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Student Senate endorses USM-METRO agreement

The USM Student Senate has signed a resolution in support of METRO's expansion of bus services into Gorham and Westbrook, expected to begin this fall.
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Replay: "The USM Update," Feb. 5, 2018

In the February 2018 episode of the University's popular television show, USM President Glenn Cummings sits down with guests from the USM School of Nursing, the recently-developed Food Studies Minor and the renowned Department of Engineering to discuss the many workforce initiatives taking place across the University.

Weekly Event Highlights

Here are just a few highlights from the USM Calendar of Events for this week.
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USM unveils Master Plan website

University of Southern Maine President Glenn Cummings announced the creation of a Master Plan website, outlining the initiative aimed at helping USM align space needs, facility needs and campus needs.
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USM announces Fall 2017 Dean's List

The University of Southern Maine congratulates those students who have been named to the 2017 Fall Semester Dean's List.

USM Corporate Partners tackles disruption and opportunity in higher education

The University of Southern Maine's Corporate Partners kicked off the new year with an event titled “University of the Future: Transforming Higher Education.” The Jan. 25th event was part of the USM Corporate Partners 2018 spring series, Imagine, Create, Disrupt: Innovation in Education and the Workplace. The five-part series will explore opportunities for creative problem solving in the changing landscape of business and higher education.

Weekly Event Highlights

Welcome back for the start of USM’s Spring 2018 Semester. Here are just a few highlights from the USM Calendar of Events for this week. Please follow the links below for complete event details.
From L-R: Omar Andrews, Mary Swanson, Kelsey Earley, and Rudy Da Rocha.

Husky Vets take second at annual SVA business competition

Four of USM's Husky Vets have taken home the silver trophy at the Student Veterans of America's National Business Plan Competition.
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USM’s Ronald Schmidt talks about shutdown on WMTW-TV

Ronald Schmidt, an associate professor of political science at the University of Southern Maine, was interviewed by WMTW-TV about how Congressional partisanship lead to the Jan. 19th government shutdown.

Reza Jalali’s “The Poets and the Assasin” to be performed at USM on Feb. 14

A new five-act play, “The Poet and the Assassin,” written by Reza Jalali of the University of Southern Maine’s Honors Program offers historic and contemporary insight into the situation of women in Iran, a society shrouded in mystery.

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