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It’s Not Your Parent’s Paper Industry

It’s Not Your Parent’s Paper Industry

Today’s pulp and paper industry is transitioning to respond to global demands for more sustainable manufacturing and environmentally friendly products. Many of the prospective students visiting the University of Maine this summer as part of the Consider Engineering...

Fall Scholarship Banquet: A summary + thank you

Fall Scholarship Banquet: A summary + thank you

The University of Maine Pulp and Paper Foundation (UMPPF) welcomed the Class of 2025 and brought industry representatives, UMaine faculty, and scholarship recipients together to present Fall Scholarship checks on September 14th. The UMPPF’s total number of scholarship...

5 Things to Know Before Studying Engineering

5 Things to Know Before Studying Engineering

Going to college is a rite of passage. It’s an indicator for newfound independence, discovering who you are, and going after your goals. It can also be an overwhelming period, too. But what if you had answers to some of the unknowns? Here are five things to know...

Alumni Questionnaire: Elaina Gilman

Alumni Questionnaire: Elaina Gilman

Q: How long you've been with your current position/company? A: I was a 2019 UMPPF ChemE graduate and just hit my two year anniversary with PCA in Filer City, MI. It’s great to have a little piece of Maine out here in Michigan; there are seven of us working here full...

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