Originally published Nov. 21, 2014 In collaboration with Amanda Curtis What do ancient volcanoes, polar ice, modern storms and a Texan all have in common? A lot… Read more “Fire and Ice: Audio Slideshow”
Originally published Nov. 14, 2014 The sun beats down as cool October winds rattle tent poles and shake leaves from their branches. Townspeople gather to exchange casual… Read more “Off the beaten path”
Originally published Nov. 7, 2014 It’s the topic none of us really want to talk about. Domestic violence may be an incredibly personal issue, but by not talking about… Read more “Just Listen: The Peaceful Fight Against Domestic Violence”
Originally published Sept. 21, 2014 Orono, ME — Maine is fully prepared for the upcoming flu season as enhanced vaccination formulations aim to prevent spread of the… Read more “Maine prepared for flu season, state CDC director affirms”
A joint report with Shelby Hartin Originally published Nov. 7, 2014 … ORONO, Maine — On October 10, the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed… Read more “Maine CDC confirms first human EEE case, voices concern”
For 20 years, University of Maine students have been bridging the gap between farm-to-table in their local community. Now, the Black Bear Food Guild — like its… Read more “Farm to Table”
Alan Bennett is a multimedia journalist and freelance photographer and videographer based in Portland, Maine. Alan is a Staff Writer for the Journal Tribune, York County, Maine’s only daily newspaper based in Biddeford. He formerly was the Culture Editor at — and a news, culture and opinion writer for — The Maine Campus. Read more in About. Scroll down for project work.