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Maine Maritime Academy Faculty and Students Present Panels and Lectures at Higher Education Summit

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy faculty and students represented MMA at the 2013 Higher Education Summit at the State University of New York (SUNY) Maritime College in Throggs Neck, N.Y.  April 7 – 9.

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Maine NROTC Students Recognized for their Achievements at Maine Maritime Academy

CASTINE, Maine – Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) students from Maine Maritime Academy, the University of Maine, and Husson University gathered at MMA for the annual Navy ROTC Award Ceremony on April 23, 2013 to recognize the midshipmen’s achievements throughout the 2012-2013 school year.

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Maine Maritime Academy Hosts Special Olympics for Bocce Tournament

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy’s athletics department, in conjunction with the NCAA Division III, partnered with the Special Olympics of Maine to host the third annual Unified Bocce Tournament Wednesday, April 17 on Richie Field.

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Maine Maritime Academy Announces Quarterly Board of Trustees Meeting

CASTINE, Maine—The Maine Maritime Academy Board of Trustees will hold a regular quarterly meeting on Friday, May 3, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. in the Holmes Alumni Heritage Room, located on the lower level of the Harold Alfond Student Center on the college campus in Castine, Maine.

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Maine Maritime Academy Commencement Set for Saturday, May 4, 2013 Ceremony Viewable Via Live Webstream

CASTINE, Maine – The Honorable Paul LePage, Governor of the State of Maine, will address the graduating class at the Maine Maritime Academy (MMA) Seventieth Commencement on Saturday, May 4, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Alexander Field House.

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Maine Maritime Academy Presents Events in April All Events are Free and Open to the Public

CASTINE, Maine – April 1, 2013 - Maine Maritime Academy Athletics, Residential Life and Activities and Bands Committee are hosting events this month – including family-friendly current movies – which are free and open to the public.

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Working in a Union Environment, a Seminar for Students and Professionals, to be Hosted by Maine Maritime Academy

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy’s Career Services and Loeb-Sullivan School of International Business and Logistics is hosting a seminar on Thursday, April 11th from 4-6 p.m. The seminar is designed to educate participants on working in a union environment in the U.S. or overseas. The event is free and open to the public and will be held in the Delano Auditorium in Leavitt Hall on the MMA campus.

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Maine Maritime Academy to Host Maritime Law and Piracy Awareness Lecture

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy’s Marine Transportation department will present a lecture addressing the legal and geo-political issues surrounding international maritime piracy Thursday April 4th at 6 p.m. in Delano Auditorium.

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Maine Maritime Academy NROTC Midshipmen Teach Kids the Importance of Physical Fitness and Healthy Living

CASTINE, Maine – Americans are increasing awareness of childhood health issues: Michelle Obama started her “Let’s Move” campaign, the National Football League has its “Play 60” campaign, and even the latest season of the popular weight-loss show, The Biggest Loser, challenged Americans to face the causes of childhood health problems.

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MMA Mourns the Passing of Long-Time Employee, Vernette Eaton

CASTINE, Maine – Vernette June Eaton, 89, passed away March 9, 2013 at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. Vernette worked at Maine Maritime Academy from December 1969 to October 1985 in a variety of capacities; she was the school’s telephone operator and also worked as front desk associate, greeting visitors and performing numerous administrative duties.

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