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Public Events for Friday, October 26, 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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USM Pride Day

USM Pride Day

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, September 14, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, September 21, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, September 28, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, October 5, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, October 12, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, October 19, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, October 26, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, November 2, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, November 9, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, November 16, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, November 23, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, November 30, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, December 7, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, December 14, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, December 21, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, December 28, 2012, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, January 4, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, January 11, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, January 18, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, January 25, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, February 1, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, February 8, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, February 15, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, February 22, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, March 1, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, March 8, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, March 15, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, March 22, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, March 29, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, April 5, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, April 12, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, April 19, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, April 26, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, May 3, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, May 10, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, May 17, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, May 24, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday, May 31, 2013, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Location: 
Throughout Campus-Portland, Gorham, LA
Contact Name: 
Office of the President
Contact Phone: 
207-780-4480
Contact Email: 
president@usm.maine.edu

Husky Logo

Show the pride you have for your school!

Wear your Blue and Gold!

Break out the Husky Gear!

Strut those USM shorts and tops!


Share in this fantastic new tradtion-just look around, everyone else is!

October 26, 2012
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Throughout Campus-Portland, Gorham, LA
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New England Environmental Literacy Summit

New England Environmental Literacy Summit

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 26, 2012, 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: 
University of New England, Biddeford, Maine

New England Environmental Education Alliance (NEEEA) is holding New England's first Environmental Literacy Summit. Join environmental educators and other leaders from throughout New England in this day-long event, hosted by the Maine Environmental Education Association (MEEA). Share experiences, best practices, and visions for building and sustaining an environmentally literate citizenry in New England.  

New England Environmental Literacy Summit
October 26, 2012
University of New England, Biddeford, Maine
 >> Download the full Summit brochure  >> Register Online here
Featuring:
The EE Stars Are Aligning -- keynote address by our very special guest, Laura Downey, Executive Director of the Kansas Association for Conservation and Environmental Education. 

Workshops:
Making a Perfect Match - Environmental Literacy and the Next Generation of Science Standards

Anita Bernhardt, Science & Technology Specialist, Maine Department of Education

Community-Wide Environmental Literacy: Beyond the K-12 Classroom
Lisa Purcell, Executive Director, Four Winds Nature Institute; Jen Cirillo, Director of Professional Development, Shelburne Farms

Partnering Agriculture and Environmental Literacy Programs
Susan Quincy, Environmental Educator, Kellog Environmental Center, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

Conditions Fostering Collective ELP Success
Dave Chase, Senior Consulting Associate, PEER Associates, Walpole, NH

What Comes Next? Linking Environmental Literacy Expectations from High School Through Higher Education
Robert Sanford, Professor and Chair, Department of Environmental Science, University of Southern Maine

Capacity Building for Environmental Education
Laura Downey, Executive Director, Kansas Association for Conservation and Environmental Education

EE Advocacy: Almost Everything I Needed to Know I Learned from Schoolhouse Rock!
Shareen Knowlton, Director of Education, Roger Williams Park Zoo, Providence, RI

Finding Common Ground: Building a Diverse Coalition
Marilyn Wyzga, Coordinator, NH Children in Nature Coalition

October 26, 2012
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
University of New England, Biddeford, Maine
Join environmental educators and other leaders from throughout New England in this day-long event, hosted by the Maine Environmental Education Association (MEEA). Share experiences, best practices, and visions for building and sustaining an environmentally literate citizenry in New England.
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Master Class: Voice with John McVeigh, tenor

Master Class: Voice with John McVeigh, tenor

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 26, 2012, 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location: 
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham
Contact Name: 
Lori Arsenault
Contact Phone: 
(207) 780-5142
Contact Email: 
larsenault@usm.maine.edu

The USM School of Music is presents world class tenor John McVeigh in a master class from 1:30 - 3 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2012 in Corthell Concert Hall on the USM Gorham campus. Tickets are $6 and will be sold at the door. The class is free to USM music and  USM Youth Ensembles members. For ticket information visit the Music Box Office at 780-5555. TTY: 780-5646.

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October 26, 2012
1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham
Guest artist John McVeigh, tenor offers a world class voice master class for USM graduate voice majors.Tickets are $6 at the door. Free for USM music majors, and members of the Southern Maine Children's Choir, one of the USM Youth Ensembles.
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USM Cycle Club-Friday Social Bike Ride

USM Cycle Club-Friday Social Bike Ride

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, September 14, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Friday, September 21, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Friday, September 28, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Friday, October 5, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Friday, October 12, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Friday, October 19, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Friday, October 26, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: 
Woodbury Campus Center, In front of entrance, Portland
Contact Name: 
Maryalice Walker
Contact Email: 
maryalice.walker@gmail.com

Social Rides - Every Friday afternoon at 5p, starting Sept 14th, departing 

from the front of Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus

-Leisurely pace, destination determined at departure by the group, all 

abilities and style of bikes welcome, open to students, staff, faculty and 

friends, weather dependent

-Short distances on low-traffic bikeways around Portland. Feel free to peel 

off at any point on the ride

-Stops for refreshments and views

-No spandex necessary, just show up with a helmet, front and back lights, and 

sensible shoes

-Arrive at 4:30p if you’d like your bike checked before the ride (air in 

tires, chain, brakes, etc)

October 26, 2012
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center, In front of entrance, Portland
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12th Annual Halloween Party

12th Annual Halloween Party

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 26, 2012, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday, October 25, 2013, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 
Southworth Planetarium
Contact Name: 
Edward Gleason
Contact Phone: 
207-780-4249
Contact Email: 
egleason@usm.maine.edu

Halloween image

11th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN PARTY!

The Southworth Planetarium offers its 12th annual Halloween Party!   During this year's program we add a new live-action program called "SKY MONSTERS!"  A look at some of the the horrid monsters in the stars, including Draco the Dragon and Medusa!

We'll have also have our Moon Witch show, telescope viewing and it is followed by our 5th annual THE GHOST HOUR

And, if that is not enough of an an inducement, we'll have free food!!

Admission:   $6.00 per person;  $2.00 if you wear a costume!

SCHEDULE

6:15 p.m. MOON WITCH

6:40 p.m.  SKY MONSTERS!

7:00 p.m.  MOON WITCH

7:20 p.m.  SKY MONSTERS!

October 26, 2012
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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Almost, Maine by John Cariani- Student Performing Artists

Almost, Maine by John Cariani- Student Performing Artists

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday, October 26, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 27, 2012, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 28, 2012, 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 
Lab Theatre, Russell Hall, Gorham Campus
Contact Name: 
Joseph Sibley
Contact Email: 
Joseph.sibley@maine.edu

The Student Performing  
Artists presents 'Almost, Maine' by John Cariani directed by Joseph D. Sibley

USM Students $5

General Admission $8

October 26, 2012
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Lab Theatre, Russell Hall, Gorham Campus
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Stuff We Dig! - Jazz Favorites

Stuff We Dig! - Jazz Favorites

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 26, 2012, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: 
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham
Contact Name: 
Lori Arsenault
Contact Phone: 
207-780-5142
Contact Email: 
larsenault@usm.maine.edu

Everybody has a favorite song (or two). Discover new titles to add to your list when USM School of Music’s Chris Oberholtzer and the Faculty Jazz Ensemble perform some of the jazz tunes they love most. This memorable concert features Jed Wilson, piano; Bronek Suchanek, bass; Gary Wittner, guitar; Les Harris Jr., drums; Bill Street and Barry Saunders, saxophones; Chris Oberholtzer, trombone; and Brent LaCasce, vocals.

Another in the USM School of Music's Spotlight Concert series. For event details and ticket reservations visit the Music Box Office at 780-5555. TTY: 780-5646. Tickets cost $15 general admission, $10 seniors and USM faculty/staff, $5 students. Parking on campus is free for evening and weekend events.

October 26, 2012
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham
Everybody has a favorite song (or two). Discover new titles to add to your list when USM School of Music’s Chris Oberholtzer and the Faculty Jazz Ensemble perform some of the jazz tunes they love most.
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THE GHOST HOUR

THE GHOST HOUR

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 26, 2012, 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Friday, October 25, 2013, 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: 
Southworth Planetarium
Contact Name: 
Edward Gleason
Contact Phone: 
207-780-4249
Contact Email: 
egleason@usm.maine.edu

London after midnightTHE GHOST HOUR

The scariest hour of our year!

Friday, October 25, 2013  8:00 - 9:00 p.m.

After our Halloween Party, the dome is transformed into a sphere of terror and suspense!     Join us for an old fashioned hour of ghost stories under the stars.

Lon Chaney   Old stories and new stories!

Tales of supernatural horror and yarns from the other world and a few surprises here and there.

Victorian Vault

Admission:   $5.00

October 26, 2012
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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