Calendar

Public Events for October 2018

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Exhibition: Paper Birthday Party Hats by Book Artists

September 1, 2018 to November 30, 2018
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Pope-Cheney Art Studio,1st Floor of the Wishcamper Center
Exhibition of Paper Birthday Party Hats by Book Artists. This is part of a year-long celebration to commemorate the 10th Anniversary Birthday of the Kate Cheney Chappell ’83 Center for Book Arts.
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Macon Reed: Eulogy for the Dyke Bar

September 4, 2018 to December 7, 2018
(All day)
AREA Gallery, Portland
AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland, September 4-December 7. A colorful bar and playfully made accoutrements pay tribute to the disappearing dyke bar.
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Experience USM: Social Work

October 1, 2018
8:45 AM
Portland campus
An information session to learn more about the School of Social Work.
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Experience USM: Nursing

October 1, 2018
10:00 AM
Portland campus
A tour of our Simulation Lab, followed by an information session.
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Spanish Conversation Table

October 1, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
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Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

October 1, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
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(Men's Soccer) Southern Me. at U. of New England

October 1, 2018
6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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"Astronomy a la Carte" Night Session # 2: The Solar System

October 1, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The solar system is the focus of the 2nd class of "Astronomy a la Carte" Night Session.
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Introductory Star Dome Astronomy

October 2, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An introductory astronomy class for students.
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Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

October 2, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Me.-Farmington

October 2, 2018
3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
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(Women's Tennis) Worcester St. vs. Southern Me.

October 2, 2018
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Astronomy a la Carte # 4: The Sun

October 3, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Today's Astronomy a la Carte class focuses on the Sun.
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Information Session for Adult and Transfer Students

October 3, 2018
12:00 PM
Choose between the Portland or Lewiston campus when you register to attend
Tailored for adult and transfer students to explore our undergraduate majors, financial aid, scholarships, prior learning assessment, and the admission process.
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Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

October 3, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
3

ASL Club Portland Meetings

October 3, 2018
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Deaf Space, 410 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
3

(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Fitchburg St.

October 3, 2018
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
4

(Golf) MMA Mariner Invitational

October 4, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
4

Daniel Minter- OTHERED: Displaced from Malaga

October 4, 2018 to December 9, 2018
(All day)
Art Gallery, Gorham
Art Gallery, Gorham, Oct. 4-Dec. 9. Opening reception Oct. 4, 6-8 pm. Gallery talk at 6:15 pm. Art, photographs, and artifacts tell Malaga Island's complex story.
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Italian Conversation Table

October 4, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Italian for all levels. All are welcome.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 4, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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STEM Sisters @ Chai Chat (Gorham)

October 4, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Gorham Student Diversity Center (Brooks)
Join us for some Chai with Intercultural Student Affairs and enjoy learning about a different STEM topic through interactive, hands-on activities, demonstrations, and creations. Take something home for yourself, a friend, or a family member and show off your new skills.
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Daniel Minter- OTHERED Opening Reception

October 4, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham
Art Gallery, Gorham, Oct. 4-Dec. 9. Opening reception Oct. 4, 6-8 pm. Gallery talk at 6:15 pm. Art, photographs, and artifacts tell Malaga Island's complex story.
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Exhibition: The KCC’83 CBA Collection of Artist’s Books

October 5, 2018 to November 29, 2018
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
6th floor, Glickman Family Library
Exhibition: October 5- November 29, 2018 The KCC’83 CBA Collection of Artist’s Books 6th floor, Glickman Family Library Free and Open to the Public
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IXNOS: an exhibit about migration on Lesvos

October 5, 2018 to December 14, 2018
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
7th Floor Reading Room, Glickman Library
Former USM employee, Mary Snell, has co-curated the show IXNOS which features six of her photographs, plus a wonderful flag book made by Jessyca Broekman with text by Mary.
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Experience USM: Honors Program

October 5, 2018
1:00 PM
Portland campus
An information session and Q&A opportunity to learn more about life as an Honors student at USM.
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ASL Club Gorham Meetings

October 5, 2018
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Husky Hut, Lower Brooks, Gorham
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 5, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 5, 2018
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs
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(Women's Cross Country) St. Joseph's College

October 6, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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2018 All State Boot Camp for High School Instrumental Musicians

October 6, 2018
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham Campus
Opportunity to participate in master classes in All-State Instrumental Audition Preparation with USM School of Music faculty.
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(Women's Tennis) Western Conn. St. vs. Southern Me.

October 6, 2018
10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
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(Field Hockey) Western Conn. St. vs. Southern Me.

October 6, 2018
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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(Men's Soccer) Southern Me. at Mass.-Boston

October 6, 2018
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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(Women's Soccer) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

October 6, 2018
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 6, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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IXNOS: an exhibit about migration on Lesvos - Opening Reception

October 6, 2018
5:00 PM to 6:45 PM
7th Floor Reading Room, Glickman Library
Opening Reception for "IXNOS: an exhibit about migration on Lesvos"
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(Golf) Southern Maine Fall Classic

October 7, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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The Little Star That Could

October 7, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Follow an "average" yellow star as it travels through space seeking planets
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(Golf) Southern Maine Fall Classic

October 8, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 8, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs
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"Astronomy a la Carte" Night Session # 3: Autumn constellations

October 8, 2018
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Learn the autumn constellations during the third class of "Astronomy a la Carte" Night Session
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Introductory Star Dome Astronomy

October 9, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An introductory astronomy class for students.
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Two Small Pieces of Glass

October 9, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A show about the science and history of telescopes!
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Framingham St.

October 9, 2018
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Astronomy a la Carte # 5: Comets and Asteroids

October 10, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Learn about comets and asteroids during the Astronomy a la Carte # 5 class
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Natural Selection

October 10, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ASL Club Portland Meetings

October 10, 2018
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Deaf Space, 410 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
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(Women's Tennis) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

October 10, 2018
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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"This Land is Our Land: How We Lost the Right to Roam and How to Take It Back"

October 10, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
165 Science Building, Portland Campus
Lecture by Author, Ken Ilgunas, on the "Right to Roam"
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"This Land is Our Land: How We Lost the Right to Roam and How to Take It Back"

October 10, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 165 Science Building USM Portland Campus
Ken Ilgunas will talk about his hike across the Great Plains and how it inspired him to call for an American “right to roam.” Ilgunas calls into question our understanding of private property and provocatively proposes something unheard of: opening up American private property for public recreation.
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Keene St.

October 10, 2018
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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(Men's Soccer) Keene St. vs. Southern Me.

October 10, 2018
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Halloween Costume Sale

October 11, 2018
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Russell Hall Theatre lobby, Gorham campus
USM Theatre Halloween Costume Sale, Thurs. Oct 11 from 11am-4pm, Russell Hall, Gorham.
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Italian Conversation Table

October 11, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Italian for all levels. All are welcome.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 11, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Bates

October 11, 2018
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Chris Matthews from "Hardball" at Hannaford Hall

October 12, 2018
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
Hannaford Hall, USM Portland Campus
Chris Matthews, host of "Hardball" on MSNBC, is coming to USM! Please join the Muskie School of Public Service and the USM Foundation for this hour long talk at Hannaford Hall as Chris Matthews talks with USM President Glenn Cummings about his latest book, "Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit."
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October Food for Thought Luncheon Series

October 12, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
LAC Function Room 170
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ASL Club Gorham Meetings

October 12, 2018
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Husky Hut, Lower Brooks, Gorham
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
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Lecture: Building A Sustainable Visual Art Practice presented by Andrea Dezsö

October 12, 2018
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library
Andrea Dezsö is a visual artist who works across a broad range of media including drawing, painting, artist's books, embroidery, cut paper, animation, sculpture, site-specific installation and public art.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 12, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

October 12, 2018
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An Omni-dome show about the Interstellar Boundary Explorer
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(Women's Cross Country) Bowdoin 6K Meet

October 13, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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(Golf) GNAC Championship

October 13, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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(Men's Cross Country) Conn. College Invitational

October 13, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Workshop: Tunnel Books with Andrea Dezsö

October 13, 2018
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Luther-Bonney Hall 424
When popped open tunnel books reveal miniature, multi-layered worlds viewers can peek into as into dioramas. Structurally, tunnel books belong in the same family as carousel books and toy theaters and were extremely popular during the Victorian era.
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Piano Master Class With Inon Barnatan, a Collaboration With Portland Ovations

October 13, 2018
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
In a collaboration with Portland Ovations, this master class presents USM piano majors performing for critical feedback from Inon Barnatan, guest artist with Portland Ovations.
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(Women's Soccer) Mass.-Dartmouth vs. Southern Me.

October 13, 2018
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Hannaford Field | Gorham, Maine
Huskies' Athletics and its women's soccer and field hockey teams are partnering with USM's Campus Safety Project for Domestic Violence Awareness Games.
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16th Old-Fashioned Outdoor Band Concert

October 13, 2018
1:00 PM
On the green in front of Corthell Hall, Gorham campus
Join the Concert Band and our new director of bands, Dr. Jackie Townsend on our Homecoming Weekend in a traditional New England oudoor concert.
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(Men's Soccer) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

October 13, 2018
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Field Hockey) Westfield St. vs. Southern Me.

October 13, 2018
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hannaford Field | Gorham, Maine
Huskies' Athletics and its women's soccer and field hockey teams are partnering with USM's Campus Safety Project for Domestic Violence Awareness Games.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 13, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Women's Tennis) Southern Me. at Rhode Island Col.

October 13, 2018
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Nicole Ponte, Junior Voice Recital

October 13, 2018
5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents a student recital with Nicole Ponte, soprano. Nicole is a student of Ellen Chickering.
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(Golf) GNAC Championship

October 14, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 14, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs
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Spike the Stigma Volleyball Tournament | USM SAAC Support, Not Stigma Event

October 14, 2018
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hill Gymnasium | Costello Sports Complex | Gorham, Maine
Promoting mental health resources on campus, the “Spike the Stigma” volleyball tournament is sure to be action-packed, fun and a display of outstanding athleticism by all who participate. The event is free of charge and open to all USM community members.
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Spanish Conversation Table

October 15, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
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Journey to a Billion Suns

October 15, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore the galaxy with the GAIA spacecraft!
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French Conversation Table

October 15, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use French for all levels. All are welcome.
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"Astronomy a la Carte" Night Session # 4: Comets and asteroids

October 15, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Discover comets and asteroids in the fourth session of "Astronomy a la Carte" - Night Session
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Why Diversity is Good For Business

October 16, 2018
7:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Abromson Center, 2nd Floor
Join us for our opening event of the season, where we’ll explore the opportunities and challenges of creating a more diverse and inclusive workplace.
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Introductory Star Dome Astronomy

October 16, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An introductory astronomy class for students.
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Information Session for Adult and Transfer Students

October 16, 2018
12:00 PM
Choose between the Portland or Lewiston campus when you register to attend
Tailored for adult and transfer students to explore our undergraduate majors, financial aid, scholarships, prior learning assessment, and the admission process.
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Journey to a Billion Suns

October 16, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore the galaxy with the GAIA spacecraft!
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STEM Sisters @ Chai Chat (Portland)

October 16, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Portland, Student Diversity Center
Join us for some Chai with Intercultural Student Affairs and enjoy learning about a different STEM topic through interactive, hands-on activities, history, demonstrations, and creations. Take something home for yourself, a friend, or a family member and show off your new skills.
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(Women's Soccer) Maine Maritime vs. Southern Me.

October 16, 2018
3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
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Information Session for Adult and Transfer Students

October 16, 2018
4:30 PM
Choose between the Portland or Lewiston campus when you register to attend
Tailored for adult and transfer students to explore our undergraduate majors, financial aid, scholarships, prior learning assessment, and the admission process.
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Night Sky Mythology Course

October 16, 2018
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Learn the stories of the constellations! This introductory celestial mythology course takes you on an exploration of the night sky.
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(Men's Soccer) Saint Joseph's (Me.) vs. Southern Me.

October 16, 2018
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Astronomy a la Carte #6: Understanding Stars

October 17, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We cover the basics of stellar astronomy during the 6th Astronomy a la Carte class.
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Experience USM: Army ROTC and Military Leadership

October 17, 2018
11:15 AM
Gorham campus
Meet with current Army ROTC students and sit in on an introductory military leadership course.
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Journey to a Billion Suns

October 17, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore the galaxy with the GAIA spacecraft!
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(Women's Tennis) Southern Me. at Salem St.

October 17, 2018
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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(Field Hockey) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

October 17, 2018
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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ASL Club Portland Meetings

October 17, 2018
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Deaf Space, 410 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
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Information Session for Adult and Transfer Students

October 17, 2018
4:30 PM
Choose between the Portland or Lewiston campus when you register to attend
Tailored for adult and transfer students to explore our undergraduate majors, financial aid, scholarships, prior learning assessment, and the admission process.
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Annual DuBois Lecture Series October 17th, 2018

October 17, 2018
5:30 PM
Hannaford Hall
Nadine Strossen, past President of the ACLU will be the guest speaker at the Annual DuBois Lecture Series.
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3rd Annual W.E.B. DuBois Lecture

October 17, 2018
5:30 PM
Abromson Center - Hannaford Hall
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Experience USM: Engineering

October 18, 2018
12:30 PM
Gorham campus
Tour our Engineering facilities and attend an information session.
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Italian Conversation Table

October 18, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Italian for all levels. All are welcome.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 18, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Troubadours Sing Along

October 18, 2018 to October 19, 2018
1:30 PM to 12:30 PM
Room 170, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
Come listen to the French singing group, Les Troubadours! Free and open to the public.
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Malaga Island Panel Discussion

October 18, 2018
4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
10 Bailey Hall, Gorham
Oct. 18, 4:30-6 pm 10 Bailey Hall, Gorham, reception at the Art Gallery until 7 pm. Daniel Minter and others will discuss their Malaga research and projects.
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Stonecoast MFA Joins MECA to Host The Stories We Carry, an Exploration of Migration & Meaning

October 18, 2018
5:30 PM
USM Glickman Library, Special Events Room, 7th Floor, on the Portland Campus
In cooperation with Maine College of Art, Stonecoast MFA will host The Stories We Carry, an interactive community consideration of human migration in Maine. Special guests, video shorts, and light refreshments.
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The Stories We Carry

October 18, 2018
5:30 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor Glickman Library
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There Is My Home film showing

October 18, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
10 Bailey Hall, Gorham campus
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Experience USM: School of Music

October 19, 2018
10:00 AM
Gorham campus
Attend an information session, shadow a recital class, and attend a performance.
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ASL Club Gorham Meetings

October 19, 2018
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Husky Hut, Lower Brooks, Gorham
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 19, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Tartuffe

October 19, 2018
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Laura Kargul in Concert, Wild at Heart

October 19, 2018
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Pianist Laura Kargul will explore the emotional landscape of several masterworks infused with passion and drama.
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Natural Selection

October 19, 2018
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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10th Annual Northern New England Collegiate Symposium on Music Education

October 20, 2018
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Keynote speaker: Peter R. Webster, Scholar-in-Residence at the University of Southern California and Professor Emeritus of Music Education at Northwestern University, and USM Alum
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Greater Portland Energy Expo

October 20, 2018
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Abromson Center and Hannaford Hall
The Greater Portland Energy Expo will be hosted at USM. Come learn about energy efficiency options, sit in on presentations about solar panels, electric vehicles, and more! Light refreshments will be served.
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(Men's Soccer) Eastern Conn. St. vs. Southern Me.

October 20, 2018
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Eastern Conn. St.

October 20, 2018
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 20, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

October 20, 2018
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Christie Paul, Soprano, Junior Voice Recital

October 20, 2018
5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents a student recital with Christie Paul, soprano. Christie is a student of Ellen Chickering.
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Tartuffe

October 20, 2018
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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(Golf) NEIGA Championships

October 21, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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The Little Star That Could

October 21, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Follow an "average" yellow star as it travels through space seeking planets
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Tartuffe

October 21, 2018
5:00 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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2018 Gubernatorial Candidate Forum on Women’s Economic Security

October 21, 2018
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Hannaford Hall Portland
Please join us October 21st as we highlight key policy issues, and educate candidates, the media, and the public on why issues of economic security are so pivotal to the success of Maine women, children, and families.
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(Golf) NEIGA Championships

October 22, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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Spanish Conversation Table

October 22, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

October 22, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs
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French Conversation Table

October 22, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use French for all levels. All are welcome.
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Somali Conversation Table

October 22, 2018
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Somali for all levels. All are welcome.
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Husson

October 22, 2018
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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"Astronomy a la Carte" Night Session # 5: Understanding Stars

October 22, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Learn the secrets of the stars in the 5th class of "Astronomy a la Carte" - night session
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Experience USM: Environmental Science & Policy

October 23, 2018
9:00 AM
Portland campus
Tour our lab facilities and sit in on a Fundamentals of Environmental Science course.
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Introductory Star Dome Astronomy

October 23, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An introductory astronomy class for students.
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Two Small Pieces of Glass

October 23, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A show about the science and history of telescopes!
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(Men's Soccer) Husson vs. Southern Me.

October 23, 2018
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Night Sky Mythology Course

October 23, 2018
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Learn the stories of the constellations! This introductory celestial mythology course takes you on an exploration of the night sky.
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Astronomy a la Carte #7: Lunar Eclipses

October 24, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We prepare for the January 20-21, 2019 lunar eclipse during the 7th session of Astronomy a la Carte
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Experience USM: Theatre

October 24, 2018
1:00 PM
Gorham campus
Tour Russell Hall, attend an information session, and attend a production of "Tartuffe."
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Natural Selection

October 24, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ASL Club Portland Meetings

October 24, 2018
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Deaf Space, 410 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
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Tartuffe

October 24, 2018
5:00 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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(Women's Soccer) Saint Joseph's (Me.) vs. Southern Me.

October 24, 2018
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Margo Halverson: If I had Known

October 25, 2018 to January 27, 2019
7:45 AM to 11:00 PM
5th Floor, Glickman Library, Portland
Margo Halverson’s large scale photographs were made with an iPhone, they have a self conscious diaristic quality that records the ephemeral moments of domesticity.
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Italian Conversation Table

October 25, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Italian for all levels. All are welcome.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 25, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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There Is My Home film showing

October 25, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
303 Payson Smith, Portland campus
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2018 O'Brien Poetry Event

October 25, 2018
3:30 PM
Glickman Library, 7th Floor, University Events Room, Portland
20th Anniversary! The O'Brien Poetry Event will be held on 10/25/18 in the University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Library, Portland. An informal Q&A session will be held from 3:30-4:30 and the reading will begin at 5:00. Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.
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2018 O'Brien Poetry Event

October 25, 2018
5:00 PM
Glickman Library, 7th Floor, University Events Room, Portland
20th Anniversary! The O'Brien Poetry Event will be held on 10/25/18 in the University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Library, Portland. An informal Q&A session will be held from 3:30-4:30 and the reading will begin at 5:00. Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.
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Margo Halverson: If I had Known - Opening Reception

October 25, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
5th Floor, Glickman Library, Portland
USM Libraries and the Maine Museum for Photographic Arts (MMPA) cordially invite you to the Opening Reception for the latest exhibit, Margo Halverson: If I Had Known, Thursday, October 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm, 5th floor Glickman Library.
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Lecture: Book Art from the Inside Out: Thinking about concept Kathleen Walkup, Lovelace Family Endowed Chair in Book Art at Mills College

October 25, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library
Kathleen Walkup holds the inaugural Lovelace Family Chair in Book Art at Mills College, where she directs the Book Art Program and teaches typography and letterpress printing, artists’ bookmaking and a graduate seminar on the material book.
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Going the Distance: LGBTQ Life 1974 to 2015

October 25, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Talbot Auditorium
Going the Distance: LGBTQ Life 1974 to 2015: A Retrospective of the work of photographer W. Jo Moser
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Tartuffe

October 25, 2018
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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Experience USM: School of Music

October 26, 2018
10:00 AM
Gorham campus
Attend an information session, shadow a recital class, and attend a performance.
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Information Session for Prospective Counseling Students

October 26, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
208 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland campus
Information Sessions hosted by the Counselor Education program are an excellent opportunity for prospective students to gather in-depth details about our courses, faculty, and fieldwork experiences.
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Experience USM: Art

October 26, 2018
1:00 PM
Gorham campus
Attend an information session, sit in on a portfolio class, and participate in a special hands-on experience.
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ASL Club Gorham Meetings

October 26, 2018
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Husky Hut, Lower Brooks, Gorham
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

October 26, 2018
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Fierce Compassion, Well-Being, and the Reclamation of our Shared Humanity

October 26, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
7th Floor Glickman Library - University Events Room
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at U. of New England

October 26, 2018
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 26, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Tartuffe

October 26, 2018
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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35mm: A Musical Exhibition

October 26, 2018
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
A picture is worth 1,000 words - what about a song? Can a picture inspire a song?
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IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

October 26, 2018
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An Omni-dome show about the Interstellar Boundary Explorer
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(Men's Cross Country) Little East Conference Championship

October 27, 2018
12:00 AM to 8:00 PM
27

CCAR Recovery Coach Academy (RCA)

October 27, 2018
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
USM Portland Campus Room TBD
CCAR Recovery Coach Academy- Hosted by Rotary Club of Portland, Greater Portland Health and USM's Recovery Oriented campus Center. Complete this 32 hour training and earn a CCAR Recovery Coach Certification!
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2018 All State Boot Camp for High School Vocal Musicians

October 27, 2018
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Opportunity to participate in master classes in All-State Vocal Audition Preparation with USM School of Music faculty.
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The Free Press Journalism Training

October 27, 2018
10:00 AM
303 Lecture Hall -Payson-Smith Hall
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(Men's Soccer) Castleton vs. Southern Me.

October 27, 2018
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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(Field Hockey) Southern Me. at Bridgewater St.

October 27, 2018
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
27

Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 27, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Endicott vs. Southern Me.

October 27, 2018
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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(Women's Soccer) Southern Me. at Castleton

October 27, 2018
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Tartuffe

October 27, 2018
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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35mm: A Musical Exhibition

October 27, 2018
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
A picture is worth 1,000 words - what about a song? Can a picture inspire a song?
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Tartuffe

October 28, 2018
2:00 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Funny and sparkling, biting and satiric, Moliere’s Tartuffe is one of the best loved plays of world literature. With a hypocritical zealot, a gullible father, lovers as tender and innocent, and a sassy maid, the characters in this comedy are as familiar as they are fresh and quirky.
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35mm: A Musical Exhibition

October 28, 2018
2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
A picture is worth 1,000 words - what about a song? Can a picture inspire a song?
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SAAC Community Husky Halloween Party

October 28, 2018
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hill Gymnasium | Costello Sports Complex | Gorham, Maine
USM's SAAC Annual Community Husky Halloween Party is Sunday, October 28 (3-5 p.m.) and free for children in grades 5 and under.
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The Little Star That Could

October 28, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Follow an "average" yellow star as it travels through space seeking planets
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Spanish Conversation Table

October 29, 2018
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 29, 2018
1:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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French Conversation Table

October 29, 2018
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use French for all levels. All are welcome.
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Somali Conversation Table

October 29, 2018
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Somali for all levels. All are welcome.
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"Astronomy a la Carte" Night Session # 6 Lunar Eclipses

October 29, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Prepare for the January 2019 lunar eclipse! Learn about lunar eclipses in this session of "Astronomy a la Carte" night session
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Introductory Star Dome Astronomy

October 30, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An introductory astronomy class for students.
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Feminist Perspectives on Trauma

October 30, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Wishcamper 102, USM Portland Campus
IDAC Lunch & Learn Series: Feminist Perspectives on Trauma with Director of Women & Gender Studies, Professor Rose Cleary
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Feminist Perspectives on Trauma

October 30, 2018
12:00 PM
Wishcamper 102
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Experience USM: Biological Sciences

October 30, 2018
1:00 PM
Portland campus
An information session followed by a tour of our newly renovated lab spaces.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 30, 2018
1:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
30

Night Sky Mythology Course

October 30, 2018
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Learn the stories of the constellations! This introductory celestial mythology course takes you on an exploration of the night sky.
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Astronomy a la Carte #8: Sky Monsters

October 31, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Discover frightening sky monsters at the 8th Astronomy a la Carte class.
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Force 5/Aurora Storm Double Feature

October 31, 2018
1:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ASL Club Portland Meetings

October 31, 2018
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Deaf Space, 410 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.

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