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'The USM Update' Oct. 1, 2018
On this episode of "The USM Update," we discuss how USM is preparing students today for the workforce of tomorrow, through investments in nursing and engineering; expanded career services and hands-on internship placements for students; and increased opportunities for students to gain global skills (and just how they're doing it).
A trailblazer, Shaelan Donovan '18 navigates her own path
Through her internship at the International Marine Terminal in Portland, to being USM's first student to study at Reykjavík University in Iceland, to working for a multinational shipping company, Shaelan Donovan '18 has been a beacon of success in pursuing new global partnerships.
USM announces Spring 2018 Dean's List
Nearly 1,200 undergraduate students from across the globe have been named to the Spring 2018 semester Dean's List.
Carleton completes his interrupted USM education and returns to U.S. Army
Twelve years after Bryan Carleton left the University of Southern Maine to enlist in the Army — serving twice in Iraq — he is both a new graduate and a newly commissioned officer.
2nd Annual Analytics and Digital Marketing Summit and Student Competition
On April 27th, the Student Marketing Association hosted the 2nd Annual Analytics and Digital Marketing Summit and Student Competition at the Glickman Library on the Portland campus. Students competed in one of the two tracks, digital marketing or analytics, specifically showcasing real-world skills, learned at the University of Southern Maine.
Tiia Kand, 2018 Featured Graduate
Kand has made the most of her time at USM. She competed as a three-season athlete in Track & Field and Soccer, served as a resident assistant on the Gorham Campus, worked various off-campus jobs and concluded her work as a Mitchell Institute Scholar.
USM volunteers donate 1,200 hours at 9th Husky Day of Service
Nearly 300 University of Southern Maine (USM) students, faculty and staff donated 1,200 hours of community service at the 9th annual Husky Day of Service on Friday, April 13.
Students Making a Difference: Mary-Elizabeth Simms ’17
Mary-Elizabeth Simms '17 discusses how courses for her two master's degrees, plus her experience helping to develop the University's new Food Studies program, are helping her prepare for a career in healthcare management.
USM announces Fall 2017 Dean's List
The University of Southern Maine congratulates those students who have been named to the 2017 Fall Semester Dean's List.
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.