College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Posted February 21, 2014
Because of the efforts of USM students, two nationally prominent scholars will make a return visit the University of Southern Maine (USM) next month to speak on the devastating 2008 economic recession and its societal and personal impact.
Posted February 20, 2014
Music, baseball and history will come together next month in a special event at USM that will highlight the upcoming world premiere of a unique opera on the life of Negro League great, Josh Gibson, written by Daniel Sonenberg, USM associate professor of music and resident composer.
Posted January 23, 2014
A preview of the visual and performing arts events at USM this February.
Posted January 10, 2014
A preview of the visual and performing arts events at USM this January.
Posted January 6, 2014
Students and faculty with USM’s Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing program will gather Friday, Jan. 10-Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Stone House mansion and the Harraseeket Inn in Freeport for the Stonecoast winter 2014 residency. During this period, students will attend writing workshops and meet with faculty members as they pursue their master of fine arts degrees.
Posted December 18, 2013
Focusing on the mental, emotional, and physical well-being of children and youth, students in the “Thoughtful Giving: Philanthropy in American Culture” course on Tuesday awarded $17,000 to the four non-profits – Opportunity Alliance, Rippleffect, The Root Cellar and the Friends of Evergreen – during a reception held on the Portland campus.
Posted December 17, 2013
William Kilroy, USM professor of theatre who is in his 21st year of teaching at the university, will be honored in January by the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) for excellence in theatre education.
Posted December 2, 2013
December is a month full of music and joyous sounds at USM!
Posted November 25, 2013
The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHS) at the University of Southern Maine (USM) is pleased to announce that in collaboration with the USM Confucius Institute, it will offer a course in beginning Chinese, the first language course of its kind to be offered at the university.
Posted November 7, 2013
University of Southern Maine (USM) students can attend for free the Maine Center for Creativity’s “Thinking Wrong, Doing Right” seminar later this month through the collaboration of several USM organizations and institutions.