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Tracking USM internships: Where #USMWorksForME

A new, interactive map is available that tracks the locations of USM student internships throughout Maine and the nation.
Mike Morin, the head coach of the University of Southern Maine wrestling team

USM's Morin honored as Northeast Regionals Tournament Coach of the Year

Mike Morin, the head coach of the University of Southern Maine wrestling team, has been selected as the Northeast Regionals Tournament Coach of the Year.
Stephen Edwards

USM presents Maine premiere of Stephen Edwards’ Choral Masterwork “Requiem For My Mother”

The University of Southern Maine School of Music presents the Maine premiere of Stephen Edwards’ "Requiem For My Mother," a choral masterwork and grand community partnership pulling together USM alumni and current students, 250 local singers, and the Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra, Nicolás Alberto Dosman, conducting.
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Martinez interviewed by WGME on spike in electricity bills.

USM Assistant Research Professor Daniel Martinez consulted with WGME-TV on a story about puzzlingly high electricity bills.
Osher map lecture series

Weekly Event Highlights

Here are just a few highlights from the USM Calendar of Events for this week. Please follow the links below for complete event details.
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USM students help South Portland City Council

The Forecaster reported that USM students helped the South Portland City Council survey seniors to decide whether or not to expand tax assistance for the elderly.
Prof Matthew Edney

USM’s Matthew Edney lectures on history of ‘Witchcasset’

USM Geography Professor Matthew Edney spoke recently to the Lincoln County Historical Association on the history of a detailed, pre-Revolutionary War map of the Boothbay, Wiscasset and Westport area. In the map — created around 1771 or 1772 — the area where the town of Wiscasset sits was labeled “Witchcasset.” Edney's talk was covered by reporter Phil Di Vece of the Wiscasset Newspaper.
Annual Honors Recital

USM School of Music Announces 2018 Competition Winners

Congratulations to the 2018 winners of the USM Concerto/Aria Competition and the 41st Annual Honors Recital honorees!
Timothy B. Hussey

USM's inaugural Timothy B. Hussey Leadership Institute highlighted in Seacoast Online

Seacoast Online recently highlighted the upcoming USM's first annual Timothy B. Hussey Leadership Institute on March 26. It will teach future Maine leaders how to conduct business in a way that is good for the community.

USM Athletics' communication director to be inducted into hall of fame

B.L. Elfring, USM Atheltics’ longtime communication director, will be honored in June as a new member of the College Sports Information Directors of America Hall of Fame.