USM in the News Archive

Tar Sands in South Portland

Hundreds gather in USM’s Hannaford Lecture Hall in support of 350 Maine to discuss the controversial transportation of crude oil from South Portland. To learn more read the February 3 Natural Resources Council of Maine article.

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Shubert’s “Die Winterreise” performed at USM

The February 2 Portland Press Herald reviewed Schubert’s “Die Winterreise” (“Winter Journey”) by bass Malcom Smith and pianist Paul Wyse at the University of Southern Maine’s Corthell Hall.

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Fraternity house standoff

The February 1 Wilmington Town Crier reports on former USM business major Alan-Michael Santos’ safe removal from the Sigma Nu fraternity house after he barricaded himself inside armed with a handgun.

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Maine educators met at USM to discuss teacher evaluations

See the January 15 WCSH TV-Channel 6 video about educators meeting at USM to discuss teacher evaluations.

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Shelton Waldrep’s course mentioned by Business Insider

Professor of English Shelton Waldrep’s course about David Bowie was mentioned in the January 30 Business Insider.

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Portland’s Deering Avenue redesign

Read the January 30 Portland Daily Sun to learn more about the Deering Avenue redesign.

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Kevin Conger quoted about working with local police after Sigma Nu incident

USM Police Chief Kevin Conger was quoted in the January 30 American Journal about working with the town and neighboring police teams.

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Morning Sentinel profiles hockey player Anne-Marie Provencal

Read the January 29 “College Connections” column in the Morning Sentinel about freshman women’s hockey player Anne-Marie Provencal.

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Track and cross country standout Morgan Beede profiled

Read the January 29 Kennebec Journal’s “College Connections” column about cross country standout Morgan Beede.

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Luisa Deprez co-authored column

Professor of Sociology Luisa Deprez co-authored a column about returning to college at age 50 in the January 24 Bangor Daily News.

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