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Student Events for January 2014

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Spring Semester Classes Begin

January 13, 2014
8:00 AM
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Luau at Dinner in Brooks

January 16, 2014
4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Kenneth T.H. Brooks Dining Hall
Let's pretend it's warm out and have a Luau at Dinner!
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Opening Reception for Transitions: USM Juried Art Alumni Exhibition

January 16, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
USM AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland campus
Exhibiting alumni include: Nora Tryon, class of 1989; Kathi Smith, class of 2003; Jody Desjardins, class of 2003; Ellen Hodgkin, class of 2007; Michael Connor, class of 2001; Lis Janes, class of 2007; and Tyson Jacques, class of 2007.
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Michael J. Dumont: The Military vs. Civilian Mindset at Work

January 17, 2014
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Veterans Resource Center, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Come to the VRC and meet USM Alumnus Michael J. Dumont, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Afghanistan, Pakistan, & Central Asia. He will meet with students and talk about how he juggles the dual military and civilian mindsets in his role at the Pentagon.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No Classes)

January 20, 2014
(All day)
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LGBTQA Welcome Social in Gorham

January 21, 2014
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Lower Brooks Student Center, Gorham Campus
Come decorate cupcakes and leave your mark on our new "USM has Pride" banners! All members of USM's lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, questioning, queer, and allied community are welcome!
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Tabling for Stalking Awareness Month

January 22, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brooks Dining Hall on the Gorham Campus
Family Crisis Services is partnering with the Campus Safety Project to table for National Stalking Awareness Month.
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Veterans Student Organization (VSO) Meeting #1

January 22, 2014
2:00 PM
Veterans Resource Center, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
First Veterans Student Organization (VSO) Meeting of 2014. Come meet fellow student veterans and hear about the events planned for the semester!
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Veterans Student Organization

January 22, 2014
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Veterans Resource Center, USM Portland
Come meet fellow student veterans and hear about the events planned for the semester!
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Tabling for National Stalking Awareness Month

January 23, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Portland Campus
Family Crisis Services is partnering with the Campus Safety Project to table for National Stalking Awareness Month.
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Opening Reception for USM Art Faculty Exhibition

January 23, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus
Exhibiting faculty include: S. Patricia Benson, George Burk, Raphael DiLuzio, James Flahaven, Rebecca Goodale, Duncan Hewitt, Lin Lisberger, Brandon Lutterman, Jen McDermott, Jan Piribeck, Damir Porobic, David Schneider, Michael Shaughnessy and Richard Wilson.
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An Evening of Schubert's "Die Winterreise"

January 24, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus
As snow envelopes Southern Maine, we invite you to join artist faculty Malcolm Smith, bass, and Paul Wyse, piano, to embark on a winter journey with Franz Schubert’s timeless song cycle, Die Winterreise.
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The Veterans Student Organization sponsors 'Lone Survivor' showing

January 25, 2014
1:15 PM
Patriot Cinemas, 1 Temple St., Portland
The VSO is providing tickets for a showing of Lone Survivor at the Patriot Cinema in Portland at a discounted rate of $2 per ticket to USM Student Veterans, Servicemembers, Family Members, and friends.
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Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here

January 27, 2014 to May 1, 2014
8:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Unum Great Reading Room, 7th floor, Glickman Family Library
This exhibition, curated by Beau Beausoleil and Sarah Bodman, aims to bear witness to the events on Al-Mutanabbi Street, and to collectively affirm that the right to a free exchange of ideas and culture in public space is never to be taken for granted.
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Spring Study Abroad Fair

January 28, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Brooks Student Center Dining Hall, Gorham Campus
Join us on Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 between 5 and 7 PM for our annual Spring Study Abroad Fair. The event will take place in the dining hall in Gorham. Meet with study abroad providers, learn about USM's travel programs, and start planning your international adventure today!
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LGBTQA Social and Center Open House in Portland

January 29, 2014
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Stop by and visit the Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, enjoy a rootbeer or orange soda float, and find out more about the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, questioning, queer, and allied community at USM. All USM community members are welcome!
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Tabling for National Stalking Awareness Month

January 29, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Portland Campus
SARRSM is partnering with the Campus Safety Project to table for National Stalking Awareness Month.
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Table Talk with Religious and Spiritual Life

January 29, 2014
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Cafeteria, Portland Campus (look for our sign!)
Each Wednesday, join interfaith representatives from the Religious and Spiritual Life Council for informal conversation, dialogue, and connection. The Council's chaplains and advisors represent a wide variety of religions and faith traditions. All USM students, staff, and faculty are welcome.
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Great Internship Opportunity!

January 29, 2014
12:15 PM to 1:00 PM
113 Masterton Hall (Portland Campus)
Come learn about internship opportunities through the Blackstone Accelerates Growth INNOVATE FOR MAINE FELLOWS program with Renee Kelly from the University of Maine. Stipends available! Free pizza!
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Navigating Higher Education: Barriers New Mainers Face

January 29, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor , Glickman Library
Panel discussion with students and guest speakers
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Tabling for Stalking Awareness Month

January 30, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brooks Dining Hall on the Gorham Campus
SARRSM is partnering with the Campus Safety Project to table for National Stalking Awareness Month.
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Spring 2014 WGS Open House Jan 30

January 30, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
94 Bedford Street, Portland Campus
The Women & Gender Studies Program would like to welcome our new and returning students to campus for the start of the 2014 spring semester! We hope that each of you takes the time to participate.
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Canada's Tar Sands Exposed: Exploring the Human and Environmental Costs

January 31, 2014
6:30 PM
Hannaford Hall Lecture Hall
Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to hear from award winning National Geographic Photographer Garth Lenz and Athabasca Chipewyan First Nations Eriel Deranger Experience firsthand the powerful stories of those directly affected by tar sands development, and learn why YOU should become aware.
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