The Nellie Mae Education Foundation has chosen Muskie to serve as the Lead Community Partner of its District Level Systems Change Initiative for the Portland Public School District.
The accelerated admissions initiative allows undergraduate students in Environmental Planning and Policy or Geography-Anthropology to combine their senior year with the first year of graduate work in the USM Muskie School master’s degree program in Community Planning and Development.
Attean, training specialist at the USM Muskie School, has had her portrait added to artist Robert Shetterley’s gallery of Americans Who Tell the Truth, an initiative to promote models of courageous citizenship in schools and communities around the country.
The USM Campus Safety Project, a collaborative effort between the Muskie School and the School of Social Work, has received a three-year, $300,000 award from the U.S. Department of Justice to foster a healthy campus climate for USM students, faculty, and staff.
The Muskie School's Casco Bay Estuary Partnership (CBEP) has issued a series of reports on the effects of sea level for 10 municipalities on Casco Bay’s shoreline.
The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) has awarded continuation funding to the Tri-County Advocacy Partnership, a collaborative effort to provide legal representation and advocacy to survivors of sexual assault, dating violence, and intimate partner violence.
Dr. Charles Colgan, Associate Director of MCBER, spoke with MPBN Morning Edition host Irwin Gratz.
Dr. Charles Colgan presented at the Fall Economic Outlook Conference in Boston
Dr. Charles Colgan presented at the Oct. 30 conference MaineFocus: Solutions for Maine's Economy.
Dr. Matthew Dean, director of the Maine Center for Business and Economic Research and faculty member in the USM School of Business, was recently quoted in the Portland Press Herald article "Delorme keeping up with a revolution".