Portland Campus - Bedford Street construction notice
Due to City of Portland construction, please note that all summer, Bedford Street on the Portland Campus will be restricted to one lane, one-way traffic going from Brighton Avenue down to Forest Avenue. Parking lots/garage will still be accessible. Read more details here.
USM’s Environmental Science and Policy department hosts 23rd annual Southern Maine Children’s Water Festival
The University of Southern Maine Environmental Science and Policy department hosts the 23rd annual Southern Maine Children’s Water Festival on Friday, May 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Sullivan Gym, 66 Falmouth St., on the Portland Campus.
May 16, 2018 — 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.
Worldwide performer and scholar Malinda Hassett to lead USM Voice Department Fall 2018
Worldwide performer and scholar, soprano Malinda Haslett, will join University of Southern Maine’s School of Music as division leader of the Voice Department, beginning in Fall 2018. A former staff member at the Metropolitan Opera, Haslett is currently vocal division director of the Silicon Valley Chamber Music Festival.
University of Southern Maine to graduate 1400 students (and one mascot) this spring
The University of Southern Maine will celebrate its 138th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 12 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland, with more than 920 students taking part in the ceremony. Close to 1400 students will be graduating this spring, including 1028 undergraduates, 369 graduate students and Champ the Mascot (otherwise known as Ian Allen, communications major).
Pianist Anastasia Antonacos closes the USM School of Music's season with a concert celebrating USM’s Convocation focused on race and participatory democracy
The University of Southern Maine School of Music closes out the season and the USM Convocation theme of "Race & Participatory Democracy" with pianist Anastasia Antonacos, the Portland Piano Trio, and USM music alumna Teresa Herold.