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  1. Longtime University of Southern Maine women's basketball coach retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Gary Fifield, who has compiled a record of 660-137 in 27 seasons as the head coach of the University of Southern Maine women's basketball program, announced his retirement at a press conference Tuesday. Fifield's teams have been perennial contenders in the NCAA Division III tourney and have won 21 shared or outright Little East Conference regular season titles and 20 league tourney titles.

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  2. Daily Brief: The state of higher education, and a hard number for DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... of the system's seven campuses are currently operating with interim presidents, and one - the University of Southern Maine - has been a hotbed for student protest against program cuts and austerity . Derek Langhauser, interim president of the Maine ...

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  3. New Executive Director of National Resource Center NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northwestern University

    ... director of the Osher Institutes' National Resource Center, who retired last year from the University of Southern Maine (USM). In October of 2014, the center was relocated from USM to Northwestern, which received a sizable endowment from The Bernard ...

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  4. Bangor team headed to D.C. after winning Maine Regional Science BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Bangor Daily News

    Five high school students and their coach are headed to Washington, D.C., this April after taking the top spot at the 15th annual Maine Regional Science Bowl at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham. "It's an outstanding achievement by our kids," said Principal Paul Butler, who noted the team placed third last year and had been practicing since.

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  5. Thomaston | $175,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capital Weekly

    ... rental history. Woods is a life-long resident of the Rockland area. Woods graduated from the University of Southern Maine in 2002 and has worked in the health science field and in landscaping before entering real estate. In 2012 Woods was voted Best ...

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  6. Rohani discusses Iran trip at next Food for ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Twin City Times

    ... by Maziar Bahari of England, will be shown at venues across the globe, including at the University of Southern Maine in Portland. The film was screened at Guthrie's in Lewiston and at Bowdoin College earlier this week. L-A Senior College presents ...

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  7. Students put knowledge to the test at Maine Science BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    More than 20 high school teams from across Maine will compete in the 15th annual Maine Science Bowl Saturday at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham. Students will be quizzed in subjects including biology, astronomy,and mathematics in a "Jeopardy"-style format.

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  8. Saturday headlines from WMTW News 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... AT THE NATIONAL SCIENCE BOWL IN WASHINGTON D-C. NEWS 8'S MORGAN STURDIVANT HAS MORE FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MAINE IN GORHAM. TODAY MORE THAN 20 HIGH SCHOOL TEAMS FROM ACROSS MAINE WILL BE HERE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MAINE IN GORHAM ...

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  9. Decreased funds for research and development squeezes Maine universitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Bangor Daily News

    ... $92.14 million - it was the second lowest amount from the past decade. It was followed by the University of Southern Maine, with $11.7 million in fiscal year 2013. Those two public universities were followed by the private University of New England ...

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  10. Catch Me If You Can to Run 3/13-22 at UsmRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Frank Abagnale Jr. can be anything he dreams when he grows up... if he doesn't get caught first! The University of Southern Maine Department of Theatre and School of Music will present the Maine premiere of the musical "Catch Me If You Can," March 13-22, in Russell Hall on the USM Gorham campus. "Catch Me If You Can" is based on an astonishing real-life story and the hit DreamWorks film starring Leonardo DiCaprio in the role of Frank Abagnale Jr. and Tom Hanks in the role of the crack FBI agent Carl Hanratty.

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  11. Of Teachers and Educational TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Switched

    ... The "to tech or not to tech" controversy is fueled by conflicting reports. The research at the University of Southern Maine, found that math performance of seventh- and eighth-graders taught by teachers trained in using the laptops improved ...

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  12. Mad Horse Theatre to Present Alligator Road, 3/12-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Candace, aka "Hurricane Candy." Bright newcomer Sarabeth Connelly, a pre-med sophomore at the University of Southern Maine, plays Chantay. The design team includes Chris Sullivan , Corey Anderson, Scott Leland, Christine Louise Marsh all, Matt ...

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  13. To The Beat Of Their Own Drums Group of young percussionists making music this winterRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... groups: front ensemble, moving battery, and dancers. Shawn McKeown, a recent graduate from the University of Southern Maine's music program, leads the front ensemble, and Scott Eugley, a premedical school student from Saco, leads the moving battery. ...

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  14. Title Alliance, Ltd. Announces Growth of Title Alliance of Maine TeamRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | PRWeb

    ... Board of Directors for hoMEworks where she educates first time homebuyers, and serves on the University of Southern Maine Institutional Review Board. Stevens is admitted to practice law in Maine and New Hampshire. "Kelly's professional resume, and ...

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  15. Faculty member appointed to lead 'metropolitan university' effort at USMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Bangor Daily News

    PORTLAND, Maine - Interim University of Southern Maine President David Flanagan announced Monday that he has appointed Lynn Kuzma, an associate professor of history and political science, to lead the school's high-profile effort to reinvent itself as Maine's "metropolitan university." "The metropolitan university mission is why this university is here, in this place.

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  16. Sports Watch: Duvall big part of Navya s successRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Zach Miller broke his own school record while finishing third in the 60-meter dash for the University of Southern Maine men's track and field team that took fourth in the Division III New England Championships. Miller finished in 6.99 seconds to ...

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  17. USM president finalist withdraws from considerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Sun Journal

    The University of Southern Maine presidential search committee will forward the names of two candidates to the system chancellor after a third finalist dropped out of the running. The University of Maine system announced Friday morning the committee will ask Chancellor James Page to offer the USM presidency either to former Maine House Speaker Glenn Cummings or Harvey Kesselman, provost and executive vice president of The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.

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  18. Burke Museum offers Environmental Writing WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... have been featured at the Seattle Aquarium, the Secrets of the Sea Exhibition at the University of Southern Maine: Lewiston, and in The Guardian, Smithsonian, Poetry Northwest, and other publications. She teaches at the Hugo Hou! se and through ...

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  19. Don't misuse standardized tests - lest they become meaninglessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Bangor Daily News

    ... of teacher education and coordinator of the Portland Extended Teacher Education Program at the University of Southern Maine. She is a member of the Maine Regional Network, part of the Scholars Strategy Network , which brings together scholars across ...

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  20. Energy subsidies aren't just for renewables, fossil fuels get the lion's shareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Bangor Daily News

    ... state economies. A recent report by the Maine Center for Business & Economic Research at the University of Southern Maine along with with Wind for Maine and the Maine Renewable Energy Association - admittedly self-interested sources - projected that ...

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