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A Message from President Laura Freid

Photograph by Tim Greenway Salt '03. June 1, 2020 “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” - James Baldwin From coast to coast, for . . .

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COVID-19: Student Frequently Asked Questions

COVID-19 Student FAQ Updated: May 4, 2020 Please continue to check this webpage as we will be updating it regularly. If you have a question that has not yet been answered below, please reach out . . .

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MECA Announces Celebration of 2020 Graduates and Plans for 2020-2021 Academic Programs

Portland, Maine: Maine College of Art (MECA) today announced a celebration of the graduating Class of 2020 and shared plans to welcome students back for Summer and Fall academic . . .

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2020 Belvedere Fund Recipients

The Belvedere Fund for Professional Development in the field of crafts at Maine College of Art was established in 2008 in memory of Deborah Pulliam of Castine, Maine. The Fund is available to all . . .

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MECA Launches #mymecacommunity Campaign

#mymecacommunity We have launched the #mymecacommunity campaign to help our students stay connected to MECA and to reinforce that faculty and staff are still here to support students even though . . .

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MECA News › Administrative Affairs

Important MECA Community Message from President Laura Freid (March 19, 2020)

Important MECA Community Message from President Laura Freid (March 19, 2020)

March 19, 2020 Dear MECA Community Members, I am writing to you today with a heavy heart knowing that we are all facing a life-altering global crisis that will affect all of us in ways we can’t even . . .

Maine College of Art  Preparedness Against the Coronavirus Press Release (March 12, 2020)

Maine College of Art Preparedness Against the Coronavirus Press Release (March 12, 2020)

PORTLAND, Maine –  In a continued effort to protect the Maine College of Art (MECA) community, the College today announced the following: Spring Break Extension Spring Break will be extended for an . . .

Implementations to Prepare for the Coronavirus (March 12 Update)

Implementations to Prepare for the Coronavirus (March 12 Update)

Maine College of Art Preparedness Against the Coronavirus (March 12, 2020 Update)

Safeguarding Against Coronavirus (February 28, 2020)

Safeguarding Against Coronavirus (February 28, 2020)

To see our most up-to-date announcement (March 12, 2020), please click here. February 28, 2020 To the MECA community, We are tracking the progress of the coronavirus outbreaks globally and in the US. There is . . .

MECA Announces New Faculty and Staff Appointments

MECA Announces New Faculty and Staff Appointments

Key hires will pave the way for future strategic planning initiatives Portland, Maine – Maine College of Art (MECA) Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Ian Anderson, announces . . .

MECA Announces New Trustee Leadership

MECA Announces New Trustee Leadership

Maine College of Art's Board of Trustees has elected Brian Wilk ’95, a MECA alum and current Vice President of Hasbro Toys to chair the College’s Board of Trustees. Wilk succeeds Debbie Reed who will . . .

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