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Garland issues call to public service in wake of shootings

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Attorney General Merrick Garland told Harvard graduates Sunday that their generation has been asked to show "an impossible kind of resilience" after yet another mass shooting at another school. "As we gather today to celebrate this milestone in your life, we are also ...

University president who bowed out to get $235K on July 1

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A settlement approved for the University of Maine at Augusta president who bowed out amid controversy ensures he will be paid at least $235,000 in the first year. Michael Laliberte will receive an additional $30,000 for a housing allowance on top of his $205,000 ...

UMaine faculty, students want consequences for chancellor

AGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Many faculty members and students say the resignation of an incoming administrator isn't enough to satisfy concerns about the leadership of the University of Maine System. Faculty at University of Maine at Augusta and two other public universities previously cast ...

UMass Lowell honors class of 2022 award recipients

Outstanding members of UMass Lowell’s Class of 2022 were honored during an awards celebration as part of Commencement festivities last week. Student recipients of this year’s Chancellor’s Medals were honored for their scholastic and athletic achievements, campus and community service, ...

Penn State administrator tapped to lead USM

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A longtime Penn State University administrator has been tapped to lead the University of Southern Maine, officials said Monday. Jacqueline "Jackie" Edmondson was described as a first-generation college student, accomplished College of Education administrator and, ...