UMF’s Partnership for Civic Advancement supports student engagement in community-based activities in western Maine and beyond that are intentionally designed to be mutually beneficial to UMF students, our community partners, and the communities served.
Student-community engagement activities supported by the Partnership include:
- Leadership Education and Training
- Service Learning, and
- Undergraduate Research
(See “Definitions” for a description of each engagement type.)
Days of Service – Volunteer Projects on September 17th, October 15th, 24th and 25th, and November 5th
All Majors – October 19th
ORBA & Alpine Ops – October 24th
DEADLINE to Apply for Intern Awards for Spring 2017 Semester Internships: Monday, October 31, 2016
Next Leadership Workshop: “Gotta Get Through This: Skills you can use for yourself and your Life”
There are so many things to do – and so many people to please! This workshop is an opportunity to assess where your stress comes from and give you some new skills to help you get everything done. Join us on Wednesday, November 2nd in Room 103 in the Kalikow Education Center. Space is limited to the first 24 students who register for this workshop at: Gotta Get Through This!
Check here to see all Upcoming Events and Meetings
How can you get involved?
Students interested in working with community organizations or local businesses – start here.
Faculty and staff seeking to expand student learning opportunities through community placements – start here.
Community businesses and organizations interested in securing assistance from UMF students on high priority community projects – start here.
- Visit our Partnership News page for updates on what’s happening with the Partnership, and
- Check out issues of the Partnership Press newsletters
- Review the Partnership’s Year 3 Outcomes Summary Report
Contact Us:University of Maine at Farmington Partnership for Civic Advancement 149 Quebec Street Farmington, Maine 04938 Telephone: 207-778-7516 or 778-7593 Facsimile: 207-778-7840 TDD: 207-778-7000 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This website is maintained by the Partnership.
It is meant to serve students, faculty, staff, and community sponsors.
Suggestions for improving this site are always welcome.