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Student Senate endorses USM-METRO agreement
The USM Student Senate has signed a resolution in support of METRO's expansion of bus services into Gorham and Westbrook, expected to begin this fall.
Replay: "The USM Update," Feb. 5, 2018
In the February 2018 episode of the University's popular television show, USM President Glenn Cummings sits down with guests from the USM School of Nursing, the recently-developed Food Studies Minor and the renowned Department of Engineering to discuss the many workforce initiatives taking place across the University.
Weekly Event Highlights
Here are just a few highlights from the USM Calendar of Events for this week.
USM unveils Master Plan website
University of Southern Maine President Glenn Cummings announced the creation of a Master Plan website, outlining the initiative aimed at helping USM align space needs, facility needs and campus needs.
USM announces Fall 2017 Dean's List
The University of Southern Maine congratulates those students who have been named to the 2017 Fall Semester Dean's List.
USM Corporate Partners tackles disruption and opportunity in higher education
The University of Southern Maine's Corporate Partners kicked off the new year with an event titled “University of the Future: Transforming Higher Education.” The Jan. 25th event was part of the USM Corporate Partners 2018 spring series, Imagine, Create, Disrupt: Innovation in Education and the Workplace. The five-part series will explore opportunities for creative problem solving in the changing landscape of business and higher education.
Weekly Event Highlights
Welcome back for the start of USM’s Spring 2018 Semester. Here are just a few highlights from the USM Calendar of Events for this week. Please follow the links below for complete event details.
Husky Vets take second at annual SVA business competition
Four of USM's Husky Vets have taken home the silver trophy at the Student Veterans of America's National Business Plan Competition.
Reza Jalali’s “The Poets and the Assasin” to be performed at USM on Feb. 14
A new five-act play, “The Poet and the Assassin,” written by Reza Jalali of the University of Southern Maine’s Honors Program offers historic and contemporary insight into the situation of women in Iran, a society shrouded in mystery.
USM School of Music announces Spring 2018 season, opening with Valentine’s concert by Lantz and Kargul
The USM School of Music announced its full lineup of performances and events for the spring semester, including the popular Faculty Concert Series, a production of the musical “A Man of No Importance,” a music education workshop led by world-renowned educator and clinician Dr. Alice Hammel, the 3rd Annual Big Band Ballroom Bash and the Maine premiere of Stephen Edwards’ choral masterwork, “Requiem for My Mother.”