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EMCC Float Wins Festival of Lights Parade Honor!

Congratulations to the students and staff at Eastern Maine Community College for the best non-profit float in the 2012 Festival of Lights parade in downtown Bangor.   The EMCC float, The Twelve Days of College, was manned with over 60 students and staff dressed in Welding, Firefighting, EMS, Nursing... Read more >


EMCC Student Leaders Starting On-Campus Food Pantry

The Student Leaders Circle, comprised of student leaders from campus clubs, organizations and athletic groups on campus, is coordinating a Campus Food Drive for next Monday, November 19th.  Because more and more members of our campus community are struggling with food insecurity, the Circle is working to establish an... Read more >


EMCC Golden Eagles Basketball Takes Flight!

EMCC GOLDEN EAGLES BASKETBALL SOARING INTO THE 2012-13 SEASON WITH 3 HOME GAMES EMCC Basketball starts their season off with 3 home games this week. EMCC Students, Faculty and Staff get in FREE with valid EMCC ID! All others can see the games for $5 per night. Come... Read more >


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EMCC Community Celebrates Maryann Hartman Award Winners 2012

      EMCC’s Merlene Sanborn, Associate Academic Dean for New Programs, is a 2012 Maryann Hartman Award winner. Sanborn was recognized for her work to develop employment-related education in the Penquis region and her volunteer work as a Chapter Coordinator for Project Linus. EMCC Student JoAnn Bourque is the 2012 recipient of... Read more >


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Service Learning in Action at EMCC

EMCC Student Photographer: Elizabeth Orr Science students of both Deanna Prince and Basant Paradis have been busy this semester sharing science with students in the Greater Bangor Area through service learning projects. The objective of the projects is to supplement science education in schools and in a public setting. The... Read more >


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EMCC Fall Open House Welcomes 300 Prospective Students!

EMCC Childcare Education Students on-hand to answer any and all Fall Open House visitor questions. All of our 30+ program departments participated in some way; from being on hand at the EMCC Marketplace to chat,  hosting info sessions, demonstrations and lab/shop tours, to classroom activities that the visitors... Read more >


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Diesel Program Receives Donation from Meritor

East Maine Community College’s Gene Fadrigon shown with the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle Axle donated to the EMCC Diesel department. EMCC is the recipient of a generous donation from Meritor Commercial Vehicle Systems, Troy, MI. Two units were donated to the program to provide hands on training... Read more >


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Bangor Breakfast Rotary Hosts Scholarship Winners

Shane Erdt, Elizabeth Schwartz, Jonathan Torsch, Samantha Cox, James Barry, Jessica Wing, Robert Gamble, Stephen Andrew, PhD – Bangor Area Breakfast Rotary Club President [not pictured: Dustin Walker] The Bangor Area Breakfast Rotary Club Scholarship Program is a partnership between Eastern Maine Community College and the Bangor Area Breakfast Rotary Club to provide financial support to... Read more >


Focus on Student Success = Substantial Enrollment/Growth at EMCC

Focus on Student Success = Substantial Enrollment/Growth at EMCC  A snapshot of students enrolled for the fall semester at Eastern Maine Community College indicates enrollment of 2,488 first-time and returning students. This represents a 7% increase compared to last fall, when 2,327 students were attending classes in Bangor, Ellsworth... Read more >


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PTK Update: Volunteering at The Fireball Run

PTK Volunteers at The Fireball Run, Saturday, September 29, 2012  Update brought to you by EMCC’s Helen Chamberland The FireBall Run Northern Exposure 2012 was an 8-day, 15-city, 2500-mile “Race to Recover Missing or Exploited Children.”  As many as 40 teams can register to compete in this road... Read more >