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Today, USM announced an academic alignment that will improve student access, close a $16 million structural gap without a tuition hike, and initiate the university's transition to a Metropolitan University model. The faculty was asked to assist with program remodeling to improve productivity standards, and to utilize retirement incentives to reduce layoffs.
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The annual University of Southern Maine Open House is scheduled for October 26 and Saturday Information Sessions & Campus Tours begin October 18. Come visit us and see what USM has to offer!
Get your morning news, tune in to WMPG 90.9 and 104.1 FM, Monday through Friday, 7 and 8 a.m.
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The Maine Small Business Security Summit has been cancelled. Look for updates on how the Maine Cyber Security Cluster is working to support the cyber security needs of small businesses.
"Student Voices: From Ferguson to Portland" is cosponsored by USM's School of Social Work, Women & Gender Studies, Multicultural Student Affairs and the NAACP.
photo of musicians by Valeri Nistratov
Don't miss the latest Maine Museum of Photograph Arts exhibition in the Glickman Family Library. Photographer Valeri Nistratov will discuss his work at 6 p.m., Thursday, October 2.
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Learn more about USM's Confucius Institute and celebrate its first anniversary with us on Friday, September 26.
Dr. Michael Collins
USM alumnus Micky Collins is now a leader in the field of sport-related concussion. He holds a bachelor's degree in psychology and biology from USM and played baseball for the Huskies
Congratulations Benjamin Martin, Dana Hayward, and Matthew Swan!
The NEACAC College Fair is coming to the Gorham Campus on Sunday, September 28.


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