Join us as we celebrate UMM students for their academic achievements and contributions to arts, culture, and knowledge in Downeast Maine.

 

Schedule of Events:

Click the name of the event for more information.

Wednesday, April 24

Honors Convocation

Scholarship & awards ceremony

Performing Arts Center, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

 

Film premiere: When the Chevy Breaks (How Small Towns Fix Big Problems)

Student film from the Downeast Documentary course

Performing Arts Center, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

Ed Rice: Remembering Louis Sockalexis

Talk & author reception

Merrill Library, 4 p.m.

Friday, April 26

“(Untitled Perceptions)” by Harleigh Gillespie

Senior art show, opening reception

UMM Art Gallery, 4–6 p.m.

 

Greek Weekend

Reynolds Center, 6–8 p.m.

Saturday, April 27

Greek Weekend

Reynolds Center & Outdoors, 9–5 p.m.

 

Sunday, April 28

Clipper Athletics Players of the Year (CAPY) Awards

Celebrating our student athletes

Science Building, Room 102, 3–5 p.m.

 

Monday, April 29

Undersea Interactive Museum

presented by the Skeletal Articulation Class

O’Brien House Garage, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

 

Flower Labyrinth Tours

hosted by the Environmental issues & Actions class

Flower Labyrinth on College Hill, 10–11 a.m.

 

Woods Labyrinth Tours

hosted by the Environmental Issues & Actions class

Woods Labyrinth behind Torrey Hall, 10–11 a.m.

 

Fish Tank Tours

hosted by the Ichthyology class

Science Building 1st Floor, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.; 1–3 p.m.

 

Iced Coffee Break from Family Futures Downeast

Students and faculty welcome for free iced coffee & snacks

Commuter Lounge, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Tuesday, April 30

Thou Art Fair

High school/UMM Art Festival

Performing Arts Center, Powers Hall & Environs, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

 

Undersea Interactive Museum

presented by the Skeletal Articulation Class

O’Brien House Garage, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

 

Outback Trail & Pirate Ship Maze Tour

hosted by the Environmental Issues & Actions class

Meet at trailhead behind Reynolds Center, 1–1:30 p.m.; 1:30–2 p.m.; 2–2:30 p.m.

 

Valerie Lawson Reading

Editor of 3 Nations Anthology: Native, Canadian & New England Writers”

Merrill Library, 4 p.m.

 

Chorus Recital

Music of Handl, Nevin, Michel Legrand and more; including a premiere by local songwriter Judy Armstrong

Performing Arts Center, 7–8 p.m.

Wednesday, May 1

Woods Labyrinth Tours

hosted by the Environmental Issues & Actions class

Woods Labyrinth behind Torrey Hall, 9–10 a.m.

 

Undersea Interactive Museum

presented by the Skeletal Articulation Class

O’Brien House Garage, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.

 

Project & Poster Presentations & Awards

Students, campus organizations and programs share their work

Torrey Hall, 2nd floor,  11 a.m.–1 p.m.

 

Fish Tank Tours

hosted by the Ichthyology class

Science Building 1st Floor, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.

 

Flower Labyrinth Tours

hosted by the Environmental issues & Actions class

Flower Labyrinth on College Hill, 1–2 p.m.

 

Readers’ Theatre: The Elephant Man

Students of the “Community & Place: The Circus” class perform Bernard Pomerance’s play

Powers Hall, Room 201, 2 p.m.

 

Psychology & Community Studies Student Showcase & Community Partner Celebration

Reynolds Center, 4–5:30 p.m.

 

IFA Recitals

Performances from interdisciplinary fine arts students

Performing Arts Center, 7–8 p.m.

Thursday, May 2

No events planned

Friday, May 3

Senior Seminar in Biology Presentations

Seniors in the biological sciences will be presenting mock grant applications focused on viable original research projects that could serve as the basis for graduate research programs. Each student will give a 10 minute presentation on their research topic, including an experimental design aimed at elucidating a novel research question.

Science Building, Room 102, 6–8 p.m.