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USM alum David Lovejoy earns Emmy Award for Alaskan photography

In September, the camera operator from Oakland, Maine won an “Outstanding Cinematography for a Reality Program” Emmy Award for his work on the show. And he is preparing to return to the Arctic as a director of photography, once again chronicling the lives of a few sturdy souls in the dangerous but beautiful setting.
Portrait of Matthew Edney

USM's Matthew Edney delivered inaugural lecture in Yale University series

Edney, the Osher Professor in the History of Cartography at the University of Southern Maine, discussed the nature and limits of maps as a creation of spatial meaning.
veteran with books

Senators Collins, King, and Rep. Pingree announce nearly $300,000 for USM Veterans Upward Bound 

The funding will serve Maine veterans statewide, providing them with resources and support necessary to succeed in postsecondary education.

New USM faculty member delivers keynote to Dallas event

Ivey, a new University of Southern Maine faculty member, grew up in Texas and his earned her Ph.D in Spring 2018 from the University of Texas at Arlington.
Husky Line buses

METRO begins Husky Line bus service between Portland and Gorham campuses

The inaugural ride of the new Husky Line — Greater Portland METRO’s new express bus service between Portland and Gorham — began Aug. 27th with cheers and fanfares.
Olivia Mayo

Could USM's Olivia Mayo be the next Miss America?

Olivia Mayo, a fourth-year Communication and Media Studies student at USM, will go on to compete in the Miss America 2.0 pageant on Sept. 9.
Kiersten Curtis, USM Voice Student

USM's Kiersten Curtis awarded scholarship and concert honoring Maine diva Lillian Nordica

Kiersten Curtis, who studied vocal performance at USM, won the prestigious Nordica Award, which includes a recital honoring the famous Maine soprano, Lillian Nordica. Curtis, along with several USM voice students won top honors at this past spring's Maine NATS (National Teachers of Singing) vocal competition.

MSW graduates published in peer-reviewed journal

Two graduates from the University of Southern Maine (USM) School of Social Work have recently been published in the International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology.
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MacLeod '10 promoted to managing editor of Bangor Daily News

Dan MacLeod ‘10 has been named the managing editor of the Bangor Daily News, Maine’s second-largest newspaper.
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USM announces Spring 2018 Dean's List

Nearly 1,200 undergraduate students from across the globe have been named to the Spring 2018 semester Dean's List.