Archive for February 5th, 2010

Shelton Waldrep interviewed about “Lost” and Girl Talk

Read the January 31 Maine Sunday Telegram feature on the television show “Lost” that contains quotes by Professor of English Shelton Waldrep.  Waldrep was also quoted in a September 4 Pittsburgh City Paper article about mashup music artist Girl Talk.

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Maine Sunday Telegram reporter attends Faculty Art Exhibition

The January 31 Maine Sunday Telegram published an article about the recent Faculty Art Exhibition opening.  Unfortunately, the link does not work, but you are able to view photographs from the event.

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USM Convocation makes headlines

Read the January 30 Portland Press Herald coverage of our recent Convocation.

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Hannaford Foundation supports USM Athletics

The January 28 Bangor Daily News “College Report” informed readers about a recent Hannaford Foundation gift to USM Athletics.

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LAC hosts meeting with Congressman Mike Michaud

Congressman Mike Michaud recently joined small business owners at an event that took place at the Lewiston-Auburn College. Read about it on the January 27 tradingmarkets.com.

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Muskie School promotes food security

Muskie School joined forces with TD Bank, United Way, and Preble Street Resource Center to launch the Coalition to Promote Food Security in Cumberland County.  Read about it in the January 27 Forecaster, and watch the January 27 WMTW-TV story.

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Ronald Schmidt watches State of Union Address with his students

On January 27, Channels 8 and 13 stopped by USM to video Associate Professor of Political Science Ronald Schmidt and the Political Science Student Association watch President Obama’s State of the Union Address.

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Charles Colgan quoted on improving state economy

A January 26 Bangor Daily News article about an improving state economic forecast quotes Muskie Professor Charles Colgan.

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David Hughes hired as USM’s new development director

Read about USM’s new Development Director David Hughes in the January 23 Portland Press Herald.

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Susan Fineran an expert source on stories of bullying and sexual harassment

Associate Professor of Social Work Susan Fineran recently received word from the journal Sex Roles that her co-authored article, “Comparing the Impact of Bullying and Sexual Harassment Victimization on the Mental and Physical Health of Adolescents,” was among the 50 most requested articles on their Web site from June 1, 2008, to December 31, 2008. In January, she was contacted by ABC to provide background information from her research for “20/20” and “Good Morning America” stories on sexual abuse of teens in the workplace.

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