As recognized scholars, researchers, and practicing professionals, USM faculty are active contributors to their fields, opening doors to exciting real-world opportunities for our students in the Southern Maine region and beyond.
The Husky. Inside the heart of a Husky is a champion of community spirit and school pride. Known for being friendly and hard working, USM Huskies are strong leaders. It’s always good to have a Husky on your side.
Leslie Odom Jr., a Tony Award winner for his role as Aaron Burr in the musical phenomenon Hamilton, surprised students from the School of Music at USM when he overheard them rehearsing. He listened to their performance of "Alexander Hamilton," and advised them to treat Gershwin "as if it were Hamilton."
Showcasing USM's engagement with our community, USM Connects highlights stories about the groundbreaking work of our students, alumni, faculty, and staff, as well as examples of powerful collaborations that USM is forging with local business and community partners.