Archive for August 11th, 2011

Mark Lapping quoted in Governing

The August issue of Governing discusses ways to save Maine’s Master of Public Administration program, including moving it into the Muskie School.  Muskie School Executive Director Mark Lapping is quoted.

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Susan Feiner writes about the costs of war

Professor Susan Feiner (Economics, Women’s and Gender Studies) has published “Gender Values: The Costs of War” in On The Issues Magazine.

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More on the Saco Drive-In

Check out the current issue of Maine magazine. (August 2011). The Saco Drive-In, which is being run by three USM business majors this summer, is included in the article “Down at the Drive-in.” USM student Patric Brophy is quoted stating, “We’re trying to apply what we’ve learned in school, fresh out of the box.” (No link available.) Do these students a good turn and take in a movie this summer!

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Arizona Republic interviews Christine Donnis-Kelley

On July 31, Christine Donnis-Kelley was quoted in The Arizona Republic story about schools in that state switching to a four-day school week.

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Mark Rubin quoted in Kennebec Journal

On July 29, the Kennebec Journal quotes USM Muskie School study on recidivism rates for sex offenders and quotes study’s co-author, Muskie Research Associate Mark Rubin.

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Muskie wind power study cited in article

The July 29 Journal Tribune quoted a Muskie School study on wind power in its article about the industry.

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Bruce Fithian founder of Gay Men’s Chorus

On July 28, The Portland Daily Sun informed readers about Bruce Fithians early involvement in the Gay Men’s Chorus.

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Margaret Reimer lectures on Bridgton’s Town Farm

The July 27 Portland Press Herald “Food Dispatches” informed readers that English Lecturer Margaret Reimer, presented “Feeding the Poor: Bridgton’s Town Farm” at the Bridgton Historical Museum.

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E. Michael Brady says goodbye to Baseball and American Society

Read the July 27 Portland Press Herald column, “Maine Voices: Long road trip comes to an end for ‘Baseball and American Society’” by Professor of Human Resource Development E. Michael Brady.

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Nancy Artz to lead Honors Program

Check out the July 26 Portland Press Herald “On the Move” column to learn more about Professor of Business Administration Nancy Artz being named to direct USM’s Honors Program

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