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UNE's Sustainability Lab
UNE's Sustainability Lab

UNE’s Sustainability Lab conducts waste characterization study

April 27, 2016

For their semester-long project, Alethea Cariddi, MS Ed., sustainability coordinator; Michelle Steen-Adams, Ph.D., associate professor; and the Sustainability Lab students have taken an up-close look at recycling on the Biddeford...

During the annual Kenya trip, made by Rick Peterson and students in his Environment, Health, and Community Development in East A
During the annual Kenya trip, made by Rick Peterson and students in his Environment, Health, and Community Development in East Africa course, it is a tradition for the UNE students to play a soccer match against Kenyan students half their age. So far, there have been no victories for UNE.

Environmental Studies students hold Nor'Easter Swag Sale to benefit Football for the Environment program in Kenya

April 26, 2016

On Friday, April 29, UNE is holding its first ever Nor’Easter Swag Sale, a flea-market style event at which gently used UNE apparel will be resold in an effort to...

Craig Tennenhouse (left) receives the Excellence in Academic Advising Award for the College of Arts and Sciences, as Christine F
Craig Tennenhouse (left) receives the Excellence in Academic Advising Award for the College of Arts and Sciences, as Christine Feurt, Ph.D., and Sam McReynolds, Ph.D., applaud.

ULEAD Awards 2016 celebrate leadership at UNE

April 26, 2016

On April 17, 2016, UNE held its annual ULEAD Awards Ceremony to recognize leadership among students, faculty and staff. Senior Carlos Aguero, ULEAD Leader Scholar, opened the ceremony, and Craig...

UNE students work with the Boys and Girls Club

UNE hosts festival for Boys and Girls Club

April 22, 2016

University of New England students from the Westbrook College of Health Professions welcomed 50 students from the Boys and Girls Club of Portland to a festival in the Harold Alfond...

Amy Keirstead, Ph.D., professor of chemistry, receives the Debra J. Summers Memorial Award for Teaching in Excellence from Jesse
Amy Keirstead, Ph.D., professor of chemistry, receives the Debra J. Summers Memorial Award for Teaching in Excellence from Jesse Hall, vice president of the Undergraduate Student Government.

UNE honors students and faculty in annual Biddeford Campus Awards

April 21, 2016

The University of New England’s 2016 Annual Biddeford Campus Awards Ceremony, held on April 19, recognized graduate and undergraduate students and faculty who have excelled in scholarship and in their...

Seniors in UNE’s Department of Environmental Studies Sarah Fleishmann, Kati Hein, Christina Barton and Kat Santarpio with hybrid
Seniors in UNE’s Department of Environmental Studies Sarah Fleishmann, Kati Hein, Christina Barton and Kat Santarpio with hybrid American chestnut trees they grew from seed in the UNE Greenhouse.

UNE students to plant rare chestnut trees on campus on Earth Day in support of national restoration effort

April 20, 2016

Through a partnership with the American Chestnut Foundation, University of New England students and faculty are growing and planting American chestnut seedlings this spring. This effort is part of a...

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