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Photo of a class in session at USM
The University of Southern Maine congratulates those students who have been named to the 2015 Fall Semester Dean's List.
Image of Bert Dutil with his Korean War scrapbook
The Franco-American Collection has earned a $10,477 Common Heritage Grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities. It's specifically dedicated to preserving the military experiences and related cultural materials of Maine's Franco-American population.
Photo of Lin Lisberger, lecturer in the USM Art Department discussing her piece at Forging Affinities Exhibition
A collaborative art exhibition featuring faculty from the University of Southern Maine "pushed boundaries" and was called one of the winter's "most interesting local exhibitions" in a recent review by the Portland Press Herald.
USM UROP poster presentation
Check out highlights from this year's UROP poster symposium where 13 USM student scholars presented their project research and experiences, with topics as widely varied as developing an exoskeleton for people with disabilities, to testing arsenic in Maine’s drinking water, to the study of Kombucha fermentation.
USM student Shawn Grooms
2016 Career Fair proves a success for USM students, hear more about it from an engineering seniors perspective! Students and employers had an beneficial opportunity to meet in an informal setting and discuss potential employment and career possibilities at our annual job fair.
Reykjavik U. President Ari Jonsson, USM President Glenn Cummings, Provost Jeannine Uzzi
USM President Glenn Cummings announced plans March 3 to offer all incoming USM Honors students the opportunity to study in Iceland.
Photo of former Maine Senator George Mitchell
The University of Southern Maine is pleased to announce that former Maine Senator George Mitchell will deliver the keynote address at the 2016 Commencement Ceremony.
Poster of USM's presentation of Reefer Madness
Lust! Paranoia! Murder! Marijuana! Lock up your children... and your spouse --- REEFER MADNESS has descended upon us and this buzzworthy show will leave you with an emotional high!
USM student working in the QA/QC lab at USM
The University of Southern Maine and the Maine Brewers' Guild announced a partnership Thursday aimed at helping the region's growing craft beer industry with analysis and testing by USM's Quality Assurance/Quality Control and Research Laboratory.
Photo of USM Professor Ron Schmidt speaking with WCSH-TV
Over the past several weeks, Schmidt has made the rounds in the media, sharing his expertise in American politics. And this Thursday, February 25, on USM's Portland campus, Schmidt will present an information session about the upcoming Maine Caucuses.


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