon, 05 Oct 2009 12:06:42 GMTLing Cao, Ph.D., a neuroimmunologist in the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Department of Biomedical Sciences, has received an R21 award to further her research into mechanisms that lead to neuropathy.
Tue, 29 Sep 2009 11:57:24 GMTBridges Across the Sahara: Social, Economic and Cultural Impact of the Trans-Sahara Trade during the 19th and 20th Centuries, is the title of a new book by Ali Abdullatif Ahmida, Ph.D., professor and chair of the University of New England's Politcal Science Department.
Thu, 24 Sep 2009 17:39:38 GMTThe University of New England has announced the creation of a new Department of Marine Sciences, drawing selected faculty from UNE's existing Department of Biological Sciences and Department of Chemistry and Physics.
Wed, 23 Sep 2009 20:05:03 GMTBIDDEFORD, Maine - University of New England College of Arts and Sciences associate professor of biological sciences, Geoffrey Ganter, Ph.D., was recently awarded a $222,798 grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) to support his research on how steroid hormones regulate behavior.
Wed, 23 Sep 2009 19:58:54 GMTThe University of New England Center for International Education is proud to host an award-winning exhibition commemorating the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Oct. 2-7, 2009, in the St. Francis Room on UNE's Biddeford campus.
Fri, 18 Sep 2009 17:45:04 GMTFormer President George H.W. and Barbara Bush attended a dedication of a statue of the president installed and unveiled at the University of New England's George and Barbara Bush Center on Sept. 17, 2009.
Mon, 14 Sep 2009 14:52:33 GMTPORTLAND, Maine - The University of New England's Maine Women Writers Collection will host a series of five author programs during fall 2009.
Fri, 11 Sep 2009 21:13:49 GMTUniversity of New England President (UNE) Danielle Ripich reaffirmed UNE’s commitment to keep the University Health Care (UHC) clinics open. Ripich stated, “The clinics will not close; patients will continue to be seen by their doctors; and students will continue to receive osteopathic medical training at the clinics.” President Ripich continued, “We are trying to do our best to clarify any misunderstandings in the public or amongst our patients, faculty or students. It has always been UNE’s plan to transition the management of the clinics to local hospitals or other health management, but we never intended to close the clinics. We are deeply sorry for any confusion or upset this may have caused.”
Thu, 10 Sep 2009 20:41:13 GMTBIDDEFORD, Maine – The University of New England today announced that a search committee has named Marc B. Hahn, D.O., as the new Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine, located in Biddeford. He will begin his work as Dean and Senior Vice President for Health Affairs on September 11, 2009.
Tue, 08 Sep 2009 17:42:07 GMTSelections from the University of New England Permanent Collection include a number of new acquisitions, including a Peregrine Press Portfolio of 24 prints. The show runs from Sept. 9 – Nov. 8, 2009.
Tue, 08 Sep 2009 17:40:25 GMTFocusing on forgotten or little known stories from individuals in under-represented groups. All programs are free and open to the UNE community and public.
Tue, 08 Sep 2009 17:38:59 GMTThe Core Connections Lecture Series in 2009-10 will explore the theme of "Faith, Reason, and Reality." The Core Connection lectures are free and open to the public.
Thu, 03 Sep 2009 12:11:01 GMTThe University of New England's Center for Global Humanities is hosting a year-long seminar examining critical issues of our era. The seminar is free and open to the public.
Mon, 31 Aug 2009 16:42:45 GMTThe University of New England’s Maine Women Writers Collection is pleased to announce the acquisition of the personal and literary papers of author Donna Loring, former Penobscot Tribal Representative to the Maine State Legislature.
Mon, 24 Aug 2009 15:40:52 GMTThe New York Times on Aug. 24, 2009 featured the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine's program of immersing medical students interested in geriatrics into nursing homes as residents for two weeks to get a patient's view of geriatric care.
Mon, 22 Jun 2009 12:37:08 GMTPost-Orientalism: Critical Reviews in North African Social and Cultural History, a new book by Ali Abdullatif Ahmida, Ph.D., professor and chair of the University of New England's Politcal Science Department, is a critical assessment of the reactions to Edward Said's Orientalism, especially with respect to the literature on North Africa in the last 30 years.
Mon, 15 Jun 2009 13:25:49 GMT
Thu, 11 Jun 2009 18:31:00 GMTBIDDEFORD, Maine – University of New England assistant professor of marine sciences James Sulikowski, Ph.D., together with seven undergraduate students, is conducting research on Atlantic sturgeon as part of the Saco River Sturgeon Project.
Tue, 09 Jun 2009 18:09:43 GMTBIDDEFORD, Maine – The University of New England has received a $1.5 million grant from the Maine Technology Asset Fund (MTAF) toward completion of the biomedical research labs on UNE’s Biddeford Campus.
Wed, 27 May 2009 17:26:16 GMTDenise D. Knight, Distinguished Teaching Professor of English at the State University of New York at Cortland, and Jennifer S. Tuttle, Dorothy M. Healy Chair and associate professor of English at the University of New England, have edited The Selected Letters of Charlotte Perkins Gilman (University of Alabama Press), the last significant portion of Gilman’s private papers to remain unpublished.
Fri, 15 May 2009 17:52:25 GMTBIDDEFORD, Maine – An innovative project designed to partner University of New England researchers and their graduate students with the local K-12 community has been awarded a substantial $2.87 million five-year National Science Foundation (NSF) grant. Officially titled, “The Interactions of Biology, Chemistry and Physics at the Land-Ocean Interface: A Systemic PARTnership Aimed at Connecting University and School Nicknamed,” the project is referred to as SPARTACUS.
Tue, 12 May 2009 15:09:52 GMTBIDDEFORD, Maine - A research team that includes Stephan Zeeman, Ph.D, professor and chair of the University of New England's Department of Marine Sciences, has discovered where basking sharks – the world's second largest fish – hide out for half of every year. The discovery revises scientists' understanding of the iconic species and highlights just how little we still know about even the largest of marine animals. .