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Northeast Delta Dental contributes $15,000 more to USM-coordinated SmilePartners

University of Southern Maine and SmilePartners' efforts to ease barriers for people with limited means to access high quality comprehensive dental health care have resulted in $15,000 in additional funding from Northeast Delta Dental.
Stacey Henson-Drake, 2018 Featured Graduate

Stacey Henson-Drake, 2018 Featured Graduate

“I feel as though USM has done an amazing job at offering opportunities to students that will help pave the way to a successful career after graduation,” said Stacey Henson-Drake, a 2018 featured graduate.

Katie Tomer, 2018 Featured Graduate

Katie Tomer, a Native American, has worked for three years with Maine-Wabanaki REACH to go into the state’s prisons. She has facilitated healing circles for over 60 inmates.
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Hediger ‘09 named Director of Planning and Code Enforcement for Lewiston

David Hediger ‘09 has been named Director of Planning and Code Enforcement for the City of Lewiston, reports Lewiston Sun Journal

Muskie School researcher suggests changes to juvenile justice system

Mara Sanchez, a researcher at the Muskie School of Public Service at the University of Southern Maine, told state legislators recently that changes to the juvenile justice system might save money and better serve communities.
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Sarah Butler Jessen of USM's Muskie School co-writes 'Selling School: The Marketing of Public Education'

Sarah Butler Jessen, a faculty member at the University of Southern Maine’s Muskie School of Public Service, has co-authored a new book on marketing and branding in public education. It’s titled, “Selling School: The Marketing of Public Education.”

Muskie School Speaker Series

Join the Muskie School for a presentation by Dr. Steven A. Moore, Bartlett Cocke Regents Professor Emeritus of Architecture and Planning at the University of Texas at Austin, on Science, Aesthetics, and Uncertainty in the Sustainable City.

Welcome our New Public Health Communications Research Associate

New communications research associate can hold a tune

Erica King of USM's Muskie School writes column about juvenile corrections for BDN

Maine needs to help youth in the juvenile justice system thrive while being both safe and accountable, says Erica King, a policy associate at the University of Southern Maine’s Muskie School of Public Service.

Muskie School Lunch & Learn Research Hour

Join us for a research presentation and discussion on "Financing Local Climate Resiliency: Resources and Examples" by Martha Shiels, Director of the New England Environmental Finance Center.

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