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  • Football program
    Maine Maritime Academy to Reinstate Football Program
    Posted on: 01/9/23

    CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy reinstated its NCAA Division III Football Program with varsity competition set to begin in 2025. The decision was announced by Maine Maritime President Jerry Paul ’89 on Monday. The Academy also announced that it will compete in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) beginning in 2025.Read More…

  • Susan Collins and Jerry Paul
    Senator Collins Meets with MMA President Jerry Paul
    Posted on: 10/31/22

    Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Ranking Member of the Transportation Appropriations Subcommittee, met with the President of Maine Maritime Academy (MMA), Jerry Paul, in her Washington, D.C., office.Read More…

  • Dr. Larrie D. Ferreiro
    Pulitzer-Nominated Naval and Maritime Historian to Speak at Maine Maritime Academy
    Posted on: 10/28/22

    Castine, ME – On Thursday, November 3, 2022, Dr. Larrie D. Ferreiro, Professor of History and Engineering at George Mason University, will be presenting “The Search for Speed Under Power, 1800 until Today” at Maine Maritime Academy in Castine, ME, sponsored by the Harold Alfond School of Engineering. This keynote address will headline the New England Chapter of the 2022 Society of Naval Architects and Naval Engineers (SNAME) conference.Read More…


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