Calendar

All Events for October 2017

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Book Arts Exhibition: Emily Ross '16

September 1, 2017 to November 30, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Pope-Cheney Art Studio, Located on the 1st Floor of the Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford St., Portland
Pope-Cheney Art Studio Exhibition: Emily Ross '16
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ART 342 Summer Book Arts Culminating Exhibition

September 7, 2017 to October 8, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Special Collections on the 6th floor, Glickman Family Library, 314 Forest Avenue, Porland Campus
Summer Book Arts class, ART 342, culminates in an exhibition of student made art books. Book Arts Exhibition runs from September 7 - October 8, 2017 at the Special Collections on the 6th floor, Glickman Family Library.
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Exhibition: TWENTY-SIX plus FIVE, Artist's Books by Elizabeth Berkana '86

October 1, 2017 to December 8, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
6th Floor, Glickman Family Library, Portland Campus
Elizabeth Berkana holds a BA in Art from the University of Southern Maine and an MA in Counseling Psychology from Antioch New England Graduate School. At USM she concentrated on printmaking, design and art history. She will soon add a Book Arts Minor to her original degree.
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Moles: What is Out There?

October 1, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
In this co-production of Albedo FullDome and Mediuscula, young children will be introduced to the fascinating world of astronomy in a fun, simple and very humorous way, hand in hand with Plato, a young mole.
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Moon Festival 2017

October 1, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Woodfords Club, 179 Woodfords St., Portland
Come celebrate the Chinese Moon Festival with a potluck dinner, music & dance performances, poetry & singing, Chinese crafts, and, of course, mooncakes!
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NAMI on Campus

October 2, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Some of the best support a student can receive is from peers. When students connect with one another, they can share common experiences and support each other through the transitions. NAMI on Campus helps make those connections happen.
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Moles: What is Out There?

October 2, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
In this co-production of Albedo FullDome and Mediuscula, young children will be introduced to the fascinating world of astronomy in a fun, simple and very humorous way, hand in hand with Plato, a young mole.
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Mindful Mondays

October 2, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Your Enlightened Side. An Intro to Meditation. Learn Yoga, meditation & breathing techniques to release stress and ease into a restful state of mind.
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 3, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Payson 202, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 3, 2017
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Payson 1, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 3, 2017
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Bailey 201, Gorham Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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LGBTQ+ Recovery

October 3, 2017
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
The ROCC
LGBTQ+ Recovery is a peer-led group for members of the lgbtq+ community who have experience with mental health and substance use disorders. We are accepting of all queer identities and pathways to recovery.
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ROCC Formation

October 3, 2017
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
The ROCC
The ROCC Formation is a meeting group for all current ROCC peers and anyone interested in the ROCC. This is a time to come together for community formation.
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Eat Your Art Out

October 3, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Eat Your Art Out is a peer support group with arts and crafts and creative expression to improve mental health and emotional well-being.
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The 2017 German Elections

October 3, 2017
5:15 PM to 7:30 PM
UER, 7th Floor, Glickman Library
A panel discussion analyzing the 2017 German Elections will take place on Oct 3rd from 5:15-7:30 in the UER, Glickman Library.
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Global Health Education Forum

October 3, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
40 Walch Drive, Portland
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Supportive ART Hours

October 4, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center (The ROCC)
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center offers space where you and others can draw and paint. During Supportive Art Hours there will be an Art Support Person, who is available at The ROCC to help you get set up in a space, with art supplies to paint or draw, or explore your artistic freedom.
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Time Space

October 4, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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Climate Action Now Talk/Workshop

October 4, 2017
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Talbot Hall in Luther Bonney
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 5, 2017
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Fall Semester USM Faculty Reception and Social

October 5, 2017
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
President's House, Gorham
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All Recovery Group

October 5, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center -Top Floor of Sullivan. Portland Campus
The All Recovery Support Meetings philosophy is based upon the idea that although there are many unique pathways to recovery. Recovery impacts all of us, our families and our communities. We can heal together!
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape Opening Reception

October 5, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Art Gallery
Join us for the USM Art Gallery Opening Reception for "Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape" Oct 5, 5-7 pm, Gallery talk at 6:15 pm by art critic Dominique Nahas
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Beneath the Trenches: An Exploration of the Caves of Chemin des Dames

October 5, 2017
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education
Author Richard Rubin will talk about his exploration of the subterranean chalk mines along the Chemin des Dames in Picardy, France.
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Board of Student Organizations (BSO) Meeting

October 6, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Luther Bonney 241 (Portland)
Attendance at the BSO meetings is required for student organizations that are recognized by the BSO. Proposals to be considered at this meeting must be submitted by 4:30 PM the Monday prior (10/2).
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

October 6, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Come to the ROCC for Coffee hour and Peer Mentor Training on Fridays from 10-11am. This training provides information about recovery, how recovery has been supported within the college environment, and some complicating factors that might emerge with students as they travel their path of recovery.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 6, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step

October 6, 2017
12:00 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center
The Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step meeting is a Big Book based meeting open to anyone who wishes to learn about the book, the steps, and sponsorship.
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Visiting Critic Talk: Doing and Undergoing-The Artist's Creed

October 6, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham
Hear art critic Dominique Nahas discuss how one can learn to fully engage, not control, the imagination.
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Peer Photography

October 6, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center (ROCC) — Top floor of Sullivan
Peer photography is a group of peer students that meet weekly at the ROCC to share a passion in photography. All skill levels are welcome, and all peers must supply their own camera. Come join us to take, share, and discuss photography!
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Time Space

October 6, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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Hubble Vision 2

October 6, 2017
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
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2017 USM All State Boot Camp for Youth Musicians

October 7, 2017
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Youth Musicians, Register Now for 2017 USM All State Boot Camp on October 7.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 7, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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15th Annual Old-Fashioned Outdoor Band Concert

October 7, 2017
1:00 PM
On the green outside of Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The 15th annual Old-Fashioned Outdoor Band Concert kicks off the year long celebration of America's great artist, Leonard Bernstein, in the celebration Bernstein at 100!
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Hubble Vision 2

October 7, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 8, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Hubble Vision 2

October 8, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
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Mindful Mondays

October 9, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Your Enlightened Side. An Intro to Meditation. Learn Yoga, meditation & breathing techniques to release stress and ease into a restful state of mind.
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Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

October 9, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
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SMART Recovery

October 9, 2017
4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center -Top Floor of Sullivan. Portland Campus
SMART Recovery is a self-empowering addiction recovery support group. Meetings are educational, supportive and include open discussions.
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NAMI on Campus

October 9, 2017
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Some of the best support a student can receive is from peers. When students connect with one another, they can share common experiences and support each other through the transitions. NAMI on Campus helps make those connections happen.
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LGBTQ+ Recovery

October 10, 2017
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
The ROCC
LGBTQ+ Recovery is a peer-led group for members of the lgbtq+ community who have experience with mental health and substance use disorders. We are accepting of all queer identities and pathways to recovery.
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Eat Your Art Out

October 10, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Eat Your Art Out is a peer support group with arts and crafts and creative expression to improve mental health and emotional well-being.
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Supportive ART Hours

October 11, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center (The ROCC)
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center offers space where you and others can draw and paint. During Supportive Art Hours there will be an Art Support Person, who is available at The ROCC to help you get set up in a space, with art supplies to paint or draw, or explore your artistic freedom.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 11, 2017
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 11, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Payson 200, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 11, 2017
12:10 PM to 1:10 PM
Bailey 402, Gorham Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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Time Space

October 11, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 11, 2017
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Payson 208, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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3rd Annual JAM Fest!

October 11, 2017
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
156 State St, Portland, ME 04101
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 12, 2017
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Time Space

October 12, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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Student Support Network Training

October 12, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center
The SSN training offers a significant opportunity for students to help and be helped by one another, while simultaneously shaping the culture at USM to promote civility, caring, and student engagement
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All Recovery Group

October 12, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center -Top Floor of Sullivan. Portland Campus
The All Recovery Support Meetings philosophy is based upon the idea that although there are many unique pathways to recovery. Recovery impacts all of us, our families and our communities. We can heal together!
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National Council of Jewish Women Southern Maine Section and Immigration

October 12, 2017
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library, Portland Campus
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

October 13, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Come to the ROCC for Coffee hour and Peer Mentor Training on Fridays from 10-11am. This training provides information about recovery, how recovery has been supported within the college environment, and some complicating factors that might emerge with students as they travel their path of recovery.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 13, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step

October 13, 2017
12:00 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center
The Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step meeting is a Big Book based meeting open to anyone who wishes to learn about the book, the steps, and sponsorship.
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Peer Photography

October 13, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center (ROCC) — Top floor of Sullivan
Peer photography is a group of peer students that meet weekly at the ROCC to share a passion in photography. All skill levels are welcome, and all peers must supply their own camera. Come join us to take, share, and discuss photography!
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Time Space

October 13, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Laura Kargul in Concert - A Night at the Opera

October 13, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Piano and opera fans alike will be captivated as Laura Kargul brings the drama and lyricism of opera to her performance.
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Two Small Pieces of Glass

October 13, 2017
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A show about the science and history of telescopes!
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Second Annual CCD Faculty/Staff Apple Picking Event

October 14, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
276 Gloucester Hill Rd, New Gloucester, ME 04260
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 14, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Kick The Stigma Kickball Tournament

October 15, 2017
11:00 AM
USM Costello Sports Complex, Gorham ME Campus
Let's KICK the Stigma(s) surrounding Mental Health...Come join us for a fun filled day of kickball, games, prizes, food, and more...
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"Kick the Stigma" Kickball Tournament

October 15, 2017
11:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex
Join USM SAAC, The ROCC, Husky Vets, & University Counseling Services for the "Kick the Stigma" Kickball Tournament on Sunday, October 15. Fun, prizes, and a tourney champ!
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 15, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Into the Deep

October 15, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome exploration of the deep sea. Discover the strange creatures and gorgeous realms that lay hidden beneath the ocean surface
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Mindful Mondays

October 16, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Your Enlightened Side. An Intro to Meditation. Learn Yoga, meditation & breathing techniques to release stress and ease into a restful state of mind.
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Into the Deep

October 16, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome exploration of the deep sea. Discover the strange creatures and gorgeous realms that lay hidden beneath the ocean surface
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NAMI on Campus

October 16, 2017
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Some of the best support a student can receive is from peers. When students connect with one another, they can share common experiences and support each other through the transitions. NAMI on Campus helps make those connections happen.
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Reading Matters to Maine

October 16, 2017
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
USM Glickman Library, 7th Floor 314 Forest Ave., Portland
This Conversation will be most helpful to any parent, school psychologist, classroom teacher, special education provider, adult or ELL teacher, administrator, speech & language personnel, literacy advocate—anyone who has responsibility for struggling readers of any age.
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Daughters of the Dust screening

October 16, 2017
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Talbot Lecture Hall
A multi-generational family in the Gullah community on the Sea Islands off of South Carolina – former West African slaves who adopted many of their ancestors’ Yoruba traditions – struggle to maintain their cultural heritage and folklore while contemplating a migration to the mainland.
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Into the Deep

October 17, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome exploration of the deep sea. Discover the strange creatures and gorgeous realms that lay hidden beneath the ocean surface
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LGBTQ+ Recovery

October 17, 2017
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
The ROCC
LGBTQ+ Recovery is a peer-led group for members of the lgbtq+ community who have experience with mental health and substance use disorders. We are accepting of all queer identities and pathways to recovery.
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Eat Your Art Out

October 17, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Eat Your Art Out is a peer support group with arts and crafts and creative expression to improve mental health and emotional well-being.
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Supportive ART Hours

October 18, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center (The ROCC)
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center offers space where you and others can draw and paint. During Supportive Art Hours there will be an Art Support Person, who is available at The ROCC to help you get set up in a space, with art supplies to paint or draw, or explore your artistic freedom.
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Closing Maine's Hunger Gap: Exploring Myths, Realities, Solutions

October 18, 2017
11:00 AM to 1:45 PM
First Parish Church, 425 Congress Street, Portland
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 18, 2017
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Time Space

October 18, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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Closing Maine's Hunger Gap: Exploring Myths, Realities, Solutions

October 18, 2017
2:15 PM to 5:15 PM
First Parish Church, 425 Congress Street, Portland
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NAMI on Campus

October 19, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Some of the best support a student can receive is from peers. When students connect with one another, they can share common experiences and support each other through the transitions. NAMI on Campus helps make those connections happen.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 19, 2017
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 19, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Payson 206, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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Time Space

October 19, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 19, 2017
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Payson 1, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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All Recovery Group

October 19, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center -Top Floor of Sullivan. Portland Campus
The All Recovery Support Meetings philosophy is based upon the idea that although there are many unique pathways to recovery. Recovery impacts all of us, our families and our communities. We can heal together!
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VISITING ARTIST: Dr. John Kratus - Contemporary Musicking Residency and Music Education Symposium

October 20, 2017
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The annual Music Education Symposium is open to music educators and the pubic interested in music education topics. This year, we are pleased to welcome John Kratus, a leading voice in creativity studies and innovation in music education.
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

October 20, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Come to the ROCC for Coffee hour and Peer Mentor Training on Fridays from 10-11am. This training provides information about recovery, how recovery has been supported within the college environment, and some complicating factors that might emerge with students as they travel their path of recovery.
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Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step

October 20, 2017
12:00 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center
The Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step meeting is a Big Book based meeting open to anyone who wishes to learn about the book, the steps, and sponsorship.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 20, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Peer Photography

October 20, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center (ROCC) — Top floor of Sullivan
Peer photography is a group of peer students that meet weekly at the ROCC to share a passion in photography. All skill levels are welcome, and all peers must supply their own camera. Come join us to take, share, and discuss photography!
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VISITING ARTIST: Dr. John Kratus - Contemporary Musicking Residency and Music Education Symposium

October 20, 2017
4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The annual Music Education Symposium is open to music educators and the pubic interested in music education topics. This year, we are pleased to welcome John Kratus, a leading voice in creativity studies and innovation in music education.
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Book Arts Lecture: Fresh Cuttings presented by Béatrice Coron

October 20, 2017
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library
Béatrice Coron will discuss her unique work of intricately cut designs.
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Game Night

October 20, 2017
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
The ROCC Makes Recovery FUN. Come join us at the Recovery Oriented Campus Center for Game Night! All are welcome - Those in recovery, those seeking recovery & Recovery Allies.
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Time Space

October 20, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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VISITING ARTIST: Dr. John Kratus - Contemporary Musicking Residency and Music Education Symposium

October 21, 2017
8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The annual Music Education Symposium is open to music educators and the pubic interested in music education topics. This year, we are pleased to welcome John Kratus, a leading voice in creativity studies and innovation in music education.
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Workshop: Cutting Edges with Béatrice Coron

October 21, 2017
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Multi-Purpose Room, Wishcamper Center, Portland
Through different exercises students will learn how to adapt reference images into papercuts.
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Henry David Thoreau and Maine: A Bicentennial Series at the University of Southern Maine

October 21, 2017
9:30 AM to 6:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor Glickman, Portland campus
Henry David Thoreau and Maine: A Bicentennial Series at the University of Southern Maine
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 21, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Earthquake!

October 21, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Earthquakes: evidence of a restless planet
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 22, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Earthquake!

October 22, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Earthquakes: evidence of a restless planet
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Gong Concert: Sacred Sound Journey into Space

October 22, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Todd Glacy returns to the Southworth Planetarium for a gong concert!
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 23, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Payson 200, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 23, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Bailey 320, Gorham Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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Mindful Mondays

October 23, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Your Enlightened Side. An Intro to Meditation. Learn Yoga, meditation & breathing techniques to release stress and ease into a restful state of mind.
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Earthquake!

October 23, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Earthquakes: evidence of a restless planet
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Intern Ready Workshop!

October 23, 2017
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Payson 208, Portland Campus
USM's Intern Ready Workshops are student internship preparation events leading up to the "Ready, Set, Intern!: USM's Internship Matching Fair" event to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, in the Abromson Community Center.
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VISITING ARTIST: Dr. Arlene Shrut , "Successful Auditioning" and Voice Master Class

October 23, 2017
3:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Visiting Artist, Dr. Arlene Shrut gives a lecture on “Successful Auditioning” as well as a voice master class, followed by a session of questions and answers.
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SMART Recovery

October 23, 2017
4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center -Top Floor of Sullivan. Portland Campus
SMART Recovery is a self-empowering addiction recovery support group. Meetings are educational, supportive and include open discussions.
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NAMI on Campus

October 23, 2017
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Some of the best support a student can receive is from peers. When students connect with one another, they can share common experiences and support each other through the transitions. NAMI on Campus helps make those connections happen.
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LGBTQ+ Recovery

October 24, 2017
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
The ROCC
LGBTQ+ Recovery is a peer-led group for members of the lgbtq+ community who have experience with mental health and substance use disorders. We are accepting of all queer identities and pathways to recovery.
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Eat Your Art Out

October 24, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Eat Your Art Out is a peer support group with arts and crafts and creative expression to improve mental health and emotional well-being.
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Supportive ART Hours

October 25, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center (The ROCC)
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center offers space where you and others can draw and paint. During Supportive Art Hours there will be an Art Support Person, who is available at The ROCC to help you get set up in a space, with art supplies to paint or draw, or explore your artistic freedom.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 25, 2017
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Time Space

October 25, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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LL Bean On Campus!

October 26, 2017
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Between Masterton Hall & Luther Bonney
Make your way to the LL Bean Boot located between Masteron Hall and Luther Bonney to speak with Monica Dentici and Kacie Barrett from LL Bean. Learn about LL Bean's seasonal, year-round and internship opportunities.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 26, 2017
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Muskie School Lunch & Learn Research Hour

October 26, 2017
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
128 Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus
Join us for a research presentation and discussion on "Little Ice Age catastrophic storms and the destruction of a Shetland Island community" by Matthew Bampton.
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Time Space

October 26, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
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Student Support Network Training

October 26, 2017
3:00 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center
The SSN training offers a significant opportunity for students to help and be helped by one another, while simultaneously shaping the culture at USM to promote civility, caring, and student engagement
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Ready, Set, Intern!: An Internship Matching Fair

October 26, 2017
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Abromson Center, Portland Campus
The USM Career & Employment Hub in collaboration with USM’s Corporate Partners, Project>Login and Live & Work in Maine, is proud to present: Ready, Set, Intern!: An Internship Matching Fair! Thursday, October 26th 4:00 PM -6:00 PM Abromson Center, on the USM Portland Campus
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All Recovery Group

October 26, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Community Center -Top Floor of Sullivan. Portland Campus
The All Recovery Support Meetings philosophy is based upon the idea that although there are many unique pathways to recovery. Recovery impacts all of us, our families and our communities. We can heal together!
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Henry David Thoreau: Surveyor of the Soul - A Film by Huey

October 26, 2017
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Talbot Auditorium, Luther Bonney Hall, Portland campus
Henry David Thoreau: Surveyor of the Soul
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Board of Student Organizations (BSO) Meeting

October 27, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bailey Hall 113 (Gorham)
Attendance at the BSO meetings is required for student organizations that are recognized by the BSO. Proposals to be considered at this meeting must be submitted by 4:30 PM the Monday prior (10/23).
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

October 27, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Come to the ROCC for Coffee hour and Peer Mentor Training on Fridays from 10-11am. This training provides information about recovery, how recovery has been supported within the college environment, and some complicating factors that might emerge with students as they travel their path of recovery.
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Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step

October 27, 2017
12:00 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center
The Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step meeting is a Big Book based meeting open to anyone who wishes to learn about the book, the steps, and sponsorship.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 27, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Peer Photography

October 27, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center (ROCC) — Top floor of Sullivan
Peer photography is a group of peer students that meet weekly at the ROCC to share a passion in photography. All skill levels are welcome, and all peers must supply their own camera. Come join us to take, share, and discuss photography!
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Friday Night Photoshop

October 27, 2017
6:00 PM to 9:25 PM
241 Luther Bonney
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In This Together

October 27, 2017
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Aura, Portland's Newest Event and Music Venue, 121 Center Street, Portland
An evening of inspiration, empowerment and unity. Help support Portland Planned of Northern New England!
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Fall Musical: "Of Thee I Sing" Directed by Edward Reichert

October 27, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
This all-American political satire focuses on the election campaign and Presidency of John P. Wintergreen, whose party, lacking a viable platform, runs on love.
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Shaping the Future of Portland

October 28, 2017
8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center, USM Portland Campus
The Center for Global Humanities is pleased to partner with the Portland Society for Architecture, Creative Portland, The Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce and USM's Muskie School of Public Service to host a half day workshop on shaping Portland's future.
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CMD+CTRL HACK-A-THON, Sponsored by L.L. BEAN, provided by SECURITY INNOVATION, and hosted by USM's Department of Technology

October 28, 2017
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Gorham Campus, John Mitchell Center
CMD+CTRL HACK-A-THON, Sponsored by L.L. BEAN, provided by SECURITY INNOVATION, and hosted by USM's Department of Technology. Saturday 10/28/17 - 9AM to 3 PM, at the John Mitchell Center in Gorham. *** FREE *** Sign up now > https://goo.gl/MoyvRQ
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 28, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Fall Musical: "Of Thee I Sing" Directed by Edward Reichert

October 28, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
This all-American political satire focuses on the election campaign and Presidency of John P. Wintergreen, whose party, lacking a viable platform, runs on love.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

October 29, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, 37 College Ave, Gorham
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape is a group exhibition where eight artists, in his or her own unique way, commemorates the profoundly mysterious, elusive, and imaginary qualities of landscape
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Annual Community Husky Halloween Party

October 29, 2017
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Hill Gymnasium | Costello Sports Complex | Gorham, Maine
Join USM Student-Athletes and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) on Sunday, October 29 (2-4 p.m.) for its Annual Community Husky Halloween Party. Free, and for children in grades five and under.
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Fall Musical: "Of Thee I Sing" Directed by Edward Reichert

October 29, 2017
2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
This all-American political satire focuses on the election campaign and Presidency of John P. Wintergreen, whose party, lacking a viable platform, runs on love.
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Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

October 29, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
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Mindful Mondays

October 30, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Your Enlightened Side. An Intro to Meditation. Learn Yoga, meditation & breathing techniques to release stress and ease into a restful state of mind.
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The Little Star That Could

October 30, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Follow an "average" yellow star as it travels through space seeking planets
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NAMI on Campus

October 30, 2017
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Some of the best support a student can receive is from peers. When students connect with one another, they can share common experiences and support each other through the transitions. NAMI on Campus helps make those connections happen.
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Single Stalls & Pronouns: What’s the Big Deal?

October 31, 2017
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Join us at the ROCC for a Gender Diversity Training & Discussion. Facilitators will help participants learn more about cisexism, language and terminology related to gender identity and gender expression. We'll explore how those with cisgender privilege can work to support more inclusive communities.
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LGBTQ+ Recovery

October 31, 2017
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
The ROCC
LGBTQ+ Recovery is a peer-led group for members of the lgbtq+ community who have experience with mental health and substance use disorders. We are accepting of all queer identities and pathways to recovery.
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Eat Your Art Out

October 31, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Top floor of Sullivan
Eat Your Art Out is a peer support group with arts and crafts and creative expression to improve mental health and emotional well-being.

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