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Canceled: Making (sense of) Equity: How Instructors Define and Perform Equity in a Teaching-Focused Community of Practice

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm

Note: This event has been canceled. Dr. Liliana Herakova, Dr. Rebecca Buchanan, and Dr. Mollie Rubin, of the UMaine Equity-Oriented Community of Practice, as part of the CMJ Spring 2020 Colloquium Series.

Canceled: American Character: The Epic Struggle Between Individual Liberty and the Common Good

April 1 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Note: This event has been canceled.   Noted author and journalist, Colin Woodard, will be speaking on campus on April 1 as part of a tribute to Professor Steve Cohn who taught in Sociology and Honors. The title of Woodward's lecture is "American Character: The Epic Struggle Between Individual Liberty and the Common Good." This talk is free and open to the public.   4 p.m. — Reception 4:30 p.m. — Talk   The event is co-sponsored by the Department…

Canceled: Stephen E. King Chair Lecture Series: Rebecca Traister

April 2 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Note: This event has been canceled for April 2. New York Times bestselling author and columnist Rebecca Traister is one of the leading journalists today working at the intersections of gender and culture. She is a writer-at-large for New York Magazine and the author of the books "Big Girls Don't Cry," "All the Single Ladies," and "Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger." Her 2018 National Magazine Award citation epitomizes the impact of her work on America’s sense of cultural…

Canceled: Dynamic Earth

April 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 24, 2020

Note: This event series has been canceled.  Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system with visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations. This exciting program follows a trail of energy that flows from the sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere. Audiences will ride along on swirling ocean and wind currents, dive into the heart of a monster hurricane, come face-to-face with sharks and gigantic whales, and fly…

Canceled: U2 – The Planetarium Experience

April 3 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 24, 2020

Note: This event series has been canceled.  Experience one of the greatest bands of the last two decades: U2 in the first ever full-dome production featuring their timeless classics and modern hits. The show includes hits like “Where the Streets Have No Name”, “With or Without You”, “Beautiful Day”, “Mysterious Ways” and “Elevation” and many more all set to stunning full-dome visuals.  A treat for all U2 fans. Tickets are $8 for general admission. Music programs may contain explicit lyrics,…

Canceled: The Secrets of Gravity

April 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

Note: This event series has been canceled.  Luke is interested in the universe and its secrets. He is fascinated by the stars, the universe and the laws of nature. One night he sneaks into the Albert Einstein Museum where he meets ALBYX3, a small, clever but rather quirky robot who knows all about Albert Einstein and his theories. ALBY takes Luke on a magical journey through space and time during which they uncover the secrets of gravity and learn about…

Canceled: Class Warfare: Producing Social and Economic Inequalities via the U.S. College Admissions Process

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Note: This event has been canceled. Interested parties are invited to a lecture by Lois Weis, State University of New York Distinguished Professor of Sociology of Education, titled “Class Warfare: Producing Social and Economic Inequalities via the U.S. College Admissions Process.”  RSVP by April 1: um.ehd.events@maine.edu  Lois Weis has written extensively about the current predicament of White, African American and Latinx working class and poor youth and young adults, as well as the complex role gender and race play in…

Canceled: Communication, Intimacy and Health

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm

Note: This event has been canceled. Talk given by Dr. Valerie Rubinsky, Department of Social Sciences, UMaine at Augusta, as part of the CMJ Spring 2020 Colloquium Series.

Canceled: Habitat Earth

April 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Note: This event has been canceled. Living networks connect and support life forms large and small — from colonies of tiny microbes and populations of massive whales to ever-expanding human societies. Discover what it means to live in today’s connected world in "Habitat Earth." Through stunning visualizations of the natural world, dive below the ocean’s surface to explore the dynamic relationships found in kelp forest ecosystems, travel beneath the forest floor to see how Earth’s tallest trees rely on tiny…

Canceled: Spring 2020 WGS Colloquium Series

April 8 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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One event on February 4, 2020 at 12:30 pm

One event on March 3, 2020 at 12:30 pm

One event on April 8, 2020 at 12:30 pm

Note: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies regret to announce that the remainder of the series has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies presents its Spring 2020 Colloquium Series, featuring talks by faculty from across the university. Tuesday, Jan. 28 — Rebecca Buchanan (School of Learning and Teaching): "'I Feel Like I've Had a Bag Over My Head': New Teachers Explore Issues of Diversity, Power, and Justice" Tuesday, Feb. 4 — Liliana Herakova (Communication and Journalism): "Narrative…

Canceled: Socialist and Marxist Studies Series (Controversy Series)

April 9 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Note: Events in this series occurring after March 13 have been canceled.  All seminars in the series are held on Thursdays, 12:30–1:45 p.m., in the Bangor Room, Memorial Union. Click here to view the full schedule of events.

Canceled: Dynamic Earth

April 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 24, 2020

Note: This event series has been canceled.  Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system with visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations. This exciting program follows a trail of energy that flows from the sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere. Audiences will ride along on swirling ocean and wind currents, dive into the heart of a monster hurricane, come face-to-face with sharks and gigantic whales, and fly…

Canceled: U2 – The Planetarium Experience

April 10 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 24, 2020

Note: This event series has been canceled.  Experience one of the greatest bands of the last two decades: U2 in the first ever full-dome production featuring their timeless classics and modern hits. The show includes hits like “Where the Streets Have No Name”, “With or Without You”, “Beautiful Day”, “Mysterious Ways” and “Elevation” and many more all set to stunning full-dome visuals.  A treat for all U2 fans. Tickets are $8 for general admission. Music programs may contain explicit lyrics,…

Canceled: The Secrets of Gravity

April 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

Note: This event series has been canceled.  Luke is interested in the universe and its secrets. He is fascinated by the stars, the universe and the laws of nature. One night he sneaks into the Albert Einstein Museum where he meets ALBYX3, a small, clever but rather quirky robot who knows all about Albert Einstein and his theories. ALBY takes Luke on a magical journey through space and time during which they uncover the secrets of gravity and learn about…

Canceled: Toward a Theory of Microempowerment in the Rhetoric of Health and Medicine

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm

Note: This event has been canceled. Talk given by Dr. Kathryn Swacha, UMaine Department of English, as part of the CMJ Spring 2020 Colloquium Series.

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