School of Business


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.
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.
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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.

The Gene R. Cohen Charitable Foundation Establishes Entrepreneurial Scholarship Award at USM

Entrepreneurial students at the University of Southern Maine’s School of Business will soon be the beneficiaries of a special scholarship award, established to reward students with special skills in honor of Gene R. Cohen

School of Business grads promoted at local insurance company

Two University of Southern Maine School of Business graduates continue to find success in their professional endeavors right here in the Greater Portland area. Tammy Volock has been named controller at locally based Clark Insurance, while Justin Hayden now holds the title of financial analyst at the agency.

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

Three University of Southern Maine Business students received a combined total of $26,000 in scholarships from the Patriot Education Scholarship Fund of the Maine Community Foundation.

USM Students Learn on the Job as Unum Scholars

In an exciting new academic/corporate partnership, twelve students from the University of Southern Maine were chosen this summer to be the first students in Maine to become part of the new Unum Scholars program. The Scholars are hired as employees at Unum, working in a specially-created team supported by mentors, and allowing them to job shadow throughout the company. The program provides students valuable work experience at a Fortune 500 company as they apply their learning towards their jobs, and gain a head start towards potential full-time employment when they graduate.