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Princeton Review Best 389 Colleges 2024
The Princeton Review named the University of New England among the top colleges in the country for the ninth straight year in 2023.

UNE in the News

UNE's 'Meals for Maine' event to tackle food insecurity highlighted statewide
Shark bycatch reduction project lands top placements
ME Teacher of the Year finalists, alumni Lacey Todd and Joshua Chard profiled in local media

Student News

Robert Motley poses for a portrait on the quad outside UNE's Parker Pavilion. He wears a shirt that reads "Superhumans," which is the name of the clinic he volunteered at in Ukraine.
Robert Motley, M.S.O.T. ’23, returned in August from a six-week volunteer trip to Ukraine, where he put his newfound skills in occupational therapy to use rehabilitating soldiers wounded in the ongoing war with Russia. In a recent visit to UNE's Portland Campus, he spoke to current students about his experience.

Faculty and Professional Staff News

Featured Video

Using Technology to Map Maine’s Salt Marshes

UNE student researchers and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) professor Will Kochtitzky, Ph.D., use drones and GIS modeling to study the sprawling salt marsh ecosystem off the coast of the University of New England's coastal campus with the goal of learning how the marshes are negatively affected by sea level rise.

UNE Magazine

Cover for the 2022 U N E Magazine

Rising inflation, political polarization, and economic disparity; the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic and the war in Ukraine; and continued emergence of social justice issues. As society becomes increasingly chaotic and divided, UNE faculty, administration, and professional staff must answer the question, “How do we prepare students to succeed in a fractured society?”

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