Category Archives: Blog

Can we build it? Yes We Can!

As a fundraiser for the beginning of the 2014 school year, Challenge UMaine will be offering furniture assembly and bike tune-ups at no charge to anyone attending UMaine. Instead, we will be accepting donations to go toward purchase of a

Love Burritos

Welcome friends and burrito lovers. If you’re here you were probably handed a hot, cheesy and ricey burrito. No one asked for any money. These body warming treats are our gift to you. No strings attached, no fine print. Free

Welcome Class of 2017!

“NOTICE: People wanted for hazardous journey. Low wages, bitter cold, long hours of complete darkness. Safe return doubtful. Honour and recognition in event of success.” Greetings newest class of Black Bears! I hope that your time at UMaine has been


Know – Grow – Show – Go Grow – to progress to maturity This weeks blog post was done old skool style – handwritten in my UMaine Notebook (due to laptop issues.) Luckily my camera still works! Enjoy!    


 “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11 Know, noun – from epiginosko, gr. to become thoroughly acquainted with,

New Beginnings

Art Have you ever wanted to create a piece of art?  To start with a blank canvas, or a pile of clay, or a sheet of staff paper, or anything else – and just create something beautiful?  When I was

Follow Me study

Interested in finding out what following Jesus was really all about? When Jesus told the disciples, “Follow Me,” He wasn’t inviting them to live in isolation with the Son of God. Quite the opposite, actually. They quit their jobs, left

Freshmen Re:Orientation

Introducing our new five week study for Freshmen only! Orientation is a part of life for every freshman. It’s a time meant to orient them to life as a college student. And while that orientation is meant to give them

Welcome to ChallengeUMaine

  Welcome! Greetings from ChallengeUMaine!  I’m very excited to be a part of the UMaine community this year and I’m looking forward to helping any way I can.  In addition to the events scheduled by UMaine for the Maine Hello,