Calendar

Public Events for September 2014

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Trash to Treasure Fall Yardsale

September 1, 2014
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Basement of Anderson Hall, Gorham Campus
Need some furnishing for that new res hall room? Have we got something for you! Stop by (and come early!) to find affordable gently used housewares including desk chairs, rugs, brooms, lamps, dishes, shower caddies, cords, decorations, and more. Bring your friends and bring your cash!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 1, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

September 2, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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14th Annual Husky Fest

September 3, 2014
11:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Payson-Smith lawn
Follow the paws to our annual welcome kick-off party! There’s FREE BBQ plus live music and activities.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

September 3, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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USM Youth Ensembles Vocal Auditions

September 3, 2014
5:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus
The USM Youth Ensembles hold Fall 2014 vocal auditions for the
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Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra Auditions

September 3, 2014
7:00 PM
Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra, the university/community orchestra of the USM School of Music, will be holding auditions for the 2014-2015 season. String players particularly encouraged to apply.
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Taste of Portland

September 4, 2014
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Glickman/Wishcamper Lawn
The Taste of Portland is an event that features tables and food trucks from various businesses around Portland to showcase some of the city's popular eats. Students get to samples delicious food and drink from the participating venders!
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Patient Safety Academy 2014

September 5, 2014
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
USM- Portland Campus, Abromson Center
Join us on September 5th for an exciting day of thought-provoking sessions, skill building workshops and the sharing of best practices in patient safety. The Patient Safety Academy is an interdisciplinary event; anyone interested in or engaged in patient safety activities is invited to attend.
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Patient Safety Academy 2014: REGISTER TODAY

September 5, 2014
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
USM- Portland Campus, Abromson Center
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Join us Sept.5th for a day of thought-provoking and skill-building sessions, along with sharing of best practices in patient safety. The Patient Safety Academy is an interdisciplinary event; anyone interested or engaged in patient safety activities is invited to attend.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 5, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

September 5, 2014
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A program about the Interstellar Boundary Explorer: a spacecraft used to analyze the heliospehere, the boundary enclosing the solar system
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

September 6, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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The Little Star That Could

September 7, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

September 8, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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Summer 2014 Book Arts at the Stone House Exhibition

September 8, 2014 to October 19, 2014
4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Glickman Family Library
The Summer Book Arts at the Stone House program comes to a conclusion in September with a student exhibition, reception, and final lecture.
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Astronomy Cafe: Lunar Eclipses

September 8, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A presentation about lunar eclipses!
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Fall Study Abroad Fair

September 9, 2014
11:00 AM
Path near Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Join us on September 9th from 11 am to 2 pm for our annual Fall Study Abroad Fair! Find out how to study abroad, talk with study abroad providers offering programs all over the wold, and learn how to finance your overseas adventure.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 9, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Food Forest Garden Work Party

September 10, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Food Forest Garden on Portland Campus Green, Near main entrance to Luther Bonney
Join us as we take care of the food forest permaculture installation on the Portland campus and celebrate the garden's First Anniversary and its new sign!
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

September 10, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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September Food for Thought Luncheon

September 12, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Room 170 at USM LAC
Josh Kennison and Mary Leighton "You Can Do Anything"
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Information Session for the Accelerated BS in Nursing Program for Non-Nurses

September 12, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
113 Masterton Hall, 71 Bedford St., Portland campus
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

September 12, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
12

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 12, 2014
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Portland GreenFest

September 13, 2014
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Monument Square, Portland Maine
Join us for the first annual Portland Greenfest, a celebration of everything green and spectacular about Portland Maine. Activities, performances, demonstrations, and displays featuring sustainable businesses & products, music, arts, food, technology, film, fashion, and more!
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

September 13, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 14, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 15, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

September 16, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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Ogunquit Playhouse Trip

September 17, 2014
11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Pick up in back parking lot at LAC
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

September 17, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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Secrets of the Sea Exhibit Opening

September 18, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lewiston campus, Atrium Art Gallery
The next Atrium Art Gallery exhibit opens September 18 and continues through November 22, and includes paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture and work in glass, metal, stone, wood, fiber, and video by 23 artists.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

September 19, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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240 Strings

September 19, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents faculty member Anastasia Antonacos, piano with Patrick Doane, violin and Ben Noyes, cello in the Faculty Concert Series opening concert, 240 Strings. Sponsored by the USM School of Music Advisory Board.
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

September 19, 2014
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A program about the Interstellar Boundary Explorer: a spacecraft used to analyze the heliospehere, the boundary enclosing the solar system
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 20, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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The Little Star That Could

September 21, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

September 22, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
22

Film Showing: Private Violence

September 22, 2014
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Hannaford Hall, USM Portland Campus
Private Violence is a feature-length documentary film and audience engagement campaign that explores a simple, but deeply disturbing fact of American life: the most dangerous place for a woman in America is her own home.
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Opposing Gestures: Joseph Farbrook and Sama Alshaibi

September 23, 2014 to December 10, 2014
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus and AREA Gallery, Portland Campus
Opposing Gestures explores the dilemmas of the political, existential, and personal presented through the lens of human gesture and motion.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 23, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

September 24, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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Actors’ Lab Staged Reading: The Well of Horniness

September 25, 2014
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
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Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) training

September 26, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Portland Campus, Payson Smith, Room 306
All investigators, key personnel, faculty advisers and research staff conducting research involving any vertebrate animals are required to complete training.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

September 26, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Actors’ Lab Staged Reading: The Well of Horniness

September 26, 2014
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

September 26, 2014
8:30 PM to 9:30 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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Old-Fashioned Outdoor Band Concert

September 27, 2014
1:00 PM
On the Green at Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
A tradition for the USM community and Gorham neighbors, this 12th annual afternoon of concert band classics and barbecue lunch (available at old-fashioned prices!) is fun for the whole family! Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or picnic blankets. Barbecue begins at Noon.
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

September 27, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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Actors’ Lab Staged Reading: The Well of Horniness

September 27, 2014
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
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The Little Star That Could

September 28, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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Actors’ Lab Staged Reading: The Well of Horniness

September 28, 2014
5:00 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

September 29, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes
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BS in Nursing Information Session for Transfer Students

September 29, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
311 Masterton Hall, 71 Bedford St., Portland campus
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Graduate Studies Open House

September 29, 2014
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Abromson Community Education Center, Second Floor Mezzanine
Please join USM Graduate Studies for an Open House for prospective graduate students. Attendees will have an opportunity to meet faculty and staff who teach and work in USM’s graduate programs, talk with admissions staff, and learn more about what scholarships are available.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

September 30, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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