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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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Maine Maritime Academy Invites Prospective Students to Open House Saturday April 13, 2013

CASTINE, Maine   Maine Maritime Academy, a co-educational public college of engineering, management, science and transportation, will host an open house for prospective students and their parents on Saturday, April 13, 2013. Registration will take place from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. in the Harold Alfond Student Center on the MMA campus. A continental breakfast and lunch are free to all participants.

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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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