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MMA Presents Events in March, All Events are Free and Open to the Public

CASTINE, Maine – March 11, 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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MMA Announces Ports of Call for 2013 Training Cruise

CASTINE, Maine - Maine Maritime Academy students, officers, and crew are finalizing plans for the Training Ship State of Maine to visit ports in southern U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada as part of the college’s annual two-month training cruise to foreign and domestic ports of call. This year’s training cruise itinerary includes Tampa, Fl. May 17-19; San Juan, Puerto Rico May 28-30; Baltimore, Md. June 8-10; Quebec, Canada June 20-22; and Eastport, Maine June 29. The ship will host a family day sail on the return leg from Searsport to Castine, arriving in Castine on June 30th.

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Maine Maritime Academy Announces Dean’s List for Fall, 2012-2013

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy recently named students to their Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement in the first semester of the 2012-2013 academic year. Students named to the Dean’s List earn a grade point average of 3.3 or above on a 4.0 scale.

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Maine Maritime Academy Announces Dean’s List for Fall, 2012-2013

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy recently named students to their Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement in the first semester of the 2012-2013 academic year. Students named to the Dean’s List earn a grade point average of 3.3 or above on a 4.0 scale.

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Maine Maritime Academy Annual Gala, A Night by the Bay, Set for March 16th

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy (MMA) will host its seventh annual “A Night by the Bay” fundraising event to benefit student scholarship, student services, and academic programs on Saturday, March 16, 2013. The event - an evening of dinner, live music, and live and silent auctions - will be held at the Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks in South Portland beginning at 6p.m. Guests at the event may bid on exciting items and travel excursions ranging from an overnight stay on Star Island, Isles of Shoals (N.H.) to Red Sox tickets with members-only restaurant access. Two Bass Jon will provide live dinner music and then turn it up for dancing.  Dress for the event will be cocktail attire.

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Governor Paul LePage to Deliver Maine Maritime Academy 2013 Commencement Address

Castine, Maine—Captain Robert J. Peacock, II, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Maine Maritime Academy (MMA), announced today that Governor Paul LePage will address graduates at the college’s seventieth commencement, Saturday, May 4, 2013.

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High School Students Visit Maine Maritime Academy for the Junior Achievement Titan Challenge ®

CASTINE, Maine – High school students from Deer Isle-Stonington, Bucksport, and the Maine Central Institute came to Maine Maritime Academy (MMA) Wednesday, February 13 to take part in the Junior Achievement of Maine’s state-wide Titan Challenge, a day-long virtual business competition. The event was hosted by the Loeb-Sullivan School of International Business and Logistics. The competition was also sponsored by Travelers Insurance.

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Job Skills Workshop to Reveal the Do’s and Don’ts of Job Interviewing

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy’s Student Business and Logistics Association, or SBLA, and Career Services will co-host an “Effective Interviewing” workshop on Thursday, February 28, from 5:15 to 6:45 p.m. in the Alumni Lecture Hall on the Maine Maritime Academy campus.

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Maine Maritime Academy’s Regiment of Midshipmen Changes Student Leadership

CASTINE, Maine – The Regiment of Midshipmen at Maine Maritime Academy celebrated its change in student leadership at a change of command ceremony February 4, at the Alexander Field-house.

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MMA Presents Events in February

CASTINE, Maine – January 25, 2013 - Maine Maritime Academy’s department of Residential Life and Activities and Bands Committee is hosting events – including family-friendly current movies – which are free and open to the public.

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