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Feature Friday: Kell Fremouw ’23

The Honors College’s Feature Friday series highlights an Honors student every Friday and shares a little bit about their experiences in Honors and at the University of Maine. This week, our feature is on Kell Fremouw. Kell is a second-year engineering physics major with a concentration in mechanical engineering and minor in math. He is […]

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Announcing the 2020-2021 John M. Rezendes Ethics Essay Competition

The Honors College is excited to announce the 2020-2021 John M. Rezendes Ethics Essay Competition! All current undergraduate students at the University of Maine are invited to submit an 8- to 10-page essay that focuses on ethics, broadly construed. Papers on any topic of ethical concern are welcome, but our suggested theme this year is deconstructing systems […]

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19 Honors Students Among 2020-2021 CUGR Fellowship Awardees

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) has announced the 2020-2021 academic year CUGR fellowship winners. The fellowships include the CUGR Research and Creative Activities Fellowship, the Maine Space Grant Consortium (MSCG) Fellowship, the UMaine Institute of Medicine Fellowship, and the UMaine Artificial Intelligence (AI) Fellowship. The latter two fellowships were recently established […]

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Feature Friday: Maija Overturf ’22

The Honors College’s Feature Friday series highlights an Honors student every Friday and shares a little bit about their experiences in Honors and at the University of Maine. This week, our feature is on Maija Overturf. Maija is a third-year elementary education major with a minor in Spanish. She is from Corinth, Maine. Maija expressed […]

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Feature Friday: James Greenwood ’23

The Honors College’s Feature Friday series highlights an Honors student every Friday and shares a little bit about their experiences in Honors and at the University of Maine. This week, our feature is on James Greenwood. James is a second-year ecology & environmental sciences major with a concentration in environmental lab and applied sciences and […]

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Feature Friday: Vanessa Bambe Cyuzuzo

Feature Friday: Vanessa Bambe Cyuzuzo ’24

The Honors College’s Feature Friday series highlights an Honors student every Friday and shares a little bit about their experiences in Honors and at the University of Maine. This week, our feature is on Vanessa Bambe Cyuzuzo. Vanessa is a first-year civil engineering major and international student from Nyanza, Rwanda. Her favorite thing about Honors […]

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Announcing the Honors Talent Show Competition Winners

Announcing the Winners of the 2020 Honors College Talent Show Competition

The votes have been tallied up — and the winners of the 2020 Honors College Talent Show competition have been chosen! Of our fifteen fantastic participants, these are the five whose entries received the most votes from the UMaine community: 1st place: Allison Ogle 2nd place: Tamra Benson 3rd place: Evelyn Zumwalt 4th place: Vinh-Nhan […]

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Feature Friday: Kora Kukk

Feature Friday: Kora Kukk ’21

The Honors College’s Feature Friday series highlights an Honors student every Friday and shares a little bit about their experiences in Honors and at the University of Maine. This week, our feature is on Kora Kukk. Kora is a senior biomedical engineering major with a minor in nanotechnology from Brookfield, Connecticut. Her favorite thing about […]

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Feature Friday: Olivia Kjellander

Feature Friday: Olivia Kjellander ’24

The Honors College’s Feature Friday series highlights an Honors student every Friday and shares a little bit about their experiences in Honors and at the University of Maine. This week, our feature is on Olivia Kjellander. Olivia is a first-year chemistry major with a minor in film studies from Kingston, Massachusetts! Her favorite thing about […]

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View and vote on the entries for the Honors Talent Show Competition!

Honors Talent Show Competition – View Entries and Vote Here!

The submission period of the Honors Talent Show Competition is officially over. We received 15 fantastic entries from our Honors students featuring a broad variety of talents, including reading original poetry, creating musical covers or recording original songs, slack lining, mimicry, and more! Check out all of the entries below then click here to fill […]

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