The Ceremony

On May 17, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. the University of New England awarded an estimated 1,374 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in osteopathic medicine, pharmacy, health sciences, natural sciences, social sciences, human services, education, management and the liberal arts during its 179th Commencement Ceremony at the Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland, Maine. 

UNE Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipient

The Commencement speaker and honorary degree recipient was Gregory W. Powell, J. D.

Gregory Powell is the Chief Executive Officer and President of Dexter Enterprises, Inc., a wealth management firm owned by the Alfond family, and is Chairman of the Harold Alfond Foundation, the largest charitable foundation in Maine.