PhD in Public Policy

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Partnership with Portland Public Schools Helps Increase Diversity

A new USM course for people interested in teaching — especially people of color with an interest in Portland schools — was spotlighted by the Portland Press Herald. The course is taught by Grace Valenzuela, a recent graduate of the PhD in Public Policy program.
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Public Policy Graduate Receives Bell Award for Outstanding Leadership

Stephen Marquis, principal of Sea Road School in Kennebunk, Maine received the 2016 Terrel H. Bell award for outstanding leadership.