In honor of Martin Luther King Day, Joseph McDonnell, professor of Public Policy and Management in the Muskie School of Public Service, reflected on the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a Portland Press Herald op-ed.
Celebrating its long-standing partnership with the Town of Gorham, USM Athletics is hosting its "Town of Gorham" Night during its Little East Conference basketball doubleheader. Women's basketball plays at 5:30, followed by the men's team at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 10. At halftime of each game, members of the Gorham Recreation 3rd & 4th grade basketball teams will scrimmage.
Dr. Stairs-Davenport challenges students in the Literacy, Language, and Culture Program at USM to read to a child for 15 minutes and post a photo to social media. Dr. Stairs-Davenport and her niece Lily read Amazing Animals. Join them at #ReadtoME. More information about the challenge and resources for supporting daily read alouds may be found at the Maine DOE website: http://www.maine.gov/doe/readtome/