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    Survey Research Center Calling…

    Phone survey research may sound intimidating, frustrating, or boring, but Al Leighton, manager of the Survey Research Center (SRC) at USM’s Muskie School of Public Service, says that his team of interviewers and researchers enjoys doing their work at USM because it is important.  More 
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    New England Environmental Finance Center

    USM’s New England Environmental Finance Center (NE/EFC), helps communities across New England identify solutions for financing environmental programs. A recent six-year refunding by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will allow the NE/EFC to continue its vital work. More 

News & Events

Student papers showing broad range of research interests of USM students.
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Muskie School Public Health students Catie Peranzi and Mary-Elizabeth Simms just arrived in Reykjavik, Iceland to complete their academic field experience with University of Iceland in Reykjavik public health faculty and community public health professionals.
Dr. Nathan Hamilton, Associate Professor of Archaeology, was recently awarded the 2016 USM Faculty Senate Award for Teaching. Congratulations to Dr. Hamilton!

Maine and North Atlantic Public Events

Map of the North Atlantic

Please join the University of Southern Maine in celebrating Maine’s relationship with the North Atlantic. All events are free and open to the public.

Parking will be available for free in the parking garage on USM’s Portland campus.

Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity Grants

Faculty and Staff - Don't miss this exciting opportunity for funding for research, scholarship, and creative activity! You can find more information about the call for proposals for RSCA grants @ http://usm.maine.edu/center-collaboration-development/research-scholarship-creative-activity-funding-call-proposals

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