Calendar

Student Events for May 2019

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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

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

Autism Support Group

May 1, 2019
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
On Wednesdays from 12:30-1:30 pm, the Recovery Oriented Campus Center (ROCC) will be offering an autism support group. This weekly no commitment group will focus on empowering autistic individuals. Gain peer support from individuals with similar lived experiences.
1

Recovering Healthy Eating

May 1, 2019
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Peer support group created to discuss issues around eating and health in the 21st century. Open to any person who experiences challenges and obstacles in food choices and eating.
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

Trivia Night

May 1, 2019
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Free Pizza Night - Stress Free Week

May 1, 2019
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ambromson Skywalk
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

Read With Me

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

Stress Free Picnic - FREE LUNCH

May 2, 2019
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Luther Bonney Lawn
2

Mid-Day Movement

May 2, 2019
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
Join RYT-200 Mary Stanton in an all-levels trauma informed vinyasa flow yoga class to enhance and center your day! No Cost to attend, mats provided. Meet at the ROCC.
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

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

LGBTQ+ Recovery

May 2, 2019
4:15 PM to 5:15 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.
2

2019 Veterans Graduation Recognition Ceremony

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

All Recovery

May 2, 2019
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
The ROCC Common Room- Top Floor of Sullivan Gym
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!
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.
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.
3

Internship Presentations

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

Husky Carnival Cookout

May 3, 2019
11:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Ed Flaherty Field, Gorham Campus
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.
3

Environmental Science & Policy Banquet

May 3, 2019
6:30 PM
Italian Heritage Center
Environmental Science & Policy Banquet - come celebrate with us!
4

Final Exams

May 4, 2019 to May 10, 2019
(All day)
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

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.
4

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.
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

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.
7

Mental Health Support Group

May 7, 2019
9:00 AM
Recovery Oriented Campus Center Group Room (2nd Floor Sullivan Gym)
Join this group to learn strategies about managing mental health conditions and be in a community of supportive peers!
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

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!
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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

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.
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

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

Class of 2019 President's Champagne Reception

May 9, 2019
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Abromson Center, First Floor
Graduating students of the Class of 2019 are invited to join the USM Alumni Association and President Glenn Cummings for a special reception in their honor on the Thursday before Commencement.
10

May Food for Thought Luncheon Series

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

Muskie School Graduation Ceremony

May 10, 2019
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Woodfords Club; 179 Woodford Street, Portland! 
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Lisa Pohlmann, CEO, Natural Resources Council of Maine and alumna of the Muskie School will be this year’s keynote speaker.
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Commencement 2019

May 11, 2019
9:00 AM
14

Student Veteran Orientation

May 14, 2019
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
208 Luther Bonney Hall
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.
16

Internship Informational Meeting

May 16, 2019
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
USM LAC Room 124 in the Student Success Center Suite
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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Summer Session 1 (7 Weeks)

May 20, 2019 to July 5, 2019
(All day)
20

Summer Session 1 (4 Weeks)

May 20, 2019 to June 14, 2019
(All day)
20

Summer Session (14 Weeks)

May 20, 2019 to August 23, 2019
(All day)
27

Memorial Day (No Classes)

May 27, 2019
(All day)

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