Category: Education News

R. W. Creteau Technical Center Celebrates Their Grand Opening!

ROCHESTER – This morning the some 500 students enrolled at the R.W. Creteau Technology Center are back at work learning trades and skills that will last a lifetime, but Wednesday night was a time to celebrate the grand opening of the city’s newly renovated educational jewel, a jewel that will sparkle for years to come. […]

Mid-Coast School of Technology Grand Opening

Rockland — Superlatives were tossed about Monday afternoon, Sept. 9, during the ceremony marking the opening of the new $21.5 million regional technical school. “This is a magnificent building that will provide students with the skills they need to join today’s workforce,” Region 8 Vocational Board Chair Jerry White of North Haven said as he […]

Wilbur H. Palmer Career and Technical Education Center Breaks Ground!

HUDSON — A groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday night marked the official start of construction and renovation efforts for a new and improved career and technical education school at Alvirne High School in Hudson. Alvirne Principal Steven Beals said construction crews are installing the necessary underground drainage, water and sewer systems for the 38,000 square feet of […]

Bowdoin to Build Four Passive House Dorms

BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College will start construction this summer on four Passive House dorms, the next step in the college’s commitment to carbon neutrality. The four buildings, which will house 22 students each, are on 3.56 acres on Park Row, next to Chamberlain Hall. The project overall includes 47,877 square feet of construction and will […]