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Student Events for February 2014

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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.
1

Ski/Ride Day Trip to Sunday River

February 1, 2014
6:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday River
We are taking a bus load of students to Sunday River for our first annual Ski/Ride Day Trip!
1

Kimberly Ouellette, Junior Voice Recital

February 1, 2014
5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus
The USM School of Music presents voice major, Kimberly Ouellette, in her junior recital. Ms. Ouellette is a student of Ellen Chickering.
3

Cyber Security Organization Weekly Meeting

February 3, 2014
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Science Building, 2nd Floor, Research Wing, Portland
3

Husky Career Week - Ready, Set, Interview!

February 3, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Lewiston Campus, Room 147B
Join Janet for an interview preparation session inspired by the book "Sweaty Palms TM The Neglected Art of Being Interviewed"
3

Class of 2014 Senior Week Planning Meeting

February 3, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Conference Room, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Help us plan Senior Week for the Class of 2014, a week long celebration in May!
3

Puzzle Piece Rush

February 3, 2014
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Husky Hut, Brookes Student Center, Gorham
Please join the sisters of Alpha Xi Delta in learning about our national philanthropy!
3

Circle K International Weekly Meeting

February 3, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
113 Upperclass Hall, Gorham campus
3

Reading by Honors Program graduate Ian Ramsey

February 3, 2014
9:00 PM to 11:00 PM
LFK - 188 State Street, Portland
4

Husky Career Week - Informational Interviewing

February 4, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Lewiston Campus, Room 147B
This session will go over ways to create your approach, make contacts, then prepare and conduct a successful and valuable informational interview!
4

Sociology Club Weekly Meetings

February 4, 2014
1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Sociology House Conference Room, 120 Bedford Street, Portland
Weekly sociology group meeting
4

Out & Allied Auditions

February 4, 2014
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Talbot Lecture Hall, Luther Bonney
Add Verb Productions, a Portland-based non profit organization that puts on provocative, social activist theatrical performances, is casting for Out & Allied.
4

Mindfulness Group

February 4, 2014
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex, Portland
Come join USM's Mindfulness Group to learn about the practice of mindful meditation.
4

Southern Maine Navigators Nav Night

February 4, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
10 Bailey Hall, Gorham
5

Husky Career Week - Career Fest

February 5, 2014
10:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Conference Room, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
One of the major events of USM's first ever Career Week!
5

Tabling for Healthy Relationships

February 5, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brooks Dining Hall on the Gorham Campus
It's healthy relationships block! Come participate in some fun activities!
5

Table Talk with Religious and Spiritual Life

February 5, 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.
5

USM Enactus Weekly Meeting

February 5, 2014
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
Luther Bonney, Room 310, Portland
Enactus is an international non-profit organization that brings together the top leaders of today and tomorrow to create a better, more sustainable world.
5

Husky Career Week - Taking Charge of Your Career

February 5, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Lewiston Campus, Room 147B
This workshop is designed to give you knowledge and strategies needed to effectively manage your career in a meaningful and productive manner.
5

Accounting Society

February 5, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
42 Payson Smith, Portland
Weekly USM Accounting Society meetings
5

Husky Career Week - Americorps Info Session

February 5, 2014
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Amphitheater, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Join us to learn about the many post-graduate service opportunities offered through Americorps.
5

Political Science Student Association Weekly Meeting

February 5, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
55 Exeter St, Political Science House, Portland
The Political Science Student Association hosts weekly meetings as a time for planning events and trips but primarily for our own discussion of current events in politics. However, topics are not limited to only current events, anything political is on the table for discussion.
5

Students of Economic Interest Weekly Meeting

February 5, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
520 Glickkan Library, Portland
Weekly meeting of Students of Economic Interest. We talk about economics and have fun doing so.
5

Campfire Rush

February 5, 2014
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Room 104, Upper Class Hall
Join the sisters of Alpha Xi Delta in your PJs for a night of s'mores and coco
6

Tabling for Healthy Relationships

February 6, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Portland Campus
It's healthy relationships block! Come participate in some fun activities!
6

Husky Career Week - Resume Writing for USM Veterans & Servicemembers

February 6, 2014
11:45 AM to 1:15 PM
1 Payson Smith
Everything you've ever wanted to know about translating your Military experience into Civilian skills!
6

Husky Career Week- Dress for Success

February 6, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Lewiston Campus, Room 147B
A comical approach to some of the more obvious fashion dont's when dressing for work, as well as discuss those that are a little less obvious!
6

Geography/Anthropology Student Association Weekly Meeting

February 6, 2014
12:15 PM to 1:00 PM
300 Bailey Hall, Gorham
Meeting every week to discuss Geography/Anthropology.
6

Student Led Women's Group

February 6, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
235 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland
Student led women's group dedicated to creating a safe and open space for female students on campus.
6

Henry David Thoreau and His Problems, Theoretical and Practical

February 6, 2014
4:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Portland Campus, Luther Bonney, Rm 410
Presentation by Prof. Mark Hineline, Ph.D., University of California, San Diego. Mark is a USM Alumnus
7

Board of Student Organizations Meeting

February 7, 2014
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
10 Bailey Hall, Gorham
7

Student Senate Meeting

February 7, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
405 Bailey Hall, Gorham
7

USM Celebrates Black History Month

February 7, 2014
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Shep Lee Auditorium, Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus
Film & Panel discussion
7

Family Fun Nights

February 7, 2014
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Woodbury Campus Center, AREA Amphitheater, Portland
Family Fun Night is a night where USM students can bring their children to school for fun activities, free food and meeting other USM families.
7

Doubt

February 7, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
8

USM @ Home - Scarborough

February 8, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Scarborough Grounds - 264 Route 1, Scarborough
Meet commuter students near you! Join us for brunch! Free coffee and pastries!
8

Violin Master Class with Irina Muresanu

February 8, 2014
2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
The USM School of Music presents guest artist Irina Muresano in a violin master class. Featuring college student violin majors, Ms. Muresano will provide critical feedback and technical instruction in a public performance setting. Admission is FREE. Open to the public.
8

Doubt

February 8, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
8

Highlights from Handel's "Acis and Galatea"

February 8, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
The USM School of Music presents the Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert Lehmann. The performance will feature guests from the USM Opera Workshop directed by Ellen Chickering.
9

Doubt

February 9, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
10

Husky Career Week: UNUM Scholars Program

February 10, 2014
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Husky Center, Brooks Student Center, Gorham Campus
10

English Student Association (ESA) Weekly Meeting

February 10, 2014
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Room 319, Glickman Library, Portland
10

Husky Career Week: Getting Hired - An Employer's View on the Hiring Process

February 10, 2014
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
213 Abromson Center
10

Circle K International Weekly Meeting

February 10, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
113 Upperclass Hall, Gorham campus
11

Maine New Leadership Info Session Tea

February 11, 2014
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
94 Bedford Street, Portland Campus
Come learn about Maine NEW Leadership, a six-day, non-partisan, residential, public leadership training program, provided at no cost to undergraduate college women from a variety of public and private, four- and two-year institutions throughout Maine.
11

Sociology Club Weekly Meetings

February 11, 2014
1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Sociology House Conference Room, 120 Bedford Street, Portland
Weekly sociology group meeting
11

Husky Career Week: UNUM Scholars Program

February 11, 2014
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Ampitheater (Portland Campus)
11

Mindfulness Group

February 11, 2014
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex, Portland
Come join USM's Mindfulness Group to learn about the practice of mindful meditation.
11

Where Careers and Identities Cross: LGBTQ Alumni Panel for USM Husky Career Week

February 11, 2014
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Portland Campus
Where Careers and Identities Cross: USM Alumni, and members of the LGBTQ communities, talk about their experiences and how they navigate the intersection of their professional and personal (and sometimes political) worlds.
11

Southern Maine Navigators Nav Night

February 11, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
10 Bailey Hall, Gorham
12

Career Fair 2014

February 12, 2014
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex (Portland)
Held each year, this job fair on the Portland campus is an opportunity for students and employers to meet in an informal setting and discuss employment and career possibilities.
12

Cyber Security Organization Weekly Meeting

February 12, 2014
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Science Building, 2nd Floor, Research Wing, Portland
12

Tabling for Healthy Relationships

February 12, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brooks Dining Hall on the Gorham Campus
It's healthy relationships block! Come participate in some fun activities!
12

Table Talk with Religious and Spiritual Life

February 12, 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.
12

USM Enactus Weekly Meeting

February 12, 2014
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
Luther Bonney, Room 310, Portland
Enactus is an international non-profit organization that brings together the top leaders of today and tomorrow to create a better, more sustainable world.
12

Accounting Society

February 12, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
42 Payson Smith, Portland
Weekly USM Accounting Society meetings
12

Political Science Student Association Weekly Meeting

February 12, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
55 Exeter St, Political Science House, Portland
The Political Science Student Association hosts weekly meetings as a time for planning events and trips but primarily for our own discussion of current events in politics. However, topics are not limited to only current events, anything political is on the table for discussion.
12

Students of Economic Interest Weekly Meeting

February 12, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
520 Glickkan Library, Portland
Weekly meeting of Students of Economic Interest. We talk about economics and have fun doing so.
12

Doubt

February 12, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
13

Valentine's Day Waffle and Raffle Breakfast

February 13, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Mall
A FREE waffle breakfast, with all the toppings, to the first 50 students!!!
13

Tabling for Healthy Relationships

February 13, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Portland Campus
It's healthy relationships block! Come participate in some fun activities!
13

Geography/Anthropology Student Association Weekly Meeting

February 13, 2014
12:15 PM to 1:00 PM
300 Bailey Hall, Gorham
Meeting every week to discuss Geography/Anthropology.
13

Student Led Women's Group

February 13, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
235 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland
Student led women's group dedicated to creating a safe and open space for female students on campus.
13

Contesting and Celebrating Citizenship: Commemorating the Civil Rights Act of 1964

February 13, 2014
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Library, Portland
Guest Speakers, Hugh McMahon, and Leroy M. Rowe, followed by a panel discussion on Civil Rights Act of 1964
13

Doubt

February 13, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
14

Student Senate Meeting

February 14, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
423/424 Glickman Library, Portland
14

Doubt

February 14, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
15

Doubt

February 15, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
16

Doubt

February 16, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
A roller coaster of suspicion, accusation and defense!
17

Winter Vacation

February 17, 2014 to February 23, 2014
(All day)
17

Circle K International Weekly Meeting

February 17, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
113 Upperclass Hall, Gorham campus
18

Mindfulness Group

February 18, 2014
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Multipurpose Room, Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex, Portland
Come join USM's Mindfulness Group to learn about the practice of mindful meditation.
18

Flatbread Fundraiser - Casco Bay Fishing and Island Community Partnership/USM School of Nursing

February 18, 2014
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Flatbread Pizza, 72 Commercial Street, Portland
The money raised from this event goes towards supplies needed for health screening and flu shots for the local fishing community
19

USM Enactus Weekly Meeting

February 19, 2014
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
Luther Bonney, Room 310, Portland
Enactus is an international non-profit organization that brings together the top leaders of today and tomorrow to create a better, more sustainable world.
19

Students of Economic Interest Weekly Meeting

February 19, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
520 Glickkan Library, Portland
Weekly meeting of Students of Economic Interest. We talk about economics and have fun doing so.
24

Classes Resume

February 24, 2014
8:00 AM
24

English Student Association (ESA) Weekly Meeting

February 24, 2014
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Room 319, Glickman Library, Portland
24

Senior Week Committee Meeting

February 24, 2014
2:45 PM to 3:45 PM
Conference Room, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Help plan Senior Week for the Class of 2014!
24

Affordable Care Act presentation and sign up at USM

February 24, 2014
6:00 PM
Room 113 Masterton Hall, USM Portland campus
Learn about health insurance options and sign up for coverage at this Affordable Care Act event.
24

Premiere Party for Rupaul's Drag Race, Season 6

February 24, 2014
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center, Lower Level
Rupaul's Drag Race is back, Heathers! Come join us in lower Brooks Center in Gorham for the premiere of season 6! There WILL be snacks!
25

We’re flipping crazy: The Chemistry Flipped Classroom Experience

February 25, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
110 Abromson Community Education Center, USM Portland Campus
CTEL Speaker Series: Faculty Presentation - The Chemistry Flipped Classroom Experience with faculty members Luci Benedict and Jim Ford.
25

Sociology Club Weekly Meetings

February 25, 2014
1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Sociology House Conference Room, 120 Bedford Street, Portland
Weekly sociology group meeting
25

SCUBA Club Monthly Meeting

February 25, 2014
4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Lecture Hall 165, Science Building
Monthly meeting of the SCUBA club.
25

Noche Mexicana with Student Nurses' Organization

February 25, 2014
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, Brown Street, Portland
This dinner is a fundraiser for our group to hopefully attend a national convention in Nashville, TN. 15% of all proceeds that are brought in for SNO will come back to our group!
25

Southern Maine Navigators Nav Night

February 25, 2014
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
10 Bailey Hall, Gorham
26

Cyber Security Organization Weekly Meeting

February 26, 2014
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Science Building, 2nd Floor, Research Wing, Portland
26

Tabling for Healthy Relationships

February 26, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brooks Dining Hall on the Gorham Campus
It's healthy relationships block! Come participate in some fun activities!
26

Table Talk with Religious and Spiritual Life

February 26, 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.
26

Accounting Society

February 26, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
42 Payson Smith, Portland
Weekly USM Accounting Society meetings
26

Political Science Student Association Weekly Meeting

February 26, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
55 Exeter St, Political Science House, Portland
The Political Science Student Association hosts weekly meetings as a time for planning events and trips but primarily for our own discussion of current events in politics. However, topics are not limited to only current events, anything political is on the table for discussion.
26

International Relations Association Meeting

February 26, 2014
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 42, Payson Smith, Portland
Student organization centered on discussing international issues as well as creating events and attending model UN conferences.
26

Queer Straight Alliance Weekly Meeting

February 26, 2014
7:30 PM to 8:40 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Discuss, plan, and participate in queer events on campus at QSA meetings!
27

Tabling for Healthy Relationships

February 27, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Portland Campus
It's healthy relationships block! Come participate in some fun activities!
27

Geography/Anthropology Student Association Weekly Meeting

February 27, 2014
12:15 PM to 1:00 PM
300 Bailey Hall, Gorham
Meeting every week to discuss Geography/Anthropology.
27

Student Led Women's Group

February 27, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
235 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland
Student led women's group dedicated to creating a safe and open space for female students on campus.
28

Foundations of Service-Learning Pedagogy

February 28, 2014
9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
113 Wishcamper
Service Learning Engaged Teaching Spring 2014 Series with faculty member Paula Gerstenblatt and USM's office of Community Based Learning
28

Board of Student Organizations Meeting

February 28, 2014
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Talbot Auditorium, Luther Bonney Hall, Portland
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Student Senate Meeting

February 28, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
423/424 Glickman Library, Portland
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ASL Explicit Language Class

February 28, 2014
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
ASL Lab, 49 Exeter Street, Portland
This class will provide students with knowledge of explicit signs in American Sign Language that are used in modern dialog.
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Anime Club

February 28, 2014
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 403, Baily Hall, Gorham
Anime Club is a organisation where you can meet, discuss and watch anime (animation) with people who have similar interest as you do.
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