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USM Arboretum Day and Plant Sale in Gorham

The free, public event will be held, rain or shine, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, Saturday, June 4, adjacent to the USM Academy Building on USM’s Gorham campus.

USM’s Ben Towne Receives Service Learning Excellence Award

Faculty member Ben Towne of Saco has been awarded The Maine Campus Compact’s Donald Harward Award for Faculty Service-Learning Excellence.

Judge Hornby Asks Maine Law Graduates to Value and Preserve Constitutional Democracy

U.S. District Judge D. Brock Hornby asked graduates of the University of Maine School of Law to value and help preserve “…this country’s constitutional democracy and the rule of law.”

USM Students Win Awards at Film Chowdah

The talents of USM students were well represented at the 2011 “Film Chowdah,” otherwise known as the Maine College Film Festival.

Maine Law Names 2011 L. Kinvin Wroth Award Winner

The University of Maine School of Law has named alumnus David J. Evans, a partner in the global law firm of Clifford Chance, the 2011 recipient of its L. Kinvin Wroth Award.

Maine Leaders to Explore Imagination, Creativity and Economic Development

“From Imagination to Innovation,” will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Thursday, June 2, in the University Events Room of USM’s Glickman Family Library, Forest Avenue, Portland.

Learning Never Grows Old at USM

Read Selma Botman's latest Portland Press Herald column.

U.S. District Court Judge D. Brock Hornby to Speak at Maine Law’s Commencement

The Honorable David Brock Hornby will be the keynote speaker at the University of Maine School of Law’s 2011 Commencement.

Linda Greenlaw Presents University of Southern Maine Commencement Address to Nearly 1,000 Graduates

Author and commercial fisherman Linda Greenlaw presented the commencement address, and Serena Dawn Gosbee gave the student commencement address at USM's 131st commencement on May 14.

USM Junior Selected as 2011 Collegiate Sports Medicine Foundation Scholar

John Bonney of Belfast has been named a 2011 Collegiate Sports Medicine Foundation Scholar.