Poet Richard Blanco will kick off Poetry Month at Bangor Public Library

April is National Poetry Month and to celebrate, the Bangor Public Library has partnered with Bangor High School to bring poet Richard Blanco to Bangor. Blanco will read from his works at a reception at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 3, at the library. The library will host the 13th annual POETS/SPEAK! celebration in cooperation withContinue reading “Poet Richard Blanco will kick off Poetry Month at Bangor Public Library”

Twelfth annual POETS/SPEAK! at Bangor Public Library

In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library is hosting the twelfth annual POETS/SPEAK!, Wednesday, April 23 from 4:15-8 p.m. POETS/SPEAK! is one of the largest free poetry events in Maine. This year will feature more than 25 well-known and emerging poets, University of Maine student poets, local Poetry Outloud winners, and bookContinue reading “Twelfth annual POETS/SPEAK! at Bangor Public Library”

Conference and Dedication Reception for UM’s Innovative Media Research and Commercialization Center

On January 9, 2014, the University of Maine will celebrate the opening of its new Innovative Media Research and Commercialization Center (IMRC). The IMRC Center is more than 15,000 square feet and consists of Intermedia graduate research labs, two computer/technology classrooms, an electronics lab, a prototyping lab, CNC lab, fabrication lab, seminar room and distanceContinue reading “Conference and Dedication Reception for UM’s Innovative Media Research and Commercialization Center”