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Julie Ziffer's Physics Students Dec 2017

Physics professor and student team analyze asteroids with NASA telescope

USM's associate physics professor Julie Ziffer and her team of students controlled NASA's infrared telescope remotely at midnight from the Portland campus to analyze asteroids.
USM School of Music Adjunct Professor Adam Ayan

Grammy Award-winning professor inspires students

An established mastering engineer at Gateway Mastering Studios in Portland, Adam Ayan has also shared his knowledge with students at the University’s School of Music for 17 years, teaching courses on the recording and editing process of digital audio.

Portland Press Herald op-ed highlights cooperation between university and Maine employers

The Portland Press Herald recently published an opinion piece advocating for increasing coordination between Maine universities and employers.
USM professor Flynn Ross

Professor's opinion piece addresses changes to teacher certification

USM School of Education professor Flynn Ross wrote an opinion piece in the Bangor Daily News about the impact that changes to teacher certification will have in Maine.
Photo by Elise Klysa of the Kennebec Journal

USM student writes Kennebec Journal column supporting shelter for female homeless veterans

Andrew Breault, a veteran and a Master of Social Work student at USM, penned a column in the Kennebec Journal supporting a unique shelter.

Law professor wrote opinion column in the Sun Journal on suing big banks

University of Maine School of Law professor Lois Lupica wrote an opinion piece in the Sun Journal about big banks’ efforts to repeal the consumer’s right to sue.
Portrait of Andrew Coburn

Coburn co-authors health care warning in Portland Press Herald

USM’s Andrew Coburn says health care reductions in small Maine towns such as Calais, Jackman and Blue Hill will worsen unless work is done at the state level to reconfigure health delivery to rural areas.

USM alumna wrote opinion piece on historical fly-in in Old Orchard Beach in Bangor Daily News Blogs

USM alumna Kristine Millard wrote an opinion piece on the "Wings 4 Wishes" fly-in in Old Orchard Beach.

USM professor emerita interviewed by Bangor Daily New on violence in America

USM's Luisa Deprez was interviewed by Bangor Daily News on mass shootings in America.

USM research professor wrote reflection piece on Hitler's spokesperson in the Portland Press Herald

USM's Abraham Peck reflected in the Portland Press Herald on meetings Hitler spokesperson Ernst Franz Sedgwick Hanfstaengl had with an American magazine editor and a Jewish classmate.