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The gender wage gap: why is this still a thing?

This is the topic for tomorrow’s Mainebiz Women’s Leadership Forum at USM’s Abromson Center. More info if you’d still like to join. “Mainebiz has invited several professionals from the legal and HR sector to discuss the reality of the gender wage gap here in Maine. Joining them will be executives and leaders who will address… Continue reading The gender wage gap: why is this still a thing?

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USM report: juvenile records not automatically sealed

A study done at the University of Southern Maine’s Muskie School of Public Service found that sealed records at 18 is in fact a misconception. Worse, this misinformation is held and spread by those in the criminal justice system. There is a short profile of a young man from Aroostook county that encountered this issue… Continue reading USM report: juvenile records not automatically sealed