The Office of Student Life is committed to providing inclusive, wide-reaching activities and programs both online through Zoom and in-person.
This page provides opportunities to connect with your classmates on a wide range of topics. Through our online programming in 2020 and 2021, we also recorded a number of events for later viewing.
We are always open to suggestions from students on programming. Email us anytime at UMAStudentLife@maine.edu.
Upcoming Activities & Events
- Gender-Based Violence Prevention Training: During the month of October (Domestic Violence Awareness Month), students completing the following workshops will receive an Amazon gift card, certificate of completion, and be entered to win a laptop!
- Moose Book Club: Discussing “All the Real Indians Died Off”: And 20 Other Myths About Native Americans by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Dina Gilio-Whitaker on November 17th at 12:00PM via Zoom in honor of Native American Heritage Month. Both print and e-book versions are available through the UMA Libraries.
- Weekly Kahoot! Trivia: Keep an eye on the weekly Student Scoop e-newsletter and our social media to play the weekly Kahoot! and enter in a raffle for a variety of prizes.
- Fall Foliage Photo Contest: Submit your best photo(s) by October 27th for a chance to win a Fujifilm Instax Mobile Printer!
- Cultural Celebration Day
- A Conversation with Author Abdi Nor Iftin: Moose Book Club
- The Reality of the LGBTQ+ Community
- Financial Literacy Series: Loan Basics & Identity Theft
- Financial Literacy Series: Establishing Credit
- Financial Literacy Series: Budgeting & Saving
- Student Support & Development Presents: Mindfulness & Meditation
- Music Industry Talks: Ray Suhy, The Creative Craftsman
- Non-Gendered Makeup Seminar with Christina Hazouri
- The Reality of Racism II: Restoring Black History
- Music Industry Talks: Earl Maneein (Composer/Violinist)
- Paint Night with Lori Miller
- From Impossible to I’m Possible: Suicide Prevention CPR with Josh Rivedal
- Comedy Night with Mary Santora
- The Civil Discourse Forums: Talking About Things You Care About With People You Care About with Dr. Valerie Rubinsky
- Art Night with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Creator Steve Lavigne
- The Civil Discourse Forums: Bridging the Partisan Divide with Dr. James Cook
- Spooky Face Painting with Makeup FX Artist Christina Hazouri
- The Importance of Voting with President Wyke
- The Reality of Racism Panel Discussion with Dion McGill and Marq Withers