✨Newsletter & Raffle✨
✨Newsletter & Raffle✨
UMA Rockland Center
 April 5 • 2021

What's New

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Degree Students Can Now Register ~ Summer & Fall

It's time for degree students to sign up for summer & fall. Don't delay - register for those classes to ensure you reserve a seat! You can self-register (no payment due at this time) OR you can meet with an advisor if you'd like assistance in choosing your classes. Schedule appointments directly online with Chip or Deb; as well as with John via email. You can always call the office as well for assistance (596-6906).  Starting next Monday (April 12) all students can register for classes.
UMA Academic Calendar
Featured Course of the Week

Elementary Statistics

Summer Session I via Zoom

Mondays & Thursdays 4-6:45pm

Instructor John Fitzgerald puts an emphasis on basic concepts & applications in his Stats course. Collection, analysis, and presentation of data are extensively discussed; as well as elementary probability. This course (#82683) runs 7 weeks - May 17 - July 3.
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URock Scavenger Hunt This Week

Want to take part in our online scavenger hunt? If you are a currently-enrolled UMA Rockland Center student, all you have to do is send the answers to the clues below to Renee by Thursday, April 8! You could win a Lamicall Gooseneck Phone Holder and a UMA Rockland Center Tshirt. We will draw a winner from all the correct submissions on Friday, April 9.
1. What date does Summer and Fall '21 class registration open for degree students?
2. UMA Rockland is one of how many UMA Centers across Maine?
3. Answer this riddle:  What is always in front of you but can't be seen?
4.  What is the name of UMA's mascot?
5. In this newsletter, what is the name of the advisor with MEOC?
6. Name the company that has the A-Z guarantee.
7. How long is the Rockland Breakwater?
8. UMA Rockland has served the midcoast area for how many years?
9. What date does the Summer '21 semester begin?
10. Send a photo with the word 'URock' creatively spelled out!
Sponsored by the URock Student Association
Good Luck!  
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Help to Keep our UMS Community Safe

New Age Guideline Starts April 7

Every member of the University of Maine System community can get vaccinated when age eligibility expands to people aged 16 and over on April 7. Be prepared, do your part, and please pre-register!
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Join Us for Jackbox Games

Sunday, April 11 (7pm)

The URock Student Association will be hosting another night of free online games this coming Sunday featuring Jackbox games! Email Renee for the Zoom link, then join the fun using either your phone, tablet, or laptop/desktop as a controller.  Jackbox features a variety of amusing trivia games.  We hope to see you Sunday, April 11!
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Have Tech Equipment Needs?

We May Be Able to Help

If you are having issues with computer equipment, please reach out to us at URock (596-6906).  We can discuss what your immediate needs are and possibly problem solve a solution for you.
URock Weekly Raffle

Enter to Win Raffle

This week's raffle is for a gardening gift basket! Each week the URock SA gives away a prize and students can enter to win via this newsletter. Open to all currently-enrolled UMA Rockland students. The winner for this week will be drawn Friday, April 9.
Congratulations to Tandra Fielding who won last week's URock hooded sweatshirt and a cube timer!
Weekly Student Raffle

Spring Hours

Mon-Thur 8:30a-5p
Fri 8:30a-12p
Sat 8-11a (remote academic advising)
Mon|Wed 8:30a-5p
Tues|Thur 8:30a-8:15p
Fri 8:30a-12p
Closed Weekends & Holidays

Contact us

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4/05 Registration Begins (Degree Students)
4/05-4/08 URock Scavenger Hunt
4/11 Jackbox Games Night (7pm)
4/12 Open Registration Begins (Anyone!)
5/08 UMA Virtual Graduation Events
5/17 Summer Semester Begins (Sessions I & III)
7/06 Summer Session II Begins
For event details, visit our Center Calendar. 


IT help desk

Tech Support

Mon-Thur 7:30am-10pm
Fri 7:30am-8pm
Sat & Sun 10am-8pm
Student tech hub

UMA Student Tech Hub

Quick access to info on Brightspace, Wifi (home internet access) & Devices (computers, software & equipment).
Tech Hub
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Financial Aid Support

The MEOC has an online application for its services. Patrick Blanchette, advisor with the MEOC, is available to meet with students via phone or Zoom.
Please reach out if you need help filing your FAFSA! 
Schedule an appointment:
Cell: 207-356-9493
Voicemail: 800-281-3703
Online MEOC Application
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Knox County Mapping & Information Resources

Knox County EMA/GIS Program has created a resource page of useful information during the COVID-19 pandemic.


New Ventures Maine

New Ventures Maine

Free assistance with Career and Education Planning, Personal Money Management, and support through life challenges and navigating change is available from New Ventures Maine
Appointments by phone or by Zoom are available. FMI, contact Melinda Wildes.

Maine Department of Labor

Maine Career Center provides a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses
All services are available online.
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