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Student Events for Tuesday, October 16, 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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Husky Spirit T-Shirt Design Contest

Husky Spirit T-Shirt Design Contest

Event Date and Time: 
Monday, October 8, 2012, 8:00 AM to Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 12:00 AM
Location: 
Gorham and Portland Campuses
Contact Name: 
Julia Pond
Contact Phone: 
4787
Contact Email: 
jpond@usm.maine.edu

Do you have Husky Spirit!?

Send us your idea for a spirit filled USM Huskies T-shirt, and you may just see it distributed across campuses!

Entries must:

1)      Be one sided

2)      Be a 1 color design

3)      Include University of Southern Maine and/or Huskies

4)      Be appropriate…if you wouldn’t show them to your grandma, don’t send them to us!

 (No profane language, no sexual innuendo, no references to alcohol or drugs, no discriminatory or derogatory language)

All entries must be uploaded to the “What’s happening at USM” Facebook Page by October 12th at Midnight.

Voting will conclude October 17th

The winning shirt will be chosen from the three entries with the most “likes”. A panel of judges consisting of USM staff and students will make the final decision.

October 8, 2012 to October 17, 2012
8:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Gorham and Portland Campuses
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Smudge Studio @ Ci2

Smudge Studio @ Ci2

Event Date and Time: 
Monday, October 15, 2012, 11:00 AM to Thursday, October 18, 2012, 4:15 PM
Location: 
Ci2 Lab 5th Floor Research C-Wing Science Bldg, 70 Falmouth Street
Contact Name: 
Jan Piribeck
Contact Phone: 
2077805276
Contact Email: 
janp@maine.edu

While visiting USM to exhibit, lecture, share and more Jamie Kruse and Elizabeth Ellsworth of smudge studios will research, explore possibilities and push boundaries in the Ci2 Lab beginning on Monday the 15th of October. Come up and assist, share or just observe and while you are at it discover the Ci2 Lab and the potential it holds for your own research.

Contac Jan Piribeck to RSVP and attend:
Phone: (207) 780-5276
Email: janp@maine.edu

Just who and what is smudge studio, you ask? smudge is a Brooklyn-based collaboration between artist, designer and independent scholar Jamie Kruse and New School Professor of Media Studies Elizabeth Ellsworth. Their work "meets sites and moments where the geologic and the human converge." They will conduct a workshop on a Casco Bay Lines mail boat tour with USM art students where they will create material for the exhibit.

smudge studio

October 15, 2012 to October 18, 2012
11:00 AM to 4:15 PM
Ci2 Lab 5th Floor Research C-Wing Science Bldg, 70 Falmouth Street
Ci2 Lab spot for smudge studio to research week of Oct. 15th and USM Art Gallery hosts exhibition by smudge studio “Zuihitsu: Look Only at the Waves,” with work by USM art students and features a 20-foot-long wall drawing and polaroid images of Casco Bay.
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Wear Purple Tuesdays - DV Awareness Month

Wear Purple Tuesdays - DV Awareness Month

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2012, 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: 
Portland and Gorham Campuses
Contact Name: 
Clara Porter
Contact Phone: 
780-4218
Contact Email: 
cporter@usm.maine.edu

October 16, 2012
11:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Portland and Gorham Campuses
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, join USM Campus Safety Project and wear PURPLE Tuesdays in October. Come to lunchtime and afternoon tables, pick up a purple ribbon and participate in awareness activities
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Explore Criminology

Explore Criminology

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 11:00 AM
Location: 
Masterton Hall G38
Contact Name: 
Sandy Wachholz
Contact Phone: 
780-4106
Contact Email: 
wachholz@usm.maine.edu

Join us for pizza and learn more about the Criminology Major at USM!  Talk with Criminology graduates that work in the community.

October 16, 2012
11:00 AM
Masterton Hall G38
USM Department of Criminology and Student Success Present: Explore Criminology -- explore the CRM Major and talk with Criminology graduates that work in the community.
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Graduate School Information Session

Graduate School Information Session

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
LAC, Room 283
Contact Name: 
Lisa Sweet
Contact Phone: 
780-4165
Contact Email: 
lsweet@usm.maine.edu

Are you thinking about graduate school?

USM's Graduate Admissions Office is offering information sessions for students thinking about graduate school. A representative from the Office of Graduate Admissions will give an overview of graduate school options and go over general guidelines for applying to graduate school, whether here at USM or elsewhere. There will also be time for individual questions.

For details regarding information sessions on the Portland and Gorham campuses, please see: http://www.usm.maine.edu/graduateadmissions/graduate-school-information-sessions-fall-2012
 

October 16, 2012
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
LAC, Room 283
Representatives from the Office of Graduate Admissions will give an overview of graduate school options and go over general guidelines for applying to graduate school, whether here at USM or elsewhere.
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Ada Lovelace Day at USM

Ada Lovelace Day at USM

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 
110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street

Ada Lovelace (1815 - 1852) is widely held to be the first computer programmer and the annual global Ada Lovelace Day celebrations aim to raise the profile of women in science, technology, engineering and math, to inspire a new generation of women in those fields.

The October 16th reception will feature short presentations by USM faculty Clare Congdon (Computer Science), Lisa Moore (Biology), Caryn Prudente (Chemistry), Terry Theodose (Biology), and Karen Wilson (Environmental Science).    

Please do join us for this free event on Tuesday October 16th at 2:30 in room 110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street for refreshments and great conversation.  The event is open to the entire community and is intended for young women and girls who might like to know more about careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics fields, as well as their friends and advocates.

For more information about Ada Lovelace Day:
http://findingada.com/about

For more information about the USM Women and Gender Studies program:
http://usm.maine.edu/wgs or call 780-4289

October 16, 2012
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street
The October 16th reception will feature short presentations by USM faculty Clare Congdon (Computer Science), Lisa Moore (Biology), Caryn Prudente (Chemistry), Terry Theodose (Biology, and Karen Wilson (Environmental Science)
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Ada Lovelace Day at USM

Ada Lovelace Day at USM

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 
110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street
Contact Name: 
Jennifer Dean
Contact Email: 
jdean@usm.maine.edu

Ada Lovelace (1815 - 1852) is widely held to be the first computer programmer and the annual global Ada Lovelace Day celebrations aim to raise the profile of women in science, technology, engineering and math, to inspire a new generation of women in those fields.

The October 16th reception will feature short presentations by USM faculty Clare Congdon (Computer Science), Lisa Moore (Biology), Caryn Prudente (Chemistry), Terry Theodose (Biology), and Karen Wilson (Environmental Science).    

Please do join us for this free event on Tuesday October 16th at 2:30 in room 110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street for refreshments and great conversation.  The event is open to the entire community and is intended for young women and girls who might like to know more about careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics fields, as well as their friends and advocates.

For more information about Ada Lovelace Day:
http://findingada.com/about

For more information about the USM Women and Gender Studies program:
http://usm.maine.edu/wgs or call 780-4289

October 16, 2012
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street
The October 16th reception will feature short presentations by USM faculty Clare Congdon (Computer Science), Lisa Moore (Biology), Caryn Prudente (Chemistry), Terry Theodose (Biology, and Karen Wilson (Environmental Science)
16

Ada Lovelace Day at USM

Ada Lovelace Day at USM

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 
110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street
Contact Name: 
Jennifer Dean
Contact Email: 
jdean@usm.maine.edu

Ada Lovelace (1815 - 1852) is widely held to be the first computer programmer and the annual global Ada Lovelace Day celebrations aim to raise the profile of women in science, technology, engineering and math, to inspire a new generation of women in those fields.

The October 16th reception will feature short presentations by USM faculty Clare Congdon (Computer Science), Lisa Moore (Biology), Caryn Prudente (Chemistry), Terry Theodose (Biology), and Karen Wilson (Environmental Science).    

Please do join us for this free event on Tuesday October 16th at 2:30 in room 110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street for refreshments and great conversation.  The event is open to the entire community and is intended for young women and girls who might like to know more about careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics fields, as well as their friends and advocates.

For more information about Ada Lovelace Day:
http://findingada.com/about

For more information about the USM Women and Gender Studies program:
http://usm.maine.edu/wgs or call 780-4289

October 16, 2012
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
110 Abromson, 88 Bedford Street
The October 16th reception will feature short presentations by USM faculty Clare Congdon (Computer Science), Lisa Moore (Biology), Caryn Prudente (Chemistry), Terry Theodose (Biology, and Karen Wilson (Environmental Science)
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5 Days to Success Program: PROCRASTINATION STATION

5 Days to Success Program: PROCRASTINATION STATION

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 
119 Bailey Hall, Gorham Campus
Contact Name: 
Courtney Breslin
Contact Phone: 
207/ 228-8191
Contact Email: 
cbreslin@usm.maine.edu

PROCRASTINATION STATION
Learn time management strategies, organize (free folders), learn Instant Boss
All day Advisors available to discuss organization, getting back on track, or changing your routine!


4-5pm:  Come meet Helen Gorgas-Goulding in 119 Bailey to learn how to stay on track, time management strategies, stress management, and assess your wellness!

October 16, 2012
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
119 Bailey Hall, Gorham Campus
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SPA Improv Group

SPA Improv Group

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, December 4, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: 
Dance Room, Russell Hall, Gorham
Contact Name: 
Caleb Lacy
Contact Email: 
caleb.lacy@maine.edu

Enjoy shows like Whose Line  
is it Anyway and Drew Carey's Improvaganza? Come check out the Student  
Performing Artists Improv group. Join us in playing a vast array of improv  
games where everything is made up on the spot. No Scripts, Just fun. No  
experience required.

October 16, 2012
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Dance Room, Russell Hall, Gorham
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Blade Society Weekly Event

Blade Society Weekly Event

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 2, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 4, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: 
Main gym, Sullivan Complex, Portland campus
Contact Name: 
Danielle Fecteau
Contact Email: 
usmbladesociety@gmail.com

A weekly practice for fencing and armored combat.  Open to all.  $5 for non-students to use the gym facilites.

October 16, 2012
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Main gym, Sullivan Complex, Portland campus
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The Navigators- Nav Nite

The Navigators- Nav Nite

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 2, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 4, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: 
Hastings Formal Lounge, Gorham
Contact Name: 
Rus Willette
Contact Email: 
rus.willette@maine.edu

Nav Nite Christian Bible  
Study and worship.

October 16, 2012
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Hastings Formal Lounge, Gorham
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Presidential Debate Viewing Party

Presidential Debate Viewing Party

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, October 3, 2012, 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Thursday, October 11, 2012, 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Monday, October 22, 2012, 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Location: 
Amphitheater, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Contact Name: 
Christopher O'Connor
Contact Phone: 
780-4942
Contact Email: 
oconnorc@usm.maine.edu

Portland Student Life and the Student Government Association will be hosting Debate Viewing Parties for each of the Presidential / VP debates.  We'll watch on a large screen in the amphitheater in Woodbury Campus Center from 9-10:30pm on each of the following dates.  Snacks will be provided.  Should make for a fun and engaging time! Wed, 10/3 - Presidential (Domestic policy)
Thursday, 10/11 - VP (Foreign and domestic policy)
Tuesday, 10/16 - Presidential (town meeting - foreign and domestic policy)
Monday, 10/22 - Presidential (foreign policy)

October 16, 2012
9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Amphitheater, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
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