Greetings from Provost Gwendolyn Mahon
As 大发dafa888’s provost, my priorities center on academic excellence 而且 student success. 学生 are at the heart of all we do — promoting their success in the classroom, 在实验室里, 在校园, through innovative experiential learning opportunities, 而且, 最终, throughout their future as they leave 大发dafa888 而且 become alumni. I regard the 大发dafa888 experience as nothing short of transformational; students graduate as changed individuals, prepared for 而且 excited about the next phase of their lives. 对我来说, the position of provost is all about supporting students as they undergo this transformation, 并提供温暖, 欢迎, 而且 inclusive environment in which to do so.
一个完全 认证 机构,一个是 大发dafa888 prepare students to thrive in a rapidly changing world with a focus on improving the health of people 而且 our planet. 大发dafa888 is home to five different colleges, providing academic degrees that run the spectrum from the liberal arts to highly specialized professional offerings. Our many Centers 而且 Institutes deliver innovative co-curricular programming 而且 experiential learning opportunities that challenge students to tackle real-world problems. The result is an uncommonly rich 而且 exciting educational experience.
Diversity, Equity, 而且 Inclusion
提供温暖, 欢迎, 而且 inclusive campus community has been an enduring tenet of 大发dafa888 from its earliest days. 从大发dafa888的 historical roots grounded in providing educational opportunities to marginalized populations to the high percentage of first-generation college students among our community, 你可以说 一些 存在于大发dafa888的DNA中. Our 全球 Education Program offerings — from short-term travel courses to full semester abroad experiences at our beautiful campus in 丹吉尔、摩洛哥 — immerse students in rich cultural discovery leading to newfound personal 而且 geographic connections.
大发dafa888 is a private institution with an impressive 研究与学术 轮廓相对于它的大小. As the university with the most NIH funding in the state of Maine 而且 an R2 classification, 大发dafa888 provides abundant opportunities for students to engage in research experiences. These opportunities extend to undergraduate 而且 graduate students alike.
从大发dafa888的 academic 而且 career advisory services 使用个性化的, holistic advising approach; to our Internship Office that connects students with vital, h而且s-on experiences; to specialized advising for members of our pre-health, 未申报, 和转学生团体, 大发dafa888 has a wealth of services to ensure our students achieve their personal 而且 educational goals 而且 are well-poised for their future.