University of Maine Celebrates Earth Day with Unity College President

ORONO - Today is Earth Day, a time to reflect on how we treat our planet and what we can do as a society to take better care of it.
The University of Maine hosted Unity College President Stephen Mulkey, to speak on the college's decision to move away from fossil fuels.  
 
The event was sponsored by the University of Maine Green Team. Mulkey says divesting from fossil fuels as well as fighting green house gas emissions are some of the most important issues of our time.
 
Unity College was the first College in the nation to divest from fossil fuels.
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Andrew joined the WVII ABC 7 and WFVX FOX 22 News team in June of 2012. Since a young child he always wanted to pursue a career in Broadcast Journalism, and is honored to start his journey in Eastern Maine. He enjoys nothing more than meeting the members of the community and sharing their stories with our viewers.

Raised in Houston, Texas, Andrew graduated from Suffolk University located in Boston, Massachusetts where he majored in Communications. Before moving up to the Pine Tree State, Andrew was a student reporter for The Morning Show on New England Cable News (NECN).

When not in the newsroom, Andrew enjoys volunteering at the Bangor Humane Society. You can see him there at least once a week interacting with many of the dogs. He also enjoys cooking, reading, watching his favorite movies, and going to the gym.

Make sure to say hi when you see him on the streets, and mention Finding Nemo (his favorite movie) if you want some brownie points!

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