Lydia Savage publishes editorial

Check out the October 1 Portland Press Herald’s “Maine Voices” column,  “Greater Portland will reap the dividends of joining forces with Invest in USM,” written by Professor of Geography Lydia Savage.

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Monroe Duboise quoted by Portland Press Herald

Associate Professor of Molecular Biology & Microbiology S. Monroe Duboise was quoted in the October 1 Portland Press Herald article, “First case of enterovirus confirmed in Maine.”

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Former women’s basketball standout named Appalachia State head coach

On October 1, Boxscore World Sportswire reported that Angel Elderkin, a former USM women’s basketball player who helped lead the Huskies to three Little East Conference championships in the late 1990s, was named Appalachian State Women’s basketball head coach.

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Chancellor Page and President Flanagan present at Portland Chamber of Commerce

View the Greater Portland Chamber of Commerce’s October 1 “Eggs and Issues” on YouTube to see presentations by Chancellor James Page and President David Flanagan.

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King Tides Project photo contest

The Penobscot Bay Pilot published an article about USM’s King Tides Project on October 3.

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Suzanne Strempek Shea spoke at Enfield

On October 3, the Hartford Courant wrote about Stonecoast MFA Program faculty member, Suzanne Strempek Shea, who spoke at the Enfield Public Library.

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USM sophomore challenges Chellie Pingree

Read an October 3 Bangor Daily News article about USM sophomore Isaac Misiuk who ran against Representative Chellie Pingree in the last election.

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Editorial about the UMaine System’s physical footprint

Read an October 4 Bangor Daily News editorial about the UMaine System’s physical footprint.

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Faculty and program cuts at USM

Among recent coverage of the recent decisions to eliminate programs and retrench faculty check out stories in the October 6 Bangor Daily News, the Portland Press Herald, on WMTW-TV Channel 8 and in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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Ron Schmidt a frequent commentator on Maine elections

On October 6, the Kennebec Journal/Morning Sentinel quoted Associate Professor of Political Science Ronald Schmidt about the Maine’s 2nd District debates.

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