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168 College Ave, Orono, United States
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This is the official Facebook page for the University of Maine. Unofficial pages are not endorsed by UMaine.  Welcome. The University of Maine, founded in Orono in 1865, is the state's only public research university. It celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2015. UMaine is among the most comprehensive higher education institutions in the Northeast and attracts students from Maine and 49 other states, and 63 countries. It currently enrolls 11,219 total undergraduate and graduate students who can directly participate in groundbreaking research working with world-class scholars. The University of Maine offers 30 doctoral degrees and 80 master's degrees; more than 90 undergraduate majors and academic programs; and one of the oldest and most prestigious honors programs in the U.S. The university promotes environmental stewardship, with substantial efforts campuswide aimed at conserving energy, recycling and adhering to green building standards in new construction. For more information about UMaine, visit


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UMaine’s women’s basketball plays University at Albany for the America East Championship today at 4:30 p.m. Watch the game on ESPNU or listen online (

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Harold Alfond Sports Arena under construction, circa 1977. #ThrowbackThursday

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Kevin Bois: Engaged leadership - UMaine News - University of Maine

UMaine research makes strides toward monitoring post-concussion symptoms - UMaine News - University of Maine

Walker Day: Introducing new technology to Maine forest products industry - UMaine News - University of Maine

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Honors College students playing ukuleles in professor Samantha Jones’ Art of Failure Tutorial.

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Nina Mahaleris: A global view - UMaine News - University of Maine

Fellowship will launch Passamaquoddy community engagement project - UMaine News - University of Maine

Anthropocene mineralogy and the dawn of a new geological epoch - UMaine News - University of Maine

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