Calendar

All Events for February 2016

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Visualizing Uncle Tom through the Decades: a Story Told in Illustration

October 20, 2015 to March 25, 2016
7:45 AM to 11:00 PM
6th Floor, Lobby, Glickman Library, USM
University of Southern Maine's Special Collections and the African American Collection of Maine are hosting an exhibition showcasing illustrations from the novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe.
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Enroll or Waive Student Health Insurance Plan

November 30, 2015 to February 20, 2016
8:35 AM
You must take action to either enroll in or waive out of the Student Health Insurance Policy beginning November 30, 2015.
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Patterns of Aggression: Photographs by Cole Caswell

January 11, 2016 to May 19, 2016
7:45 AM to 11:00 PM
5th floor Glickman Family Library
The USM Libraries and the Maine Museum of Photographic Arts (MMPA) are pleased to announce the exhibit "Patterns of Agression: Photographs by Cole Caswell," on display at the Glickman Family Library until Thursday, May 19th, 2016.
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Atrium Art Gallery Exhibit

January 19, 2016 to May 27, 2016
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM LAC Atrium Art Gallery
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USM|UMVA: Forging Affinities

January 28, 2016 to March 6, 2016
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, Gorham
The University of Southern Maine Art Faculty and the Union of Maine Visual Artists have teamed up to dialogue, inspire, and collaborate with each other.Come view the resulting work in a variety of media.
1

Last Day to Drop Classes for 100% Refund

February 1, 2016
(All day)
1

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 1, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
1

ONGOING- ArtVan

February 1, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.
2

Considering Culture in Advising

February 2, 2016
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
7th Floor, Glickman Library, Portland Campus
Please join us as we spend a day learning about cultural dimensions and the way culture impacts our advising relationships. The focus will be on personal cultural awareness, differing communication styles, and working to bridge differences.
2

OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 2, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
2

Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 2, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
2

EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 2, 2016
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.
2

ONGOING:Nurturing Parenting Program for Young Parents

February 2, 2016
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Lewiston High School
Prenatal and Parenting students 19 years of age and younger. Receive course credit through LHS, snacks and all materials provided at no cost to participants!
2

Prepare for the Job Fair Workshop Events

February 2, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
200 Payson Smith Hall
2

(Women's Basketball) Colby vs. Southern Me.

February 2, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
2

UPCOMING:Caregiver Connections

February 2, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Advocates for Children (124 Canal Street, Ste A, Lewiston)
network with other parents and caregivers discuss “hot topics” share resources, ideas and successes
2

(Men's Basketball) Colby vs. Southern Me.

February 2, 2016
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
2

DIY Kraft Night

February 2, 2016
9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center - Gorham Campus
Craft your own tissue paper flower pen and enjoy complimentary Kraft mac & cheese with Student Activities!
3

Wellness Breakfast

February 3, 2016
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center - Portland Campus
Stop by Woodbury Campus Center for a free breakfast! Pastries and toast with a variety of spreads all provided by the USM Wellness Center!
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 3, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
3

ONGOING- Baby Time

February 3, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
3

EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 3, 2016
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.
3

What is Enlightenment? Reflections on Kant's Answer

February 3, 2016
4:00 PM
Room 326 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland Campus
A panel discussion about Immanuel Kant's 1784 Essay "What is Enlightenment?" February 3 at 4:00 PM in Luther Bonney Hall in room 326 on the Portland Campus. The event is free and open to the public.
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ONGOING- Read to a Dog – Maggie

February 3, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Lewiston Public Library is offering children the opportunity to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Maggie, a Golden Retriever therapy dog. Reading to a dog? That’s right!
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GCAB: Volleyball Tournament

February 3, 2016
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Hill Gym, Costello Sports Complex - Gorham
Grab your gang and and get ready for some volleyball! Sign up sheet located on the GCAB Facebook Page. The first four teams (of six) to sign up receive complimentary matching sweatbands!
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 4, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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FAFSA Completion Lab

February 4, 2016
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Library Computer Lab - Lewiston-Auburn Campus
Now is the time to file your financial aid application! Come receive in-person FAFSA help from TRIO SSS, Finance Authority of Maine (FAME), and USM Financial Aid counselors.
4

LA LAW Legal Advisory Workshops

February 4, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The Chamber 415 Lisbon St, Lewiston
Mental Illness In The Work Place: A Chamber Seminar Led by Attorney Elliott Epstein of Andrucki & King
4

Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 4, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
4

ONGOING- Kids’ Cooking Club

February 4, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Hey kids! Do you like mixing, mashing, measuring, and making mouthfuls of yummy snacks? Then search no more, because Lots to Gardens’ Kids Cooking Club is back from our break and we’re looking forward to seeing the familiar and new faces cookin’ up a storm.
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Karaoke Nite

February 4, 2016
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center - Gorham Campus
Join CSGC & Student Activities for KARAOKE! Massive song selection and DJ stylings presented by M&M Entertainment. We'll have props and prizes so come sing your heart out!
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(Women's Indoor Track & Field) State of Maine Championships

February 5, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Bates College
5

Massage Therapy - Therapeutic Appointment offerings

February 5, 2016 to April 30, 2016
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
USM Sullivan Recreation & Fitness Complex
Massage Therapy - Therapeutic Appointment offerings
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 5, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Strengths Based Worksop Series

February 5, 2016
11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
12/4: FDR--Gorham, 2/5: 423/424 Glickman--Portland
The Title III Grant Team is excited to offer a Strengths Workshop Series focused on strategies for integrating Strengths into your teaching, advising, and meetings with students. Each workshop will include an overview of a Strengths-based approach, lunch, and specific applications to your work.
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Nonverbal Communication 101

February 5, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 312, Glickman Library, Portland (CCD Room)
5

Information Session for the Accelerated BS in Nursing Program for Non-Nurses

February 5, 2016
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
113 Masterton Hall, 71 Bedford St., Portland, ME
5

Matt Haimovitz Master Class / Workshop

February 5, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
The USM School of Music presents several music majors in a master class with Matt Haimovitz, a visiting artist, co-presented by the USM School of Music and Portland Ovations.
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Daniel Piltch - Co-founder & President of Freeport Metrics, Inc.

February 5, 2016
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
C-Wing 5th of The Research Wing of the Science Building
Dan Piltch, co-founder of Freeport Metrics, will be speaking at the Ci2 Lab Friday, February 5, 2:00-3:00 PM. Freeport Metrics designs software solutions for small businesses, large enterprises, governments and provides technology guidance for new ventures.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Plymouth St.

February 5, 2016
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Saint Anselm vs. Southern Me.

February 5, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
USM Ice Arena | Gorham, Maine
5

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 5, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
5

Natural Selecton

February 5, 2016
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Men's Indoor Track & Field) State of Maine Championships

February 6, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Gorham, Maine
6

ONGOING:Nurturing Fathers Program

February 6, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
YMCA(62 Turner Street in Auburn)
If you’re a father or assuming the role of father for children this group is a wonderful opportunity for you to share your skills, knowledge, challenges and meet other fathers in the community. This program requires attendance at all sessions (13). The cost is $25/person
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 6, 2016
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Chinese New Year 2016

February 6, 2016
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Westbrook Performing Arts Center, 471 Stroudwater St. Westbrook
Welcome the Year of the Monkey with a dance performance, talent show, crafts, and Chinese food.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Nichols vs. Southern Me.

February 6, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Ice Arena | Gorham, Maine
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Keene St.

February 6, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
at Keene State
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Keene St.

February 6, 2016
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
at Keene State
6

Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 6, 2016
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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(Men's Ice Hockey) New England Col. vs. Southern Me.

February 6, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
USM Ice Arena | Gorham, Maine
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(Wrestling) Trinity

February 7, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Trinity College
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(Wrestling) Western New England

February 7, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Trinity College
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(Wrestling) Sullivan Community College

February 7, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Trinity College
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 7, 2016
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
8

Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Portland

February 8, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Cafeteria
8

FAFSA Completion Lab

February 8, 2016
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
216 Bailey Computer Lab - Portland Campus
Now is the time to file your financial aid application! Come receive in-person FAFSA help from TRIO SSS, Finance Authority of Maine (FAME), and USM Financial Aid counselors.
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Meet and Greet with Eddie Moore, Jr.

February 8, 2016
12:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Gorham

February 8, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Cafeteria, Gorham Campus
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

February 8, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- ArtVan

February 8, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.
8

Master's Option for Non-Nurses Program Information Session

February 8, 2016
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
214 Abromson Center, 88 Bedford St., Portland, ME
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Masters in Nursing Information Session (for RNs)

February 8, 2016
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
214 Abromson Center, 88 Bedford St., Portland, ME
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Astronomy Cafe: Aurora on Ice

February 8, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See and learn about the Northern Lights during February's astronomy cafe
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Not in My School! How White Supremacy, White Privilege, and Other Forms of Oppression Undermine Best Intentions - Workshop

February 9, 2016
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
109 & 110 Abromson Center, Portland Campus
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 9, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Portland

February 9, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Cafeteria
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Red Cross Blood Drive

February 9, 2016
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
102 Wishcamper - Portland Campus
Donate today to help save a life! The Red Cross will be hosting a blood drive to help replenish blood store for our community. Every donor will receive a $5 gift card to Dunkin Donuts!
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 9, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Gorham

February 9, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Cafeteria, Gorham Campus
9

Meet and Greet with Eddie Moore, Jr.

February 9, 2016
1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center
9

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 9, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
9

Prepare for the Job Fair Workshop Events

February 9, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
200 Payson Smith Hall
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"America is Changing. Are You Ready?"

February 9, 2016
5:30 PM
Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center, Portland Campus
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Maine Trivia Night

February 9, 2016
9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center - Gorham Campus
How well do you know the great state of Maine? Come test your knowledge at the Maine Trivia Night! Get a team together of 2 to 5 people for a chance to win L.L. Bean gear!
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Wellness Breakfast

February 10, 2016
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center - Portland Campus
Stop by Woodbury Campus Center for a free breakfast! Pastries and toast with a variety of spreads all provided by the USM Wellness Center!
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 10, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Portland

February 10, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Cafeteria
10

ONGOING- Baby Time

February 10, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
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Red Cross Blood Drive

February 10, 2016
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center - Gorham Campus
Donate today to help save a life and receive a $5 gift card to Dunkin' Donuts! Open to the General Public - No tickets will be issued for parking on the Gorham campus today
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UPCOMING- Introduction to Self-Employment

February 10, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
49 Spring St. Auburn, ME 04210
This one-session workshop will help you decide if self-employment is the right choice for you.
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Gorham

February 10, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Cafeteria, Gorham Campus
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FAFSA Completion Lab

February 10, 2016
12:20 PM to 2:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center - Portland Campus
Now is the time to file your financial aid application! Come receive in-person FAFSA help from TRIO Student Support Services, Finance Authority of Maine (FAME), and USM Financial Aid counselors.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS

February 10, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes.
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War and Resilience: Marlowe's Tamburlaine the Great and the Anglo-Spanish War

February 10, 2016
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
423 Glickman Library, Portland
Come hear English Professor Bertram's latest work on his scholarship.
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ONGOING- Read to a Dog – Maggie

February 10, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Lewiston Public Library is offering children the opportunity to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Maggie, a Golden Retriever therapy dog. Reading to a dog? That’s right!
10

(Women's Basketball) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

February 10, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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(Men's Basketball) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

February 10, 2016
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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Create -A- Critter

February 10, 2016
8:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center - Gorham Campus
Stuff a plush and decorate a t-shirt for your new fuzzy friend! Choose from a husky, penguin, moose or unicorn.
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 11, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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USM 2016 Job Fair

February 11, 2016
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sullivan Gym, Portland Campus
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 11, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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Diversity, Privilege and Leadeship: Are We Making Any Progress in the 21st Century?

February 11, 2016
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
170 Lewiston Auburn Campus
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ONGOING- Kids’ Cooking Club

February 11, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Hey kids! Do you like mixing, mashing, measuring, and making mouthfuls of yummy snacks? Then search no more, because Lots to Gardens’ Kids Cooking Club is back from our break and we’re looking forward to seeing the familiar and new faces cookin’ up a storm.
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PEB Meet & Greet Happy Hour

February 11, 2016
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Margaritas - 242 St. John Street, Portland, 04102
Mix and mingle with fellow USM commuter students at this PEB (Portland Events Board) sponsored Happy Hour. Appetizers and soda will be free with your USM ID from 6-9pm.
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IMPORTANT ------ America Is Changing. Are You Ready with Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr.

February 11, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. is recognized as one of the nations top motivational speakers and educators.
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"America is Changing. Are You Ready?"

February 11, 2016
7:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library 200 Lisbon Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
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Prevention of Infection in Surgery: A New Paradigm

February 11, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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GCAB: Dating Game

February 11, 2016
9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center - Gorham Campus
Love is in the Air! Join GCAB and your fellow students as we try to make a match, just in time for Valentine's Day!
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 12, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Advisory Council Meetings

February 12, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Room 312, Glickman Library, Portland Campus
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Darwin Day!

February 12, 2016
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Celebrate Darwin's birthday at the Southworth Planetarium.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Norwich

February 12, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
at Norwich
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

February 12, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
at Castleton
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(Men's Indoor Track & Field) Alliance Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Women's Indoor Track & Field) Alliance Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Women's Indoor Track & Field) Little East Conference Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Men's Indoor Track & Field) Little East Conference Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Wrestling) No. 12 Johnson & Wales

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Johnson and Wales
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(Wrestling) Long Island University - Post

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Johnson and Wales
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Kids First

February 13, 2016
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Advocates for Children (124 Canal Street, Ste. A in Lewiston)
The Kids First program is a four hour workshop designed to help address challenges and reduce the negative impact of separation and divorce on children. Second Saturday of every month. The cost is $60/person.
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(Women's Basketball) Rhode Island Col. vs. Southern Me.

February 13, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

February 13, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
at Castleton
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(Men's Basketball) Rhode Island Col. vs. Southern Me.

February 13, 2016
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Skidmore

February 13, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
at Skidmore
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Valentine’s Day with Lantz and Kargul: From Northern Lights to Southern Nights

February 14, 2016
2:00 PM
Woodfords Congregational Church, 202 Woodford Street, Portland
Celebrate the holiday of romance with violinist Ronald Lantz and pianist Laura Kargul as they present another of their popular Valentine’s Day concerts, transporting listeners from the fjords of Scandinavia to the beaches of Jamaica and the pampas of Argentina.
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Night at the Theater Club

February 14, 2016
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Great Falls Performing Arts Center - Academy Street - Auburn, Maine
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Winter Break

February 15, 2016 to February 21, 2016
(All day)
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 15, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 15, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 16, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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The Little Star That Could

February 16, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 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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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 16, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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Hubble Vision 2

February 16, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Discover the Universe as seen through the eyes of the Hubble Space Telescope.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Colby vs. Southern Me.

February 16, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 17, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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ONGOING- Baby Time

February 17, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 17, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
17

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 17, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
17

(Women's Basketball) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 17, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 17, 2016
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 18, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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The Little Star That Could

February 18, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 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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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 18, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
18

Hubble Vision 2

February 18, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Discover the Universe as seen through the eyes of the Hubble Space Telescope.
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 19, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 19, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
19

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 19, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
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Franco-American Sing Along

February 19, 2016
1:30 PM to 2:30 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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UPCOMING- Research for Writing Fiction

February 19, 2016
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Auburn Public Library
In this workshop, we’ll discuss how good research can improve the depth and richness of any novel, no matter the genre, and take a look at some basic principles and resources for getting your research right.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 19, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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UPCOMING- 2016 Ice Festival of Lewiston/Auburn

February 19, 2016
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bates Mill Complex – Fountain Park Courtyard and Bates Mill Atrium
Ice Festival L/A is back, and with some new highlights, our fourth annual event is shaping up to be an outstanding celebration of what our Twin Cities have to offer, in the heart of our Maine winter! Fundraiser for L/A Arts!
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 20, 2016
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

February 20, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

February 20, 2016
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Franklin Pierce

February 20, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Classes Resume

February 22, 2016
8:00 AM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 22, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
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Motivation Workshop (P)

February 22, 2016
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
102 Bedford Street - Portland Campus
Trying to stick to your New Year's Resolutions? Come to this Motivation Workshop!
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ONGOING- ArtVan

February 22, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.
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Pizza & Mural Painting

February 22, 2016
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Design Room (Robie Andrews Basement) - Gorham Campus
Help paint a mural to be hung in Downtown Gorham with USM Artist-in-Residence, Natasha Meyers. No prior art skills necessary.
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UPCOMING- Clean Up Your Credit

February 23, 2016
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
49 Spring St. Auburn, ME 04210
This two-hour workshop aims to help you have a better understanding of credit. We will discuss basic concepts of credit, strategies for reducing debt and repairing credit; credit reports, and credit scores.
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 23, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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ONGOING- Baby Time

February 23, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
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CTEL Workshop: Blackboard's Grade Center

February 23, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Tuesday, 2/23/2016 | 11:00-12:00 pm | Room 1, Basement of Payson-Smith | USM Portland Campus
In this hands-on workshop, we will discuss how to calculate final grades, including how to use the weighted total feature, share best practices, and answer questions about specific grading systems.
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 23, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS

February 23, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes.
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Winter Beach Bash

February 23, 2016
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Lower Brooks
Come beat the winter blues with snow cones, hula hoop comepetitions and a mechanical shark.
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 24, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Wellness Breakfast

February 24, 2016
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center - Portland Campus
Stop by Woodbury Campus Center for a free breakfast! Pastries and toast with a variety of spreads all provided by the USM Wellness Center!
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 24, 2016
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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Motivation Workshop (G)

February 24, 2016
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
3 College Avenue (Little White House) - Gorham Campus
Trying to stick to your New Year's Resolutions? Come to this Motivation Workshop!
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Tea & Travelouges

February 24, 2016
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Payson Smith Hall 201
The Office of International Programs will be hosting a special welcome back tea for all students who have studied abroad since May of 2015!
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Tell better stories. Be a more persuasive speaker. Grow your career.

February 24, 2016
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Central Maine Medical Center, Conference Room H, 12 High Street, Lewiston
In this interactive presentation, you will learn a few of the most important story genres to know how to tell in business, including when networking. $25 per person.
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Blacklight Zumba

February 24, 2016
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Lower Brooks
Meet the new USM Zumba Crew and dance your troubles away! Wear white or neon to standout in the blacklight!
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 25, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Motivation Workshop (LAC)

February 25, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
LAC 224 - Lewiston Auburn Campus
Trying to stick to your New Year's Resolutions? Come to this Motivation Workshop courtesy of TRIO Student Support Services
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DSC 101: "Why is this student getting extended time?"

February 25, 2016
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Feb. 25th: Room TBA Gorham, March 11th: Room 312, Glickman Library, Portland
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Internship Informational Meeting

February 25, 2016
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
Lewiston Campus Room 185
This meeting can answer your questions and get you on the right path!
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Internship Informational Meeting

February 25, 2016
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
LAC Campus Room 185
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 25, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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Looking is Not Seeing: Visual Thinking for the Classroom

February 25, 2016
12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square, Portland
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ONGOING- Kids’ Cooking Club

February 25, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Hey kids! Do you like mixing, mashing, measuring, and making mouthfuls of yummy snacks? Then search no more, because Lots to Gardens’ Kids Cooking Club is back from our break and we’re looking forward to seeing the familiar and new faces cookin’ up a storm.
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The Hunting Ground: Film Screening and Community Dialogue

February 25, 2016
7:00 PM
Talbot Lecture Hall, Luther Bonney building, USM Portland Campus
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G-CAB Comedy Night

February 25, 2016
9:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center - Gorham Campus
Join G-CAB for Comedy Night featuring Jessi Campbell and Bill Boronkay! Free with USM student ID. Have some laughs with friends!
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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 26, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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Mental Health in Higher Education 101

February 26, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 312, Glickman Library
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Faculty Interest Group (FIG): Creative Strategies

February 26, 2016
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Room 312, Glickman Library
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 26, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join an exciting time travel adventure as a father-daughter team journey back to the age of the dinosaurs
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Faculty Concert Series: John Boden "Horns-a-Plenty"

February 26, 2016
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
The USM School of Music presents faculty member John Boden in a concert featuring the best of Hindemith's solo horn works.
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

February 26, 2016
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Wrestling) NCAA Northeast Regional Championship

February 27, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 27, 2016
3:00 AM 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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OML Gallery: Masterpieces at USM: Celebrating Five Centuries of Rare Maps and Globes

February 27, 2016
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Osher Map Library, 314 forest Ave, Portland, ME
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(Wrestling) NCAA Northeast Regional Championship

February 28, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 28, 2016
3:00 PM to 4:00 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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A Student Recital, Free and Open to the Public

February 28, 2016
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music is proud to present our music majors in their junior and senior recitals. Please come and support these fine musicians as they work toward fulfilling their degree requirements.
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Natural Selecton

February 29, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- ArtVan

February 29, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.

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