Sheila Lyman

Letter to the Editor: 988 Suicide Hotline Bill close to becoming a reality

OPINION BY ADMINISTRATOR NOVEMBER 28, 2023 Last session, I sponsored a bipartisan bill to help save the lives of students. LD 1263 “An Act to Require Certain School Identification Cards to Include the Telephone Number of a Suicide and Crisis Hotline,” adds the 988 suicide hotline number to school ID cards that are already provided to

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Bill to ensure college credit classes taken in secondary school count at university level to have Public Hearing

STATE HOUSE– Rep. Sheila Lyman (R-Livermore Falls) announced today that her bill to require eligible institutions of higher education to grant full credit to secondary school students who successfully completed postsecondary courses at eligible institutions of higher education will have a Public Hearing Wednesday. “This bill is a step toward making higher learning more affordable

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UMaine System Must Acknowledge Current Science, Drop Student Covid-19 Vaccination Requirement

Publicly-funded University System should follow the lead of Maine’s Community College System now that the negative impacts of the policy on learning, health, and enrollment are becoming all too clear  STATE HOUSE – Education Committee Republicans today are calling on Maine’s publicly-funded University of Maine System to follow the lead of Maine’s Community College System

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