UNE News chronicles the accomplishments of students, faculty, and the institution through compelling stories, visuals, and news media.

Featured Story

UNE health professions students play bingo with seniors at an assisted living facility
The five-year grant will allow UNE to educate and train Maine’s health care workforce over the next five years to best meet the dynamic health needs of older adults by developing the direct care workforce, enhancing rural education, and creating more dementia-inclusive communities.

UNE in the News

UNE Online's new animal behavior certificate featured in trades
Marine science research presentations for Biddeford community covered locally
Alum appointed to leading post in American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology
UNE's Susan Wehry piece about support for senior caregivers shared in state's largest newspapers

Faculty and Professional Staff News

A UNE student presents a slideshow to a room of people
The School of Marine and Environmental Programs recently hosted members of the coastal Biddeford community for a series of presentations from students and faculty, discussing ongoing research on the pertinent topics of climate change, invasive species, advances in aquaculture, and the impacts of microplastics pollution.

Featured Video

Adaptive OT: Innovations for Pediatric Wellbeing

The annual Adaptive Pediatrics Expo is the signature event of UNE’s Occupational Therapy degree program, showcasing evidence-based interactive projects designed and constructed by creative first-year students learning to become the next generation of occupational therapists. Learn more about this inspirational event 

UNE Magazine

Faces of Our Future: Empowering Students to Build a Better Tomorrow — the 2023 UNE Magazine.


Emboldened by a relentless quest for knowledge, UNE students are leading the charge to shape a better world. These “Faces of Our Future” are living proof that a university, guided by its strategic priorities, can do big things in the face of uncertainty. Learn how our students are working to build a better tomorrow for Maine, the nation, and our world.


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