Calendar

All Events for October 2014

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Summer 2014 Book Arts at the Stone House Exhibition

September 8, 2014 to October 19, 2014
4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Glickman Family Library
The Summer Book Arts at the Stone House program comes to a conclusion in September with a student exhibition, reception, and final lecture.
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Opposing Gestures: Joseph Farbrook and Sama Alshaibi

September 23, 2014 to December 10, 2014
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus and AREA Gallery, Portland Campus
Opposing Gestures explores the dilemmas of the political, existential, and personal presented through the lens of human gesture and motion.
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Alumni Lecture Series - Julia Sleeper

October 1, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Lewiston campus, Room 285
Learn how our alumni are using their degrees in their chosen careers. - Julia Sleeper is the founder and Executive Director of Tree Street Youth Center in Lewiston.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 1, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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(Men's Soccer) Southern Me. at Me.-Farmington

October 1, 2014
3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
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Master's Option for Non-Nurses Program Information Session

October 1, 2014
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
423/424 Glickman Library, 314 Forest Ave, Portland
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(Women's Tennis) Colby-Sawyer vs. Southern Me.

October 1, 2014
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Minute to Win it

October 1, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Compete in various challenges to win prizes.
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(Golf) Maine Maritime Invitational

October 2, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Love Is An Orientation - Christianity and the LGBTQ Community

October 2, 2014
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Rather than avoiding the topic of homosexuality, Love Is an Orientation aims to equip the Christian community to bridge the gap between the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) and religious communities.
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Scotland's Vote: A Referendum for Independence

October 2, 2014
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
7th Floor Glickman Library, University Events Room
A panel discussion on the Scotland Referendum for Independence with guest speakers Donnie Jack, Scottish Affairs Counselor for the Americas and Owen Traylor, Former British Diplomat.
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Bates

October 2, 2014
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Gordon

October 2, 2014
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Actors’ Lab Staged Reading: The Well of Horniness at LAC

October 2, 2014
7:30 PM
Room 285, The Androscoggin Room, Lewiston-Auburn campus
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GEB presents: Create-A-Critter

October 2, 2014
9:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Come create a soft, cuddly friend!
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LIFT360 Conference - "Together: Leading Positive Change"

October 3, 2014
9:00 AM
USM Abromson Center, Portland
Meant to inspire community-minded citizens to action, the conference features an impressive line up of morning speakers and afternoon workshops.
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Friends and Family Weekend

October 3, 2014
9:00 AM
Friends and Family Weekend
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Peer Mentor Meet and Greet

October 3, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Gorham 280 Hastings; Portland 253 Luther Bonney
Honors has a new Peer Mentor program to support new students adjust to life at USM! We're hosting informal gatherings on both campuses! Come to one, or both!
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Multi-Media Composing Presentation with Jakub Ciupinski

October 3, 2014
1:00 PM
Room 212 Corthell Hall
Watch for details
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First Friday Art Walk Bus

October 3, 2014
6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Bailey Hall Gorham
First Friday Art Walk Bus
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

October 3, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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Family and Friends Weekend: Magician Peter Boie

October 3, 2014
8:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Performer TBD
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

October 3, 2014
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A program about the Interstellar Boundary Explorer: a spacecraft used to analyze the heliospehere, the boundary enclosing the solar system
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Friends and Family Weekend

October 4, 2014
9:00 AM
Friends and Family Weekend
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Friends and Family Weekend: Tailgate

October 4, 2014
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
By Hannaford Field (G)
Friends and Family Weekend: Tailgate
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(Men's Soccer) Mass.-Dartmouth vs. Southern Me.

October 4, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Generation Climate Convergence

October 4, 2014
12:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Luther Bonney Hall: Talbot Auditorium & Breakout Classrooms
Join the Convergence! This event is FREE and open to all high school and college students in Maine. The goal is to strengthen the youth climate justice movement in the Northeast.
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(Women's Tennis) Salem St. vs. Southern Me.

October 4, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Women's Volleyball) Mount Ida vs. Southern Me.

October 4, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Field Hockey) Westfield St. vs. Southern Me.

October 4, 2014
2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

October 4, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Eastern Nazarene

October 4, 2014
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

October 4, 2014
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Generation Climate Convergence Keynote Presentation: Sherri Mitchell

October 4, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Talobt Auditorium, Luther Bonney Hall, USM Portland
Please join Maine Students for Climate Justice for a keynote presentation from indigenous rights lawyer and activist Sherri Mitchell. This event is free and open to the public.
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Family and Friends Weekend: Harvest Festival

October 4, 2014
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Pumpkin Carving Carnival
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(Golf) USM Fall Classic

October 5, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Generation Climate Convergence

October 5, 2014
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Luther Bonney Hall: Talbot Auditorium & Breakout Classrooms
Join the Convergence! This event is FREE and open to all high school and college students in Maine. The goal is to strengthen the youth climate justice movement in the Northeast.
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Family and Friends Weekend: Brunch with the Dean

October 5, 2014
9:30 AM
Brooks Dining Hall(G)
Brunch with the Dean
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(Women's Tennis) Colby vs. Southern Me.

October 5, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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The Little Star That Could

October 5, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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(Golf) USM Fall Classic

October 6, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

October 6, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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(Men's Soccer) Bowdoin vs. Southern Me.

October 6, 2014
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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USM Mindfulness Meditation Group

October 6, 2014
4:00 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sullivan Fitness Complex, USM Portland Campus
Come join the USM Mindfulness Meditation Group, lead by Maureen Sanford and Andrew Donovan. Mindfulness is the act of paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally. It's a great way to clear your mind and de-stress!
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Title III and Strengths Finder Information Session

October 7, 2014
12:15 PM to 1:45 PM
• Gorham – Bailey 101E • Portland – Luther Bonney 144 • LAC - LAC 106
Bring your lunch and learn about Title III Strengths Finder
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Title III and Strengths Information Session

October 7, 2014
12:15 PM to 1:45 PM
Multiple Locations (see description)
Bring your lunch, enjoy some refreshments, and learn about Title III, Strengths Finder, and the StrengthsQuest Program
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

October 7, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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LL Bean Colloquium - The Struggle for Tax Reform in Maine: What Next? Presented by Dick Woodbury

October 7, 2014
4:45 PM
University Events Room, Glickman Library
The Struggle for Tax Reform in Maine: What Next? Dick Woodbury, Maine State Senator
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Mass.-Boston

October 7, 2014
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Damnationland Retrospective Screening

October 7, 2014
7:30 PM
Talbot Auditorium, Luther Bonney Hall, Portland Campus
This is a special retrospective screening of Damnationland, genre bending horror film made by local filmmakers in and around Maine. These selected films are from 2010-2013 entries. Please know that material in these short films may be disturbing and is not suited for children.
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Shifting Alliances: ISIS in Iraq and Syria

October 8, 2014
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Area Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Professors and experts shed light on the current events involving ISIS in the Middle East
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 8, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Harvest Festival

October 8, 2014
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center (P)
Harvest Festival
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(Field Hockey) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

October 8, 2014
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Crayon Art

October 8, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Crayon Art
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Love Is An Orientation - Christianity and the LGBTQ Community

October 9, 2014
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Rather than avoiding the topic of homosexuality, Love Is an Orientation aims to equip the Christian community to bridge the gap between the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) and religious communities.
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Opening reception for Opposing Gestures

October 9, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Husson

October 9, 2014
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Low Impact Program

October 9, 2014
9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Low Impact Program
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October Food for Thought Luncheon

October 10, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Room 170 at USM LAC
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Brown Bag Lunch Discussion with Joseph Farbrook

October 10, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Burnham Lounge, Robie Andrews Hall, Gorham
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 10, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

October 10, 2014
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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(Men's Cross Country) NEICAAA New England Championships

October 11, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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(Women's Cross Country) James Early Invitational

October 11, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at U. of New England

October 11, 2014
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

October 11, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. vs. Maine Maritime

October 11, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Men's Soccer) Southern Me. at Eastern Conn. St.

October 11, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Women's Soccer) Eastern Conn. St. vs. Southern Me.

October 11, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Women's Tennis) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

October 11, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 11, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

October 12, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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October Vacation

October 13, 2014
(All day)
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(Women's Volleyball) UMaine Fort Kent vs. Southern Me.

October 13, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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MOON WITCH

October 13, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual Halloween show! A fun and fantastic show for the entire family.
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Maine Maritime

October 13, 2014
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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USM Mindfulness Meditation Group

October 13, 2014
4:00 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sullivan Fitness Complex, USM Portland Campus
Come join the USM Mindfulness Meditation Group, lead by Maureen Sanford and Andrew Donovan. Mindfulness is the act of paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally. It's a great way to clear your mind and de-stress!
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Astronomy Cafe: Galaxies

October 13, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An astronomy cafe evening devoted to galaxies.
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October Vacation

October 14, 2014
(All day)
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 14, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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(Men's Soccer) Southern Me. at U. of New England

October 14, 2014
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Getting Smarter about Smarter Balanced Assessments

October 14, 2014
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Talbot Lecture Hall, USM Portland Campus
Attend this educational forum to hear from teams of educators from three Smarter Balanced pilot sites as they share what they learned and who they are preparing for the spring 2015 tests.
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Getting Smarter about Smarter Balanced Assessments

October 14, 2014
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Talbot Lecture Hall, Luther Bonney Hall, Portland Campus
Attend this educational forum to hear from teams of educators from three Smarter Balanced pilot sites as they share what they learned and how they are preparing for the spring 2015 tests.
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at U. of New England

October 14, 2014
6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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Classes Resume

October 15, 2014
8:00 AM
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Maine Health Management Coalition- 2014 Annual Symposium

October 15, 2014
8:00 AM to 2:45 PM
Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine, Portland
The annual event brings together health leaders, business influencers, and other key stakeholders in Maine’s healthcare community to engage in innovative ways to cut costs and improve quality.
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Visual Literacy, Concept Mapping, and Visual Representation to teach Critical Thinking

October 15, 2014
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Online workshop/seminar
Professors Beaudry and Shedletsky will offer an online workshop/seminar on visual literacy for faculty throughout the University of Maine System.
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Internship Informational Meeting

October 15, 2014
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
LAC campus room 283
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MOON WITCH

October 15, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual Halloween show! A fun and fantastic show for the entire family.
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Plymouth St.

October 15, 2014
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Make your Own Candy Apple

October 15, 2014
8:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Make your own Candy Apple
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Love Is An Orientation - Christianity and the LGBTQ Community

October 16, 2014
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Rather than avoiding the topic of homosexuality, Love Is an Orientation aims to equip the Christian community to bridge the gap between the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) and religious communities.
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Internship Informational Meeting

October 16, 2014
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
LAC campus room 287
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(Field Hockey) Bowdoin vs. Southern Me.

October 16, 2014
3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
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Schools in Trans*ition: Supporting Trans and Gender Diverse Students in K-12 Education

October 16, 2014
5:30 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Library
Join us for a panel discussion followed by a community dialogue about the daunting array of challenges facing gender-nonconforming young people in public education.
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Portland Ovations! presents: Khumariyaan

October 16, 2014
7:30 PM
Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center, USM Portland campus
Young Musicians from Pakistan bring a modern take to contemporary music
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Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training

October 17, 2014
12:30 PM to 4:30 PM
410 Luther Bonney, Portland Campus
In order to maintain compliance with NIH and NSF requirements, USM conducts a mandatory Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) in-person training twice a year, typically in the Spring and Fall semesters.
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Franco-American Sing Along

October 17, 2014
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Lewiston campus, Room 170
Join USM's Franco-American Collection for an hour of favorite French and French-Canadian tunes. Words are provided, so fluency in French is not required. All are welcome.
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Co-conspirators Collaborating in Purgatory: The Limited Editions of Purgatory Pie Press

October 17, 2014
4:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library, USM Portland campus
Join us for a lecture resented by Esther K. Smith and Dikko Faust, artists and owners of Purgatory Pie Press in New York, NY.
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IN BLIND SIGHT- DOCUMENTARY FILM PREMIER IN PORTLAND

October 17, 2014
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Abromson Center, 88 Bedford Street, USM Portland Campus
The Iris Network will host the premier of In Blind Sight, a documentary film which explores the experiences of blind and visually impaired people, how they navigate our modern world, and how they rise above the obstacles of their condition to lead rich -and sometimes extraordinary- lives.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

October 17, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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Open Mic Night

October 17, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Open Mic Night
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Laura Kargul Celebrates 25 Years at USM!

October 17, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus
Laura Kargul, pianist, celebrates 25 years at USM with another masterful faculty concert. Sponsored by Dr. Dahlia and Arthur L. Handman.
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

October 17, 2014
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A program about the Interstellar Boundary Explorer: a spacecraft used to analyze the heliospehere, the boundary enclosing the solar system
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(Men's Cross Country) State of Maine Championships

October 18, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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(Golf) GNAC Championship

October 18, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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(Women's Cross Country) State of Maine Championships

October 18, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Workshop: Magic Books and Paper Toys

October 18, 2014
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Wishcamper Center Multi-Purpose Room, USM Portland campus, 34 Bedford St., Portland
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Saturday Information Session and Gorham Campus Tour

October 18, 2014
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
John Mitchell Center Lobby - Gorham Campus
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Wellesley

October 18, 2014
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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(Men's Soccer) Western Conn. St. vs. Southern Me.

October 18, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Western Conn. St.

October 18, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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(Women's Volleyball) Fairleigh Dickinson vs. Southern Me.

October 18, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Women's Tennis) Bridgewater St. vs. Southern Me.

October 18, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Framingham St.

October 18, 2014
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 18, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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(Golf) GNAC Championship

October 19, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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The Little Star That Could

October 19, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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MOON WITCH

October 20, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual Halloween show! A fun and fantastic show for the entire family.
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The Little Star That Could

October 20, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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USM Mindfulness Meditation Group

October 20, 2014
4:00 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sullivan Fitness Complex, USM Portland Campus
Come join the USM Mindfulness Meditation Group, lead by Maureen Sanford and Andrew Donovan. Mindfulness is the act of paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally. It's a great way to clear your mind and de-stress!
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GrowSmart Summit 2014

October 21, 2014
7:30 AM to 4:00 PM
August Civic Center
The Dollars and $ense of Smart Growth
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Internship Informational Meeting

October 21, 2014
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
LAC campus room 283
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Writing Group

October 21, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Faculty Commons, 312 Glickman
During the academic year, the Faculty Commons, in collaboration with research administration will be offering a writing group for faculty and staff who are interested in goal-setting and accountability.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

October 21, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Me.-Farmington

October 21, 2014
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Worcester St.

October 21, 2014
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Contemporary Music Career Workshop with Paul Dresher

October 22, 2014
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
More information to come.
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Internship Presentation

October 22, 2014
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
LAC campus room 285
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MOON WITCH

October 22, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual Halloween show! A fun and fantastic show for the entire family.
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USM Community Garden Soil Building Workshop

October 22, 2014
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Community Garden, in front of Sullivan Gym, Portland Campus
Join us to learn how to build soil for little or no money. We will be teaching (and doing) the art of sheet mulching, also known as lasagna gardening or composting in place. Open to the public, all are welcome!
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Leadership Study Abroad Course Information Session

October 22, 2014
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Lewiston campus, Room 170
Please join Professors Christy Hammer and Liz Fisher Turesky for a Q & A meeting on the Leadership Study Abroad course traveling to the United Kingdom in June 2015.
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Paper Mache' Night

October 22, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Paper Mache' night
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Love Is An Orientation - Christianity and the LGBTQ Community

October 23, 2014
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Rather than avoiding the topic of homosexuality, Love Is an Orientation aims to equip the Christian community to bridge the gap between the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) and religious communities.
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13th Annual Halloween Party

October 24, 2014
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Spooks! Chills! Frights! and Fun! The 12th Annual Southworth Planetarium Halloween Party! Celebrate Halloween in Portland's darkest venue!
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THE GHOST HOUR

October 24, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The scariest hour of our year! Join us for tales of supernatural horror read and performed in Portland's darkest place.
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Stress Free Night

October 24, 2014
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Stress Free Night
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(Field Hockey) Western Conn. St. vs. Southern Me.

October 25, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Rhode Island Col.

October 25, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Rhode Island Col.

October 25, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Men's Soccer) Rhode Island Col. vs. Southern Me.

October 25, 2014
2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 25, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Sable Strout Senior Voice Recital

October 25, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
The USM School of Music presents Sable Strout, senior voice major, in her senior recital. Ms. Strout is a student of Ellen Chickering. Free.
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(Golf) NEIGA Championships

October 26, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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USM Wind Ensemble Directed by Peter Martin

October 26, 2014
2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents the USM Wind Ensemble under the direction of Peter Martin. Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

October 26, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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(Golf) NEIGA Championships

October 27, 2014
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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MOON WITCH

October 27, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual Halloween show! A fun and fantastic show for the entire family.
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(Women's Soccer) Saint Joseph's (Me.) vs. Southern Me.

October 27, 2014
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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USM Mindfulness Meditation Group

October 27, 2014
4:00 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sullivan Fitness Complex, USM Portland Campus
Come join the USM Mindfulness Meditation Group, lead by Maureen Sanford and Andrew Donovan. Mindfulness is the act of paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally. It's a great way to clear your mind and de-stress!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 28, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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(Men's Soccer) Salem St. vs. Southern Me.

October 28, 2014
3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at U. of New England

October 28, 2014
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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(Women's Volleyball) Keene St. vs. Southern Me.

October 28, 2014
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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MOON WITCH

October 29, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual Halloween show! A fun and fantastic show for the entire family.
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Halloween Movie Night

October 29, 2014
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Talbot Lecture Hall(P)
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Ping Pong/Pool Tournament

October 29, 2014
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Ping Pong/Pool Tournament
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Love Is An Orientation - Christianity and the LGBTQ Community

October 30, 2014
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Rather than avoiding the topic of homosexuality, Love Is an Orientation aims to equip the Christian community to bridge the gap between the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) and religious communities.
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Andreas Klein Piano Master Class

October 30, 2014
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
In collaboration with Portland Ovations, the USM School of Music presents German-born pianist Andreas Klein in a master class. Free admission. Open seating.
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USM Community Garden Soil Building Workshop

October 30, 2014
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Community Garden, in front of Sullivan Gym, Portland Campus
Join us to learn how to build soil for little or no money. We will be teaching (and doing) the art of sheet mulching, also known as lasagna gardening or composting in place. Open to the public, all are welcome!
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(Women's Volleyball) Southern Me. at Anna Maria College

October 30, 2014
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Bus Stop

October 31, 2014
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
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DJ Combine Halloween Dance

October 31, 2014
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
DJ Combine
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Spring Awakening

October 31, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus
The USM School of Music presents the Fall Musical, Spring Awakening. Featuring an electrifying score, this groundbreaking rock musical exudes passion, angst and rebellion.
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