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June 2018

Strange Fruit: Black Female Body Politics in Contemporary American Culture

June 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
IMRC Center Orono, ME 04469 United States

Eleanor Kipping, candidate for the Master of Fine Arts degree in Intermedia, will be defending her thesis.

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Glacial History of Roberts Massif, Central Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica Using 3He, 21Ne, and 10Be Surface Exposure Ages

June 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bryand Global Science Center, Bryand Global Science Center, University of Maine
Orono, ME United States

Alexandra Balter, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Earth and Climate Sciences, will be defending her thesis.

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Characterizing the Role of Fungal Shape In A Zebrafish Model of Invasive Candidiasis

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Stodder Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Brittany Seman, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Microbiology, will be defending her dissertation.

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Characterizing the Role of Fungal Shape in a Zebrafish Model of Invasive Candidiasis

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Stodder Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

A dissertation defense in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Ph.D. in Microbiology, presented by  Brittany Seman, Department of Molecular and Biomedical Sciences; Wheeler Laboratory.

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Modeling Coastal Flooding and Sand Transport in the Gulf of Maine During Severe Storms in a Changing Climate

June 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Hitchner Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Dongmei Xie, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering, will be defending her dissertation.

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Flower Visitation in Relation to Pollen and Nectar Nutrition: Implications for Pollinator Habitat and Conservation

June 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Deering Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Megan Leach, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Ecology and Environmental Science, will be defending her thesis.

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Retreat of the Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Southern Ross Embayment from Records at Amundsen and Liv Glaciers, Southern Transantarctic Mountains

June 14 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bryand Global Science Center, Bryand Global Science Center, University of Maine
Orono, ME United States

Jillian Pelto, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Earth and Climate Sciences, will be defending her thesis.

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Feasibility of Hybrid Thermoplastic Composite-Concrete Load Bearing System

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Advanced Structures and Composites Center, 35 Flagstaff Road
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Camerin Seigars, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, will be defending his thesis.

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Free Film Screening: “Space Jam”

June 22 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Morse Field, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Free

The University of Maine Athletics Department is partnering with local businesses to host a free community movie night on Morse Field at Alfond Stadium at 8 p.m. June 22. Members of the public are welcome to bring blankets and refreshments and enjoy a showing of “Space Jam.” The event is the first in the Orono Old Town Economic Development Community Movie Nights Summer Series, with the next showing to take place at 7 p.m. Aug. 24. For questions, contact Karl…

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The Efficacy of Equine Assisted Therapy

June 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rogers Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Amy Hofmann, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, will be defending her dissertation.

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July 2018

Understanding Student Development of Science Literacy Skills in an Undergraduate Environmental Science Course

July 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Nutting Hall, Room 204, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Molly Picillo, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Teaching, will be defending her thesis.

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Mechanistic Studies of Reducible Metal Oxides as Hydrodeoxygenation Catalysts

July 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Hill Auditorium, Barrows Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5708 United States

Akbar Mahdavi Shakib, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Chemistry, will be defending his dissertation.

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Genetic Modification of Inherited Retinopathy in Mice

July 6 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Yang Kong, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Biomedical Sciences, will be defending his dissertation.

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Acts of Contrition: An Exploration of Catholic Guilt and Sensory Pleasure in Kinetic Sculpture

July 10 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
IMRC, Stewart Commons, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5785 United States

Wade Warman, candidate for the Master of Fine Arts degree in Intermedia, will be defending his thesis.

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Performance Test and Numerical Simulation of an Adjustable Implant for Treating Vocal Fold Paralysis

July 11 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Boardman Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Hai Zi, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, will be defending his thesis.

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Magic Treehouse: Space Mission

July 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Travel with the brother-sister duo, Jack and Annie, in their magic treehouse as they discover a note that asks them to answer a series of six questions about space. With the help of an astronomer, the Internet, an astronaut, books and the writer of the mysterious note, Jack and Annie are taken on a wondrous journey of adventure and learning. This exciting voyage will carry visitors to the planets and far out into the Universe where Jack and Annie nearly get…

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Earth, Moon and Sun

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

"Earth, Moon and Sun" is a fast-paced full dome demonstration of lunar phases, eclipses, day and night, the sun and other puzzling events with the help of a confused coyote. This program beautifully illustrates basic concepts like moon phases and seasons. Based on the trickster of Native American lore, Coyote is constantly corrected in his misunderstandings of how things work. A live tour of the Maine sky and its beautiful constellations completes this micro-unit of astronomy. Tickets for planetarium programs are…

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Extraction and Analysis of Microscopic Volcanic Ash from Antarctic Ice Cores

July 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Bryand Global Sciences Center, Room 307, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Sarah Wheatley, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Quaternary and Climate Studies, will be defending her thesis.

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Eco-Evolutionary Implications of Environmental Change Across Heterogeneous Landscapes

July 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Norman Smith Hall, Room 107, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Jared Homola, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Ecology and Environmental Sciences, will be defending his dissertation.

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Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

July 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Join two children on a magical journey through the solar system, aided by a talking astronomy book, a cardboard rocket, and a vivid imagination. During this imaginative show, audiences will land on Venus, fly through the rings of Saturn, and discover the secrets of the solar system. Tickets for planetarium programs are $6 for Adults, $5 for UMaine Students/Veterans/Senior Citizens, and $4 for children under 12. Click here to view the calendar. Tickets may be purchased online, by phone at 207.581.1341,…

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