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August 5
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until August 23, 2019

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9:00 am

Lord Hall Gallery Summer Exhibitions

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until September 20, 2019

Lord Hall Gallery, Lord Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Two exhibitions that speak, in very different ways, to the nature of life and the importance of transformation or change will be on display this summer at Lord Hall Gallery.  Mixed media works by Giles Timms, a UMaine assistant professor of art, will be featured in “touch my human.” Timms describes his work as commenting […]

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10:00 am

Land Tenure in Acadian Agricultural Settlements, 1604–1755: Cultural Retention and the Emergence of Custom

August 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Stevens Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Carol Blasi, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in History, will be defending her dissertation.

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1:00 pm

Feeding the Empire: Grain, Warfare, and the Persistence of the British Atlantic Economy, 1765-1815

August 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Center Stevens Hall, University of Maine
Orono, 04469 United States

Patrick Callaway, Doctor of Philosophy in History, will be defending his dissertation.

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2:00 pm

Polaris: Mystery of the Polar Night

August 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

A traveling penguin from the South Pole and a funny polar bear from the North Pole meet on Arctic sea ice. They become friends observing the night sky together and wondering why night is so long at the poles of the Earth. This mystery leads them on a scientific adventure by building an improvised spaceship […]

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