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UNE volunteers paint the fence at Mechanics Park in Biddeford as part of UNE's Day of Service.
UNE volunteers paint the fence at Mechanics Park in Biddeford as part of UNE's Day of Service.

Hundreds from UNE volunteer locally for university’s annual Day of Service

September 21, 2017

The University of New England held its annual Day of Service on Saturday, September 23. Hundreds of UNE community members, including students, faculty, staff and alumni, dispersed among 32 volunteer...

Saco Mayor Ronald Michaud, UNE President Danielle Ripich and Biddeford Mayor Alan Casavant welcomed nearly 500 UNE volunteers to
Saco Mayor Ronald Michaud, UNE President Danielle Ripich and Biddeford Mayor Alan Casavant welcomed nearly 500 UNE volunteers to the second annual UNE Day of Service.

Hundreds at UNE volunteer for second annual Day of Service

October 17, 2016

Nearly five hundred members of the University of New England community, including students, faculty and staff, participated in the university’s second annual Day of Service on Saturday, October 15. Participants...

Students participating in last year's inaugural Day of Service
Students participating in last year's inaugural Day of Service

Hundreds at UNE prepare to volunteer for second annual Day of Service

October 12, 2016

Five hundred members of the University of New England community, including students, faculty and staff, are expected to participate in the university’s second annual Day of Service on Saturday, October...

L-R: Emma Waterhouse, Samantha Mansberger and Reba Shapiro were presented with the Campus Leadership Award at a State House cere
L-R: Emma Waterhouse, Samantha Mansberger and Reba Shapiro were presented with the Campus Leadership Award at a State House ceremony in Augusta, Maine.

College Community Mentoring Program receives President’s Campus Leadership Award

May 10, 2016

On April 27, 2016, UNE’s College Community Mentoring Program (CCMP) received the President’s Campus Leadership Award from Maine Camus Compact. The club was selected as this year’s winner by President...

Sarah Nelson (left) and Samantha Funk perform yard work at Biddeford Estates.
Sarah Nelson (left) and Samantha Funk perform yard work at Biddeford Estates. The nursing home was one of many organizations at which participants volunteered. Others included Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, Community Head Start, American Red Cross, Bon Appetit Meals Programs and Maine Veterans' Homes.

Media outlets spotlight UNE’s first annual Day of Service

April 11, 2016

UNE’s first annual Day of Service, held April 9, was prominently featured in the news on WMTW Channel 8, was reported on by WGME Channel 13 n ews, and was...

UNE's rain garden was featured in Private University magazine
UNE's rain garden was featured in Private University magazine

UNE’s rain garden featured in ‘Private University Magazine’

July 28, 2015

UNE’s rain garden was featured in a recent print and online issue of Private University Products and News (PUPN) magazine. The article incorporated a story by UNE Communications Specialist Jennie...

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