School of Business
Prof. DiBartolomeo featured in article on credit card spending
Jeffrey DiBartolomeo, assistant professor of finance USM School of Business, has been featured in an article discussing the habits of Maine credit card users.
Dean Joanne Williams connecting students with real world professions
“Last year, we did more than 1,000 internships and field placements in our college,” said Joanne Williams, dean of USM's College of Management and Human Services. “Connecting our students to real world experiences is one of our strengths. There are a lot of really good things happening.”
School of Business' Derek Tharp published in Wall Street Journal
Assistant Professor of Finance Derek Tharp recently had two articles published in the Wall Street Journal’s Experts Blog.
WGME-TV interviews Bilodeau about Cyber Monday shopping
Richard Bilodeau, who teaches entrepreneurship in USM’s School of Business, talked about the ease of online shopping for a WGME-TV story on Cyber Monday.
Maine North Atlantic Institute at USM hopes to position Maine at center of the trade region’s growing economy
The University of Southern Maine unveiled plans Nov. 1 for the newly formed Maine North Atlantic Institute to forge greater business, educational and social connections between Maine and countries throughout the North Atlantic. The institute will bring together dozens of on-going projects in which USM students and faculty are working with schools such as Reykjavik University in Iceland and the University of Tromso in Norway, and businesses such as Whole Oceans.
'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.