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All Events for Thursday, November 29, 2012

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Photographs by Richard Veit

Photographs by Richard Veit

Event Date and Time: 
Monday, October 1, 2012, 8:00 AM to Thursday, December 20, 2012, 11:00 PM
Location: 
7th floor Great Reading Room, Glickman Family Library, Portland Campus
Contact Name: 
USM Libraries
Contact Phone: 
780-4276
Contact Email: 
libraryadmin@usm.maine.edu

Please enjoy three photographic themes by Richard Veit!  

Filters, Histograms and Magic Wands

Three Cheers, 2010

 

 

Paris, France, 2011

Tuileries Gardens, Paris 2011

 

 

 

Structural Abstracts

Blue Shadows, 2009

For more information, please contact Richard Veit at veitphotos@yahoo.com 

October 1, 2012 to December 20, 2012
8:00 AM to 11:00 PM
7th floor Great Reading Room, Glickman Family Library, Portland Campus
USM Libraries welcome three photographic themes by Richard Veit on display in our 7th floor Great Reading Room, Glickman Family Library, September 2012 - December 2012
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Zuihitsu - smudge studio

Zuihitsu - smudge studio

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 7:00 AM to Sunday, December 9, 2012, 10:00 PM
Location: 
Area Gallery, Portland
Contact Name: 
Carolyn Eyler
Contact Phone: 
207 780 5008
Contact Email: 
ceyler@maine.edu


Zuihitsu

Zuihitsu
October 24-December 9

Smudge studio considers Portland’s shoreline
in Zuihitsu, an exhibition that addresses the
landscape as event—as a continuous
streaming of forces, configurations, and
undoings. Smudge’s landscape-based workshop with students will also be on view.

 

Read the press release:

USM Visiting Artists smudge studio and art students mount an exhibit created from a Casco Bay Mailboat Tour

October 24, 2012 to December 9, 2012
7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Area Gallery, Portland
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Wine, Beer and Mead Tasting and Silent

Wine, Beer and Mead Tasting and Silent

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, November 9, 2012, 2:00 PM to Sunday, December 9, 2012, 5:00 PM
Location: 
Bruno's Restaurant and Tavern, Banquet Hall, 33 Allen Avenue Portland, Maine
Contact Name: 
Sarah Gabrielson
Contact Email: 
smbgabrielson@gmail.com

 Please join us for a wine, beer and mead tasting with silent auction to support USM nursing students raise money to pay for medication and supplies for their winter trip to the Dominican Republic!


10 dollars for students, 12 dollars for non-students

21+

November 9, 2012 to December 9, 2012
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Bruno's Restaurant and Tavern, Banquet Hall, 33 Allen Avenue Portland, Maine
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Toys for Tots Toy Drive

Toys for Tots Toy Drive

Event Date and Time: 
Monday, November 12, 2012, 8:00 AM to Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 5:00 PM
Location: 
Lewiston Campus, drop box outside library
Contact Name: 
USM LAC Veteran's Club
Contact Email: 
usm.lacveterans@gmail.com

The USM LAC Veterans Club is sponsoring a Toys for Tots toy drive.  Donate new, unwrapped toys in the drop box stationed outside the library.

November 12, 2012 to December 12, 2012
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Lewiston Campus, drop box outside library
The USM LAC Veterans Club is sponsoring a Toys for Tots drive.
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Veterans Support Group

Veterans Support Group

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, September 20, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, September 27, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, October 4, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, October 11, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, October 18, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, October 25, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, November 1, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, November 8, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, December 6, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: 
2nd Floor Conference Room- Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex-Portland
Contact Name: 
Bob Small
Contact Phone: 
780-4050
Contact Email: 
rsmall@usm.maine.edu

This group will offer an opportunity for Veterans to talk with other Veterans about personal concerns in a confidential and supportive environment. A wide range of topics can be discussed. Such as:

  • Transition into college
  • past millitary experiences
  • family and other readjustment issues
  • depolyment
  • relationships
  • stress managment

If you are a Veteran you can attend once or as many times as you would like. Come and have a cup of coffee with us!

The group will be sponsored by Bob Small from University Counseling Services. Your involvment will be confidential. We will not keep records about what is discussed

If you think this group may be helpful or you want to check it out, please don't hesitate to attend or if you have questions call Bob.

November 29, 2012
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
2nd Floor Conference Room- Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex-Portland
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Tabling event about Golden Key/ Holiday Mail for Heroes

Tabling event about Golden Key/ Holiday Mail for Heroes

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: 
Luther Bonney Hall, Bonney Hallway, Portland
Contact Name: 
Lori-Ann Touchette
Contact Email: 
loriann.touchette@maine.edu

Golden Key International Honour Society would like to set up an informational table in order to give out info about the organization before invitations go out.  At the same time, we are going to set up supplies for students/guests to create cards for the "Holiday Mail for Heroes" project.

November 29, 2012
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Luther Bonney Hall, Bonney Hallway, Portland
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VA's Phil Welch Visits USM LAC

VA's Phil Welch Visits USM LAC

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, December 4, 2012, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Thursday, December 6, 2012, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
Lewiston Campus: SSC/Room 133
Contact Name: 
Student Success Center
Contact Phone: 
(207) 753-6536

Phil Welch from the local Veterans Administration office will be available for students to provide information on benefits questions, home loan information, life insurance information, health benefits and education benefits. To see Phil, just stop by the Student Success Center. Phil will be on campus every Tuesday and Thursday until December 13th.

November 29, 2012
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Lewiston Campus: SSC/Room 133
Phil Welch from the VA will be on campus to talk with students and answer questions.
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Commuter Parking Forum and Discussion

Commuter Parking Forum and Discussion

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: 
Amphitheater, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Contact Name: 
Julia Pond-Coordinator of Commuter Student Engagement
Contact Phone: 
780-4787
Contact Email: 
Jpond@usm.maine.edu

Sponsored by your Student Government Association, and Portland Student Life

Do you have concerns about parking on the Portland or Gorham campuses? Do you feel like nothing is being done? Do you want to voice your opinions? Do you want to hear about the solutions that are being discussed?

We welcome you to join us for this forum and discussion. Representatives from parking services, and USM Public Safety will be in attendance as well as members of SGA.

Stay for a few minutes, or the whole two hours.

We want you to be part of the conversation!

November 29, 2012
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Amphitheater, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
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Relaxation Techniques and Teacher Education Information

Relaxation Techniques and Teacher Education Information

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 12:15 PM to 12:45 PM
Location: 
Lewiston Campus: Room 147 (in the back of the library)
Contact Name: 
Lynn Poor/Jim Bradley
Contact Phone: 
(207) 753-6536
Contact Email: 
lpoor@usm.maine.edu

Lynn Poor and Jim Bradley will be jointly presenting a mini-workshop as a part of the LAC Information Commons mini-workshop series.  Each presenter will speak for about 15 minutes.

Lynn will be talking about relaxation techniques and some quick study hints.

Jim will be talking about teacher education.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their lunch. Registration is not necessary.

November 29, 2012
12:15 PM to 12:45 PM
Lewiston Campus: Room 147 (in the back of the library)
Lynn Poor will talk about relaxation techniques. Jim Bradley will talk about teacher education.
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USM Enactus

USM Enactus

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, September 20, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, September 27, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, October 4, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, October 11, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, October 18, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, October 25, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, November 1, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, November 8, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, December 6, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: 
503 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland campus
Contact Name: 
Matt Dechaine
Contact Email: 
matthew.dechaine@maine.edu

Enactus is an international non-profit organization that works with leaders in business and higher education to mobilize university students to make a difference in their communities while developing the skills to become socially responsible business leaders. Enactus teams are active on more than 1,600 academic institutions in 39 countries.

For more information, visit www.sife.org.  Check out our team's page at www.usmsife.org.  Stop by and meet the team!

November 29, 2012
1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
503 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland campus
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Exercise Science Student Association

Exercise Science Student Association

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 1, 2012, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: 
201 Hill Gym
Contact Name: 
Abby Neill
Contact Email: 
Abby.Neill@maine.edu

November 29, 2012
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
201 Hill Gym
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Salsa Club

Salsa Club

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 1, 2012, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Thursday, November 8, 2012, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Thursday, November 22, 2012, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Thursday, December 6, 2012, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: 
Multipurpose Room, Sulivan Sports Complex, Portland Campus
Contact Name: 
Cassandra Terry
Contact Email: 
Cassandra.Terry@maine.edu

November 29, 2012
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sulivan Sports Complex, Portland Campus
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USM College Democrats Weekly Meeting

USM College Democrats Weekly Meeting

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 22, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, December 6, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, January 19, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, January 26, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, February 2, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, February 9, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, February 16, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, February 23, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, March 1, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, March 8, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, March 15, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, March 22, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, March 29, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, April 5, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, April 12, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, April 19, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, April 26, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, May 3, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, May 10, 2012, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: 
Seminar Room, Bailey Library, Gorham
Contact Name: 
Nathan Polhemus
Contact Email: 
nathan.polhemus@maine.edu

We discuss current issues  and opinions on current events. We have an issue of the month that we will  sponsor awareness events, post bulletin boards and network with other like  minded student organizations.

November 29, 2012
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Seminar Room, Bailey Library, Gorham
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Nichiren Shu Buddhist Sacramental Ceremony

Nichiren Shu Buddhist Sacramental Ceremony

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, September 20, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: 
Office of Religious & Spiritual Life, 23 Brighton Avenue, Portland campus
Contact Name: 
Max Calderwood
Contact Email: 
hokkekyo@gmail,.com

The Maine Nichiren Shu Fellowship offers this monthly opportunity to experience and learn about traditional Japanese Nichiren Shu Buddhism.  Ritual is led by the Rev. Ryuoh Falulconer Shonin.  For more information: www.newenglandbuddhist.org.

November 29, 2012
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Office of Religious & Spiritual Life, 23 Brighton Avenue, Portland campus
A ritual in the Nichiren Shu Buddhist tradition open to all.
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Kino Abende

Kino Abende

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: 
Luther Bonney Auditorium
Contact Name: 
Nicole Leclerc
Contact Phone: 
780-4290
Contact Email: 
nleclerc@usm.maine.edu

Films for Fall 2012:

 Goethe  (Young Goethe in Love, 2010)  9/25 at 7:00 pm  Ein Lied von Liebe und Tod  (Gloomy Sunday, 1999) 10/30 at 7:00 pm  Das Wunder von Bern  (The Miracle of Bern, 2003)  11/29 at 7:00 pm  Nirgendwo in Africa   (Nowhere in Africa, 2001)  12/13 at 7:00 pm

November 29, 2012
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Luther Bonney Auditorium
German Movie Nights! All film viewing will take place at Luther Bonney Auditorium. Films are in German with English subtitles and typically run around two hours.
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International Relations Association-Weekly Meeting

International Relations Association-Weekly Meeting

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 18, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, November 1, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, November 8, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, November 22, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, December 6, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, December 13, 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 
Conference Room, 102 Bedford International House, Portland Campus
Contact Name: 
Mohamed
Contact Email: 
ira.usm@gmail.com

The International Relations  
Association (The IRA) is a group of students with a shared interest in the  
international community and the issues the world faces today. The IRA meets  
weekly to discuss and debate solutions to these issues. In addition, the IRA  
attends national and international model United Nations conferences, as well  
as assists in hosting USM’s high school conference, MeMUNC. The IRA is  
committed to giving back to the community, and hosts civil service projects  
in the greater Portland area at least twice a year.

November 29, 2012
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Conference Room, 102 Bedford International House, Portland Campus
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USM presents THE GLASS MENAGERIE

USM presents THE GLASS MENAGERIE

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, November 16, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, November 17, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, November 18, 2012, 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Thursday, November 29, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday, November 30, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, December 1, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, December 2, 2012, 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: 
Russell Hall, Gorham Campus

Tennessee Williams took the tragedy of his own family and transformed it into a poetic work of beauty and pain. The dreams of a woman living in a fantasy world and a woman living in the past clash and create spectacular dramatic lightning. The fragile and radiant Laura Wingfield is one of theatre’s most memorable characters.

Click here for tickets!

November 29, 2012
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham Campus
Tennessee William's poetic masterpiece comes to USM with direction by Thomas Power.
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