College of Management and Human Service
Posted December 12, 2012
In his December 10 article, "The Five Minute University: Rethinking the educational experience," Dr. Joseph McDonnell, dean of the College of Management and Human Service, discusses massive open online courses and the future of higher education:
Posted November 9, 2012
Congratulations to our Muskie School alumni who were recently elected- or re-elected- to public office!
Posted October 31, 2012
Though Maine still has the oldest population in the nation, it is becoming more ethnically diverse. This is just one of the key findings from “Changing Maine: Maine’s Changing Population and Housing 1990-2010,” a new report by the USM Muskie School, which provides insights into Maine’s population growth, demographics, households, and housing over the past two decades.
Posted October 24, 2012
The NSF grant led by researchers from the USM Muskie School and the University of New Hampshire aims to bridge the knowledge gap between climate scientists—who understand where the Earth’s climate is headed—and the civil engineers and transportation officials who design today’s roads and bridges.
Posted July 13, 2012
Judith Tupper, researcher and managing director of the population health and health policy program at the USM Muskie School of Public Service, is among the first in the nation- and one of only two individuals in the state of Maine- to earn the new Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) credential.
Posted June 28, 2012
Professor Andrew Coburn, chair of the Muskie School’s Master of Public Health program and director of the Cutler Institute’s Population Health and Health Policy research program, joined Maine Calling for a discussion of the June 28 Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
Posted June 27, 2012
Muskie alumna Dianna Walters and Marty Zanghi, director of youth development at the Muskie School, joined Therese Cahill-Low, director of the DHHS Office of Child and Family Services, and host Jennifer Rooks for a special Maine Watch: Aging out of Foster Care.
Posted June 4, 2012
Through August 31, the exhibit "Under the Isles of Shoals" will be on display in the Discover Portsmouth Center
Posted June 3, 2012
Article notes "the economic and job-placement potential" of the university's new degree in tourism and hospitality.
Posted May 25, 2012
In his latest Bangor Daily News article, Dr. Joseph McDonnell discusses the criteria business icon Warren Buffett uses in both buying a business and making an investment.