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Thursday, December 01, 2022
The Christine B. Foundation Honors Dedicated Volunteers Serving Cancer Patients Bangor, Maine– The Christine B. Foundation community of cancer support is 120+ strong, powered by volunteers and partners across eastern Maine. In 2019*9,600 new malignant cancer cases were identified among Maine residents and there were 3,413 cancer deaths among Maine residents. 2022 marked its second year of ...read more
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Thursday, November 10, 2022
Events at the University’s Campus Center were followed by a complimentary lunch for all Husson veterans.  BANGOR, MAINE – November 10, 2022 – Members of the Husson University campus community honored veterans on Thursday, November 10, 2022 in Peabody Hall’s G. Peirce Webber Campus Center. The event began at 11 a.m. with a presentation that recognized the service and sacrifice members of the armed ...read more
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Tuesday, November 08, 2022
Voted “Entertainer of the Year” on NBC's hit TV Show “Phenomenon.”BANGOR, MAINE – November 8, 2022 – Illusionist Mike Super, the only magician in history to win a live magic competition on primetime network television in the United States, will be appearing at the Gracie Theatre on Saturday, November 12 at 7 p.m. Sponsored by PepsiCo, this family-friendly show is part of The Gracie’s Bangor ...read more
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Thursday, October 27, 2022
Beware the unlabeled syringe or the tangled IV line of doom!  BANGOR, MAINE – October 27, 2022 – In the spirit of Halloween, Husson University has created an educational exercise called the “Room of Horrors.” It will take place on Friday, October 28, 2022 from 12 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the O’Donnell Commons Simulation Lab in Room 217.The event calls for teams of four students comprised of nursing, ...read more
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Tuesday, October 25, 2022
The exhibition features the photos of Ulrike Guthrie and includes intimate visual observations of the natural world  BANGOR, MAINE – October 24, 2022 – Husson University is hosting an exhibition of photos taken by artist Ulrike Guthrie, the former president of the Bangor Art Society, at the University’s WBRC Gallery at the Gracie Theatre until December 16, 2022. The exhibition, entitled “CLOSE: A ...read more
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Thursday, September 22, 2022
Gerritsen will talk about the unusual route she took to becoming an internationally bestselling author and the publishing business.BANGOR, MAINE – September 22, 2022 – The seventh installment of Husson University’s Distinguished Business Speaker Series will feature international bestselling author Tess Gerritsen. Known as a master of mystery and medical suspense novels, Gerritsen will talk about ...read more
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Monday, August 29, 2022
$2 million in donations and institutional funds made the seven new state-of-the-art laboratories possible   BANGOR, MAINE – August 29, 2022 – Husson University celebrated the official opening of seven new modern science laboratories with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, August 25, 2022. Tours of the new facility, refreshments and science demonstrations were available at the conclusion of ...read more
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Tuesday, August 23, 2022
WHO:  On Saturday, August 27, 2022, Husson University will be welcoming first-year students back to campus for the beginning of the new academic year. Returning students will move into the residence halls on the following day. (Sunday, August 28, 2022)  WHAT: A variety of activities will be taking place on Saturday, August 27, 2022 and Sunday, August 28, 2022.  Saturday, August 27, 2022 8 ...read more
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Wednesday, June 08, 2022
The event will recognize the important contributions of alumni, employees, students, parents, donors and friends of the University  BANGOR, MAINE – June 8, 2022 – Members of the Husson University community, including alumni, faculty, staff, students, parents, donors and friends, are invited to participate in Celebrate Husson! from Sunday, June 12 through Friday, June 17, 2022. The six days of ...read more
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Tuesday, June 07, 2022
Rohman recognized for his many contributions to the success of WBRC, Husson University, the Greater Bangor community, and Maine    BANGOR, MAINE – June 7, 2022 – At Husson’s recent graduate student hooding ceremony, the University presented the Chesley H. Husson, Sr. Award to John Rohman, the former chief executive officer of WBRC, mayor of Bangor and current chair of the University’s Board of ...read more
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Thursday, May 26, 2022
BANGOR, MAINE – May 26, 2022 – Husson University announced today that long-time colleague and friend, Paul Husson passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2022. The University extends its heartfelt condolences to everyone who worked with Paul professionally as well as his family.  Paul was completely devoted to Husson University, the educational institution founded by his father Chesley. He spent nearly ...read more
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Friday, April 29, 2022
BANGOR, MAINE – April 29, 2022 – Husson University announced today that eight New England residents have been named as this year’s valedictorians. They are Kylie Donovan, Rachel Helmke, Emily Michaud, Julia O'Leary, Alyssa Prest, Alyssa Patterson, Elena Speronis and Jacob Nevells.“Our eight valedictorians and four salutatorians all achieved academic distinction by committing themselves to their ...read more
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Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Passing this rigorous examination is a requirement for counselor licensure in many states. The percentage of students who pass this exam on their first attempt is a key indicator of educational program quality. BANGOR, MAINE – March 22, 2022 – Husson University announced today that 100% of their clinical mental health counseling students recently passed their National Counselor Examinations (NCEs) ...read more
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Monday, February 14, 2022
Author shares his personal journey as part of Black History Month at Husson University BANGOR, MAINE – February 14, 2022 – As part of Husson’s annual celebration of Black History Month, the University will be hosting a presentation by Yarmouth resident Abdi Nor Iftin in Peabody Hall’s Kominsky Auditorium at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, February 15, 2022.“This presentation will inspire students to reflect ...read more
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Friday, November 19, 2021
BANGOR, MAINE – November 19, 2021 – The second installment of Husson University’s Distinguished Speaker Series featured L.L.Bean President and CEO Stephen Smith. His presentation took place on Thursday, November 18, 2021 from 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Husson’s Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business.“Steve’s work experience has included everything from positions at one of the nation’s premier ...read more
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Wednesday, September 01, 2021
Students from Maine’s largest College of Business will now be able to learn in a new facility designed to enhance their education through experiential learning.  BANGOR, MAINE – September 1, 2021 – Husson University marked the official opening of Harold Alfond Hall, the new home of their College of Business, on August 26, 2021 at 1 p.m. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in front of the building. ...read more
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