Thursday, February 11th, 2016

UMVA Art Exhibit opens on Gorham Campus

Posted on February 01, 2016 by USM Free Press in Arts & Culture, Community

By Anora Morton Many of us dread partner projects. The thought of unevenly split responsibilities, difficulty communicating and clashing ideas is enough to induce a slight panic out in most and an end result just short of a disaster. This is far from the case at the USM UMVA: Forging Affinites gallery at the Gorham […]

University Credit Union celebrates one year on campus

Posted on January 25, 2016 by USM Free Press in Community

By Raquel Miller On Jan. 19, the University Credit Union celebrated their one year anniversary of opening on the Gorham Campus with a birthday bash featuring games, cakes, and prize raffles at its location in the Brooks Student Center.  This celebration exemplifies the ways in which the University Credit Union has created a positive presence […]

Remembering Dr. King

Posted on January 25, 2016 by USM Free Press in Community

By Thomas Fitzgerald As we return for another semester here at USM, we all gain an extra day off before adjusting to a full week of classes. This day off is in recognition of an important figure of American history, as it is dedicated to humanitarian and activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Although some […]

Students of USM: Delaney Kenney

Posted on January 25, 2016 by USM Free Press in Community

By Meaghan Gonsior Student Delaney Kenny jokingly describes herself as a “Super Senior,” double-majoring in Finance and Economics and minoring in geoscience. Her post-graduate goal is to become a CFO or CEO, preferably working in the renewable energy field. She’s passionate about LGBTQ rights and her recently adopted cat, Sugar. The former fuels her efforts […]

USM Free Press Staff Bio: Nicholas Beauchesne

Posted on January 25, 2016 by Krysteana Scribner in Community

Nicholas Beauchesne, who goes by Nick, is the Sports Editor at the University of Southern Maine Free Press student newspaper. As an English major with a double minor in history and public and professional writing, Nick keeps himself busy at all hours of the day. Whether he’s reporting on a sports event, Substitute teaching as […]

Luther Bonney computer lab set to be completed by May

Posted on January 25, 2016 by Krysteana Scribner in Community

In Luther Bonney, students meander around the atrium, some using computers that sit right outside the computer lab. Dusty footprints clutter the first floor, where construction that began in October is still in the works to be completed by the end of the semester. The plan for improvements, implemented by the previous administration, is meant […]

Community Listings

Posted on January 25, 2016 by USM Free Press in Community

Monday, January 25   Two Small Pieces of Glass University of Southern Maine Southworth Planetarium, Portland Starts: 1:00 p.m. / Ends: 2:00 p.m.   Tuesday, January 26   PEB: Pancake Breakfast University of Southern Maine Abromson Lobby, Portland Campus Starts: 7:30 a.m. / Ends: 10:00 a.m.   OML Gallery: Five Centuries of Maps University of […]

Meet the Free Press team: Nicholas Beauchesne

Posted on January 25, 2016 by USM Free Press in Community

Nicholas Beauchesne, who goes by Nick, is the Sports Editor at the University of Southern Maine Free Press student newspaper. As an English major with a double minor in history and public and professional writing, Nick keeps himself busy at all hours of the day. Whether he’s reporting on a sports event, Substitute teaching as […]

Field Hockey: USM vs. Saint Joseph’s College

Posted on September 29, 2015 by USM Free Press in Community, Community & Sports

By Brooks Law Gorham, Maine– On Tuesday, September 22, the USM Field Hockey team took on Saint Joseph’s College in a battle to the finish at Hannaford Field. Although Coach Denico’s Huskies were absent three of their original starting players, their strong depth proved to step up with great determination. After losing those three starters […]

Fighting hard, but coming up just short

Posted on September 21, 2015 by USM Free Press in Community

By Brooks Law, Contributor GORHAM, Maine — On Thursday, September 17, 2015, at the Warren Hill Gymnasium, the University of Southern Maine volleyball team took on Saint Joseph’s University, in what proved to be quite the matchup. Heading into Thursday night’s bout, the University of Southern Maine Huskies were currently 4-4 on the season, while the […]