Press Releases

Maine Maritime Academy Surpasses $20 Million Opening Doors, Changing Lives: The Scholarship Campaign for Maine Maritime Academy

Posted on: December 7, 2020

Academy to Conclude Campaign 18 Months Early

CASTINE, Maine—Dr. William J. Brennan, President of Maine Maritime Academy (MMA), announced today that the college has exceeded its target of $20 million in its three-year Opening Doors, Changing Lives: The Scholarship Campaign for Maine Maritime Academy eighteen months ahead of schedule. The effort will conclude with nearly $20.5 million raised.Read More…

Maine Maritime Academy Board of Trustees to Hold Quarterly Meeting

Posted on: November 4, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—The Board of Trustees of Maine Maritime Academy will hold their quarterly meeting on Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

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Maine Maritime Academy Surpasses Challenge from Harold Alfond Foundation, Receives $750,000 in Scholarship Funding

Posted on: September 29, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—Dr. William J. Brennan, President of Maine Maritime Academy (MMA), announced today that the college exceeded the goals of a three-year challenge from the Harold Alfond Foundation, resulting in a $750,000 grant to MMA’s Harold Alfond Engineering Scholarship Fund. Read More…

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Maine Maritime Academy Announces Suspension of Football Program

Posted on: August 14, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—Dr. William J. Brennan, President of Maine Maritime Academy (MMA), announced today that the college is suspending its football program indefinitely while the administration reviews the overall financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic upon programs and the college’s operations.

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MMA Recruits Dr. Keith M. Williamson to Position of VP for Academic Affairs

Posted on: August 12, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—Dr. William J. Brennan, President of Maine Maritime Academy (MMA), announced today that the college has concluded a national search for a Vice President for Academic Affairs with the recruitment of Dr. Keith M. Williamson to the position. Read More…

Maine Maritime Academy Board of Trustees to Hold Annual Meeting

Posted on: August 7, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—The Board of Trustees of Maine Maritime Academy will hold their annual meeting on Thursday, August 13, 2020 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Read More…

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Maine Maritime Academy Announces Graduates and Dean’s List for Spring, 2020

Posted on: August 5, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—Maine Maritime Academy recently named 230 students to the Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement in the second semester of the 2019-2020 academic year.

Students named to the Dean’s List earn a grade point average of 3.3 or above on a 4.0 scale.Read More…

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MMA Hires Richard W. Rosen to Vice President for Financial and Institutional Services Position

Posted on: July 27, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—Dr. William J. Brennan, President of Maine Maritime Academy (MMA), recently announced that the college concluded a national search by hiring Richard Rosen of Bucksport, Maine to the position of Vice President for Financial and Institutional Services.

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Maine Maritime Academy Training Ship State of Maine Returns to Castine July 31

Posted on: July 23, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—Maine Maritime Academy (MMA) President William J. Brennan announced today that the Training Ship State of Maine will return to Castine mid-afternoon on July 31 to conclude the ‘fast cruise,’ having been in Searsport and at anchor.

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Maine Maritime Academy Announces Fall 2020 Semester Plans

Posted on: July 9, 2020

CASTINE, Maine—Maine Maritime Academy President William J. Brennan announced today that the college will reopen campus, holding in-person courses beginning August 31.

“Our faculty and staff have been working tirelessly to develop ways in which we can deliver a rigorous academic experience for our students while also prioritizing the health and safety of our community given the ongoing threats posed by this pandemic,” said President Brennan.Read More…