College of Management and Human Service


Muskie School researcher among first in nation to receive new patient safety credential

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.

Professor Andrew Coburn, public health expert, featured on MPBN's Maine Calling

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.

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).