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Honors Read Lecture by Wayne Maines

Hauck Auditorium Class of 1944 Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME, United States

Wayne Maines is the father of Nicole Maines, a transgender woman whose individual and family story is recounted in the 2021 Honors Read text, "Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family" (2016, author Amy Ellis Nutt).  The Maines family were Orono residents for many years and fought some of their fiercest legal battles here. Required […]

2022 John M. Rezendes Visiting Scholar in Ethics: ‘Self-Care and Radical Communion: Walking Each Other Home’

McIntire Room, Buchanan Alumni House 2 Alumni Place, Orono, Maine

Dr. Vaishali Mamgain (she/her) is the Associate Professor of Economics and Director of the Bertha C. Ball Center for Compassion at the University of Southern Maine. Mamgain received her Ph.D. in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her past economics research has focused on the contributions of (im)migrants and refugees in […]

Trigger Warning – Book Talk and Signing by Robert Klose

University Bookstore Memorial Union, University of Maine, Orono, ME, United States

“This book has it all: Hair-raising suspense, love after loss, hot-button issues of the day and, my favorite, legal thrills! Having been an adjunct professor, I can say this is must reading for everyone in academia including students and parents. Put it on Joe College’s Reading List!” - Bruce Pratt, author of “The Serpentsof Blissfull” […]