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Graduating seniors from USM's Media Studies Program will be presenting a showcase of their projects local non-profit groups on Thursday, April 28. The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in the Talbot Auditorium in the Portland Campus' Luther Bonney Hall.
Poppea and Nero from the opera "Coronation of Poppea"
The opera follows tradition at the time, and includes two countertenors (one of whom plays a woman) and a soprano (who plays a man), among the colorful characters portrayed.
Melissa Bell '16 - featured student Commencement Speaker
Melissa Bell, a graduating student in Economics and English will be the featured student speaker at USM's 2016 Commencement. Bell is a highly engaged student in activities ranging from competitive sports to educating schoolchildren to being a passionate advocate for economic justice and women’s leadership.
Muskie School climate change panel
On April 22nd — on the 46th anniversary of the first Earth Day — environmental leaders including Maine Sen. Angus King praised the clean air and water legacy left by the late Edmund Muskie.
Photo of Gary Palin lecturing EYE 199 in Fall 2015
In USM's innovative Entry Year Experience (EYE) program, students learn problem solving skills and are prepared to read, write and think critically at a college level, all while being empowered to engage in their community.
Photo of Thinking Matters 2015
The piece comes in advance of Thinking Matters 2016, USM's annual student research symposium. Nisetich, director of the Honors Program, took the opportunity to describe the benefits of engaged within the community and strong faculty mentorships.
portrait of Elizabeth Wilson
Elizabeth Wilson, a history and political science double major, was selected as the 2016-2017 Maine Policy Scholar from USM.
Investigative reporters need more than an ability to craft well-researched, well-written news stories, Pulitzer winner Ralph Blumenthal told USM communication and media studies students. They need nerve, too.
Photo of Roxanne Guildford
The award will allow Guildford to travel abroad to the United Kingdom and enroll in the University of Exeter's Master of Science program, where she plans to study bioarchaeology, with a focus in the zooarachaeology of Europe.
USM Associate Professor S. Monroe Duboise was interviewed for a Lewiston Sun Journal story on climate change and an increase in vector-borne diseases.

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