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".
Earlier this month, the USM Muskie School of Public Service co-hosted the 15th Biannual Adult & Juvenile Female Offenders Conference, the only professional conference focused exclusively on women and girls involved with the justice system.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has awarded the USM Muskie School with a Susan Harwood Training Grant to support a program aimed at home care assistants and workers in small, community-based nursing homes.
CAHS Professor of American & New England Studies Donna Cassidy is currently curating an upcoming exhibition for the Portland Museum of Art.
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