College of Management and Human Service
Dean Joseph McDonnell discusses "Off Campus: To move forward, Washington may have to take a look back" in the Portland Press Herald
Dr. Joseph McDonnell, Dean of the College of Management and Human Service discusses today's elected officials could take a lesson from Senator Margaret Chase Smith.
Dean Joseph McDonnell discusses Off Campus: USM's Confucius Institute will help build bridges with China in the Portland Press Herald
Dr. Joseph McDonnell, Dean of the USM College of Management and Human Service discusses local community members and students will have the chance to study Chinese language and culture.
Dean Joseph Mcdonnell asks universities to 'rethink the college major' in the Portland Press Herald
Dr. Joseph McDonnell, dean of the USM College of Management and Human Service, encourages universities to consider integrating career and liberal education.
Muskie School Statistician and Business Faculty Member Responds to Maine School Grading System in the Portland Press Herald
Prashant Mittal, statistician in the Muskie School and part-time faculty in the School of Business at USM, examines the math behind Maine's new school grading system.
Professor David Silvernail discusses Maine school grading system with Channel 6-WCSH
David Silvernail, director of the Center for Education Policy, Applied Research, and Evaluation at the USM School of Education and Human Development, spoke to Caroline Cornish at Channel 6-WCSH about Maine's new school grading system-
School of Business Student Receives Maine Higher Education Assistance Foundation Scholarship
The University of Southern Maine is pleased to announce Bryan Hill as the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship from the Maine Higher Education Assistance Foundation (HEAF). Hill is a double-major in accounting and finance at USM.
Dean Joseph McDonnell discusses MOOCs, new educational experiences in the Portland Press Herald
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:
Alumni shine in 2012 elections
Congratulations to our Muskie School alumni who were recently elected- or re-elected- to public office!
Muskie School report sheds light on Maine's changing population and housing
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.
Muskie School receives National Science Foundation grant to help build sustainable transportation infrastructure
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.