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Thursday, December 02, 2021
Adult Volunteers Needed to Support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine Mentoring Programs  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine (BBBSMM) is seeking adult volunteers to support its 1:1 mentoring programs throughout eastern, central and mid-coast Maine. The agency is recruiting Big Brothers and Big Sisters to serve as community-based mentors to children ages 5 to 14 in Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, ...read more
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Wednesday, December 01, 2021
[Bangor, ME] — Bangor Public Library is one of 50 U.S. libraries selected to host Americans and the Holocaust, a traveling  exhibition from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum that examines the motives, pressures and fears that shaped  Americans’ responses to Nazism, war and genocide in Europe during the 1930s and 1940s.  The touring library exhibition — based on the special exhibition of the ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, December 01, 2021
Bangor, Maine – As cases of coronavirus continue to impact our communities, Rotary Club of Bangor is planning to, once again this year, hold its Festival of Lights event in lieu of the traditional holiday parade. Held in partnership with Greater Bangor Convention and Visitors Bureau, Downtown Bangor Partnership, and Links Web Design, Rotary Club of Bangor invites businesses, non-profits, private ...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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Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Bar Harbor, Maine – Bar Harbor Bank & Trust recently presented donations totaling more than $11,000 to four Northern New England nonprofit organizations from its employee-driven charitable giving program, Casual for A Cause. The recipients of the contributions collected in Q3 2021 are: Easterseals New Hampshire, Safe Harbor Recovery Home for Women and Children, Veterans Inc., and Vermont Institute ...read more
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Tuesday, November 09, 2021
Wheat Paste Wall Images of Original Tattoo Designs Fill the Robert E. White Gallery  BANGOR, MAINE – November 10, 2021 – Husson University students enrolled in the “FA230 - Mixed Media Explorations” class have created an art installation called “Anchors Away” that honors the artistic design of “Sailor Jerry” tattoos. The installation consists of large wheat paste tattoo designs affixed to the ...read more
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Friday, November 05, 2021
Comedians Karen Morgan and Tara Brown bring their hilarious standup to Bangor  BANGOR, MAINE – November 5, 2021 – Popular Portland, Maine comedian Karen Morgan returns to Husson University’s Gracie Theatre on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 7 p.m. along with Tara Brown, for a night of fun, family-friendly comedy. Morgan’s new show, “Boogie Motherland,” deals with such relatable topics as ...read more
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Monday, October 25, 2021
The Northern Light EMMC Auxiliary is in full swing planning the 16th Kitchen Tour, with a new twist: this year’s tour is virtual and viewers will be able to view it from the comfort of their own home.The Auxiliary has partnered with WABI and NextHome Experience to showcase six different kitchens…each one with unique features, designs and quality craftsmanship.This year’s tour has an incredible ...read more
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Wednesday, October 06, 2021
National and local law enforcement and legal organizations to participate in 13th Annual School of Legal Studies Career Day    BANGOR, MAINE – October 6, 2021 – The School of Legal Studies in Husson University's College of Business will be holding its 13th Annual Career Day on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Newman Gymnasium, 1 College Circle in Bangor. “The overwhelming ...read more
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Tuesday, September 28, 2021
New esports teams to compete against other colleges and universities  BANGOR, MAINE – September 28, 2021 – On Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 6 p.m. Husson will be holding an information session, in Peabody Hall’s Kominsky Auditorium on their Bangor campus, for any students interested in learning more about the University’s first intercollegiate esports team. Any full-time student in good academic ...read more
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Wednesday, September 22, 2021
BANGOR, MAINE – September 22, 2021 – With 99% of University employees and 93% of all students either partially or fully vaccinated, Husson University is looking forward to returning to live Homecoming events this year. Homecoming Weekend is traditionally an excitement-filled celebration that features fun for current students, their families and alumni. This year, the celebration runs from ...read more
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Wednesday, September 01, 2021
BANGOR, MAINE – September 1, 2021 –The Gracie Theatre at Husson University is proud to welcome patrons back with a spectacular line-up of performers for its tenth season.This season’s offerings include something for everyone.“It’s a thrill to be re-opening our doors for our tenth season,” said Jeri Misler, managing director of the Gracie Theatre. “Together with season sponsor Bangor Savings Bank, ...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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Wednesday, September 01, 2021
WHO:  On Saturday, August 28, 2021, Husson University welcomed first-year students back to campus for the beginning of the new academic year. Returning students moved into the residence halls the following day. (Sunday, August 29, 2021)  WHAT:A variety of activities took place on Saturday, August 28  and Sunday, August 29, 2021.  Saturday, August 28  8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: New Resident ...read more
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Thursday, July 29, 2021
Created in 1997, the Maine Venture Fund has invested over $25.2 million in Maine small businesses and helped stimulate economic growth  BANGOR, MAINE – July 29, 2021 – Husson University announced today that Brien Walton, JD, EdD, director of the Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business and assistant professor of entrepreneurship at Husson University’s College of Business, was named the first ...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, July 06, 2021
These certificates give students a chance to earn a credential in a specialized field of study with just four or five college courses  BANGOR, MAINE – July 6, 2021 – After reviewing the academic result of the 2020-2021 school year, Husson University noticed an important trend among its students in the College of Business and the New England School of Communications. As a prelude to earning ...read more
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Friday, July 02, 2021
Memorandum of Understanding covers certificate, undergraduate degree and graduate degree programs  BANGOR, MAINE– July 2, 2021 – Hannaford Supermarkets and Husson University are working together to help Hannaford’s employees earn professional certificates, undergraduate degrees and graduate degrees. Students have the choice of taking courses online or attending classes at Husson University’s ...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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Friday, March 19, 2021
News Release Healthcare Heroes featured in 2020 Northern Light Health Annual  Report.   Brewer, Maine (March 17, 2021) There are many things about 2020 we would all  like to forget, but there are plenty of things worth remembering too. Throughout Northern Light Health, our healthcare workers showed courage, strength, and  perseverance to guide our patients and communities through an ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, February 15, 2021
Curaleaf Bangor Makes $5,000 Donation to Maine Veteran's Project Bangor, ME - In honor of their grand opening at 829 Hogan Road in Bangor, ME, Curaleaf Bangor made a generous donation of $5,000 to support the Maine Veteran's Project. Pictured from the left are Scott Reed, General Manager of Curaleaf and Doc Goodwin, President of the Maine Veteran's Project. For more information on CuraLeaf ...read more
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Monday, January 11, 2021
Beal College is Now Beal UniversityWith their 130th anniversary on the horizon, Beal College is excited to announce a major development. Effective December 28, 2020, Beal College changed its name to Beal University. While Beal’s official name is changing, their identity and core values will remain the same. The University will still uphold its dedication to excellence in education, with an ...read more
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