College of Management and Human Service
Muskie School alumna, youth development director featured on Maine Watch
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.
USM archaeology professor 'unearths' Smuttynose secrets in new exhibit
Through August 31, the exhibit "Under the Isles of Shoals" will be on display in the Discover Portsmouth Center
Mainebiz shines a spotlight on USM's Tourism and Hospitality program
Article notes "the economic and job-placement potential" of the university's new degree in tourism and hospitality.
Dean Joseph McDonnell asks- "Would Warren Buffett buy your business?"
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.
Student organization wins regional SIFE contest, prepares for nationals
A student organization at the University of Southern Maine has won its second consecutive regional championship based on a series of exemplary community-building projects. Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE), a 21-member team sponsored by the USM School of Business...
Muskie School's Andrew Coburn discusses the business case for healthy employees in the Bangor Daily News
Professor Andrew Coburn, chair of the Master of Public Health program at the USM Muskie School of Public Service, talks to the BDN about the competitive advantage for businesses in keeping employees- and communities- healthy.
Professor Jeanette Andonian featured in 'Maine Magazine' and 'Dr. Lisa Radio Hour'
Dr. Andonian discusses resilience as a critical concept in mental health practice, as well as parenting, in the article "Happy, Hardy Kids" and the April 8 radio segment titled "Kids."
Business Professor Dana Kerr published in Journal of Insurance Issues
Dr. Dana Kerr, assistant professor of risk management and insurance, published "Exploring the Role of Pseudodeductibles in Auto Insurance Claims Reporting" in the most recent issue of the Journal of Insurance Issues (Vol. 35, No. 1).
Professor Emeritus Stephen Murphy's book "Voices of Pineland" reviewed in Portland Press Herald
"Nobody known to this reviewer can see into the future, but by studying the past, there are signs of directions that politicians and experts du jour should never be allowed to take our society in again. University of Southern Maine professor Stephen T. Murphy has just produced such a cautionary volume..."
Finance Profesor James Bennett discusses Facebook's $100B valuation
"The raising of the veil confirmed what most had suspected — Facebook is a tremendously unique company in many respects. The number of users is staggering: 845 million monthly active users at the end of 2011, uploading more than 250 million photos on an average day. Users are eagerly embracing new ways of accessing Facebook; roughly half of active users access both at home and on mobile products. It has become an essential part of life for tens, if not hundreds, of millions of people."