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Theme: Create and Empower

This event occurred on
January 11, 2014
9:30am - 3:00pm EST
(UTC -5hrs)
Bangor, ME
United States

Our event is all about opportunities for students in Maine; ideas, career paths, work that needs to be done, initiatives to join, values to uphold. This event should empower Maine students to stay in Maine and make it a better place.

The Gracie Theatre
Husson Cir
Bangor, ME, 04401
United States
Event type:
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Roger Doiron

Gardening in the Curriculum

Rafael Grossmann

Google Glass/Technology Innovation in Medicine

Judy Taylor

Maine artist, painted the labor mural

Alan Lishness

Maine's Economic Potential

Serena Galleshaw

Builds places for students to live and thrive in.

Serena Galleshaw

Builds places for students to live and thrive in.

Habib Dagher

Off-shore wind project in Maine

Zoe Weil

Institute for Humane Education, More Good/Less Harm education

Robert Shetterly

Illustrator for "Americans Who Tell the Truth" Will speak on integrity's importance for students...

Ina and Esu

Barka Foundation: they go to Burkina Faso and construct wells for communities to get water.

Graham Morehead

The Maine student experience, and finding your career.

Susan Mackay

Entrepreneur and composite materials engineer, innovator.

Gabrielle Russell

Architect rethinking a mill in Lewiston to create a farmer's co-op for the community

Abe Furth

Founder of Verve Burritos

Jon Amory

Will speak on the Baxter Academy project-based curriculum

Organizing team


Holden, ME, United States


  • Julia Leslie
  • Anna Bryan
  • Haley Deluca Lowell
  • Lydia Mackay
    Student Volunteer Organizer