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Thursday, September 29, 2022
POD graduates are part of the next generation of health care professionals at Northern Light Health working toward improving the patient experience.  BANGOR, MAINE – September 27, 2022 – For the past five years, Husson University has been helping to educate Northern Light Health employees through their Professional and Organizational Development (POD) program. On August 23, 2022, Husson ...read more
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Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Scholarship recipients are Maine students pursuing higher education  BANGOR, MAINE – September 20, 2022 – On September 14, Husson hosted an event in the Beardsley Meeting House honoring Worthington Scholarship Foundation scholarship recipients attending the university. The Foundation awarded $6.4 million dollars to over 400 2022 graduates from partner public high schools in 11 Maine counties ...read more
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Wednesday, September 14, 2022
BANGOR, ME – Maine-Stay 2022 is poised to be the state’s biggest tourism and hospitality marketing conference. The inaugural conference was announced earlier this month and will be taking place on October 19th and 20th at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Maine-Stay 2022 will offer tourism and hospitality business owners, leaders, and decision-makers new insights and fresh data, and will ...read more
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Monday, August 29, 2022
$2 million in donations and institutional funds made the seven new state-of-the-art laboratories possible   BANGOR, MAINE – August 29, 2022 – Husson University celebrated the official opening of seven new modern science laboratories with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, August 25, 2022. Tours of the new facility, refreshments and science demonstrations were available at the conclusion of ...read more
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Monday, August 15, 2022
All first-time students who enroll in an online program at Husson University will receive a $500 discount on their initial class.  BANGOR, MAINE – August 15,2022 – Degrees from colleges and universities have a significant impact on individuals’ earnings. In 2021, full-time workers between the ages of 22 and 27, who completed a bachelor’s degree, earned a median annual wage of $52,000 per year ...read more
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Friday, July 22, 2022
BANGOR, MAINE – July 22,2022 – Husson University Online announced today that it has launched two new career-focused certificate programs that provide specialized knowledge beneficial to those working in psychology and business.   Students can now earn a certificate in animal assisted therapy from Husson University Online. “Interactions between humans and animals have proven to have a number of ...read more
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Wednesday, July 06, 2022
This program is geared toward students interested in law-related careers that help protect the great outdoors.BANGOR, MAINE – July 6, 2022 – Husson University announced today that it is launching a new comprehensive four-year degree program in conservation law. This will provide students with the education they need to become state game wardens, park rangers, forest rangers, members of the Maine ...read more
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Friday, June 17, 2022
Grant will support programs and outreach from Husson’s new School of Technology and Innovation  BANGOR, MAINE – June 17, 2022 – Husson University announced today that it recently received a generous $2.2 million grant from the Harold Alfond Foundation. The grant will accelerate the implementation of programs and outreach associated with the new School of Technology and Innovation. This school is ...read more
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Friday, November 19, 2021
BANGOR, MAINE – November 19, 2021 – The second installment of Husson University’s Distinguished Speaker Series featured L.L.Bean President and CEO Stephen Smith. His presentation took place on Thursday, November 18, 2021 from 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Husson’s Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business.“Steve’s work experience has included everything from positions at one of the nation’s premier ...read more
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Wednesday, September 01, 2021
Students from Maine’s largest College of Business will now be able to learn in a new facility designed to enhance their education through experiential learning.  BANGOR, MAINE – September 1, 2021 – Husson University marked the official opening of Harold Alfond Hall, the new home of their College of Business, on August 26, 2021 at 1 p.m. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in front of the building. ...read more
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Monday, July 12, 2021
Certificate is ideal for individuals who want to become park rangers, fish and game wardens or environmental protection and enforcement professionals BANGOR, MAINE – July 7, 2021 – Husson University announced today that it is launching a new certificate program in conservation law enforcement. Live on-campus classes for this new certificate program will begin on August 30 as part of the upcoming ...read more
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Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Organizations to work together to help promote awareness of speakers professional networking and mentoring opportunities  BANGOR, MAINE – June 22, 2021 – Husson University announced today that it is partnering with the Financial Planning Association of Northern New England (FPA NNE) to help support students pursing their Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) designation by elevating awareness of ...read more
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Thursday, April 22, 2021
New Bachelor of Science in extended reality (XR) degree to produce specialized virtual and augmented reality professionals who are ready to meet the demands of research and entertainment organizations, educational institutions, and industry.BANGOR, MAINE – April 22, 2021 – Husson University announced today that its Board of Trustees approved the creation of a new degree program for students ...read more
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