School of Business


Dana Kerr

Unum Scholars Program: A win-win for students, major employer

The Unum Scholars Program gives USM students the opportunity to work for two years as part-time Unum employees, where they receive training, mentorship and the ability to job shadow in various departments at a company that employs nearly 3,000 people in Maine.
USM Finance professor Bert Smoluk

USM's Bert Smoluk tells WCSH-TV that Bitcoin may lose all value

Bitcoin investors beware, says the University of Southern Maine’s Bert Smoluk. The professor of Finance told WCSH-TV that the cryptocurrency’s recent rise in value is a result of the Greater Fool Theory of Investing.
USM Update December 2017

Replay: 'The USM Update' December 4, 2017

In this episode of "The USM Update," President Glenn Cummings welcomes guests to talk about exciting new research in aquaponics and USM's School of Business, as he extends his greetings for the holiday season while introducing music the sounds of USM's School of Music Chamber Singers.
Dr. Richard Bilodeau

The ICE Minor: Fueling Innovation in Southern Maine

The minor in Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship (ICE), now in its third year, seeks to expose USM students to the science behind creativity, tools they can use to train their brains and the fundamentals of entrepreneurship.
Scott Davison

USM alumnus reappointed to American Council of Life Insurers board of directors

The American Council of Life Insurers has reappointed USM alumnus Scott Davison to its board of directors. His story was described in Inside Indiana Business.
MEMIC Board Chair, CEO (outgoing and current) and USM faculty, staff and President

New Endowed Chair in Risk Management and Insurance established, honoring MEMIC's CEO John Leonard

The University of Southern Maine is establishing the MEMIC John T. Leonard Endowed Chair in Risk Management and Insurance, only the second endowed chair since USM’s founding in 1878.

School of Business Recognition Day 2017

On Friday, April 28th 2017, the School of Business honored their students at the annual Recognition Day Event.
The Princeton Review Logo

October 7, 2016, USM School of Business appears in The Princeton Review's Best 294 Business Schools (2017 Edition)


Kevin Matthews hits a home run with an Internship with the Boston Red Sox

Kevin Matthews, a USM Senior, was recently selected for a Spring Training Internship in Ballpark Operations for the Boston Red Sox.

Colin Cassidy lands internship with Clark Insurance

Business Management junior Collin Cassidy of Fort Fairfield has joined the Portland office of Clark Insurance as a summer intern.