Department News (Fall, 2018)
Classes begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.
Some important dates to note:
Last day to add classes: Monday, September 10, 2018.
Last day to drop classes: Monday, September 17, 2018.
Application for December (2018) Graduation: October 1, 2018.
Here’s a link to the University of Maine 2018-2019 Academic Calendar.
McGreavy and Collaborators Examine Media’s Coverage of Dam Decision-Making in Maine
UMaine Research News recently published an article describing the work of Dr. Bridie McGreavy and her collaborators that “asks questions about how news articles represented the Penobscot River Restoration Project and the role of Penobscot Nation in the dam removal decision-making process.” Dr. McGreavy and her collaborators, including CMJ Ph.D. student Tyler Quiring, are investigating “how news media coverage can shape the public understanding about important science issues.” Read more here.
Dr. Bridie McGreavy and Dr. Laura Rickard Announced As Collaborating Researchers on $2.9 million National Science Foundation Award
Helping train the next generation of interdisciplinary environmental conservation leaders is the goal of a five-year, $2.9 million National Science Foundation (NSF) award to the University of Maine. Dr. McGreavy and Dr. Rickard will be collaborating on the five-year, $2.9 million grant. Read more here.