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Elizabeth Arden and the Invention of New England

Don't miss Lisa Walker's lecture on Elizabeth Arden's spa, Maine Chance, which operated from 1934-1970.

USM Celebrates Transgender Day of Resilience on 11/19

The public is invited to attend these events celebrating the transgender and queer community of Portland.

USM Alumni Return to Campus for 30-Minute Mentoring Program

Alumni will provide mentoring, networking and share their professional experiences with current students.

Student services offices consolidated into Student Services Division

Saying, "We must transform our culture, and the way we do business. We must link our programs and services directly to the needs of our students … " President Flanagan announced new Student Services Division on November 13.

Women's Volleyball Team Ends Season at ECAC Tournament

Congratulations to USM's women's volleyball team for a great season!

USM Veterans Day Ceremony & University Receives National Recognition for Being Military Friendly

Join us for the Veterans Day Flag Raising Ceremony 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday, November 11, Portland campus.

USM Students Inducted into Environmental Science and Policy Honor Society

Congratulations to our newly-inducted KAO students!

USM Selects New Poet for Annual Poetry Award, Reading Event

One of America’s most talented new poets will read from his recent works at 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 14 at the Glickman Family Library, Portland campus.

USM to Host Open House for Adults, Transfers & Graduate Students

Learn about transferring to USM, returning to school to complete your degree or attending graduate school, at the Open House on Thursday, November 13 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Abromson Center, Portland.

Walter Isaacson to Speak at the WEX USM Leadership and Creativity Event Series

Tickets still available to hear best-selling author Walter Isaacson speak!