Calendar

All Events for August 2017

15

Summer Session (14 Weeks)

May 15, 2017 to August 18, 2017
(All day)
1

Book Arts Exhibition: Mark Ford

June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Pope-Cheney Art Studio, Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus
Mark Ford is a mixed media artist and teacher living in Portland, Maine. He currently teaches humanities and photography at an expeditionary learning school in Portland.
2

Exhibit: Timeworn - The Art of Architecture in Decline

June 2, 2017 to August 12, 2017
11:35 AM
29

Exhibit: Meggan Gould: Bureau of Visual Instruction

June 29, 2017 to September 30, 2017
2:55 PM
Glickman Library, Portland
The Bureau of Visual Instruction is an ongoing body of work, an open-ended dissection of the fluidity of photographic vision.
3

Summer Session 2 (7 Weeks)

July 3, 2017 to August 18, 2017
(All day)
31

Volleyball Day Camp

July 31, 2017 to August 4, 2017
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex, Gorham Campus
31

STIX Field Hockey Day Camp

July 31, 2017 to August 4, 2017
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex, Gorham Campus
1

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 1, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
1

Molecularium!

August 1, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An award winning digital dome experience: a thrill ride through the world of atoms and molecules.
1

Into the Deep

August 1, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome exploration of the deep sea. Discover the strange creatures and gorgeous realms that lay hidden beneath the ocean surface
1

Students and Recovery

August 1, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center
Students and Recovery (SAR) is an empowerment based peer support group that fosters the possibility of personal growth by embracing all pathways to recovery and building connections to the community.
2

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 2, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
2

Molecularium!

August 2, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An award winning digital dome experience: a thrill ride through the world of atoms and molecules.
2

Into the Deep

August 2, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome exploration of the deep sea. Discover the strange creatures and gorgeous realms that lay hidden beneath the ocean surface
3

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 3, 2017
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
3

Molecularium!

August 3, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An award winning digital dome experience: a thrill ride through the world of atoms and molecules.
3

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 3, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
4

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 4, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
4

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 4, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
4

STIX Field Hockey Team Camp

August 4, 2017 to August 6, 2017
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex, Gorham Campus
4

Mars Quest!

August 4, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome planetarium show about the red planet in fiction, in science and in our future.
4

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 4, 2017
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A father and daughter travel back into time to the epoch of the dinosaurs! By studying the many dinosaurs they encounter, they learn the origins of flight.
5

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 5, 2017
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
5

Mars Quest!

August 5, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome planetarium show about the red planet in fiction, in science and in our future.
7

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 7, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
7

Hubble Vision 2

August 7, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
8

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 8, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
8

The Little Star That Could

August 8, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Follow an "average" yellow star as it travels through space seeking planets
8

Hubble Vision 2

August 8, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
8

Students and Recovery

August 8, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center
Students and Recovery (SAR) is an empowerment based peer support group that fosters the possibility of personal growth by embracing all pathways to recovery and building connections to the community.
9

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 9, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
9

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 9, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
9

Hubble Vision 2

August 9, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
10

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 10, 2017
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
10

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 10, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
10

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 10, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
11

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 11, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
11

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 11, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
11

Mars Quest!

August 11, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome planetarium show about the red planet in fiction, in science and in our future.
11

Eight Planets and Counting

August 11, 2017
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An odyssey through the solar system from the solar core to the outer planets.
12

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 12, 2017
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
12

Mars Quest!

August 12, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome planetarium show about the red planet in fiction, in science and in our future.
13

Husky Ruck Memorial 10K

August 13, 2017
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Pineland Farms of New Gloucester
14

Moles: What is Out There?

August 14, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
In this co-production of Albedo FullDome and Mediuscula, young children will be introduced to the fascinating world of astronomy in a fun, simple and very humorous way, hand in hand with Plato, a young mole.
14

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 14, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A father and daughter travel back into time to the epoch of the dinosaurs! By studying the many dinosaurs they encounter, they learn the origins of flight.
15

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 15, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
15

Moles: What is Out There?

August 15, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
In this co-production of Albedo FullDome and Mediuscula, young children will be introduced to the fascinating world of astronomy in a fun, simple and very humorous way, hand in hand with Plato, a young mole.
15

Two Small Pieces of Glass

August 15, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A show about the science and history of telescopes!
15

Students and Recovery

August 15, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center
Students and Recovery (SAR) is an empowerment based peer support group that fosters the possibility of personal growth by embracing all pathways to recovery and building connections to the community.
16

Student Veteran Orientation

August 16, 2017
8:00 AM
237 Luther Bonney Hall
16

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 16, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
16

Moles: What is Out There?

August 16, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
In this co-production of Albedo FullDome and Mediuscula, young children will be introduced to the fascinating world of astronomy in a fun, simple and very humorous way, hand in hand with Plato, a young mole.
16

Eight Planets and Counting

August 16, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An odyssey through the solar system from the solar core to the outer planets.
17

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 17, 2017
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
17

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 17, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
17

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 17, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
17

Monthly Dine-Around Club

August 17, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Freeport Cafe
18

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 18, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
18

Graduate Info Session

August 18, 2017
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
241 Luther Bonney, Portland Campus
Please join us for an informational session for anyone interested in a MS in Nursing!
21

One World, One Sky

August 21, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Discover the world and the sky with your favorite Sesame Street characters!
21

Time Space

August 21, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
22

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 22, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
22

One World, One Sky

August 22, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Discover the world and the sky with your favorite Sesame Street characters!
22

Internship Informational Meeting

August 22, 2017
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
LAC Campus Room 185
22

Time Space

August 22, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
22

Students and Recovery

August 22, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center
Students and Recovery (SAR) is an empowerment based peer support group that fosters the possibility of personal growth by embracing all pathways to recovery and building connections to the community.
23

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 23, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
23

One World, One Sky

August 23, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Discover the world and the sky with your favorite Sesame Street characters!
23

Time Space

August 23, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
24

Fall 2017 Opening Breakfast

August 24, 2017
8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Field House, Costello Sports Complex, Gorham campus
All faculty and staff are invited to this year's Opening Breakfast on August 24 on the Gorham campus.
24

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 24, 2017
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
24

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 24, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
24

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 24, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
25

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 25, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
25

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 25, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
25

Mars Quest!

August 25, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome planetarium show about the red planet in fiction, in science and in our future.
25

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 25, 2017
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A father and daughter travel back into time to the epoch of the dinosaurs! By studying the many dinosaurs they encounter, they learn the origins of flight.
25

Make S'more Friends

August 25, 2017
9:30 PM to 11:00 PM
Volleyball Courts near Upton-Hastings Hall (Gorham)
Join Campus Life and meet other new students as we toast up some s'mores and put the volleyball/basketball courts to work!
26

Mars Quest!

August 26, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome planetarium show about the red planet in fiction, in science and in our future.
26

Karaoke Night

August 26, 2017
8:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center (Gorham)
Come on down to Brooks Student Center and show off your karaoke skills (or lack thereof!) in a fun setting with plenty of other games and activities to enjoy.
27

Guardians of the Galaxy 2

August 27, 2017
8:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Hodgdon Field (Gorham)
Join your fellow Huskies for a big Hollywood blockbuster on Hodgdon Field! This year, we're screening Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. We'll provide the popcorn - you bring the blanket!
28

Fall Semester Classes Begin

August 28, 2017
8:00 AM
28

Welcome Tables Fall 2017

August 28, 2017
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
All Campuses
Faculty and staff will be welcoming students to campus with tables of free iced coffee, lemonade, and giveaways.
28

American Women Rebuilding France, 1917-1924

August 28, 2017 to September 22, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
USM LAC Atrium Gallery, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
28

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 28, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
28

Time Space

August 28, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
29

Welcome Tables Fall 2017

August 29, 2017
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
All Campuses
Faculty and staff will be welcoming students to campus with tables of free iced coffee, lemonade, and giveaways.
29

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 29, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
29

The Little Star That Could

August 29, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Follow an "average" yellow star as it travels through space seeking planets
29

Time Space

August 29, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
30

Outdoor Adventure Club

August 30, 2017
7:30 AM to 6:00 PM
Monhegan Island
30

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 30, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
30

Husky Fest 2017

August 30, 2017
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Luther Bonney/Payson Smith Lawn
Come check out vendors, USM departments, student organizations, and more on the lawn with helpful information about the campus community and beyond. There'll be food, entertainment, and fun activities to get your school year off right! Come join us!
30

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 30, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
30

Time Space

August 30, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
30

LGBTQ+ Ice Cream Welcome Social

August 30, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center, Gorham Campus
It's time for our annual LGBTQ+ Welcome Ice Cream Social!
30

AUDITION for the Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra

August 30, 2017
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music invites talented community orchestral musicians especially string players to audition for the Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra
31

To Conquer or Submit? America Views the Great War- current exhibition at Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education.

August 31, 2017
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland
31

Lunch Around Campus at LAC

August 31, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
LAC
Check out the various offices at services at LAC by participating in the Lunch Around Campus - work your way around the building to get various food items and a stamp on your passport! Once your passport is all stamped, drop it off at the check-in table to be entered to win a big prize.
31

Space Park 360 Infinity!

August 31, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
31

Westbrook Remembers: Overdose Awareness Day Dedication &Memorial

August 31, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Riverbank Park, Westbrook.
31

Overdose Awareness Day Vigil

August 31, 2017
7:00 PM
Monument Square
31

PINGO

August 31, 2017
9:00 PM
Lower Brooks Student
It's everybody's favorite game! Prize BINGO is back so grab your friends and try your luck at winning one of 6 amazing prize packages.
31

Pingo

August 31, 2017
9:00 PM
Lower Brooks
Win prizes galore at the University's first Prize Bingo of the 2017-2018 academic year. Free with USM ID and $10 for the general public.

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