Good Day Maine, April 27, 2012
Julia Edwards, coordinator of Maine's Model UN program and Erica Benson, a USM business major were showcased on the Good Day Maine broadcast on April 27, 2012. They were on the show to talk about their campaign to draw awareness to the humanitarian struggles in the Sudan by urging George Clooney to visit USM. Clooney was recently arrested during a non-violent protest of Sudan's blocking humanitarian aid.
European Institutions: The European Union
Research in The European Union
With Study in Brussels and The Hague
May 18-June 2, 2013
POS 406: 3 credits (or 6 credits with instructor's permission)
The course is a great opportunity for USM students and for the general public to get direct access to the European Union institutions in Brussels and other international bodies in The Hague, such as the International Court of Justice for instance, as the best way to understand the complexity of international organizations. Participants will also be able to visit the main NATO headquarters in Brussels and attend presentations by NATO officials on current topics in the news with regards to foreign and military policy. Students will acquire a detailed knowledge of how the many bodies of the EU work together and how the EU itself has developed over timeLearn More