Calendar

Student Events for February 2016

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Enroll or Waive Student Health Insurance Plan

November 30, 2015 to February 20, 2016
8:35 AM
You must take action to either enroll in or waive out of the Student Health Insurance Policy beginning November 30, 2015.
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Patterns of Aggression: Photographs by Cole Caswell

January 11, 2016 to May 19, 2016
7:45 AM to 11:00 PM
5th floor Glickman Family Library
The USM Libraries and the Maine Museum of Photographic Arts (MMPA) are pleased to announce the exhibit "Patterns of Agression: Photographs by Cole Caswell," on display at the Glickman Family Library until Thursday, May 19th, 2016.
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Atrium Art Gallery Exhibit

January 19, 2016 to May 27, 2016
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM LAC Atrium Art Gallery
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USM|UMVA: Forging Affinities

January 28, 2016 to March 6, 2016
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Art Gallery, Gorham
The University of Southern Maine Art Faculty and the Union of Maine Visual Artists have teamed up to dialogue, inspire, and collaborate with each other.Come view the resulting work in a variety of media.
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Last Day to Drop Classes for 100% Refund

February 1, 2016
(All day)
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Safe Zone Project Training

February 1, 2016
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
509 Luther Bonney Hall
Safe Zone Project volunteers participate in a 1.5 to 2 hour orientation program that introduces them to aspects of the lives and experiences of LGBTQ individuals and community. The program focuses on the issues that LGBTQ people face and how we can be successful, safe and supportive allies.
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ONGOING- ArtVan

February 1, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 2, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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ONGOING:Nurturing Parenting Program for Young Parents

February 2, 2016
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Lewiston High School
Prenatal and Parenting students 19 years of age and younger. Receive course credit through LHS, snacks and all materials provided at no cost to participants!
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Prepare for the Job Fair Workshop Events

February 2, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
200 Payson Smith Hall
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(Women's Basketball) Colby vs. Southern Me.

February 2, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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UPCOMING:Caregiver Connections

February 2, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Advocates for Children (124 Canal Street, Ste A, Lewiston)
network with other parents and caregivers discuss “hot topics” share resources, ideas and successes
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(Men's Basketball) Colby vs. Southern Me.

February 2, 2016
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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ONGOING- Baby Time

February 3, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
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ONGOING- Read to a Dog – Maggie

February 3, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Lewiston Public Library is offering children the opportunity to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Maggie, a Golden Retriever therapy dog. Reading to a dog? That’s right!
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 4, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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LA LAW Legal Advisory Workshops

February 4, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The Chamber 415 Lisbon St, Lewiston
Mental Illness In The Work Place: A Chamber Seminar Led by Attorney Elliott Epstein of Andrucki & King
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ONGOING- Kids’ Cooking Club

February 4, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Hey kids! Do you like mixing, mashing, measuring, and making mouthfuls of yummy snacks? Then search no more, because Lots to Gardens’ Kids Cooking Club is back from our break and we’re looking forward to seeing the familiar and new faces cookin’ up a storm.
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(Women's Indoor Track & Field) State of Maine Championships

February 5, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Bates College
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Massage Therapy - Therapeutic Appointment offerings

February 5, 2016 to April 30, 2016
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
USM Sullivan Recreation & Fitness Complex
Massage Therapy - Therapeutic Appointment offerings
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Information Session for the Accelerated BS in Nursing Program for Non-Nurses

February 5, 2016
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
113 Masterton Hall, 71 Bedford St., Portland, ME
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Matt Haimovitz Master Class / Workshop

February 5, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
The USM School of Music presents several music majors in a master class with Matt Haimovitz, a visiting artist, co-presented by the USM School of Music and Portland Ovations.
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Daniel Piltch - Co-founder & President of Freeport Metrics, Inc.

February 5, 2016
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
C-Wing 5th of The Research Wing of the Science Building
Dan Piltch, co-founder of Freeport Metrics, will be speaking at the Ci2 Lab Friday, February 5, 2:00-3:00 PM. Freeport Metrics designs software solutions for small businesses, large enterprises, governments and provides technology guidance for new ventures.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Plymouth St.

February 5, 2016
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Saint Anselm vs. Southern Me.

February 5, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
USM Ice Arena | Gorham, Maine
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(Men's Indoor Track & Field) State of Maine Championships

February 6, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Gorham, Maine
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ONGOING:Nurturing Fathers Program

February 6, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
YMCA(62 Turner Street in Auburn)
If you’re a father or assuming the role of father for children this group is a wonderful opportunity for you to share your skills, knowledge, challenges and meet other fathers in the community. This program requires attendance at all sessions (13). The cost is $25/person
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Keene St.

February 6, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
at Keene State
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Nichols vs. Southern Me.

February 6, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
USM Ice Arena | Gorham, Maine
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Keene St.

February 6, 2016
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
at Keene State
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(Men's Ice Hockey) New England Col. vs. Southern Me.

February 6, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
USM Ice Arena | Gorham, Maine
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(Wrestling) Trinity

February 7, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Trinity College
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(Wrestling) Western New England

February 7, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Trinity College
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(Wrestling) Sullivan Community College

February 7, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Trinity College
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Portland

February 8, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Cafeteria
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Gorham

February 8, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Cafeteria, Gorham Campus
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ONGOING- ArtVan

February 8, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.
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Master's Option for Non-Nurses Program Information Session

February 8, 2016
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
214 Abromson Center, 88 Bedford St., Portland, ME
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Masters in Nursing Information Session (for RNs)

February 8, 2016
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
214 Abromson Center, 88 Bedford St., Portland, ME
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Portland

February 9, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Cafeteria
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Internship Informational Meeting

February 9, 2016
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
LAC Campus Room 185
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 9, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Gorham

February 9, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Cafeteria, Gorham Campus
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Prepare for the Job Fair Workshop Events

February 9, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
200 Payson Smith Hall
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Portland

February 10, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Cafeteria
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ONGOING- Baby Time

February 10, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
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UPCOMING- Introduction to Self-Employment

February 10, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
49 Spring St. Auburn, ME 04210
This one-session workshop will help you decide if self-employment is the right choice for you.
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Prepare for the Job Fair: Drop In Resume Review - Gorham

February 10, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Cafeteria, Gorham Campus
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War and Resilience: Marlowe's Tamburlaine the Great and the Anglo-Spanish War

February 10, 2016
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
423 Glickman Library, Portland
Come hear English Professor Bertram's latest work on his scholarship.
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ONGOING- Read to a Dog – Maggie

February 10, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Lewiston Public Library is offering children the opportunity to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Maggie, a Golden Retriever therapy dog. Reading to a dog? That’s right!
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(Women's Basketball) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me. | Town of Gorham Night

February 10, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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(Men's Basketball) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me. | Town of Gorham Night

February 10, 2016
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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USM 2016 Job Fair

February 11, 2016
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sullivan Gym, Portland Campus
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 11, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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ONGOING- Kids’ Cooking Club

February 11, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Hey kids! Do you like mixing, mashing, measuring, and making mouthfuls of yummy snacks? Then search no more, because Lots to Gardens’ Kids Cooking Club is back from our break and we’re looking forward to seeing the familiar and new faces cookin’ up a storm.
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IMPORTANT ------ America Is Changing. Are You Ready with Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr.

February 11, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. is recognized as one of the nations top motivational speakers and educators.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Norwich

February 12, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
at Norwich
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

February 12, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
at Castleton
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(Wrestling) Johnson & Wales

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Johnson and Wales
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(Wrestling) Hunter College

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Johnson and Wales
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(Men's Indoor Track & Field) Alliance Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Women's Indoor Track & Field) Alliance Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Women's Indoor Track & Field) Little East Conference Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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(Men's Indoor Track & Field) Little East Conference Championships

February 13, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
at Plymouth State
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Kids First

February 13, 2016
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Advocates for Children (124 Canal Street, Ste. A in Lewiston)
The Kids First program is a four hour workshop designed to help address challenges and reduce the negative impact of separation and divorce on children. Second Saturday of every month. The cost is $60/person.
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(Women's Basketball) Rhode Island Col. vs. Southern Me.

February 13, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

February 13, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
at Castleton
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(Men's Basketball) Rhode Island Col. vs. Southern Me.

February 13, 2016
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex | Fifield Court | Gorham, Maine
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Skidmore

February 13, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
at Skidmore
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Winter Break

February 15, 2016 to February 21, 2016
(All day)
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 16, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Colby vs. Southern Me.

February 16, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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ONGOING- Baby Time

February 17, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
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(Women's Basketball) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 17, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 17, 2016
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 18, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 19, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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UPCOMING- 2016 Ice Festival of Lewiston/Auburn

February 19, 2016
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bates Mill Complex – Fountain Park Courtyard and Bates Mill Atrium
Ice Festival L/A is back, and with some new highlights, our fourth annual event is shaping up to be an outstanding celebration of what our Twin Cities have to offer, in the heart of our Maine winter! Fundraiser for L/A Arts!
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

February 20, 2016
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

February 20, 2016
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Franklin Pierce

February 20, 2016
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Classes Resume

February 22, 2016
8:00 AM
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ONGOING- ArtVan

February 22, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.
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UPCOMING- Clean Up Your Credit

February 23, 2016
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
49 Spring St. Auburn, ME 04210
This two-hour workshop aims to help you have a better understanding of credit. We will discuss basic concepts of credit, strategies for reducing debt and repairing credit; credit reports, and credit scores.
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ONGOING- Baby Time

February 23, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lewiston Public Library
Don’t wait to start reading to your baby!
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 23, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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Tea & Travelouges

February 24, 2016
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Payson Smith Hall 201
The Office of International Programs will be hosting a special welcome back tea for all students who have studied abroad since May of 2015!
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Tell better stories. Be a more persuasive speaker. Grow your career.

February 24, 2016
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Central Maine Medical Center, Conference Room H, 12 High Street, Lewiston
In this interactive presentation, you will learn a few of the most important story genres to know how to tell in business, including when networking. $25 per person.
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Internship Informational Meeting

February 25, 2016
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
Lewiston Campus Room 185
This meeting can answer your questions and get you on the right path!
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Internship Informational Meeting

February 25, 2016
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
LAC Campus Room 185
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Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options

February 25, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
USM Sullivan & Recreation Complex Main Gym
Indoor Walk/Jog Drop In AM or NOON Options
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ONGOING- Kids’ Cooking Club

February 25, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Lewiston Public Library
Hey kids! Do you like mixing, mashing, measuring, and making mouthfuls of yummy snacks? Then search no more, because Lots to Gardens’ Kids Cooking Club is back from our break and we’re looking forward to seeing the familiar and new faces cookin’ up a storm.
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Faculty Concert Series: John Boden "Horns-a-Plenty"

February 26, 2016
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
The USM School of Music presents faculty member John Boden in a concert featuring the best of Hindemith's solo horn works.
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(Wrestling) NCAA Northeast Regional Championship

February 27, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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(Wrestling) NCAA Northeast Regional Championship

February 28, 2016
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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A Student Recital, Free and Open to the Public

February 28, 2016
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music is proud to present our music majors in their junior and senior recitals. Please come and support these fine musicians as they work toward fulfilling their degree requirements.
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ONGOING- ArtVan

February 29, 2016
4:00 PM
Lewiston Public Library
During this program, children will be guided through art projects using varied materials and ideas. The program is presented by Jamie Silvestri, the Program Manager for the ArtVan.

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