Awards and Recognition

Rising Honors Senior Spicer named MBS Outstanding Student Athlete 2019-2020

Cameron Spicer, a rising senior in the Honors College, was recently named as the Outstanding Student Athlete in the Maine Business School for the 2019-2020 academic year. Spicer plays Defense on the Men’s Hockey team. He studies both finance and financial economics, and plans to begin work on his Honors thesis this coming fall. Congratulations […]

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Varga ’20H Featured in UMaine News

Recent Honors grad Sámuel Varga ’20H has been featured in an article in UMaine News, discussing his path to UMaine and aspirations in the field of Finance. Click here to read the full article on UMaine News. Sámuel recently completed his Honors thesis on Predictors of IPO Underpricing and was recognized for Academic Achievement in Finance […]

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Congratulations, 2020 Outstanding Seniors!

Honors Students Recognized as Outstanding Seniors in CLAS, MBS

Numerous graduating Honors students have been selected for Class of 2020 departmental awards in recent announcements from both the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the Maine Business School. Congratulations to these Honors students, as well as all of the students selected, for this exciting recognition! College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Lilja Bernheim, […]

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Seven Honors Students Recieve UMaine Student Life Leadership Awards

Congratulations to all of the students and staff who were recipients of the 2020 UMaine Student Life Leadership Awards. We would like to highlight some of our fantastic Honors students amongst the award recipients! Outstanding Student Leader Lauren Ryan ’20 Emerging Leaders Program members Gabby Peluso ’23 and Mikayla Reynolds ’23 Dirigo Leadership Society members Betelhem Abay […]

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Two Honors Students Among 2020 Outstanding Graduating Students

Congratulations to all of the 2020 Outstanding Graduating Students! We wanted to take a moment to recognize the two Honors graduates among the group: Grace Smith, the 2020 class salutatorian and Outstanding Graduating Student in the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture, and Cormac Coyle, Outstanding Graduating Student in the College of Liberal Arts […]

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Eight Honors Students Receive Summer 2020 CUGR Fellowships

Eight Honors Students Among Awardees of CUGR Summer 2020 Fellowships

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) has announced the 2020 CUGR summer fellowship winners, and Honors students make up eight of the sixteen awardees. Undergraduate proposals will be awarded up to a maximum of $3,300 each. Funding is provided by the UMaine Office of the Vice President for Research and Maine Space […]

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Sierra Yost and Grace Smith

Honors Students Yost and Smith Named 2020 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

The University of Maine has named the Class of 2020 Valedictorian as Sierra Yost and Salutatorian as Grace Smith, both students in the Honors College. A huge congratulations to both Sierra and Grace! Sierra Yost is a chemical engineering major. Her Honors thesis focuses on the application of cellulose nanofibers as an alternative to plastics […]

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