Spring Art Show at the Library Starting March 24

“All About Flowers,” a show of oil paintings by Peggy Clark Lumpkins, is all about local flowers growing in the woods, her big garden or her windowsill in Brownville, ME.  The paintings are done in the “Slow Art” method of oil glazing, which builds up rich colors over the... Read more >

EMCC Public Safety Training Center

New Public Safety Training Center Opens

A 12,000-square-foot space that Eastern Maine Community College purchased nearly a year ago has reopened as the Public Safety Training Center, housing EMCC’s Criminal Justice, Emergency Medical Services, and Fire Science programs. Located at 312 Hogan Road adjacent to EMCC’s existing campus, the former site of The Maine Jump... Read more >


Students and Alumni Featured in Bangor Chamber Award Video

Eastern Maine Community College was recently honored by the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce with the M. Jane Irving Community Service Award. Interim President Cassidy accepted the award at the Chamber’s annual dinner, an event attended by over 1,000 business and community members. Check out the video highlight EMCC’s... Read more >


EMCC Alum Named “Chef of the Year”

Kara van Emmerik, chef de cuisine of Dudley’s Refresher in Castine, has been named Maine’s Chef of the Year in the 2015 Eater Awards. Eater is a food and nightlife blog of digital media company Vox Media Inc. Van Emmerik is a 2014 graduate of Eastern Maine Community... Read more >


EMCC will help you go from the classroom to your dream career. Just ask our alumni.

Before coming to Eastern Maine Community College, it had been 28 years since Phillipa Gilmore had been in school. “I was nervous for the first week or so,” Phillipa admits. “How well were nontraditional and traditional students going to interact? I wasn’t sure how it was going to work... Read more >


EMCC Campus Tour

Check out the new EMCC video tour! Read more >