Calendar

Public Events for May 2019

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2019 BA & BFA Exhibition

April 11, 2019 to May 1, 2019
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, Gorham
Come view engaging thesis exhibits by Senior Seminar students. USM Art Gallery, Gorham, April 11- May 1, 2019. Opening reception: Thursday, April 18, 6-8pm. Opening remarks at 6:15pm.
1

Gorham Campus Tour and Information Session

May 1, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Gorham campus
Get to know our Gorham campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
1

Grad Fair

May 1, 2019
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Join us at the Bookstore for Grad Fair as we celebrate our newest graduates with sweet treats, raffles, and good cheer!
1

Japanese Conversation Table

May 1, 2019
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Japanese for all levels. All are welcome.
1

French Conversation Table

May 1, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use French for all levels. All are welcome.
1

Ben Fox Clarinet Recital

May 1, 2019
7:30 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham Campus
Student recitals are free and open to the public.
2

Portland Campus Tour and Information Session

May 2, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
2

Read With Me

May 2, 2019
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Hastings 165, Gorham
2

Chinese Conversation Table

May 2, 2019
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Chinese for all levels. All are welcome.
2

Natural Selection

May 2, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
2

German Conversation Table

May 2, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use German for all levels. All are welcome.
2

USM ATSA Applebee's Fundraiser

May 2, 2019
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Applebee's South Portland
USM Athletic Training Student Association
2

Into the Deep

May 2, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
2

2019 Veterans Graduation Recognition Ceremony

May 2, 2019
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor Glickman
2

Christopher Pelonzi, Graduate Conducting Recital - Hope, a Benefit Concert

May 2, 2019
7:00 PM
Woodfords Congregational Church, 202 Woodford Street, Portland
The USM School of Music presents the graduate choral conducting recital of Christopher Pelonzi, student of Nicolás Alberto Dosman.
2

Department of Theatre Showcase

May 2, 2019
7:00 PM
Russell Hall, Gorham
Each semester, our Theatre students work on developing skills or creative ideas that they share with faculty and fellow students. We’re proud to share this work with a larger audience in our theatre Showcase. We will be delighted if you are able to join us for this performance.
3

Spring Semester Classes End

May 3, 2019
(All day)
3

Internship Presentations

May 3, 2019
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
LAC ROOM 283
3

Junior Preview Day

May 3, 2019
9:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Portland campus, Abromson Community Education Center, Hannaford Hall
High school sophomores and juniors starting their college search will receive an early introduction to USM and the college application process.
3

USM Art Department Open Studios

May 3, 2019
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Robie-Andrews Art Studios, Drawing and Academy Buildings, Print Shop, & Art Gallery, Gorham Campus
The USM Art Department will host Open Studios on Friday, May 3rd, from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on the Gorham Campus.
3

Student Leadership Awards Gala

May 3, 2019
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Abromson Community Education Center, Portland Campus
The Student Leadership Awards Gala is an annual celebration of the incredible accomplishments of our most spirited and involved USM community members. It is a wonderful occasion to come together and honor the students, faculty, and staff that make our University shine.
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Into the Deep

May 3, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
3

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 3, 2019
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
4

OLLI Book/Bake Sale

May 4, 2019
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Wishcamper 102, Portland Campus
BOOKS! Lots and lots of books! Plus DVDs, CDs, puzzles, and games!
4

Rachel Rivera Senior Voice Recital

May 4, 2019
2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents a student recital with Rachel Rivera, soprano. Rachel is a student of Scott Wheatley.
4

Into the Deep

May 4, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
4

Christie Paul Senior Voice Recital

May 4, 2019
5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents the senior voice recital of Christie Paul, soprano, student of Ellen Chickering.
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Ned Lee, Senior Guitar Recital

May 4, 2019
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents the senior classical guitar of Ned Lee, student of Keith Crook.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 5, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
6

Gorham Campus Tour and Information Session

May 6, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Gorham campus
Get to know our Gorham campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
6

Spanish Conversation Table

May 6, 2019
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Spanish for all levels. All are welcome.
6

Portland Campus Tour

May 6, 2019
1:00 PM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
6

Two Small Pieces of Glass

May 6, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A show about the science and history of telescopes!
6

French Conversation Table

May 6, 2019
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.
6

Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

May 6, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
6

Astronomy a la Carte (Night Session) # 12: Trivia Game and Questions

May 6, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
7

Portland Campus Tour and Information Session

May 7, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
7

Spanish Conversation Table

May 7, 2019
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Spanish for all levels. All are welcome.
7

IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

May 7, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An Omni-dome show about the Interstellar Boundary Explorer
7

Italian Conversation Table

May 7, 2019
2:45 PM to 3:45 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Italian for all levels. All are welcome.
7

ASL Club Meetings

May 7, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Deaf Space, 410 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use ASL for all levels. All are welcome.
7

ROCC- Recovery Graduation

May 7, 2019
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
The University Event room- 7th floor Glickman Library (Portland campus)
Join us as we honor our 2019 graduating "ROCC Stars". The 3rd Annual Recovery Oriented Campus Center Recovery Graduation recognizes students who are champions and allies of students in recovery. All are welcome to attend, including guests of graduates & community members!
7

Star Dome Astronomy

May 7, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southwotrth Planetarium
A basic astronomy course for those who want to learn astronomy in a star dome theatre
8

Gorham Campus Tour and Information Session

May 8, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Gorham campus
Get to know our Gorham campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
8

Japanese Conversation Table

May 8, 2019
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Japanese for all levels. All are welcome.
8

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 8, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
8

French Conversation Table

May 8, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use French for all levels. All are welcome.
8

Communication and Media Studies 2019 Academic Film Showcase

May 8, 2019
7:00 PM
Talbot Auditorium in Luther Bonney Hall, at the USM Portland Campus.
The Department of Communication and Media Studies will present a free special screening of its 2019 Academic Film Showcase on Wednesday, May 8th from 7-9pm in the Talbot Lecture Hall on the Portland Campus.
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Portland Campus Tour and Information Session

May 9, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
9

Chinese Conversation Table

May 9, 2019
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use Chinese for all levels. All are welcome.
9

Hubble Vision 2

May 9, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
9

German Conversation Table

May 9, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus
An opportunity to use German for all levels. All are welcome.
9

Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

May 9, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
10

May Food for Thought Luncheon Series

May 10, 2019
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM LAC Room 170
10

School of Social Work Graduation Celebration

May 10, 2019
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
102 Wishcamper Center
Join the School of Social Work on May 10th for a Graduation Celebration
10

Hubble Vision 2

May 10, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
10

Time Space

May 10, 2019
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
11

Commencement 2019

May 11, 2019
9:00 AM
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Hubble Vision 2

May 11, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
11

Stonecoast MFA Reading & Open Mic Event

May 11, 2019
7:00 PM
Join the Stonecoast MFA community and Boston’s Stone Soup Poetry Series for an evening of poetry, creative nonfiction, and open mic readings, Saturday, May 11, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dudley Café in Roxbury, Massachusetts.
12

Time Space

May 12, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A time space adventure for the whole family!
13

Gorham Campus Tour and Information Session

May 13, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Gorham campus
Get to know our Gorham campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
13

Portland Campus Tour

May 13, 2019
1:00 PM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
13

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 13, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
13

Beyond the Arctic Circle/Aurora Storm Double Feature

May 13, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We combine the two short shows "Beyond the Arctic Circle" and "Aurora Storm" into one presentation.
14

Student Veteran Orientation

May 14, 2019
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
208 Luther Bonney Hall
14

Portland Campus Tour and Information Session

May 14, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
14

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 14, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
14

Annual Meeting

May 14, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
USM LAC Function Room 170
14

Writing for Our Children - Teaching Memory

May 14, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 285, Lewiston-Auburn College
A reading and reflection on Madelin LeBlanc, La Petite Acadienne de Falmouth, Maine
14

Graduate Programs Information Session

May 14, 2019
4:30 PM
Sessions are available on our Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston campuses on a rotating basis
Each session provides an overview of our graduate programs and general guidelines for applying. There will also be time for individual questions.
14

Star Dome Astronomy

May 14, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southwotrth Planetarium
A basic astronomy course for those who want to learn astronomy in a star dome theatre
15

Gorham Campus Tour and Information Session

May 15, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Gorham campus
Get to know our Gorham campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
15

Beyond the Arctic Circle/Aurora Storm Double Feature

May 15, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We combine the two short shows "Beyond the Arctic Circle" and "Aurora Storm" into one presentation.
16

Portland Campus Tour and Information Session

May 16, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
16

Gorham Campus Tour and Information Session

May 16, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Gorham campus
Get to know our Gorham campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
16

Into the Deep

May 16, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
16

Beyond the Arctic Circle/Aurora Storm Double Feature

May 16, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We combine the two short shows "Beyond the Arctic Circle" and "Aurora Storm" into one presentation.
17

Southern Maine Children's Water Festival

May 17, 2019
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
USM Portland
Southern Maine Children's Water Festival to be held on USM's Portland campus Friday May 17th 9 am to 2pm.
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Portland Campus Tour and Information Session

May 17, 2019
9:30 AM
Admissions Welcome Center, Portland campus
Get to know our Portland campus with an information session and a 75-minute guided walking tour with a student guide.
17

Troubadours Sing Along

May 17, 2019
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Room 170, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
Come listen to the French singing group, Les Troubadours! Free and open to the public.
17

2019 Employee Recognition Celebration!

May 17, 2019
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Hannaford Hall & Abromson
The Office of the President, Professional Staff Senate, Classified Staff Senate, and Faculty Senate invite you to the 2019 Employee Recognition Celebration!
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Into the Deep

May 17, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
17

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 17, 2019
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
18

Into the Deep

May 18, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
19

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

May 19, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
19

Sacred Sound Journey through Space

May 19, 2019
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join us for Todd Glacy's gong concert on Sunday evening.
21

Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

May 21, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
21

Star Dome Astronomy

May 21, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southwotrth Planetarium
A basic astronomy course for those who want to learn astronomy in a star dome theatre
22

Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

May 22, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
23

Hubble Vision 2

May 23, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
23

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 23, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
24

Hubble Vision 2

May 24, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
24

Two Small Pieces of Glass

May 24, 2019
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A show about the science and history of telescopes!
25

Hubble Vision 2

May 25, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Explore a universe of wonders with the Hubble Space Telescope
26

Beyond the Arctic Circle/Aurora Storm Double Feature

May 26, 2019
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We combine the two short shows "Beyond the Arctic Circle" and "Aurora Storm" into one presentation.
26

Space Park 360 GEODESIUM

May 26, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Thrill rides through the solar system!
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Beyond the Arctic Circle/Aurora Storm Double Feature

May 27, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We combine the two short shows "Beyond the Arctic Circle" and "Aurora Storm" into one presentation.
27

Celestial Exploration Class # 2: The Solar System

May 27, 2019
8:05 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A class about the solar system
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Beyond the Arctic Circle/Aurora Storm Double Feature

May 28, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
We combine the two short shows "Beyond the Arctic Circle" and "Aurora Storm" into one presentation.
28

Star Dome Astronomy

May 28, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southwotrth Planetarium
A basic astronomy course for those who want to learn astronomy in a star dome theatre
29

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 29, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!
30

Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

May 30, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
31

Donald Verger: Faces of the Camino

May 31, 2019 to October 15, 2019
7:45 AM to 10:00 PM
7th Floor Reading Room, Glickman Library
Artist Donald Verger's photographic exhibition, Faces of the Camino, will be available to view on the 7th floor of Glickman Library from 5/31/9 - 10/15/19.
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Donald Verger: Faces of The Camino Opening Reception

May 31, 2019
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Glickman Library, 7th Floor Reading Room
Donald Verger Opening Reception, Glickman Library 7th Floor Reading Room, Friday 5/31/19 from 4pm - 5:30pm
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Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing!

May 31, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new astronomical history program that takes audiences from Stonehenge to modern stellar astronomy!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

May 31, 2019
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Travel back through time to the era of dinosaurs!

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