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Don't miss WMPG's Power Up! Open House on Saturday, January 21. All are invited to this free event.
Read President Botman's January Portland Press Herald editorial.
If you missed seeing USM's annual Juried Student Exhibition last fall, you can catch it in the Area Gallery located in the Woodbury Campus Center on the Portland campus. The exhibition is open now through February 19.
USM's Portland Bookstore will celebrate the debut novel of alumna Morgan Callan Rogers '88, '04 with a book release party on January 26.
University of Southern Maine’s Professor of English Eve Raimon and Professor of Educational Leadership Lynn Miller will both speak at the NAACP Portland Branch’s 31st annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast Celebration titled “The People’s State of the State: What Does Equity Look Like in Maine?”
“Breakfast with Charlie,” otherwise known as USM Muskie School Professor Charles Colgan’s economic forecast for 2012, is scheduled for 7 a.m., this Tuesday, January 10, in USM’s Hannaford Lecture Hall, Bedford Street, Portland.
Representatives of Stantec and the University of Southern Maine gathered recently in USM’s John Mitchell Center, Gorham, to celebrate the completion of a $100,000 pledge from Stantec that supported construction of a computer-aided design lab.
A French university has awarded an honorary doctorate to Professor Martin Rogoff of the University of Maine School of Law for his 20 years of work in building greater understanding of the differences between French and American legal and political thought.
Decorated combat veteran and University of Southern Maine Army ROTC Cadet James Williford is attending the 12th annual Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio, Texas, on January 7, where he will be honored as a “Soldier Hero.”
Recently, Newfield Design, Inc.’s Robert Stone and James Colony approached the University of Southern Maine Campus Ventures program for assistance in writing computer code for a new invention, the Expandable Remote Control System (ERCS).