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University of Southern Maine Open House Scheduled for October 26

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!

WMPG-FM Daily Weekday Morning News Premieres October 6

Get your morning news, tune in to WMPG 90.9 and 104.1 FM, Monday through Friday, 7 and 8 a.m.

Maine Small Business Security Summit Cancelled

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.

USM Student Voices of Difference and Unity Host Discussion

"Student Voices: From Ferguson to Portland" is cosponsored by USM's School of Social Work, Women & Gender Studies, Multicultural Student Affairs and the NAACP.

The Local Identity of Contemporary Eurasia: Photographs 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.

Confucius Institute Day Anniversary Celebration

Learn more about USM's Confucius Institute and celebrate its first anniversary with us on Friday, September 26.

Dr. Micky Collins to Receive Costello Award at Husky Hall of Fame

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

Patriot Education Scholarship Fund Awards $26,000 to Three USM Students

Congratulations Benjamin Martin, Dana Hayward, and Matthew Swan!

University of Southern Maine Hosting College Fair

The NEACAC College Fair is coming to the Gorham Campus on Sunday, September 28.

Maine Legislators Make Calls at USM’s Back to Class Telethon

Members of the Maine legislature joined students, professors, staff and other volunteers calling USM students who had not yet signed up for classes this fall. Seventy-seven students enrolled for classes as a result of calls made from Portland and LAC.