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The New York Times recently featured comments by Susan Noyes, an assistant professor in the Occupational Therapy Program, in a story on earning a Ph.D. later in life.
Photo courtesy of Husky Ruck
Portland Press Herald columnist Bill Nemitz wrote a moving piece on the May 7 Husky Ruck, which raised more than $10,000 for the Corporal Mark Goyet Memorial Foundation.
WCSH-TV image
Members of USM's Geography-Anthropology Student Association were guests on the WCSH-TV show "207" for their work in making stone tools.
A map from the Osher Map Library
The Spring 2016 issue of the "Humanities: The Magazine of the National Endowment of the Humanities," features USM's Osher Map Library.
USM's Portland Campus
With USM's new student enrollment up by 19% and the budget balanced without outside help for the first time in four years, President Glenn Cummings announced today that USM has achieved a remarkable turnaround.
photo courtesy of Gleason Media Services
Dan Jenkins, the director USM's Leadership Studies Program, was interviewed May 26 on the Z105.5 morning radio show, "The Breakfast Club."
USM student Joshua Dodge
A year before Joshua Dodge served as the Secretary General of the Maine Model United Nations — helping more than 500 high schoolers understand the U.N. path toward diplomacy and peace — the USM student learned from the source. For a semester, Dodge served as an intern with the U.S. Department of State, working from an office across the street from the U.N.'s landmark headquarters in Manhattan.
Photo of USM Social Work students presenting research at USM’s Thinking Matters event
The Psychology-Counseling 3+2 Program (B.A. to M.S.) and Psychology-Social Work 3+2 Program (B.A. to M.S.W.) will help students graduate a year ahead of time and reduce their college costs while preparing them for a professional career where they can help meet Maine's growing mental health needs.
Falling meteor viewed by police cam in Portland, Maine
Falling meteor lights up the sky in Maine, attracting global attention. USM Planetarium manager Ed Gleason describes what occurred in several media interviews.
Photo of Osher Map Library's Ian Fowler being interviewed by WCSH 6 TV about rare copy of the Columbus Letter
USM students and the public can view one of the rare 1494 printed copies of Christopher Columbus' letter describing his voyage to the "New World." It is one of only two copies in the northeastern U.S. and only one of 80 in existence worldwide, and it is part of the collection of The Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education at USM.

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