Office of the President


WGAN interviewed President Flanagan live on Saturday, August 9, 2014.
President Flanagan spoke live with WVOM: The Voice of Maine
There is unanimity among the Board of Trustees and strong consensus across the community that the University of Southern Maine must change to address our financial and competitive challenges. We mus act decisively if this institution is to remain a viable, valuable and affordable pathway to opportunity and advancement for the Portland and Lewiston-Auburn regions. And we will.


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Meet USM's New President

Dr. Kesselman is USM's 13th President

We are excited to welcome Dr. Harvey Kesselman as USM's 13th President. Dr. Kesselman earned his Ed.D. in Higher Education Administration from Widener University and was previously the Provost and Executive Vice President at Stockton University in New Jersey.

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