College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Arts Newsroom

USM offers a variety of public programming in the arts, including:

  • Exhibitions, opening receptions, lectures and panel discussions
  • Plays and musicals
  • Concerts and master classes 

To view press releases and media coverage for the arts at USM, click a link below to visit the press room of each arts department or school. 

Art Galleries Gorham and Portland

Department of Theatre

School of Music

Professor Ed Collom Awarded 2015-2016 Trustee Professorship

Dr. Ed Collom, Professor of Sociology, is the recipient of the 2015-2016 Trustee Professorship.  The award was established by the University of Maine System Board of Trustees to reward excellence and support a research project by releasing the holder from a portion of their teaching duties.

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