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USM Makes 2013 Military Friendly Schools List

USM has been listed in the 2013 Military Friendly Schools List by G.I. Jobs magazine.

Join us for an exciting evening exploring Product Design

The 2012 Creative Toolbox Series, presented by the Maine Center for Creativity (MCC) and USM, is a series designed to provide resources, advice and insight to Maine’s creative entrepreneurs.

USM Muskie School Report: Youth Arrests in Maine Down by 26 Percent During Past Decade

The rate of youth arrest in Maine has fallen by 26 percent in the past decade, according to a new report from the Maine Statistical Analysis Center of the University of Southern Maine’s Muskie School of Public Service.

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Bob Woodward Speaking at USM November 15

Bob Woodward will keynote the third annual Wright Express Leadership and Creativity Event Series with a presentation on “Presidential Decisions and the Role of Leadership in the 2012 Elections.”

New USM Muskie School report finds Maine more diverse, provides insights into shifts in Maine’s population and housing

Read about insights into shifts in Maine’s population and housing from 1990 to 2010

USM School of Business named ‘best choice for Portland-area professionals’

Princeton Review says USM's School of Business is ‘the best choice for Portland-area professionals.'

USM to Host Free Public Talk by Artist Ahmed Alsoudani, Former Iraqi Political Refugee

Ahmed Alsoudani, former Portland resident and Iraqi political refugee who studied art at MECA and Yale, will be visiting USM art studios and presenting a public lecture on Thursday, November 1.

New York Times Columnist Theresa Brown to Speak at USM

Don't miss the next installment of USM's Martha Skoner Lecture Series on Tuesday, October 23. Theresa Brown will speak on "Bedside Nursing in the Age of Affordable Care."

USM Lab To Host Robots and Interactive Video Installation

USM's Creative Intelligence & Innovation Lab will be unveiled tomorrow. Everyone is invited to stop by at 11 a.m. on the fifth floor of the Science Research Wing, Portland.

Rita Kissen receives 2012 Sampson Center Catalyst for Change Award

Teacher and activist for equality, human rights and civil rights, Rita Kissen will be honored at a dinner on Thursday, October 18 at the Italian Heritage Center, Portland.