2018 News Releases

Noah Perlut and his Environmental Studies students are conducting the GapTracks Project
Noah Perlut and his Environmental Studies students are conducting the GapTracks Project

UNE students research the wildlife impact of closing the Eastern Trail gap

June 21, 2018

Noah Perlut, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Environmental Studies, is curious about the impact that connecting two sections of the Eastern Trail in Scarborough, Maine, will have on...

President James Herbert and Anne-Marie Davee welcome Joan Benoit-Samuelson to UNE
President James Herbert and Anne-Marie Davee welcome Joan Benoit-Samuelson to UNE

Olympic gold medal winner Joan Benoit-Samuelson visits UNE

June 20, 2018

In 1984 Joan Benoit-Samuelson won gold in the women’s marathon at the Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. It was the first time in the history of the Olympics that a...

Kathryn Brandt appears on WMTW newscast to discuss air quality alert
Kathryn Brandt appears on WMTW newscast to discuss air quality alert

UNE’s Kathryn Brandt discusses air quality alert on WMTW

June 19, 2018

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory and air quality alert on Monday, as temperatures soared into the 90s. The air quality alert affected coastal Maine from Kittery to...