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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 1

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Maine Water & Sustainability Conference

Maine Water & Sustainability Conference

April 1 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Maine Water & Sustainability Conference will take place on Tuesday, April 1 at the Augusta Civic Center, Augusta, Maine. A total of ten concurrent sessions will be offered at the conference covering both water resource and sustainability topics. Schedules for many of these sessions are now final and titles, presenters and abstracts are available on the […]

Undergraduate Research and Academic Showcase

Undergraduate Research and Academic Showcase

April 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The event, sponsored by UMaine’s Center for Undergraduate Research and open to any undergraduate at the university, will feature presentations from 148 students, consisting of 76 posters, 21 oral presentations or performances, and nine exhibits. Students presenting projects that receive the highest scores from judges in each format will receive awards ranging from $100 to […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 2

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

How to Best Serve the Gender Variant Communities within Education

How to Best Serve the Gender Variant Communities within Education

April 2 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Einstein Scott Hickman, M.Ed, LCPC-C, CADC. Clinical Therapist, Advocate, and Educator

Cooking for Crowds – A Food Safety Training

Cooking for Crowds – A Food Safety Training

April 2 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Food Safety Training for Volunteer Cooks. Do you want to learn more about food safety when cooking for large groups? This workshop meets the Good Shepherd-Food Bank food safety training requirements. Learn up-to-date food safety techniques for buying, storing, preparing, transporting, and serving food for large groups.

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 3

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Dissertation Defense: Alper Kiziltas

Dissertation Defense: Alper Kiziltas

April 3 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Forestry “Carrier System for Cellulose Nanofibers in Hydrophobic Pollymer Composites”

Portland Alumnae Chapter of the University of Maine – Luncheon

Portland Alumnae Chapter of the University of Maine – Luncheon

April 3 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join alumni & friends for lunch and hear guest speaker Lisa J. Morin, coordinator for the Bodwell Center for Service & Volunteerism, discuss community engagement at UMaine.

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 4

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 5

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Poultry Keepers School

Poultry Keepers School

April 5 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

The University of Maine Cooperative Extension is partnering with the Maine Poultry Growers Association in presenting a day-long school for poultry producers scheduled for Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the Kennebec Valley Community College in Fairfield from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Additional co-sponsors of the school include the Maine Farm Bureau and the Maine Organic Farmers & […]

TEDxUMaine

TEDxUMaine

April 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The first TEDx event on the University of Maine campus, sponsored by the Maine Journal publication, strives to share the experiences of exceptional University of Maine students through their own voices. The event will be comprised of six to eight student speakers as well as selected TED videos from past TED talks and live musical […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 6

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

UMaine Baseball vs. Hartford

UMaine Baseball vs. Hartford

April 6 @ 1:00 am - 3:00 pm

http://goblackbears.com/landing/index

Collegiate Chorale

Collegiate Chorale

April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For tickets, or disability accommodations, call the Collins Center for the Arts, 207.581.1755.

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 7

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Accepted Student Day

Accepted Student Day

April 7 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Accepted students and their families are invited to attend one of our Accepted Student Days. All Accepted Student Days take place at the Collins Center for the Arts. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions by phone at 207-581-1561, toll free 1-877-486-2364 or by e-mail at um-admit@maine.edu. When leaving a message, please give your name, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 7 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 8

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 9

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Last day to withdraw from a class and receive “W” grade

Last day to withdraw from a class and receive “W” grade

April 9

Withdrawn classes after this date will receive failing grade. For full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 10

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 11

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Pride Week: Day of Silence

Pride Week: Day of Silence

April 11

The National Day of Silence is a day of action in which students across the country vow to take a form of silence to call attention to the silencing effect of anti-LGBT bullying and harassment in schools. Come to the RRC in the Union to get a Day of Silence Button to wear to show […]

Oral Defense: Alison Chase

Oral Defense: Alison Chase

April 11 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

Candidate for the Master of Science Degree in Oceanography “An In Situ Optical Method to Detect Phytoplankton Pigments”

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 12

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Fruit Tree Class

Fruit Tree Class

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This class on growing fruit trees in Maine will focus on pruning, and dealing with diseases and insect pests. The class is for those from the general public who would like to learn more about the cultural requirements of fruit trees. Contact Renae Moran to preregister.

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 13

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Healthy High 5k & 10k

Healthy High 5k & 10k

April 13 @ 4:20 am - 6:20 pm

The 7th  annual Healthy High will be Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 4:20pm. The 5k and 10k run/walk will start at the New Balance Student Recreation Center, and will continue on a course around campus ending back at the recreation center. The cost for pre-registration by April 9 at noon is $5 for students and $15 for […]

The University Credit Union’s 7th Annual Healthy High 5k/10k and 1-Mile Fun Run

The University Credit Union’s 7th Annual Healthy High 5k/10k and 1-Mile Fun Run

April 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The race, which begins at 4:20 p.m. at UMaine’s New Balance Student Recreation Center, promotes health and wellness for both the university and the community. Early registration fees for the 5k/10k are $15; $5 for students. The 1-mile walk/run is free. Early registration deadline is 4 p.m, April 9. Day-of registration fees are $20; $10 […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 14

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Accepted Student Day

Accepted Student Day

April 14 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Accepted students and their families are invited to attend one of our Accepted Student Days. All Accepted Student Days take place at the Collins Center for the Arts. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions by phone at 207-581-1561, toll free 1-877-486-2364 or by e-mail at um-admit@maine.edu. When leaving a message, please give your name, […]

Dissertation Defense: Stefano Vendrame

Dissertation Defense: Stefano Vendrame

April 14 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Food and Nutrition Sciences “The Effects of Dietary Wild Blueberry on Inflammation Lipid Metabolism and Endothelial Function in a Model of Metabolic Syndrome: A Nutrigenomics Approach”

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 15

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Dissertation Defense: Johanna Prince

Dissertation Defense: Johanna Prince

April 15 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Individualized Education “A Case Study of English Language Learners in a Digital Classroom: Exploring the Experiences of Students and Teachers Using iPads for Linguistic Development and Content Knowledge Acquisition”

Dissertation Defense: Johanna Prince

Dissertation Defense: Johanna Prince

April 15 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Individualized Instructional Technology and Educational Leadership “A Case Study of English Language Learners in a Digital Classroom: Exploring the Experience of Students and Teachers Using iPads for Linguistic Development and Content Knowledge Acquisition”

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 16

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 17

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Dissertation Defense – Stacia Dreyer

Dissertation Defense – Stacia Dreyer

April 17 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Acceptance of and Support for Environmental Policies

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

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Registration for Fall 2014

Registration for Fall 2014

April 18

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Cooperative Extension Facilitation Training Registration Deadline

Cooperative Extension Facilitation Training Registration Deadline

April 18

Cooperative Extension is offering a Spring Training planned for  Tuesday mornings, 9am-1pm, every other week, starting May 6 and ending July 1, at the Penobscot County Extension Office in Bangor.  The fee for 20-hours of training plus a resource notebook and hearty snacks is $120.  Scholarships are available. Needs 11 confirmed participants by April 18th to run. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop facilitation skills […]

22nd Annual Harold W. Borns, Jr. Symposium

22nd Annual Harold W. Borns, Jr. Symposium

April 18 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

The Harold W. Borns, Jr. Symposium is an annual event that features presentations and discussion by Climate Change Institute graduate students and faculty on emerging research and topics related to global environmental change.

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Featuring 21 works, Amy Beeler’s first solo museum exhibition explores the intersection of jewelry and sculpture in pieces rotted in her longstanding fascination with botanical forms. Using the lost-wax technique, Beeler has cast in silver an array of seed pods including milkweed, sweetgum, lotus, gumnut and datura. The organic, spiky forms are combined with hand-forged […]

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Planetarium Show: Earth’s Wild Ride

Planetarium Show: Earth’s Wild Ride

April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

“Earth’s Wild Ride” is a story from 200 years in the future that features a moon colonist and his grandchildren as they watch the earth during a solar eclipse. The grandfather recalls the nature of the blue planet where he was born and its most dramatic events including volcano eruptions, dinosaur extinctions and torrential storms. […]

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Accepted Student Day

Accepted Student Day

April 21 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Accepted students and their families are invited to attend one of our Accepted Student Days. All Accepted Student Days take place at the Collins Center for the Arts. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions by phone at 207-581-1561, toll free 1-877-486-2364 or by e-mail at um-admit@maine.edu. When leaving a message, please give your name, […]

Oral Defense: Jasper Benedict B. Alpuerto

Oral Defense: Jasper Benedict B. Alpuerto

April 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Candidate for the Master of Science Degree in Botany and Plant Pathology “Vacuolar Processing Enzymes are Components of Basal Defenses Against Phloem-feeding Insect Herbivores”

Oral Defense: Jamie Carter

Oral Defense: Jamie Carter

April 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Candidate for the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Degree in Maine Studies “Little Italy in Portland, ME! Village Values in an Urban Environment”

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Featuring 21 works, Amy Beeler’s first solo museum exhibition explores the intersection of jewelry and sculpture in pieces rotted in her longstanding fascination with botanical forms. Using the lost-wax technique, Beeler has cast in silver an array of seed pods including milkweed, sweetgum, lotus, gumnut and datura. The organic, spiky forms are combined with hand-forged […]

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Featuring 21 works, Amy Beeler’s first solo museum exhibition explores the intersection of jewelry and sculpture in pieces rotted in her longstanding fascination with botanical forms. Using the lost-wax technique, Beeler has cast in silver an array of seed pods including milkweed, sweetgum, lotus, gumnut and datura. The organic, spiky forms are combined with hand-forged […]

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Featuring 21 works, Amy Beeler’s first solo museum exhibition explores the intersection of jewelry and sculpture in pieces rotted in her longstanding fascination with botanical forms. Using the lost-wax technique, Beeler has cast in silver an array of seed pods including milkweed, sweetgum, lotus, gumnut and datura. The organic, spiky forms are combined with hand-forged […]

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In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America

In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America

April 25 @ 9:00 am - April 27 @ 5:00 pm

In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America is a symposium sponsored by the University of Maine Humanities Initiative and organized by the Franco-American Centre and Franco American Studies program. The symposium’s keynote speaker is Clark Blaise, a Canadian author, graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, founder of the post-graduate program in creative […]

Oral Defense: Jeffrey Lombardo

Oral Defense: Jeffrey Lombardo

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Candidate for the Master of Science Degree in Forest Resources “Regeneration in Partially Harvested Mixedwood Stands in Western Maine”

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

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In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America

In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America

April 25 @ 9:00 am - April 27 @ 5:00 pm

In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America is a symposium sponsored by the University of Maine Humanities Initiative and organized by the Franco-American Centre and Franco American Studies program. The symposium’s keynote speaker is Clark Blaise, a Canadian author, graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, founder of the post-graduate program in creative […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

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In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America

In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America

April 25 @ 9:00 am - April 27 @ 5:00 pm

In and Out of Place: Finding Home in Franco America is a symposium sponsored by the University of Maine Humanities Initiative and organized by the Franco-American Centre and Franco American Studies program. The symposium’s keynote speaker is Clark Blaise, a Canadian author, graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, founder of the post-graduate program in creative […]

Terrell House Community Garden Permablitz

Terrell House Community Garden Permablitz

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Community Garden Installation at University of Maine Sustainability House Orono, Maine – Volunteers from the University of Maine and surrounding communities are invited to participate in the creation of a community garden at UMaine’s Terrell House Permaculture Living & Learning Center (PLLC) on April 27. The free public event, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at 491A College Ave., in Orono, […]

UMaine Softball vs. UMBC

UMaine Softball vs. UMBC

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

http://www.goblackbears.com/landing/index

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

Museum of Art Exhibit: Amy Beeler, Passion and Adornment

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Featuring 21 works, Amy Beeler’s first solo museum exhibition explores the intersection of jewelry and sculpture in pieces rotted in her longstanding fascination with botanical forms. Using the lost-wax technique, Beeler has cast in silver an array of seed pods including milkweed, sweetgum, lotus, gumnut and datura. The organic, spiky forms are combined with hand-forged […]

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Oral Defense: Shannon Chapin

Oral Defense: Shannon Chapin

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Candidate for the Master of Science Degree in Ecology and Environmental Science “The Application of Spatial Modeling Tools to Predict Native Bee Abundance in Maine’s Lowbush Blueberries”

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

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Maine Day

Maine Day

April 30

For a full academic schedule, visit: http://catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=53&navoid=1199

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

Museum of Art Exhibit: Jay Kelly, Works from 2007-2014

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jay Kelly presents a selection of 27 sculptures and 10 drawings created from 2007 to 2014. Kelly’s intimate sculptures, the tallest of which measures 26 inches, exhibit elaborately worked surfaces that range from the refined to those that appear to be weathered and aged. The artist often painstakingly combines varied materials such as metal, wood, […]

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

Museum of Art Exhibit: Looking Back Six Years – Part One

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

In a series of exhibitions throughout 2014, UMMA is celebrating the ongoing development of the permanent collection. Looking Back Six Years – Part One features a selection of new acquisitions since 2008 that underscores the significant role photography plays in the Museum’s collection. This exhibition focuses on contemporary photographic practice by an array of nationally recognized artists. […]

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