President’s Message to Students December 2013

December brings the end of the semester and the culmination of hard work from our students, faculty and staff, as well as the start of the Holiday season.  As we enter the final weeks of the semester, you will see expanded hours of service for the Library and the... Read more >


President’s Message to Students November 2013

November is an important month for the campus with various events, Veterans Day, and Thanksgiving Day coming upon us. Did you know that EMCC has over 120 student veterans attending this fall? EMCC, like many colleges, has its roots in the GI Bill and has had a tradition of... Read more >


President’s Message to Students October 2013

Dear Students and Community: The Fall 2013 semester is well underway and I wanted to recognize the thirteen new full time faculty and professional staff members that have joined Eastern Maine Community College.  Click here to view full bios of our new faculty and staff. New Faculty Members: Bradley Bailey... Read more >


President’s Message To Students Summer 2013

As I review my calendar, I notice that we are only a month away from the start of another academic year. This is a good time to share some of this summer’s highlights from EMCC. We have hired three full-time faculty members in Culinary, Building Construction, and Chemistry. I... Read more >


President’s Message To Students June 2013

This month we bid farewell to the graduating class of 2013!  What a great event!  The graduation speaker wove a metaphor comparing the college experience to running a marathon.  I found this comparison striking and true.  With each class, each semester, students reach a goal and pass a marker... Read more >


EMCC Student of the Year Award Winner 2013

EMCC President Lawrence Barrett, Ed.D., is pleased to announce EMCC’s 2013 Student of the Year Award recipient: Jonathan Torsch, Eastern Maine Community College, Bangor Major: Electrical and Automation Technology When the company he worked for closed and he was laid off, Jonathan Torsch wanted to learn a trade and... Read more >


President’s Message To Students December 2012

Last night I was so impressed with our students, staff and faculty that participated in the Bangor Festival of Lights Parade. Thousands of spectators saw 44 students and 26 staff and their families celebrate the pride of the EMCC family by riding a float and singing the “12 Days... Read more >

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President’s Message To Students November 2012

Photo Credit: EMCC Student Erica Davis The month of November is already here and I give thanks that EMCC and the Bangor region avoided the destructive force of hurricane Sandy. There are still millions of people without power, shelter, food and gas and I would encourage all of you... Read more >


The Nursing Program at Eastern Maine Community College will undergo a comprehensive evaluation visit on October 3rd through 5th, 2012, by a team representing the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc. (NLNAC). The site review is for continuing accreditation of the College’s Associate in Science Degree Nursing Program... Read more >

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President’s Message To Students September 2012

  Eastern Maine Community College Fall Move In 2012!   Welcome Back! We have just completed the first week of classes at EMCC. The campus is a very busy place and I am excited to meet the many new students and see our faculty on campus. The first... Read more >