Created on Wednesday, 06 November 2013 15:21
CASTINE, Maine—Maine Maritime Academy will receive $4.5 million in state funding approved in yesterday’s state-wide referendum to help build the new ABS Center for Engineering, Science and Research. The building will feature interactive teaching facilities and specialized laboratories for training and for industry-relevant research. Modern classrooms and research spaces will enhance the college’s applied research program and strengthen the Academy’s reputation as a world-wide marine engineering center of excellence.
Read more: Voters Approve $4.5 Million Bond to Help Build First New Academic Facility in 30 Years at Maine...
Created on Thursday, 02 January 2014 08:44
CASTINE, Maine—Maine Maritime Academy has received a research grant in the amount of $93,605 from the Maine Economic Improvement Fund Small Campus Initiative to conduct rockweed research. Dr. Jessica Muhlin, Associate Professor of Marine Biology, will direct the project to conduct field and laboratory research on two types of seaweed: the commercially harvested Ascophyllum nodosum
and the prevalent Fucus vesiculosus
in order to understand their contributions to the near-shore food web and ecosystem.
Read more: Maine Maritime Academy Receives $93,605 Grant to Conduct Rockweed Research