Multicultural Student Affairs

Multicultural Student Affairs is dedicated to increasing the awareness and appreciation of the many diverse cultures and ethnicities at USM through programming, dialogue, and cultural events. It engages Multicultural (African/African American, Latino/a, Asian/Asian American, Muslim, Native American, and more!) student development and academic support in achievement of career and perceived goals. The office is also home of the Native American Waiver and Educational Program, Student Associations and the Multicultural Center.

News & Events

Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: 
Woodbury Campus Center, Amphitheater Portland campus
Contact Name: 
Susan Hamilton
Contact Phone: 
207-780-5139
Contact Email: 
shamilton@usm.maine.edu

Native American students join in a Earth Day celebration. Guest speakers are John Banks and Chris Sockalexis from the Penobscot Nation to discuss the Penobscot River restoration project and discussion of the preservation of the Native American Petroglyphs in Maine

April 22, 2014
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center, Amphitheater Portland campus

Multicultural & International Graduation Celebration

Multicultural & International Graduation Celebration

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 
Hannaford Hall/ Abromson Center
Contact Name: 
Susan Hamilton or Reza Jalali
Contact Phone: 
207-780-5798 or 207-780-5139
Contact Email: 
shamilton@usm.maine.edu and reza@usm.maine.edu

Family and friends join in the celebration of honoring multicultural and International students in  recognition of their academic achievements in an intimate setting with cultural performances.

May 6, 2014
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hannaford Hall/ Abromson Center