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Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Follow social distancing rule of a minimum of 6 feet.  Meditate or practice deep breathing either on your own or with an app at least 15 minutes daily . Set a timer and at least 4 times per day check in with one of your 5 senses. Concentrate on the feeling of a soft blanket around your shoulders, the smell of a meal cooking, the taste of small piece of dark chocolate, the sound of music, or ...read more
Categories: Education, Community
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
This is a story from Sage Rods Ambassador Jon Hazlett but really, it’s a story about fish and Maine people and The Penobscot River. . Check out what Jon is up to on the Rogue River in Oregon and the lessons he can learn from the past about the importance of conserving our rivers for future generations to come.  Thanks to The Veazie Salmon Club Members, Downeast Salmon Federation, and Maine ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release, Human Interest, Education
Thursday, March 19, 2020
COVID-19: Maine Employer UpdateMarch 18, 2020 With the number of COVID-19 cases on the rise in Maine, many employers are struggling facing difficult decisions regarding their business operations and employees. During this unprecedented time in world history, Eaton Peabody is here to advise and support Maine’s business community, large and small. Please contact our employment law group for any ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, March 19, 2020
COVID-19: Senate UpdateMarch 19, 2020 On March 18, 2020 the Families First Coronavirus Response Act was passed into law. The Act contains extensive provisions, including a number of employment and employee benefits related laws, a brief summary of which are provided below. If you have specific questions or concerns about how this act applies to you or your business, please contact our ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, March 05, 2020
Program provides books for first grade students in Maine BANGOR, ME – Dirigo Reads, a program that aims to put a book in the hands of every Maine first grader each month during the school year by 2025, is looking to increase the number of schools that will participate in the program during the next school year. Dirigo Reads co-founders Dan and Karen Cashman of Brewer say that new schools are ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, March 05, 2020
The University of Maine Museum of Art announces: PATTERNS IN NATURE: ART & SCIENCE PERSPECTIVES A panel discussion WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11 - 6-8 PM Free and open to the public. RSVP required. Please join UMMA for a panel discussion on patterns found in nature. Featured artist Deirdre Murphy will participate to discuss themes in her work that explore the connection between climate change and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Audience Demanded More “Sister” after Last Years’ Performance   BANGOR, MAINE – February 20, 2020 – In 2019, the Gracie Theatre presented ‘Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism 3. Based on the enthusiastic audience response to this production, the Gracie Theatre decided to bring the first play in the series to Bangor on Saturday, February 29, 2020 with two performances at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
All Employees Working for the Greater Fort Kent Chamber of Commerce and their Members to Receive 10% Discount on Husson University MBAsBANGOR, MAINE – February 18, 2020 – The Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce and Husson University announced today that they have signed an agreement to provide all of the Chamber’s employees and the employees of their member organizations, who enroll in any ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
Friday, February 14, 2020
Unhealthy Expressions Represented through Valentine’s Day Gifts at Husson University’s Robert E. White Gallery  BANGOR, MAINE – February 14, 2020 – Husson University announced today that the #LoveBetter Exhibition will be at the Robert E. White Gallery in Peabody Hall on the University’s Bangor campus from February 17 – 28, 2020. The exhibition is sponsored by Husson University’s Student Athlete ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Friday, January 17, 2020
Fundraising efforts have created more scholarships, grown Husson’s endowment and funded the construction of a new building for Maine’s largest College of Business  BANGOR, MAINE – January 17, 2020 – Husson University proudly announced today that it has concluded its first comprehensive campaign and raised $37,988,400 in cash and pledges.The campaign, called “Shaping our Future,” had an initial ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
Thursday, January 09, 2020
Two members of the quartet were contestants on the CBS show “The Amazing Race”BANGOR, MAINE – January 9, 2020 – Well-Strung, the singing string quartet, is warming up the winter at the Gracie Theatre at Husson University on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. with their unique blend of musical genres, creative compilations, and skillful instrumentation.  “This outstanding vocal and string ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Poster and App Presentations Were Part of an Integrated Technology Course Devoted to Creating iOS Apps with an Intro to ARKit  BANGOR, MAINE – December , 2019 – Students in Husson University’s integrated technology program enrolled in the “IT 499 Topic/Creating iOS Apps with an Intro to ARKit” course presented their posters and demonstrated the augmented reality (AR) apps they developed on ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Bi-Annual Showcase Featured Student Art, Photography and Graphic DesignBANGOR, MAINE – December 17, 2019 - Five years ago, Husson University began hosting a bi-annual showcase in the Hart Art Studio in an effort to provide more visibility to creative talents of Husson students. On Tuesday, December 17, 2019, the University celebrated five years of remarkable exhibitions with its 11th Hart Open ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Friday, December 13, 2019
Toy Drive to Benefit Community Health and Counseling Services in Bangor  BANGOR, MAINE – December 13, 2019 – Husson University’s Delta Sigma Delta (DSD) sorority collaborated with Bar Harbor Bank & Trust to bring some happiness to the children of needy families in our area this holiday season. The sorority accepted toys for children of any age at the G. Peirce Webber Campus Center in Peabody Hall ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Presentations focus on occupational therapy and their impact on schizophrenia, older adults’ fear of falling, diabetes, end-of-life care, autism, substance abuse and more.  BANGOR, MAINE – December 10, 2019 – Husson University’s School of Occupational Therapy will be presenting its annual Evidence-Based Practice Symposium on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, from 3:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Richard ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Papers/Research
Monday, December 02, 2019
BANGOR, MAINE– December 2, 2019 – Husson University’s College of Health and Pharmacy proudly announced today that every single student in their Doctor of Physical Therapy program passed their national board exam on their first try. “We’re very proud of all of our 2019 graduates in the School of Physical Therapy who passed the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) on their first try,” ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Friday, November 15, 2019
Momentum Aroostook members to receive 10% discount on all Husson non-capped undergraduate and graduate degrees offered at the University’s Presque Isle campusBANGOR, MAINE – November 18, 2019 – Momentum Aroostook (MA) and Husson University announced today that they have signed an agreement to provide all of MA’s members who successfully enroll in any of the University’s non-capped undergraduate ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
New England School of Communications to Broadcast Edgar Allan Poe’s “ms found in a bottle”  BANGOR, MAINE – October 29, 2019 – Husson University’s New England School of Communications (NESCom) is celebrating the tenth anniversary of its annual Halloween radio broadcast with a live performance of Edgar Alan Poe’s “MS Found in a Bottle” on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 7:30 PM at the Gracie ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
The Tragedy of Young People Mixing Alcohol and Prescription Drugs   Documentary Screening of “If They Had Known” and Panel Discussion at Husson University’s Gracie Theatre to focus on saving lives  BANGOR, MAINE – October 15, 2019 – Husson University’s Student Health Services will be sponsoring a free screening of “If They Had Known,” a documentary film featuring interviews with teenagers ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, October 03, 2019
In the spirit of Indigenous People’s Day, the performance celebrates cultural diversity with music from all over the world.   BANGOR, MAINE – October 3, 2019 – In the spirit of celebrating and honoring diversity, the Gracie Theatre at Husson University proudly presents the vocal ensemble, Women of the World on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $22.30 - $30.00. “With Indigenous ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce and Husson University Sign MBA Incentive Agreement All Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce Members’ Employees to Receive 10 Percent Discount on Husson University MBAs BANGOR, MAINE –  Husson announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce to provide all of the employees of their member organizations, who enroll in any ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article

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