How to Make Your Mark

The UMPI Page Turners Book Club is currently holding a bookmark contest from Oct. 7 to Nov. 9. The winner and the runner up entry will be displayed in the University Times, and the winning design will become the official bookmark of Page Turners. Please send entries to: Sully Jackson, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, Maine 04769. Digital entries may be sent to sully.jackson@maine.edu via email– please include a subject heading.

Page Turners is always accepting new members and holds meetings on Mondays at 3:30 p.m. and Fridays at 2:30 p.m., biweekly. Both students and community members are welcome to attend.

 

A Special Present – The Oct. 1 UMPI soccer game

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Do you remember that we lost a lot players due to injuries last game? Do you remember what Cody Blair definitively said after the last game? “We just need to get all guys healthy and have our starters back. We will see what happens once they come back.” Yes, they recovered and came back. That means that their confidence will return, their power will recover and they will prove themselves.

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The 150 Anniversary of the US Constitution

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The 150 anniversary of the United States Constitution didn’t go unrecognized at UMPI. Professor Brent Anderson put together a lecture dedicated to the day. He emphasized on the importance of the 13th and 14th Amendments. These are both considered to have helped change the constitution. The hour-long lecture left the audience with a new understanding of the very things the U.S. was built upon.

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Perfect Time! —The Oct. 1, 2016, UMPI soccer game

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On Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, there was a large audience at the soccer field to wait to watch the soccer game–UMPI VS UNITY. Part of the audience came from different cities or even countries. People returned to share news and memories and renew contact with their beloved alma mater. It was the perfect time—homecoming–to welcome them.

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