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Wednesday, May 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ERA Dawson-Bradford REALTOR Wins National Award Gus Ofili awarded with “Rookie of the Year” honors by ERA Real Estate   BANGOR, ME – ERA Dawson Bradford Co. received word this week that Augustine “Gus” Ofili has been named the 2019 Rookie of the Year for ERA national. Ofili joined ERA Dawson Bradford Co. as a REALTOR in 2019, and was informed of the award during the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Emera Maine is now Versant Power   BANGOR and PRESQUE ISLE, Maine – Today, Emera Maine is announcing that it is now Versant Power. Please check out our announcement video on our YouTube channel. "Versant Power is our new name, and it speaks to what we know, how we work and who we serve," said Mike Herrin, President and Chief Operating Officer of Versant Power. "Our new name signals that ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
  Share the 2021 application with someone you know! The Bangor Region Leadership Institute is now accepting applications for the Class of 2021! The deadline is FRIDAY, JULY 17th. Do you know someone looking to improve upon their leadership skills, get more involved in the community and learn more information about what drives our region's success?  If so, encourage them to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Experience Maine Launches New Online Store of Specialty Maine Products to Benefit the Maine Tourism Relief Fund                (Cumberland, Maine) Experience Maine, a full-service travel concierge and event planning company, has launched a new online store showcasing handcrafted Maine products with 20% of sales in May benefiting the Maine Tourism ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Maine Residents Now Permitted to  Remotely Wager on Horse Racing Hollywood Races set to go live Wednesday following Maine Gambling Control Board final approval Tuesday BANGOR, ME – The Maine Gambling Control Board has given final approval for Mainers to place bets on horse racing from anywhere in the state. With that approval, Hollywood Races is set to go live in Maine ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Greater Bangor Convention & Visitors Bureau Releases State-of-the-Art Virtual Guidebook Online tourism resource is first of its kind in Maine BANGOR, ME – The Greater Bangor Convention and Visitors Bureau (GBCVB) has released its 2020 Regional Guidebook, in a vastly different way than years past. The 2020 Visitors Guide brings the articles, tips, advertisements, and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Friday, May 22, 2020
Greetings from Boots2Roots! Boots2Roots is a Maine exclusive non-profit with the mission of assisting transitioning active duty service members find meaningful work in Maine, while providing a pipeline of military talent to Maine employers. To that end we publish a list of candidates actively looking for work and planning to move to Maine on our webiste: www.boots2roots.org As a new member to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
Monday, May 18, 2020
BANGOR, MAINE – May 18, 2020 – Husson University announced today that Janell A. Reece, Nicole Ann Tapparo and Paige Alexis Timko are this year’s valedictorians. All three completed their degrees with a perfect 4.0 grade point average (GPA).   “Our three valedictorians and one salutatorian are shining examples of academic excellence,” said Husson University President Robert A. Clark, Ph.D. “Their ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Fun Facts, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, May 14, 2020
BANGOR, MAINE – May 14, 2020 – Husson University’s School of Nursing held a virtual pinning ceremony on May 8 that honored graduates from their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) programs. The online stream of the pre-recorded video ceremony began at 1 p.m. EST that day and was available to all Husson School of Nursing graduates and their families though a ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
BANGOR, MAINE – May 13, 2020 – In an effort to assist the Class of 2020 and their families in celebrating students’ academic achievements, Husson University announced today that it emailed a link to students on May 12, 2020 that connected them to a commencement video posted on their website. Produced by Husson University’s New England School of Communications, the video is designed to complement, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
BANGOR, MAINE – May 7, 2020 – Every year, Husson University’s College of Business holds an annual awards ceremony in April that recognizes the many accomplishments and contributions made by the faculty and students. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the College of Business worked with the New England School of Communications (NESCom) to find a way that the students could receive recognition. The ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 06, 2020
Provided local, state and federal health authorities deem it to be safe, Husson University will be resuming on-campus classes and reopening residence halls this fall   BANGOR, MAINE – May 6, 2020 – Husson University announced today that it is preparing to welcome students back to campus when the fall semester resumes on August 31, 2020 with an optimistic eye toward resuming classroom instruction ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, May 01, 2020
Northern Light Health Launches Digital Thank You Board  Brewer, Maine (May 1, 2020)With a continuous focus on social distancing, it’s clear, community members are looking for alternative ways to connect and share their support for one another. Today, Northern Light Health launched a digital thank you board for community members to share their kind words, reflections and appreciation for the more ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, March 05, 2020
Program provides books for first grade students in Maine BANGOR, ME – Dirigo Reads, a program that aims to put a book in the hands of every Maine first grader each month during the school year by 2025, is looking to increase the number of schools that will participate in the program during the next school year. Dirigo Reads co-founders Dan and Karen Cashman of Brewer say that new schools are ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Audience Demanded More “Sister” after Last Years’ Performance   BANGOR, MAINE – February 20, 2020 – In 2019, the Gracie Theatre presented ‘Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism 3. Based on the enthusiastic audience response to this production, the Gracie Theatre decided to bring the first play in the series to Bangor on Saturday, February 29, 2020 with two performances at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
All Employees Working for the Greater Fort Kent Chamber of Commerce and their Members to Receive 10% Discount on Husson University MBAsBANGOR, MAINE – February 18, 2020 – The Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce and Husson University announced today that they have signed an agreement to provide all of the Chamber’s employees and the employees of their member organizations, who enroll in any ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
Monday, February 17, 2020
County Physical Therapy, which has been serving Aroostook County since 1987, has expanded south, opening a new clinic in Bangor on January 27, 2020.  Commonly known as CPT, this marks the company’s sixth location, with their first expansion since 2002, and first location outside of Aroostook County.  CPT is located at the former home of Great Skates, alongside Stillwater Academy, at 82 Sylvan ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, February 14, 2020
Unhealthy Expressions Represented through Valentine’s Day Gifts at Husson University’s Robert E. White Gallery  BANGOR, MAINE – February 14, 2020 – Husson University announced today that the #LoveBetter Exhibition will be at the Robert E. White Gallery in Peabody Hall on the University’s Bangor campus from February 17 – 28, 2020. The exhibition is sponsored by Husson University’s Student Athlete ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, February 06, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact Rachael Severance 207-942-9003marketing@rmhcmaine.org  Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Maine Celebrates Grand Opening of Ronald McDonald Family Room® Located at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center  Bangor, ME: Wednesday, February 5, 2020, marks the grand opening of the newly renovated Ronald McDonald Family Room (RMFR) located on the 8th floor ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 17, 2020
Fundraising efforts have created more scholarships, grown Husson’s endowment and funded the construction of a new building for Maine’s largest College of Business  BANGOR, MAINE – January 17, 2020 – Husson University proudly announced today that it has concluded its first comprehensive campaign and raised $37,988,400 in cash and pledges.The campaign, called “Shaping our Future,” had an initial ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
Thursday, January 09, 2020
Two members of the quartet were contestants on the CBS show “The Amazing Race”BANGOR, MAINE – January 9, 2020 – Well-Strung, the singing string quartet, is warming up the winter at the Gracie Theatre at Husson University on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. with their unique blend of musical genres, creative compilations, and skillful instrumentation.  “This outstanding vocal and string ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Poster and App Presentations Were Part of an Integrated Technology Course Devoted to Creating iOS Apps with an Intro to ARKit  BANGOR, MAINE – December , 2019 – Students in Husson University’s integrated technology program enrolled in the “IT 499 Topic/Creating iOS Apps with an Intro to ARKit” course presented their posters and demonstrated the augmented reality (AR) apps they developed on ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Bi-Annual Showcase Featured Student Art, Photography and Graphic DesignBANGOR, MAINE – December 17, 2019 - Five years ago, Husson University began hosting a bi-annual showcase in the Hart Art Studio in an effort to provide more visibility to creative talents of Husson students. On Tuesday, December 17, 2019, the University celebrated five years of remarkable exhibitions with its 11th Hart Open ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Friday, December 13, 2019
Toy Drive to Benefit Community Health and Counseling Services in Bangor  BANGOR, MAINE – December 13, 2019 – Husson University’s Delta Sigma Delta (DSD) sorority collaborated with Bar Harbor Bank & Trust to bring some happiness to the children of needy families in our area this holiday season. The sorority accepted toys for children of any age at the G. Peirce Webber Campus Center in Peabody Hall ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Presentations focus on occupational therapy and their impact on schizophrenia, older adults’ fear of falling, diabetes, end-of-life care, autism, substance abuse and more.  BANGOR, MAINE – December 10, 2019 – Husson University’s School of Occupational Therapy will be presenting its annual Evidence-Based Practice Symposium on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, from 3:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Richard ...read more
Categories: Education, Papers/Research, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, December 02, 2019
BANGOR, MAINE– December 2, 2019 – Husson University’s College of Health and Pharmacy proudly announced today that every single student in their Doctor of Physical Therapy program passed their national board exam on their first try. “We’re very proud of all of our 2019 graduates in the School of Physical Therapy who passed the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) on their first try,” ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, November 15, 2019
Momentum Aroostook members to receive 10% discount on all Husson non-capped undergraduate and graduate degrees offered at the University’s Presque Isle campusBANGOR, MAINE – November 18, 2019 – Momentum Aroostook (MA) and Husson University announced today that they have signed an agreement to provide all of MA’s members who successfully enroll in any of the University’s non-capped undergraduate ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
New England School of Communications to Broadcast Edgar Allan Poe’s “ms found in a bottle”  BANGOR, MAINE – October 29, 2019 – Husson University’s New England School of Communications (NESCom) is celebrating the tenth anniversary of its annual Halloween radio broadcast with a live performance of Edgar Alan Poe’s “MS Found in a Bottle” on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 7:30 PM at the Gracie ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
The Tragedy of Young People Mixing Alcohol and Prescription Drugs   Documentary Screening of “If They Had Known” and Panel Discussion at Husson University’s Gracie Theatre to focus on saving lives  BANGOR, MAINE – October 15, 2019 – Husson University’s Student Health Services will be sponsoring a free screening of “If They Had Known,” a documentary film featuring interviews with teenagers ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, October 03, 2019
In the spirit of Indigenous People’s Day, the performance celebrates cultural diversity with music from all over the world.   BANGOR, MAINE – October 3, 2019 – In the spirit of celebrating and honoring diversity, the Gracie Theatre at Husson University proudly presents the vocal ensemble, Women of the World on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $22.30 - $30.00. “With Indigenous ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release

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