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February 2021

Coffee Hour (online)

February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Symposium Series: Sam Edwards(Reader in History, Department of History, Politics and Philosophy, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK): “Allies in Memory: American War Commemoration in Europe, 1945-1995”

February 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Spring 2021 History Symposium Series begins on Feb. 8 at 3p.m. with a talk by Sam Edwards (Reader in History, Department of History, Politics and Philosophy, Manchester Metropolitan University) titled "Allies in Memory: American War Commemorations in Europe, 1945-1995."  The Zoom link for the event is https://maine.zoom.us/j/95684820994.    

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Spring Writing Group (online)

February 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 27, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon–1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9–10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Brightspace: Setting Up Gradebook (online)

February 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

This workshop will cover five common issues in the Gradebook: where to grade from, how to organize your Gradebook, grading efficiently, grading offline, and grading discussions. Register here

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Spanish Table (online)

February 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Black History Month Trivia (online)

February 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join BSU for a fun night of Black History Month Trivia.  For information about other Black History Month events, including registration links, contact BSU president Faye Smith, faye.smith@maine.edu. 

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Spring Writing Group (online)

February 12 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

February 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Reducing Stigma Around Mental Health And Mental Health Care (online)

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

https://maine.zoom.us/j/84479765624?pwd=dXBMS2lFTUpNUWNyZFhSQ2JrYnNzQT09#success Co-hosted by the Husson University African Student Association. For information about the mental health panel, contact Anila Karunakar, director of Diversity and Inclusion, anila.karunakar@maine.edu. For information about other Black History Month events, including registration links, contact BSU president Faye Smith, faye.smith@maine.edu. 

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Spanish Table (online)

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Culture and Ecosystems of Care: A Framework for Understanding International Health and Medical Contexts (online)

February 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Dr. Kirk St. Amant, Professor and Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair of Technical Communication and the Director of the Center for Health and Medical Communication at Louisiana Tech University, will give a talk on Thursday, Feb. 18 from 11–12:15 p.m. on the role of transcultural crisis communications during pandemics like COVID-19. All members of the campus community are invited to attend. The talk is also part of a special topics course in the English Department on “Communicating COVID,” and is…

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Spring Writing Group (online)

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

February 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Speaking LIFE

February 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

UMaine students Lauren Babb, Jacquel Eley, Amber Kennedy and Elisabeth Redwood will facilitate a conversation about Black identity, “Speaking LIFE.”  Message laura.rickard@maine.edu for a link to the event. Part of the Black Student Union's Black History Month programming. Click here to view a full schedule of events. For additional information, including registration links, contact BSU president Faye Smith, faye.smith@maine.edu.

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Speaking Life Part 2: A Conversation on Modern Black Womanhood (online)

February 22 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm

A follow-up discussion to last semester's conversation on being a Black and female in academia, featuring Jaquel Eley (UMaine MA alumna) and Amber Kennedy, and moderated by Lauren Babb (UMaine PhD student). Email Laura Rickard for Zoom connection information.

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Spanish Table (online)

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Culture and Ecosystems of Care (online)

February 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Dr. Kirk St. Amant, Professor and Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair of Technical Communication at Louisiana Tech University, will give a talk to the students and guests of Kathryn Swacha’s “Communicating COVID” class on Thursday, Feb. 25 from 11–12:15 p.m. Titled “Culture and Ecosystems of Care,” the talk will discuss challenges and strategies for generating healthcare content that meets the needs and expectations of audiences from other cultures — a particularly timely topic given the global COVID-19 pandemic. The Zoom…

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Spring Writing Group (online)

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

February 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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March 2021

Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz (online)

March 1 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

As part of a virtual series that involves the Collins Center for the Arts streaming Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz, starring the Ron McCurdy Quartet, the CCA will host a live Q&A with McCurdy emceed by Steve Evans, Chair of the UMaine Department of English. The Q&A will take place on Monday, March 1 at 7:30 pm. To register for the Q&A and for further details, please email Karen Cole at cca@maine.edu. 

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Spanish Table (online)

March 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Spring Writing Group (online)

March 5 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

March 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Graduate Teaching Assistant Credibility: Surviving the Bifurcated Life (online)

March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm

Talk given by Dr. Katherine Hendrix, University of Missouri, as part of the Department of Communication and Journalism's Spring 2021 Colloquium Series. Email Laura Rickard for Zoom connection information.

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Black Studies and Questions of Institutional and Structural Change: A Discussion with Charisee Burden-Stelly and Jonathan Fenderson (online)

March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

An evening of interesting and interdisciplinary conversation, relevant for our times! Dr. Burden-Stelly and Dr. Fenderson will each speak a little bit about their own work in the context of Black Studies and questions of institutional and structural change. They will then open the conversation by each posing a question to the other about their work, and then the discussion will open to questions from and conversation with audience members. Register here. 

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Spanish Table (online)

March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Spring Writing Group (online)

March 12 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

March 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Is Community Solar Good For Communities?

March 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This talk is available via Zoom. Registration is required due to security concerns. Please complete the registration form to receive the Zoom connection information. Speaker: Dr. Sharon Klein, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator, School of Economics, University of Maine “Community solar” is a catchy phrase that recently has been growing in public exposure and has different meanings for different people. For many, it conjures visions of local people coming together to share the costs and benefits of a solar array in…

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Spanish Table (online)

March 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Spring Writing Group (online)

March 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

March 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Paris To Portland: Localizing Global Climate Action

March 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

This talk is available via Zoom. Registration is required. Please complete the registration form to receive the Zoom connection information. Speaker: Dr. David Reidmiller, Director, Climate Center, Gulf of Maine Research Institute Just over five years ago, the world ushered in a new era of international climate action with the Paris Agreement. Having led the science and technology negotiations for the United States, Dr. Reidmiller will discuss the conditions that made the monumental Agreement possible and reflect on lessons in climate communication and…

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Spanish Table (online)

March 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Firebreak: How the Maine-New Brunswick Border Defined the 1825 Miramichi Fire (online)

March 25 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

A talk by Dr. Alan MacEachern, University of Western Ontario.   Presentation over Zoom in English. Register here. Hosted by the Canadian-American Center at the University of Maine.

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Steve Norton: Soapboxing for the Middle of the Food Chain

March 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Thursday, March 25, 4 – 5:30 p.m.  There is strong statistical evidence that there is real trouble in the middle of the food chain. Numbers recently published regarding drops in the global populations of insects, amphibians and birds indicate dramatic cause for concern. One would think that human beings would be horrified into action, but when each of these statistics was reported in the news, there was a brief flurry of consternation and then stony silence. The “news” that something…

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Spring Writing Group (online)

March 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

March 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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The Pride of Maine Black Bears Marching Band: Q&A Session (online)

March 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Pride of Maine Black Bears Marching Band is hosting Spring Q&A sessions via Zoom for those interested in joining the marching band for the Fall 2021 season. Participants will meet section leaders and marching band director Chris White. The next Q&A event will take place Saturday, March 27 at 2 p.m. Register for this event here.

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The Partisan Anti-Imperialists: Remembering Reconstruction, Southern Democrats and the Annexation of the Philippines (online)

March 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

David Turpie (Vice President Education, Exhibitions and Publications and Editor, Journal of Arizona History, Arizona Historical Society) will deliver the 2021 Robert Babcock Lecture. The zoom link for this event is here (password: 391122)

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‘Translated from the French’: Jack Kerouac, the Archive, and the Continenting of America (online)

March 29 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

A talk by Dr. Jean-Christophe Cloutier, University of Pennsylvania. Presentation in English. Part of a lecture series focusing on North American francophone authors and literature, hosted by the Canadian-American Center at the University of Maine. Virtual presentations will take place 5:30–6:30 p.m., and all are welcome to attend. To access each event in the Writing In French in North America, use the following Zoom link: maine.zoom.us/j/85963879161.  

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2021 Maine Sustainability and Water Conference (online)

March 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on April 1, 2021 at 9:00 am

Given the continued uncertainty regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Maine Sustainability and Water Conference, sponsored by the Senator George J. Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions, has moved to a two-day virtual event taking place Wednesday, March 31–Thursday, April 1. Keynote Speaker: Maulian Dana Maulian Dana is the Penobscot Nation Tribal Ambassador and works to represent the Nation to create and advocate for policy at local, state, and federal levels of government. She is a commissioner for the Permanent Commission on the…

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Spanish Table (online)

March 31 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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April 2021

2021 Maine Sustainability and Water Conference (online)

April 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on April 1, 2021 at 9:00 am

Given the continued uncertainty regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Maine Sustainability and Water Conference, sponsored by the Senator George J. Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions, has moved to a two-day virtual event taking place Wednesday, March 31–Thursday, April 1. Keynote Speaker: Maulian Dana Maulian Dana is the Penobscot Nation Tribal Ambassador and works to represent the Nation to create and advocate for policy at local, state, and federal levels of government. She is a commissioner for the Permanent Commission on the…

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MDMP Food Insecurity Panel Discussion

April 1 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Maine Day Meal Packout (MDMP) Hunger Awareness Campaign is hosting a panel discussion via Zoom about food insecurity on college campuses. Click here to register to attend and receive the Zoom link! The first 25 students to register and attend the panel will receive a $10 Hannaford e-gift card.

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Spring Writing Group (online)

April 2 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Informal, Bimonthly Forum for Faculty to Discuss Teaching in the Time of COVID-19 (online)

April 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Professors Rich Powell and Shannon McCoy host an informal, bimonthly forum for faculty to discuss teaching in the time of COVID-19 — an opportunity to share ideas and strategies. The next forum is 2–3 p.m. April 2. The zoom link is available here.

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Coffee Hour (online)

April 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Putting a Groove on a Bad Situation (online)

April 2 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Visit the Jazz Studies at UMaine Facebook page today, April 2 at 7:30 p.m. for the live-stream debut of "Putting a Groove on a Bad Situation," a suite of compositions by members of the UMaine Faculty Jazz Ensemble that center on various struggles in our society, past and present. This new music touches on subjects such as social isolation during COVID-19 pandemic, racial violence and reparations, the value of unity and dissent in the American democracy and joy and celebration…

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Spanish Table (online)

April 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Geographic Information Science Programs Virtual Open House

April 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tora Johnson, director of the GIS Laboratory and Service Center and chair of the UMM Environmental and Biological Sciences Division, will host a live, virtual info session on geographic information systems coursework, certificates and degree programs at 6 p.m. on April 8. Registration is online.

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Spring Writing Group (online)

April 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

April 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Recruiting Women to STEM: Framing of STEM in Admissions Viewbooks (online)

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

Talk presented by Dr. Amelia Couture Bue, Department of Communication & Journalism, UMaine, as part of the CMJ Spring 2021 Colloquium Series. Email Laura Rickard for Zoom connection information.

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Structural Pest Management (online)

April 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

University of Maine Cooperative Extension and the Maine Board of Pesticides Control are pleased to offer a free, 2-day virtual recertification training over structural pest management. Applicators are invited to attend one or both days of the training. Attending both days earns four recertification credits. The training starts at 9 a.m. each day and runs for 2–2 1/2 hours. This webinar will be hosted via Zoom. Registration is required. Participants will be sent a Zoom link and passcode after registering.…

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Rural Living Night 2021 (webinar)

April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

3–4:30 p.m.: Grandmother’s Gift – Skomon (corn) Shiwa Noh, from Nibezun, will speak about what it means to plant the original Wabanaki varieties of corn to connect to the ancestors, to bring healing through the ceremonies, to bring sovereignty, and rediscover the ancestral way of preparing the corn. 5–6:30 p.m.: Browntail Moth and its Impacts in Maine Tom Schmeelk, from the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry will speak on about the Browntail Moth and its impacts in Maine including…

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Spanish Table (online)

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Spring Gardening Series: Fiddleheads, a Spring Tradition (online)

April 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Fiddlehead picking is a springtime tradition in New England. In this webinar, we’ll cover how to properly identify, sustainably harvest and safely cook New England’s iconic ostrich fern fiddleheads. We offer our program fee on a sliding scale ($0-10) Register here. Deadline: 4 p.m. on April 14.

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Spring Writing Group (online)

April 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

April 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Spanish Table (online)

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Spring Writing Group (online)

April 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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Bearing Witness (online)

April 26 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Janine di Giovanni '83 is internationally renowned for her gripping first-hand coverage of war zones and uprisings in Europe, Africa and Asia as well as for her essays and highly praised TED Talk. Di Giovanni, recipient of the University of Maine Alumni Association's 2020 Bernard Lown '42 Alumni Humanitarian Award, will discuss her career and coverage of world events as UMaine's 2021 Alan Miller Lecturer in a presentation titled "Bearing Witness." The event is co-sponsored by the University of Maine…

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Contemporary Acadian Literature (online)

April 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

A talk by France Daigle, award-winning Acadian heritage author. Presentation in French. Part of a lecture series focusing on North American francophone authors and literature, hosted by the Canadian-American Center at the University of Maine. Virtual presentations will take place 5:30–6:30 p.m., and all are welcome to attend. To access each event in the Writing In French in North America, use the following Zoom link: maine.zoom.us/j/85963879161.  

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Spanish Table (online)

April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2021

Free

If you would like to practice or build your spoken Spanish, join us for a (virtual) brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts in the second week of the semester and meets every Thursday via Zoom when classes are in session. This semester, Spanish table begins Thursday, Feb. 11 at 12 p.m. Contact Maria Sandweiss for the Zoom link.    

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Spring Writing Group (online)

April 30 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

This semester's writing group will meet Tuesdays Noon-1:30 p.m. and Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. through the semester, whichever time works for you. Join anytime by registering at this link: forms.gle/TRXVRfMvBw4zjjNS8.  

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Coffee Hour (online)

April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2021

Coffee Hour is on Fridays, the event is host by ISA or a partner on campus. This is held over Zoom and there may be a limited attendance. https://umaine.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c1654301d5a98a9274b3f14f2&id=a97e9c5146&e=8113598c18  

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May 2021

Virtual Budget Town Hall

May 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

President Joan Ferrini-Mundy will lead a Virtual Budget Town Hall from 4–5:15 p.m., May 4. Joining the President will be Provost John Volin; Vice Presidents Robert Dana, Kimberly Whitehead and Kody Varahramyan; Interim Vice President and Chief Business Officer Joanne Yestramski; and Vice President for Academic Affairs/Head of Campus Dan Qualls. The forum will include an update on the UMaine/UMM FY21 budget and preliminary discussion of the planning process for the FY22 budget. Click here to attend.    

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Using Zoom in Your Teaching (online)

May 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

To help you prepare for May Term - this workshop will explore the features of Zoom that you can use to build community and engagement in your synchronous classes. We will review ways to creatively use chat, polls, reactions and other features as time allows. REGISTER HERE

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Forest Climate Change in Maine: Converging Policy and Practice (online)

May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

In the eighth in the CRSF Forest Climate Change Initiative series on Addressing Forest Climate Change in Maine, Dr. Ivan Fernandez, Distinguished Maine Professor, Climate Change Institute and School of Forest Resources, will take a look back on topics covered throughout this series and a look forward at carbon and climate topics most relevant to Maine’s forests. Many of our series panelists will join Dr. Fernandez in a lively discussion on the most exciting opportunities brought by climate change and…

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An Introduction to Kaltura and Using Video in Teaching (online)

May 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

To help you prepare for May Term — this training will offer an overview of the features of UMaine’s video storage and streaming platform: Kaltura – an essential tool for teaching and learning remotely. We will discuss creative ways to use video in your teaching and share ideas about using video to improve student learning, such as using video feedback for students, working with video content, making and using video quizzes and using the built-in desktop recorder: Kaltura Capture. A…

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Brightspace: Common Gradebook Issues and How to Fix Them (online)

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This workshop will review how to organize your Gradebook in Brightspace and work through some common issues we often see. Objectives: We work through common issues, Talk about organization strategies, Show total grade average to students, And review the student experience. REGISTER HERE

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Spring Gardening Series: Preparing Your Garden Site: Getting Ahead of Weeds (online)

May 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

In this webinar, you’ll learn about the many approaches to preparing your garden site, and considerations for choosing which method is suitable for your next garden expansion effort. This webinar will cover practices ranging from Extension favorites to those you might not want to rely on. Practices you’ll learn about will include, but not be limited to, tarping, deep tillage, double-dig, sheet mulching, and building up with raised beds. We offer our program fee on a sliding scale ($0-10) Register…

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