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September 2014

Commuter Week

September 29 - October 3
The Memorial Union,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

A week of events designed to meet the interests and needs of UMaine commuter students. The events include a Lunch and Learn series on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday with topics such as planning healthy inexpensive meals, managing your finances and renters’ rights and responsibilities. On Wednesday a free pizza lunch is provided for commuters.

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Eat nutritiously, save money with UMaine Extension, Falmouth

September 30 @ 9:30 am - October 3 @ 11:00 am
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Every week until November 4, 2014
University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Cumberland County,
75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104, Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s Eat Well Nutrition Program will be offered 9:30-11 a.m. Tuesdays from Sept. 16 through Nov. 4 at the UMaine Extension office, 75 Clearwater Drive, Falmouth. This program is free for income-eligible adults with dependent children. Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the program, which includes hands-on food preparation, budgeting information and tips on how to shop at farmers’ markets and grocery stores. Eat Well Program graduates save an average of $36 per…

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October 2014

Classes dropped on or before this date will not appear on transcript

October 2

Deadline: 4:30 p.m. For a full schedule, visit: catalog.umaine.edu/content.php?catoid=58&navoid=1454

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Recipe to Market: Is it for Me?

October 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
University of Maine Cooperative Extension Hancock County Office,
63 Boggy Brook Rd., Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States
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A half-day introductory workshop that will explore what’s involved in starting a specialty food business.

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Spanish Table

October 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Weekly on Thursdays.
MLC Lounge, Little Hall, Rm. 207,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

Brown bag lunch and conversation in Spanish.  All levels of ability are welcome.

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Socialist and Marxist Studies Lecture Series — Israel-Palestine 2014: The Crisis in Gaza

October 2 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Bangor Room, Memorial Union,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

Professor Alex Grab, History.

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Free

2014 Mitchell Lecture on Sustainability: Mobilizing Knowledge to Shape a Sustainable Future

October 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hauck Auditorium,
Collins Center for the Arts, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04473 United States

Speaker: William Clark, Harvard University The 2014 Mitchell Lecture on Sustainability will feature keynote speaker William Clark, Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy and Human Development at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. Trained as an ecologist, his work focuses on the human transformation of the earth, the implications of that transformation for our well-being over the long run, and the design of interventions to improve our collective prospects. He has been actively engaged in the conception…

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New Writing Series Fall 2014: Rachel Tzvia Back, poetry and translation,

October 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
AP/PE Space, IMRC, Stewart Commons,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

Rachel Tzvia Bach is a Professor of English Literature at Oranim College in Israel. She is the author of many collections of poems such as Azimuth: Poems, On Ruins & Return, and a Messenger Comes. Most recently she translated a collection of poems in In the Illuminated Dark: Selected Poems of Tuvia Ruebner.

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Free to income eligible families

Family Fun Cooking Class

October 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week until October 30, 2014
University of Maine Cooperative Extension Somerset County Office,
7 County Drive, Skowhegan, ME 04976 United States
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Quick and Easy Meals and Snacks, parents will prepare the main meal, while kids learn how to make a healthy snack.

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Free

Alicia, esto es el capitalismo: when fiction depicts economy.

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
St. John Hill Auditorium,
Barrows Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

CHISPA Centro Hispano announces the Seventh Annual Hispanic Lecture Series for Latino Heritage Month celebrated during September and October. Dr. Carlos Villacorta Gonzáles, assistant professor at the University of Maine, presents “Alicia, esto es el capitalismo: when fiction depicts economy.” A Peruvian Hispanic literature scholar, fiction writer, and poet, Dr. Villacorta Gonzáles will engage the audience by presenting the crossroads between fiction and economics.

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Manhattan Short Film Festival – You Be The Judge

October 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Collins Center for the Arts,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Filmgoers in Oronowill unite with audiences in over 250 cities spanning six continents to view and judge the work of the next generation of filmmakers from around the world when the 17th Annual Manhattan Short Film Festival screens at the Collins Center for the Arts at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2. This year, Manhattan Short received 589 short film entries from 47 countries, England, Norway, Australia, Netherlands, France, Mexico, Germany and the USA are the countries represented in this…

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Free

Maine’s Moose – An Update

October 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Old Town Museum,
353 Main St., Old Town, ME 04468 United States

The program takes place at the Old Town Museum, 353 Main St. in Old Town. Lee Kantar will discuss the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife’s current research on adult female and calf survival that started this past year with the capture and GPS radio collaring of 60 moose. His topics will include winter and summer moose capture work, recovery and necropsy of moose mortalities, the role of winter tick and parasites on Maine’s moose as well as the…

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A Global Vision for Floating Offshore Wind Power in 2050 Johan Sandberg from DNV-GL Energy, Renewables Advisory

October 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Advanced Structures and Composites Center,
35 Flagstaff Road, Orono, ME 04469 United States

Join us to hear from Johan Sandberg of DNV GL on their global vision for floating offshore wind in 2050. Johan Sandberg is Service Line Leader for Offshore Renewable Energy at DNV GL Energy, based at DNV GL’s headquarters in Oslo, Norway. He has the global responsibility for DNV GL’s advisory services on offshore renewable energy. He has taken a lead in cutting edge offshore wind sector, and worked in areas such as identifying synergies between offshore wind and offshore…

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Out of Nowhere

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

Maine-based painter John Gallagher exhibits a number of recent abstract paintings, as well as several early pieces.

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Museum of Art Exhibit: The Little Fools

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

A collection of vintage dolls is the subject of New York City-based artist Roz Leibowitz’s black and white photographs.

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Staring at the Sun with a Penny in my Pocket

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

At first glance, Brooklyn-based Matt Phillips’ paintings may appear to be rooted solely in rigid formal abstraction.  But in reality the works are deceptively complex, each containing varied and richly worked surfaces.

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Tales from the Turnpike

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

In Suzanne Laura Kammin’s abstract oil on panel paintings, hard-edged forms unite with transparent gestural brushwork.

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Drug Policy as Conservation Policy: Narco-deforestation in Central America

October 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
FFA Room, Memorial Union,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

Dr. Erik Nielsen. Part of the School of Forest Resources Seminar Series.        

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Untangling the evolutionary history of a marine symbiosis: Diversity and relationships among crinoids and myzostomes

October 3 @ 3:10 pm - 4:30 pm
Murray Hall,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

Presented by Dr. Mindi Summers, University of Maine. Hosted by Dr. Smith. Part of the School of Biology and Ecology’s Fall 2014 Seminar Series. Light refreshments will be served.  All are welcome to attend.

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Women’s Ice Hockey vs Robert Morris

October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alfond Arena,
Alfond Arena, Orono, ME 04469 United States

For a full schedule go to goblackbears.com/sports/w-hockey/2014-15/schedule

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Out of Nowhere

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

Maine-based painter John Gallagher exhibits a number of recent abstract paintings, as well as several early pieces.

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Museum of Art Exhibit: The Little Fools

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

A collection of vintage dolls is the subject of New York City-based artist Roz Leibowitz’s black and white photographs.

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Staring at the Sun with a Penny in my Pocket

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

At first glance, Brooklyn-based Matt Phillips’ paintings may appear to be rooted solely in rigid formal abstraction.  But in reality the works are deceptively complex, each containing varied and richly worked surfaces.

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Museum of Art Exhibit: Tales from the Turnpike

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday until January 3, 2015

In Suzanne Laura Kammin’s abstract oil on panel paintings, hard-edged forms unite with transparent gestural brushwork.

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Football vs Villanova

October 4 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Alfond Stadium,
University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 United States

For a full schedule go to http://www.goblackbears.com/sports/m-footbl/2014-15/schedule

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