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鶹ýhealth professions students play bingo with seniors at an assisted living facility
The five-year grant will allow 鶹ýto 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.

鶹ýin the News

Tom Klak discusses advancements in American chestnut restoration
Mainebiz spotlights UNE's hiring of prominent bioengineer Scott Wood to helm Portland biotechnology lab
UNE's 'Best Buddies' program benefited Biddeford man
Oyster research by UNE's Carrie Byron mentioned in The Boston Globe

Student News

A group of high school students poses for a photo
鶹ýEducation students recently mentored a group of 34 high school students from southern Maine during the second Future Teachers of Maine Summer Institute, which aims to equip rising high school seniors with the tools and resources to follow their goals of becoming educators and alleviate teacher shortages across Maine and the nation.

Faculty and Professional Staff News

A group of 鶹ýresearchers poses outside at a conference in Washington, D.C.
The biennial NISBRE symposium celebrates the training and scientific accomplishments of biomedical researchers within the organization’s Institutional Development Award (IDeA) program, which supports research focused on health and life sciences.

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 


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


Emboldened by a relentless quest for knowledge, 鶹ýstudents 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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