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Jackson Lab launches endowment to broaden DEI efforts

Reflecting national trends, last year Bar Harbor-based Jackson Laboratory hired Moses Davis as its inaugural DEI director as many...

15 November 2022

Gift will support living and learning in the JAX Summer Student Program

Inspired to create opportunity for high school students, Lynn Moorhead Riddiford ’53 ’54 hopes her gift in...

14 November 2022

UNE researchers will see eye problems through a better lens, thanks to $6.6M grant

The University of New England has received a $6.6 million grant that could pave the way for new, more...

26 October 2022

$5M in grants available to help Maine tech startups expand

Atotal of $5 million in grants is up for grabs to help Maine technology startups and small businesses expand and...

21 October 2022

Aging and our microbiomes

We humans tend to think we live independently, capable of ensuring our own health and wellbeing. As...

19 October 2022

Jackson Lab breaks ground for on-site childcare center

Jackson Laboratory on Tuesday broke ground for a new childcare facility at its Bar Harbor campus, in...

19 October 2022

Life sciences are Maine’s fastest-growing industry

MAINE, USA — The pandemic is being credited for fueling a spike in jobs in Maine’s life...

14 October 2022

Australian soil sequestration firm expands in SoPo

An Australian company that’s developing a fungal product to help farmers fight climate change is expanding its...

7 October 2022

Puritan Medical is a poster child for Maine’s economic recovery

COVID-19 remains a concern, but the height of the pandemic is in the rearview, and Maine’s economy...

7 October 2022

UNE medical school’s move to Portland will allow it to grow and train more doctors

The University of New England’s $93 million plan to move the state’s only medical school from Biddeford...

4 October 2022