Calendar

Student Events for December 2017

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Workshop: Effective Public Engagement in the Digital Age

December 1, 2017
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
102 Wishcamper Center
What does effective public engagement look like? The Data Innovation Project and the Muskie School of Public Service will host a hands-on workshop with Dr. Eric Gordon, Professor of Media Art at Emerson College & the Director of the Engagement Lab.
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What does effective public engagement look like?

December 1, 2017
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
102 Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus
The Data Innovation Project and the Muskie School of Public Service will host a hands-on workshop with Dr. Eric Gordon, Professor of Media Art at Emerson College & the Director of the Engagement Lab
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

December 1, 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

December 1, 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

December 1, 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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Opportunity to Get Involved -- Disability Awareness & Community Building

December 1, 2017
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
241 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland
Please join us for a brainstorming session bringing together interested students, faculty and staff to plan a series of disability awareness and community building programs/events for the Spring 2018 semester.
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Peer Photography

December 1, 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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NAMI on Campus Presents: Heroin(e)

December 1, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Top Floor of the Sullivan Gym
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"Home for the Holidays" 27th Annual Scholarship Gala

December 1, 2017
6:00 PM
Corthell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
Join us this year in our home as honored guests as we eat, drink, celebrate and support the scholarships that bring our wonderful music students to USM.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

December 2, 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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Composers Showcase

December 2, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM Composers Ensemble, ranging in size from 10-30 musicians, presents a concert of original works.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

December 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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"The Bach Buch" USM Wind Ensemble Conducted by Trae Blanco

December 3, 2017
5:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM Wind Ensemble performs Grammy Award winning and Pulitzer nominated composer Carter Pann's Bach Buck for chamber winds.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 4, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Mindful Mondays

December 4, 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

December 4, 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

December 4, 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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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 5, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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LGBTQ+ Recovery

December 5, 2017
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
The ROCC
LGBTQ+ Recovery is a peer-led group for members of the lgbtq+ community who have experience with mental health and substance use disorders. We are accepting of all queer identities and pathways to recovery.
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ROCC Formation

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

December 5, 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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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 6, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Gorham Campus

December 6, 2017
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Lower Brooks, Gorham Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

December 6, 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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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 7, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback & Merchandise Sale - Lewiston Campus

December 7, 2017
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Lewiston-Auburn Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time. A selection of USM clothing and giftware will also be available for purchase.
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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

December 7, 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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All Recovery Group

December 7, 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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Theatre Showcase - December 2017

December 7, 2017
7:00 PM
Main Stage, Russell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
In a relaxed format, each evening’s performance may differ in content as you join us to explore this creative work produced by our theatre and dance students.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 8, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Board of Student Organizations (BSO) Meeting

December 8, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bailey Hall 10
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 (12/4).
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Peer Mentor Training and Coffee Hour at the ROCC

December 8, 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

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

Opportunity to Get Involved -- Disability Awareness & Community Building

December 8, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
113 Bailey, Gorham
Please join us for a brainstorming session bringing together interested students, faculty and staff to plan a series of disability awareness and community building programs/events for the Spring 2018 semester.
8

Peer Photography

December 8, 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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Game Night

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

December 8, 2017
7:00 PM
Main Stage, Russell Hall, USM Gorham Campus
In a relaxed format, each evening’s performance may differ in content as you join us to explore this creative work produced by our theatre and dance students.
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Volunteer at Partners For World Health

December 9, 2017
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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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Lamento - Christopher Garrepy Voice Recital

December 9, 2017
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
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FREE Pancakes in the VRC

December 11, 2017
7:45 AM to 10:00 AM
218/220 Sullivan Gym
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 11, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Mindful Mondays

December 11, 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

December 11, 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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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 12, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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1st Annual Military Veteran Symposium: Suicide Prevention

December 12, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Hannaford Hall
Recognizing the urgency of solving the complex issue of Veteran suicide, the hosts will bring together a variety of federal, state, and local resources to focus on strategies to reduce the risk of Veteran suicide. Be a part of the conversation.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Gorham Campus

December 12, 2017
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Lower Brooks, Gorham Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
12

Eat Your Art Out

December 12, 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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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 13, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 14, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Student Support Network Training

December 14, 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

December 14, 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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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 15, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 18, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 19, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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Semester-End Textbook Buyback - Portland Campus

December 20, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
USM Bookstore, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
A photo ID is required when selling back books. Books may be sold back regardless of where they were originally purchased. A receipt is not required to sell back books. We cannot guarantee that any book will be bought back ahead of time.
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All Recovery Group

December 21, 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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All Recovery Group

December 28, 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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Volunteer at Partners For World Health

December 30, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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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