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Phone: (207) 768-9452
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Reminders and Updates – April 2016

Reminder to UMPI Alums
Don’t forget to show your UMPI pride and celebrate your major accomplishments since graduation! Wear your snow owl lapel pin you received when you graduated and answer the question, “Where have your wings taken you?” To answer that question, take a photo that shows you wearing the pin—either in your professional role or enjoying adventures all around the world—and then post the photo and your story to We hope to have everyone post a picture!

Wings Wednesday
The third Wednesday of every month is “Wings Wednesday.” Upload a photo wearing your t-shirt on Wings Wednesday to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter with #UMPIOwls for a chance to win a prize! The last date for the spring semester is April 20.

Spring 2016 Hours for Center for Innovative Learning (CIL)
Monday-Thursday – 7:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday – 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
May 1-12 – Extended Hours TBA

Save the date for the Annual Awards Ceremony
The Annual Awards Ceremony will be Sunday, April 24 at 1 p.m. in the Campus Centere with a reception to follow in Kelley Commons. Please RSVP by Friday, April 15 to Denise Trombley at if you plan to attend.

Save the date for semi-formal
A Secret Garden, UMPI’s semi-formal end of the year celebration, will be Friday, April 29, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. in the Campus Center. More event details to come. FMI, contact Vanessa Pearson at 768-9432.

Save the date for the Athletic Awards Ceremony
The Athletic Awards Ceremony will be held Tuesday, May 3, 5:30 p.m. in Wieden. A social with light refreshments will be from 5:30 – 6 p.m. and the Awards Ceremony will be from 6 – 8 p.m. Please RSVP no later than Friday, April 15 to Sandra McDougal at 768-9506 or email

The University will celebrate its 107th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 14 at 10:30 a.m. in Wieden Gymnasium. A reception for graduates, family and friends will be held in the Campus Center immediately following the ceremony. FMI, contact Denise Trombley at 768-9520 or

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