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February 2013 Board of Trustees Meeting Announced

CASTINE, Maine — The Maine Maritime Academy Board of Trustees will hold a regular quarterly meeting on Friday, February 22, 2012, at 8:30 a.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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MMA Announces 2012 Cadet Shipping Award Recipients

CASTINE, Maine – January 23, 2013 - Maine Maritime Academy is pleased to announce the following students have been recognized for the top sea projects during their cadet shipping in 2012:

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ENABLING STUDENT SUCCESS

CASTINE, Maine - Scheduled to open on the first day of class, Maine Maritime Academy’s new Center for Student Success will help the college usher in the fall semester. Located at 54 Pleasant Street in the recently renovated Buoy House, the new center has something for every student.

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MMA SCORES TOP 10 RANKINGS FOR REGIONAL COLLEGES AND TOP 50 RANKING FOR UNDERGRAD ENGINEERING PROGRAM

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy (MMA) has once again been listed in the rankings of the nation’s top regional colleges for the northern region in the 2013 edition of “Best Colleges” by U.S. News & World Report.  The Academy was ranked in the top 10 in sections titled, “Best Regional College (North Region) and Best Public Regional College (North Region)”.  MMA placed 8th overall in the listing of North region colleges and 3rd overall in the listing of North public region colleges.  The North region encompasses the area spanning from Maine to Maryland.

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MTI FUNDS MMA RESEARCH IN HYDROKINETIC ENERGY

CASTINE, Maine - The Maine Technology Institute has awarded nearly $500 thousand dollars to the Maine Maritime Academy to pursue research in hydrokinetic energy.  The Maine Hydrokinetic Cluster grant is the first large research grant of its kind for MMA and heralds some of the work expected by MMA’s Center for Engineering and Applied Research.  The grant was awarded in partnership with and supported by a consortium of Maine's Hydrokinetic Industry leaders led by the Maine Composites Alliance.

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STRATEGIC MAINTENANCE SOLUTIONS DONATES $500K TO ACADEMY

CASTINE, MAINE - Maine Maritime Academy is pleased to announce that Strategic Maintenance Solutions, Inc. of Gorham, Maine, has just donated a gift of $500,000 to the Academy to use towards the building of the ABS Center for Applied Science and Engineering.

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MMA Hosts its Annual Celebration of Achievement

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy honored twenty-seven individuals associated with the school for their outstanding accomplishments during the annual Celebration of Achievement Thursday, Nov. 8.

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Maine Maritime Academy Hosts Open House December 8th

CASTINE, Maine - Maine Maritime Academy, Maine’s coastal college, will host an open house for prospective students and their parents on Saturday, December 8, 2012. Registration will take place in the Harold Alfond Student Center from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. A continental breakfast and lunch are free to all participants.

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Maine Maritime Academy Hosts Open House December 8, 2012

CASTINE, Maine - Maine Maritime Academy, Maine’s coastal college, will host an open house for prospective students and their parents on Saturday, December 8, 2012. Registration will take place in the Harold Alfond Student Center from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. A continental breakfast and lunch are free to all participants.

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SBLA Holds Women's Career Panel

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy’s Student Business and Logistics Association held a career panel titled “Women in Logistics and Business” Thursday Nov. 9 in the BIW Building.

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