NOTICE | COVID-19 Coronavirus Campus Events Update

All on-campus MMA events have been postponed at this time. We are transitioning to virtual events when possible. Please see individual event listings for details.

Mariners Athletics Event Calendar

USCG Exam Mandatory Meeting
Jan 5 @ 6:00 pm
Coast Guard Exams
Jan 6 – Jan 9 all-day
President Brennan to visit Florida @ Palmira Golf and Country Club
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Wayne Norton ’86 and John Paulsen ’86 cordially invite all alumni to join Maine Maritime Academy President William J. Brennan in celebrating MMA’s  successes. Vice President for Advancement Chris Haley will also be in attendance.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Palmira Golf and Country Club
28200 Matteotti View
Bonita Springs, FL 34135

Light fare & drinks provided
Please RSVP to Mary at 207-326-2177 or

Casco Bay Post-Holiday Party @ DiMillo's On the Water
Jan 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Casco Bay Chapter invites you to join them at their Scotch Auction and Dinner at DiMillo’s. Social Hour starts at 5:00PM, followed by dinner at 6:00PM and Scotch Auction to follow dinner. Dinner options are baked haddock, chicken or prime rib.

Please bring an item to auction off for the Scotch auction. A scotch auction is where attendees bring anything they think may be of value to someone else, and then the chapter auctions it off. It could be new or used. Proceeds will go toward the Casco Bay Scholarship fund.

Call or email Ernie Goodwin with reservations, meal choices and questions at 207-773-8852 or

Cost is $50.00 person. Please mail check, made out to CBCMMAAA, to E.R. Goodwin, 27 Summer Place, Portland, Maine 04103.

RSVP by January 8, 2020.

Alumni Senior Banquet @ Cross Insurance Center
Feb 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Alumni Senior Banquet @ Cross Insurance Center

MMA alumni and members of the Class of 2020 are invited to join us for dinner as we welcome the newest members to the MMA Alumni Association. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet alumni and students, make valuable professional contacts, and learn about what the MMA Alumni Association is all about. This special event is complimentary to MMA seniors, thanks to the generosity of many MMA alumni.

To register:
To sponsor senior tickets:



Casco Bay Chapter Meeting @ Parker's Restaurant
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Casco Bay Chapter Meeting @ Parker's Restaurant | South Portland | Maine | United States
MMA Casco Bay Chapter Meeting to discuss the upcoming Marine Flea Market happening in March. Meet at Parkers Restaurant (1349 Washington Ave, Portland) at 5pm February 20, 2020.
CT/RI to meet and cheer on Men’s Lacrosse @ St. Joseph's College
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am
CT/RI to meet and cheer on Men's Lacrosse @ St. Joseph's College

The CT/RI Chapter is excited to get together and cheer on the MMA Men’s Lacrosse team in Hartford on February 22 @10:30am! Free pizza and Gatorade at the game.
Following the game against the University of St. Joseph – Connecticut, they’ll be at Thomas Hooker Brewery in Bloomsfield (a ten-minute drive) for pizza and beverages.

University of St. Joseph – Connecticut
1678 Asylum Ave. West Hartford, CT 06117-2791
O’Connell Center: 860.231.5410

Thomas Hooker Brewery
16 Tobey Rd Bloomfield, CT

Regimental Change of Command Ceremony @ Field House
Feb 24 @ 4:00 pm

Regimental Change of Command
The Change of Command Ceremony is both the symbolic and physical transfer of leadership responsibilities from the graduating class to the Second Class who will assume their new roles in preparation for the Summer Training Cruise and their senior year.

MMA Alumni Ski Day @ Black Mountain Ski Resort
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am
Please join us for the 6th annual Maine Maritime Academy Alumni Winter Gathering at Black Mountain Ski Resort ( in Rumford, Maine on Saturday, February 29. MMA students on spring break are welcome and encouraged to join us, enjoy the camaraderie, network with alumni and discover the many diverse career paths that their MMA education can take them on.

Come for any or all of the day. Enjoy catching up with fellow Alumni. Black Mountain is offering MMA students, faculty and alumni the group rate $25 all-day adult lift ticket (regularly $45) for day. For the discounted rate, show them your MMA ID or get an MMA armband in the museum and then purchase your lift ticket. Alumni will be in the museum room until 11am if you’d like to check in and see who you might run in to on the mountain. After 11am they’ll be upstairs in the lounge – look for the MMA banner!

Black Mountain is the 4th highest vertical drop ski area in Maine yet has easy trails from the top. With great snow this year you will enjoy some of the finest glade skiing around. There are 17 kilometers of some of the best cross-country trails in North America. Snow shoeing is allowed on the cross-country trails. Equipment rentals are available at the on mountain ski shop. Black Mountain has downhill & cross country skis and snowshoes available for rent.

All are welcome to join us for an après ski social gathering with live entertainment from 2:00 to 5:00 pm in the upstairs bar and lounge. Spouses and guests are welcome! Networking opportunity for MMA students with MMA Alumni with diverse careers in going to sea on merchant vessels, tugs, offshore rigs, ship building, large power plants, the paper industry, military, ski industry, construction, safety and owning and operating successful businesses in Maine.

Mark your calendar and plan on joining us for a day on the slopes. RSVPs are not required but are appreciated and can be made to Karen Cukierski at 207-326-2337 or via email at  If you have questions about the venue, please contact Ed Rosenberg at 207-577-5226.

If you can’t make it to the ski event but would like to receive notices of any future alumni gatherings in Western Maine, just send an email reply to Karen.

Looking forward to seeing you at Black Mountain. Lifts open at 9AM.

Casco Bay Chapter to meet @ Sea Dog Brewing - Broadway
Mar 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Casco Bay Chapter to meet @ Sea Dog Brewing - Broadway

The Casco Bay Chapter invites you to join them at their meeting Thursday, March 12 from 5-7pm. They’ll be the Sea Dog Brewing, 725 Broadway, South Portland ME. All are welcome.