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CLT Board on Crane
Cross Laminated Timber Company to Launch Operations in Millinocket, Maine Published on February 13, 2018

LignaCLT Maine, LLC is pleased to announce they will become the first Maine-based manufacturing company of innovative Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) and other mass timber products in our state. The company will open their new facility at the Millinocket mill site owned by Our Katahdin, Inc. The move is slated to bring over 100 direct jobs to the Katahdin region and increased demand for Maine timber.

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Husson University faculty members
Husson University Researchers Share in $500,000 Research Award from NIFA-USDA Published on February 12, 2018

Husson University announced today that two of their faculty members and a University of Michigan faculty member have received a $500,000 research award from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture at the United States Department of Agriculture (NIFA-USDA). The research funded by this award will be looking at the interactions between the natural chemical compounds found in broccoli sprouts and gut bacteria to determine if broccoli sprout consumption could help reduce the development of cancerous colon tumors.

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WHSN & NESCom to receive 1st place in the 2018 Broadcast Education Association's Festival of Media Arts Published on February 6, 2018

WHSN and the students of the New England School of Communications at Husson University were recognized again for their hard work!

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Students watch Cathy Speronis cook in the townhouse suites
Husson Students Are Cooking Now! Published on January 29, 2018

Mastery of skills essential to daily living is important to achieving success in life. But what do you do if no one ever taught you how to create entrees, balance a checkbook, change a tire, unclog a drain, or any of the other skills necessary to be self-reliant?

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Panelists attend Cyber Currency and Cybersecurity conversation
Husson University’s Center for Family Business to Host Panel on Cyber Currency and Cybersecurity Published on January 29, 2018

As digital currencies, like Bitcoin, go mainstream, banks, businesses, investment firms and the global economy will need to adapt. To help students and the public better understand the implications of cyber currency and the need for enhanced online protection for our financial transactions, Husson University will be sponsoring a panel discussion with some of the area’s leading experts on the cutting-edge world of cryptocurrency. The panel discussion will take place from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Husson’s Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business in Bangor on Monday, January 29, 2018.

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Camden National Bank Pledges $25,000 to New Husson University College of Business Building Published on January 25, 2018

Husson University announced today that Camden National Bank has pledged $25,000 toward the construction of a proposed new College of Business building on the educator’s Bangor campus.

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Husson University Complimented During Senate Committee Hearing Published on January 25, 2018

On Thursday, January 18, 2018, the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, held a full committee hearing on “Reauthorizing the Higher Education Act: Financial Aid Simplification and Transparency.” During the hearing, United States Senator from Maine, Susan Collins, discussed one of the many attributes that makes Husson University such an exceptional educational institution.

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Husson University Names Bill Watson General Manager of its Southern Maine Campus Published on January 23, 2018

Husson University announced that William “Bill” Watson, its director of corporate partnerships and internships has been named the general manager of Husson University’s Southern Maine campus.

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Jenny Q. Chai at piano
Husson University’s Gracie Theatre to Host Acqua Alta Published on January 18, 2018

This unique piano concert addresses ocean climate change through a combination of science, art, and classical music.

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New Initiatives at Husson University’s Southern Maine Campus to Focus on Workforce Development in 2018 Published on January 16, 2018

Husson University’s Southern Maine campus in Westbrook announced today that it will be embarking on a series of new initiatives designed to help meet the educational needs of area businesses and individuals looking to further develop their careers.

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