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Student leader Hamdia Ahmed's journey featured in the Portland Press Herald
19-year-old political science major Hamdia Ahmed shares the story of her family's arduous journey towards American citizenship, and her dreams for the future in a feature article in the Portland Press Herald.
USM honors 50 years of women’s athletics with a day-long celebration of student-athletes and alumni
The celebration of 50 years of women's athletics brought together several generations of USM student-athletes to honor the program's storied beginnings and to celebrate its promising future.
President Cummings interviewed on TideSmart Talk
USM President Glenn Cummings spoke of his background in education and politics on TideSmart Talk with Steve Woods.
Major League Baseball player helps USM youth clinic
Baltimore Orioles player Ryan Flaherty came to USM to help his father Ed Flaherty coach a youth clinic.
USM working to educate students and community on immigration
Efforts include a specialized course, "Global Migration and the Refugee Experience," participation in February's prestigious Camden Conference on international discourse, a mock asylum hearing led by faculty from the University of Maine School of Law, collaborations between USM students, area high schoolers and local immigrants and a public citizenship ceremony to be hosted on the Portland Campus on March 3.
USM professor gives Falmouth jazz students a special opportunity
Professor Chris Oberholtzer directs both the Portland Jazz Orchestra and jazz studies at the University of Southern Maine.
USM wrestler aims for national title
USM Senior Daniel Del Gallo is currently undefeated (32-0) this wrestling season and hopes to reach the collegiate wrestling national championship.
University of Southern Maine included in University Credit Union’s Scholarship Program
One student from each University of Maine System school will receive a scholarship from University Credit Union.
University of Southern Maine announces Fall 2016 Dean's List
The University of Southern Maine congratulates those students who have been named to the 2016 Fall Semester Dean's List!
USM Corporate Partners' "Our Parks, Our Future" event sparks vibrant discussion
On Tuesday, January 31, USM Corporate Partners kicked off its 2017 event series with a full room for “Our Parks, Our Future: An Evening with David Evans Shaw, Shawn Gorman and Lucas St. Clair” at Hannaford Hall in the Abromson Center.