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Innovation Engineering Student Highlights Broadband Future

University of Maine Student Highlights Broadband Future

MAY 23, 2012 - 2:11 PM

On May 2nd, University of Maine President Paul Ferguson, GWI, Inc. CEO Fletcher Kittredge, national Gig.U Executive Director Blair Levin were joined today by local and regional business and municipal leaders to announce GWI’s plans to build an ultra-high-speed, Gigabit Main Street Internet Network in the Old Town and Orono communities surrounding the University of Maine campus to drive innovation and create economic opportunity. University of Maine and Innovation Engineering student Nate Wildes stole the show with his comments.  Check out the video at http://www.youtube.com/embed/sxWK01902gY.