The Bangor Daily News published a roundup of Maine college commencement ceremonies, which included USM on May 9.
On May 10, the Portland Press Herald posted photographs and a video shot at the USM’s Maine Multicultural and International Graduation ceremony that took place in Hannaford Lecture Hall.
Read a May 12 Lewiston Sun Journal profile about USM graduate Tim Stretton, a political science major who participated in the Model UN.
Assistant Professor of History Libby Bischof, who was among the winning authors celebrated at a recent New England Society Book Awards luncheon, was in the Publisher Weekly’s “Picture of the Day” on April 30. Scroll to the bottom of the page to view. She and her co-author received a New England Society book award for “Maine Moderns: Art in Seguinland, 1900-1940” (Yale, 2011).
Coordinator of Multicultural Affairs Reza Jalali spoke at the University of Maine at Augusta to set the record straight about the Boston bombing suspects not being representative of Muslims. To learn more about what Jalali said, read the April 24 Morning Sentinel.
Programs Coordinator at the Office of Community Service Learning Molly DeCleene wrote the “Off Campus” column, “Day of Service Encourages USM to Give Back to Community,” in the April 29 Portland Press Herald.