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College of Engineering
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University of Maine College of Engineering
News and information update | Winter 2015
Alfond Foundation awards $3.9M to develop Alfond Ocean Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing Laboratories
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Shahinpoor named National Academy of Inventors Fellow
Francis Crowe Society Induction at Texas Instuments
Advanced Computing Group Using Minecraft to Teach Programming
Researchers awarded $225,000 for testing, commercialization of mobility aid
AIChE Attends National Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah
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20 Faculty, Officers, Staff & Students Inducted into this Fall into the Francis Crowe Society
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Dean's Holiday Message


As the University of Maine wraps up its celebration of its 150th anniversary year, it is a good time to look back on the role of the engineering at this great institution.  When the University was founded, there were just three majors: civil engineering, mechanical engineering, and agricultural arts.  There were just six members of the first graduating class and four of these were engineers.  The very first graduate of the University of Maine was civil engineer Benjamin Gould - with only six graduates "G" was good enough to be first alphabetically!  

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