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UNE students meet with Portland community health workers

March 08, 2017

The University of New England Westbrook College of Health Professions Office of Service Learning and the Office of Intercultural Student Engagement recently sponsored a cultural health exchange between community health...

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...

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...

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...

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