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Duboise featured in Lewiston Sun Journal story about effects of climate change

USM Associate Professor S. Monroe Duboise was interviewed for a Lewiston Sun Journal story on climate change and an increase in vector-borne diseases.

Muskie School to host Earth Day panel on recent Paris Agreement on climate

U.S. Sen. Angus King, Dr. Andrew Deutz, director of International Government Relations for The Nature Conservancy and Michael Stoddard, executive director of Efficiency Maine, will hold a panel discussion on recent climate talks.

Muthyala article published by the Digital Pedagogy Lab

An article by USM English Professor John Muthyala — about the digital humanities' present and future — has been published by the Digital Pedagogy Lab.

USM School of Music composer Dan Sonenberg’s opera, ‘The Summer King’ was featured by WQXR, NY classical radio station

USM School of Music composer Daniel Sonenberg's opera ‘The Summer King,’ which beautifully illustrates the life of African American baseball legend Josh Gibson, was featured on WQXR, NY classical radio station.

USM team brings home national prize in Collegiate Leadership Competition

A seven-member group of USM students brought home the top prize in an emerging national competition aimed at testing their abilities as teammates and leaders.

Mural created during USM residency of artist Natasha Mayers installed in downtown Gorham

A colorful, 8-feet by 12-feet mural made under the direction of USM artist-in-residency Natasha Mayers has been installed in downtown Gorham.

USM collecting old gadgets for fourth annual Community Electronic Waste Recycling Day on April 23

USM wants your old gadgets for the fourth annual Community Electronic Waste Recycling Day. The drive-up event is scheduled for Saturday, April 23, in the Woodbury Campus Center parking lot from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is free and open to the public.

Exclusive internship with Maine Medical Center Research Institute gives USM students laboratory experience

USM interns are experiencing hands-on experience in a working research facility through an exclusive partnership with the Maine Medical Center Research Institute.

Three USM graduates creating ‘nano brewery' in Portland

The USM graduates — Lucas Marks, Brett Barrett and Charlie Partridge — are creating a small brewery in Portland's East Bayside neighborhood, according to the Bangor Daily News.

Joyce Gibson, dean of USM's Lewiston-Auburn College, honored with Maryann Hartman Award

Joyce Gibson, the dean of USM’s Lewiston-Auburn College, was honored at the 30th annual Maryann Hartman Awards for her service to Maine