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SBE Assistant Professor Han Tan’s research featured by News Center Maine

UMaine professors trying to develop potato varieties using new DNA-based tools ORONO, Maine — Two professors at the University of Maine in Orono are working on breeding new potato varieties. Professor of crop ecology and management in the School of Food and Agriculture, Dr. Greg Porter, and assistant professor of plant genetics with the School […]

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“The Atlantic” features Grad Student Greg LeClair ‘s “Big Night”

Greg LeClair, a graduate student at the University of Maine, leads The Big Night, a citizen science initiative in Maine through which volunteers tally up migrating frogs and salamanders and escort them across roads. This spring, he assumed that coronavirus concerns would shut down the project; instead, he rallied more participants than ever. Read more: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2020/07/pandemic-roadkill/613852/

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UMaine has a Return to Campus website for updates and information

Please visit the UMaine Return to Campus website for the latest information for students, faculty, and staff as it becomes available. Like the UMaine and UMM COVID-19 website, this Return to Campus site will be a go-to resource, complete with a phone number and email address where you can request more information.

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SBE Scholarship and Award Winners 2020

Congratulations to this year’s SBE scholarship and award winners! Academic Awards – Highest GPA: First Year Emma Downing Liv Fitzpatrick Casey Kneissler Kaitlin Liu Samantha Reimer Ross Sousa Willow Rain Throckmorton-Hansford Maria Vina Lopez Myky Hong Weinstein Second Year Devon Varney Junior Claire Schaffer Senior Kaylee Brann Academic Achievement Award: Ryan LaGross Auburn E. and […]

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