Calendar

All Events for November 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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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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Supportive ART Hours

November 1, 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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Equality, Democracy, and Higher Education

November 1, 2017
12:00 PM
Hannaford Hall, 88 Bedford Street, Portland
In this talk, Campus Compact president Andrew Seligsohn, examines the significance of equality, its implications for democracy and the obligations it imposes on colleges and universities.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 1, 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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Eight Planets and Counting

November 1, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An odyssey through the solar system from the solar core to the outer planets.
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Disney Trivia

November 1, 2017
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center - USM Gorham Campus
How well do you know Disney? Come to Lower Brooks and find out by playing Disney Trivia with Student Activities! Free with USM ID.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 2, 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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Into the Deep

November 2, 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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Speak Up! Speak Out! Advocacy Training

November 2, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center
This FREE advocacy training for young people in recovery and recovery allies will focus on how to advocate for recovery friendly communities in Maine.
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"We might climb a tree, at least": A Maine Museum of Photographic Arts Exhibition to Commemorate the Birth of Henry David Thoreau

November 2, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor Glickman, Portland campus
"We might climb a tree, at least": A Maine Museum of Photographic Arts Exhibition to Commemorate the Birth of Henry David Thoreau
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When You've Got it, You've Got it

November 2, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Talbot Auditorium, Luther Bonney Hall, Portland Campus
A special screening of When You've Got it, You've Got it, co-written by Dennis Gilbert, Media Studies lecturer and USM's Free Press advisor will be held November 2, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Luther Bonney's Talbot Auditorium on the Portland Campus.
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GCAB Jail Ball Night

November 2, 2017
8:00 PM
Costello Field House
GCAB Presents Jail Ball, a varient on Dodgeball where those who are out go to Jail and must catch a ball to get back in. Sink a ball in the basket however and free all those in the cell. Free with USM Student ID.
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

November 3, 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

November 3, 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

November 3, 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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Talk by Visiting Artist Martin Weinstein

November 3, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Burnham Lounge, Robie Andrews Hall, Gorham
Talk by Visiting Artist Martin Weinstein, currently featured in the "Resonance and Memory" exhibition at the Art Gallery in Gorham.
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Peer Photography

November 3, 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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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Plymouth St.

November 3, 2017
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Friday Night Photoshop

November 3, 2017
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
241 Luther Bonney
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Hobart vs. Southern Me.

November 3, 2017
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Planet Nine

November 3, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new show about the search for "Planet Nine," the hypothesized planet that might exist beyond Neptune's orbit.
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FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Barry Saunders “Classically Sax”

November 3, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Barry Saunders has assembled fellow musicians to highlight the saxophone, include several major works for saxophone with piano accompaniment, and several pieces for saxophone in a chamber music setting.
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Into the Deep

November 3, 2017
8:30 PM to 9:30 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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(Wrestling) Bridgewater State

November 4, 2017
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 4, 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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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at New England Col.

November 4, 2017
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Planet Nine

November 4, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new show about the search for "Planet Nine," the hypothesized planet that might exist beyond Neptune's orbit.
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Skidmore vs. Southern Me.

November 4, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert Lehmann and Ben Richmond

November 4, 2017
8:00 PM
Gorham Middle School Auditorium, 106 Weeks Road, Gorham
The Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Robert Lehmann will perform their fall concert at the Gorham Middle School Audititorium.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 5, 2017
12:00 AM 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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Lenny and John at 100: USM Concert Band Conducted by Trae Blanco

November 5, 2017
2:00 PM
McCormack Performing Arts Center, 41 Morrill Ave., Gorham
The November 5 Concert Band concert features Mariana Mihai-Zoeter, soprano and SSG Chris Leslie, euphonium, West Point Band, as we celebrate two great Americans, John F. Kennedy and Leonard Bernstein.
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Planet Nine

November 5, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new show about the search for "Planet Nine," the hypothesized planet that might exist beyond Neptune's orbit.
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Ed Reichert Musical Theatre Studio Recital

November 5, 2017
5:00 PM
Gorham
The USM School of Music presents the music theatre students of Ed Reichert in a studio recital featuring some of our favorite tunes.
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Symantha Morales Senior Recital

November 5, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents music education major Symantha Morales in her senior voice recital. Symantha is a student of Scott Wheatley.
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POW/MIA Flag Raising Ceremony

November 6, 2017
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
Flag pole, Payson Smith Hall - Portland campus or Gorham campus
Veterans Day Flag Raising Ceremony on November 6, 2017.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

November 6, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A father and daughter travel back to the era of the dinosaurs. During their exciting adventure, they learn about the origins of flight.
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Mindful Mondays

November 6, 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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SMART Recovery

November 6, 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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Smashing Pumpkins

November 6, 2017
4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Upper Brooks Dining Hall
Bring your Halloween pumpkins to the Brooks Dining Hall for a fun night of pumpkin smashing!
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Overdose Prevention & Response Training

November 6, 2017
5:30 PM to 7:05 PM
The Recovery Oriented Campus Center- Common Room
This training is designed to educate and assist people with the skills needed to effectively identify and respond to an opiate overdose.
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NAMI on Campus

November 6, 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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Lunch & Learn: Military Sexual Trauma

November 7, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
237 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland campus
Please join us for a conversation about Military Sexual Trauma presented by the Lewiston and Portland Vet Centers.
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Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

November 7, 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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ROCC Formation

November 7, 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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Racial Equity, Nonprofit Programming & Implicit Bias

November 7, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
133 Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus
USM Gloria S. Duclos Convocation, the Muskie School and the Data Innovation Project will host Laura Ligouri, Lecturer at Bates College and Executive Director and Founder of Mindbridge, who will give a talk on Racial Equity, Nonprofit Programming & Implicit Bias.
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Eat Your Art Out

November 7, 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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USM Jazz Combos Perform at One Longfellow Square

November 7, 2017
7:00 PM
One Longfellow Square, Portland, Maine
On Tuesday, November 7, several USM Jazz Combos under the direction of School of Music jazz faculty members, Gary Wittner, Bronek Suchanek and Chris Klaxton will perform a diverse and memorable show, a collaborative effort between OLS and USM to showcase the USM School of Music's jazz program.
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Quidditch

November 7, 2017
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Hill Gymnasium
Join us for a fun evening of quidditch at the Hill Gymnasium!!!
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Supportive ART Hours

November 8, 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

November 8, 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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Eight Planets and Counting

November 8, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An odyssey through the solar system from the solar core to the outer planets.
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Thanksgiving Fundraiser

November 9, 2017
11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Woodbury Campus Center
USM's Husky Veterans student group is hosting a Thanksgiving fundraiser on Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 1100-1330. Please stop by to support the Husky Veterans and the local Volunteers of America chapter in helping to fight veteran homelessness.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 9, 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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Two Small Pieces of Glass

November 9, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A show about the science and history of telescopes!
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Student Support Network Training

November 9, 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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All Recovery Group

November 9, 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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Nostalgia Night

November 9, 2017
9:00 PM
Lower Brooks
GCAB Presents a Throwback Thursday with Nostalgia Night! Free with USM Student ID or $5 for the public.
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Leaf Raking Fundraiser

November 10, 2017 to November 12, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
The Athletic Training Student Association will rake leaves to raise funds.
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Veteran's Day Project

November 10, 2017
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Evergreen Cemetery
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Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step

November 10, 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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(Women's Ice Hockey) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

November 10, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

November 10, 2017
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Planet Nine

November 10, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new show about the search for "Planet Nine," the hypothesized planet that might exist beyond Neptune's orbit.
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(Men's Cross Country) NCAA Regional Championships

November 11, 2017
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
The NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Cross Country New England Regional Championships come back to Gorham, Maine, for the first time since 2013 this Saturday (November 11) when the University of Southern Maine hosts the annual event at the Gorham Country Club.
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(Women's Cross Country) NCAA Regional Championships

November 11, 2017
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
he NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Cross Country New England Regional Championships come back to Gorham, Maine, for the first time since 2013 this Saturday (November 11) when the University of Southern Maine hosts the annual event at the Gorham Country Club.
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(Wrestling) Roger Williams Invitational

November 11, 2017
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 11, 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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(Women's Ice Hockey) Salve Regina vs. Southern Me.

November 11, 2017
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Planet Nine

November 11, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new show about the search for "Planet Nine," the hypothesized planet that might exist beyond Neptune's orbit.
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Babson vs. Southern Me.

November 11, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 12, 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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Space Park 360 Infinity!

November 12, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
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Lunch & Learn about Unum's entry level employment opportunities

November 13, 2017
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
326 Luther Bonney Hall (presentation; 11:45am-1pm); 147 Luther Bonney Hall (individual appointments; 1-4pm)
You are invited to a lunch and learn with Unum. Come have a free lunch and learn about Unum's entry level employment opportunities available to USM students. Students can sign up for optional 15-20 minute appointments to meet with a Unum representative from 1-4 pm.
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Mindful Mondays

November 13, 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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Space Park 360 Infinity!

November 13, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Wild, full dome thrill rides through the solar system!
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NAMI on Campus

November 13, 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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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

November 14, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs!
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Revitalizing Rural Maine: A panel discussion

November 14, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
133 Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus
The Muskie School Student Organization will be hosting a panel discussion titled, "Revitalizing Rural Maine", in coordination with the USM Muskie School/Cutler Institute's Maine Rural Health Research Center to celebrate the Center's 25th anniversary.
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Eat Your Art Out

November 14, 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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USM Vocal Jazz Ensembles Directed by Taylor O'Donnell

November 14, 2017
7:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM Vocal Jazz Ensemble, directed by Taylor O'Donnell, will perform intricate arrangements of jazz standards, as well as pieces written specifically for vocal jazz ensembles.
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Supportive ART Hours

November 15, 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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USM Blood Drive - Gorham

November 15, 2017
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
37 College Avenue, Gorham, Maine
Join fellow USM students on the Gorham campus to donate blood!
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 15, 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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Eight Planets and Counting

November 15, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An odyssey through the solar system from the solar core to the outer planets.
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Closing Maine's Hunger Gap: Exploring Myths, Realities, Solutions

November 15, 2017
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Library, Portland Campus
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at U. of New England

November 15, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at U. of New England

November 15, 2017
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Country Dance

November 15, 2017
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center - USM Gorham Campus
Learn some country dance moves with Student Activites! Free with USM ID
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 16, 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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NAMI on Campus

November 16, 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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Planet Nine

November 16, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new show about the search for "Planet Nine," the hypothesized planet that might exist beyond Neptune's orbit.
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One Year Anniversary Celebration- Open House

November 16, 2017
3:00 PM to 5:30 PM
The ROCC- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Join us at The Recovery Oriented Campus Center for an Open House to Celebrate Our 1 Year Anniversary! Thursday, Nov. 16th 3:00-5:30pm. With a welcome & greetings from our students, then enjoy refreshments, tour “The ROCC”, network and celebrate with your community!
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Visiting Artist: Ken Peplowski with Tom Snow, masterclass

November 16, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
World class jazz clarinetist Ken Peplowski performs at Corthell Hall with one of New England's finest pianists, Tom Snow.
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"We might climb a tree, at least.' - H. D. Thoreau Bicentennial Exhibit

November 16, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
7th floor University Events Room, Glickman Library
“We might climb a tree, at least.” H. D. Thoreau Exhibition, Conversation and Panel Thursday, November 16, 6pm - 8pm 7th floor Events Room
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Science Lecture: "Climate Change in Maine: What do we do now?"

November 16, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A science lecture about the ramifications of climate change in Maine.
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USM Youth Ensembles Fall Instrumental Concert

November 16, 2017
7:00 PM
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street, Portland, Maine
The University of Southern Maine (USM) Youth Ensembles, Portland's outstanding regional youth music performance program, will perform their annual Fall instrumental concert at Merrill Auditorium.
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Board of Student Organizations (BSO) Meeting

November 17, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Luther Bonney 241
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 (11/13).
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

November 17, 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

November 17, 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

November 17, 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

November 17, 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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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Norwich

November 17, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Giving Thanks for Recovery- Potluck & Karaoke

November 17, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
This holiday season, the ROCC will celebrate together, with a Potluck and Karaoke. Join us Friday the 17th: 5-7pm, for food, fun, laughter, and community! RSVP to anna.gardner@maine.edu. If you bring a dish, please have a list of ingredients for anyone with food allergies.
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Friday Night Photoshop

November 17, 2017
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
241 Luther Bonney
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

November 17, 2017
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Planet Nine

November 17, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new show about the search for "Planet Nine," the hypothesized planet that might exist beyond Neptune's orbit.
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FACULTY CONCERT: Portland Jazz Orchestra directed by Christopher Oberholtzer

November 17, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
On Friday, November 20, professor of music Chris Oberholtzer leads Maine’s premier big band, the Portland Jazz Orchestra in a concert that features original compositions and arrangements by members of the band.
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Hubble Vision 2

November 17, 2017
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
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(Wrestling) Doug Parker Invitational

November 18, 2017
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 18, 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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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

November 18, 2017
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. vs. Smith

November 18, 2017
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Hubble Vision 2

November 18, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Norwich

November 18, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Opera Workshop Performance: The NEW Orient Express-All aboard for OPERA!

November 18, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The NEW Orient Express-All aboard for OPERA! Discover the famous opera houses from each of the important cities where this famous train stops.
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Coast Guard

November 18, 2017
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 19, 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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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Connecticut Col.

November 19, 2017
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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(Women's Basketball) Castleton vs. Southern Me.

November 19, 2017
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Hubble Vision 2

November 19, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
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Celestial Sounds: University Chorale, Southern Maine Children’s Choir and Southern Maine Youth Chorale

November 19, 2017
5:00 PM
State Street Church, 159 State Street, Portland
The “Celestial Sounds” concert will be an uplifting musical experience that is designed to reach a broad audience. Works to be featured include classical composers such as Haydn and Mozart as well as more contemporary works including a Broadway medley.
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Mindful Mondays

November 20, 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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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

November 20, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs!
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SMART Recovery

November 20, 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

November 20, 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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Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

November 21, 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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Eat Your Art Out

November 21, 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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(Women's Basketball) Bates vs. Southern Me.

November 21, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Colby

November 21, 2017
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Salem St. vs. Southern Me.

November 21, 2017
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Bates vs. Southern Me.

November 21, 2017
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Supportive ART Hours

November 22, 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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Volunteer at Partners For World Health

November 23, 2017
7:30 AM to 10:30 AM
40 Walch Drive, Portland
There's a couple of key events coming up in the coming weeks and we could use a hand to make it happen.
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Road of Happy Destiny Open 12-Step

November 24, 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.
25

Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 25, 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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Season of Light Full dome show

November 25, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual holiday show now in full dome format!
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at U. of New England

November 25, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 26, 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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(Men's Ice Hockey) Wentworth vs. Southern Me.

November 26, 2017
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Season of Light Full dome show

November 26, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual holiday show now in full dome format!
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Saint Joseph's (Me.)

November 26, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Saint Joseph's (Me.)

November 26, 2017
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

November 27, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs!
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Mindful Mondays

November 27, 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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NAMI on Campus

November 27, 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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Keith Crook Classical Guitar Studio Recital

November 27, 2017
8:10 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents the classical guitar students of Keith Crook in a studio recital.
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Mark Gibson Residency - Opera Master Class

November 28, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
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Mark Gibson Residency - Five Master Classes, Piano, Opera, and Conducting

November 28, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
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By the Slice

November 28, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Brooks Student Center & Woodbury Campus Center
This is Financial Literacy 101 but better, because we'll bring the pizza!
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Eight Planets and Counting

November 28, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An odyssey through the solar system from the solar core to the outer planets.
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Mark Gibson Residency - Piano Master Class

November 28, 2017
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
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Mark Gibson Residency - Five Master Classes, Piano, Opera, and Conducting

November 28, 2017
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
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LGBTQ+ Recovery

November 28, 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

November 28, 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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(Women's Basketball) Bowdoin vs. Southern Me.

November 28, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Say Now: Report Back from Women's Conferences

November 28, 2017
7:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th floor Glickman Library, USM Portland
Gatherings have been held around the State and Country to build vision and skills for movements for social justice. On November 28, USM WGS will host a “Report Back”, a space to share ideas and tools from conferences nationally and locally.
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(Men's Basketball) Bowdoin vs. Southern Me.

November 28, 2017
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Joyous Sounds for a Festive Season: USM Chamber Singers

November 28, 2017
7:30 PM
Williston-Immanuel United Church, 156 High Street, Portland, Maine
The USM Chamber Singers present their popular Fall concert, Joyous Sounds for a Festive Season, conducted by Nicolás Alberto Dosman.
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Supportive ART Hours

November 29, 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.
29

Mark Gibson Residency - Conducting Master Class

November 29, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
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Mark Gibson Residency - Five Master Classes, Piano, Opera, and Conducting

November 29, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
29

2017 Husky Harvest

November 29, 2017
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center
Join us on November 29th from 11am to 2pm at the Woodbury Campus Center in Portland for a festival that encourages multi-cultural engagement, exchange, education, and understanding through the sharing of food. The event is free and open to the public!
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USM Blood Drive - Portland

November 29, 2017
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
60 Falmouth Street, Portland, Maine
Join other USM students on the Portland campus to donate blood through the American Red Cross!
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Husky Harvest 2017

November 29, 2017
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center
Join us on November 29th from 11am to 2pm at the Woodbury Campus Center in Portland for a festival that encourages multi-cultural engagement, exchange, education, and understanding through the sharing of food. Event is free and open to the public!
29

Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 29, 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
29

Natural Selection

November 29, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new full dome show about Charles Darwin's fantastic voyage aboard the HMS Beagle to discover the wonders of the natural world.
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Mark Gibson Residency - Open Rehearsal with the USM Wind Ensemble

November 29, 2017
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
29

Mark Gibson Residency - Five Master Classes, Piano, Opera, and Conducting

November 29, 2017
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
29

Mark Gibson Residency - Conducting Master Class with Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra

November 29, 2017
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
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Mark Gibson Residency - Five Master Classes, Piano, Opera, and Conducting

November 29, 2017
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Internationally acclaimed conductor/pianist Mark Gibson will present two days of master classes in conducting, opera and piano.
29

Glow in the Dark Yoga Party

November 29, 2017
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center - USM Gorham Campus
Stretch out and do some yoga with your friends in Lower Brooks! Free with USM ID
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Art Education B.F.A. 2017 Senior Exhibition, November 30th - December 15th

November 30, 2017 to December 15, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Kidder Gallery, Robie-Andrews Hall, 37 College Avenue, Gorham Campus, Maine.
Kidder Gallery, Robie-Andrews Hall, 37 College Avenue, Gorham Campus, Maine. Featuring Graduating Art Ed. BFA Artists: Kelly Foley, Liza Stratton, and Erin Sturgeon.
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USM Blood Drive - Gorham

November 30, 2017
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
37 College Ave Gorham, Maine
Join other USM students on the Gorham campus to donate blood through the American Red Cross!
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Home Depot On Campus

November 30, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Luther Bonney Lobby
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

November 30, 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

November 30, 2017
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
128 Wishcamper Center
Join the Muskie School for a lunch time presentation on "The future of Casco Bay salt marshes: Using coastal restoration and modeling to guide restoration and policy" by Dr. Curtis Bohlen, Director of the Casco Bay Estuary Partnership.
30

Season of Light Full dome show

November 30, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Our annual holiday show now in full dome format!
30

Student Support Network Training

November 30, 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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"How Should One Fight Fascism Today?"

November 30, 2017
4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Wishcamper 133
"How Should One Fight Fascism Today?" Lecture by Mark Bray (Dartmouth College)
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All Recovery Group

November 30, 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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Art Education B.F.A. 2017 Senior Exhibition Opening Reception

November 30, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Kidder Gallery, Robie-Andrews Hall, 37 College Avenue, Gorham, Maine.
Opening Reception November 30th from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Kidder Gallery, Robie-Andrews Hall, 37 College Avenue, Gorham, Maine.
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Beyond the Fear: The Truth about Sports-related Concussions

November 30, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Hannaford Hall, Portland Campus
Please join USM Corporate Partners in welcoming world renowned expert Dr. Michael "Micky" Collins '91 back to campus for an engaging presentation on how evidence-based advances in the clinical management of concussions are helping athletes of all ages.
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USM Jazz Ensemble Directed by Christopher Oberholtzer

November 30, 2017
7:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM Jazz Ensemble, a full sized 17 piece big band, will present a program diverse in nature focusing on big band literature, contemporary as well as classic.
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Gingerbread Decorating

November 30, 2017
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center - USM Gorham Campus
Enjoy decorating delicious gingerbread in Lower Brooks. Event is free with USM ID!

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