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Maine North Atlantic Institute awaking new perspectives with virtual events

Too many people see the Arctic as an icy monolith. For artist Justin Levesque ‘10, it’s a fascinating and dynamic blend of culture, commerce and climate. That blend — of science and the humanities — is at the heart of a series of virtual events he is hosting in cooperation with the University of Southern Maine’s Maine North Atlantic Institute (MNAI).

Cutler Institute publishes article on innovative, evidence-based youth employment model

The Cutler Institute at USM’s Muskie School of Public Service recently released an article that documents policy and practice recommendations to address Maine’s pressing workforce needs and engage high-school-aged young people in 21st century skills development.

Muskie Alum Jennifer Hutchins ’08G Champions Maine’s Nonprofit Community

Muskie Alum Jennifer Hutchins ’08G Champions Maine’s Nonprofit Community

Muskie faculty receives Faculty Senate award for Research Excellence

The Muskie School congratulates Dr. Kate Ahrens, Assistant Research Faculty in the Public Health program at the Muskie School, who was awarded a USM Faculty Senate award for research excellence.
Tony Cole

Muskie School/Cutler Institute Lunch & Learn - Tony Cole

Join us for our final Muskie School & Cutler Institute Lunch & Learn session of the semester!
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USM researcher receives $400,000 NIH grant

A USM researcher has won a $400,000 NIH grant to study the health outcomes of Maine women after pregnancy.

In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus David D. Davis

Geography-Anthropology mourns the passing of our friend and colleague Professor Emeritus David D. Davis, Ph.D.

Muskie School/Cutler Institute Lunch & Learn Research Hour - Shir & Mugnai

Join the Muskie School and Cutler Institute for a lunchtime presentation on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from Noon to 1 pm EST on The utilization of GIS data to solve real world problems by Mr. Nasir Shir and Mr. Justin Mugnai from Sewall.

Strategies for Success in Local Government - webinar series

Join us for a new lunchtime webinar series that offers strategic approaches to challenges that local and regional governments are facing in Maine.
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BBC interviews USM's Tracy Michaud about future of Greenland tourism

Michaud, an assistant professor and chair of USM’s Tourism and Hospitality program, talked about the beauty of the huge country, which is covered by glaciers on 80 percent of its land mass.