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The Gracie Theatre at Husson University Announces Its Sixth Season Published on July 27, 2017

The Gracie Theatre at Husson University is proud to announce the spectacular entertainment it has lined up for its sixth season. Together with founding sponsor Bangor Savings Bank, The Gracie kicks off its season on October 14 with The 5th Dimension in concert. Other acts booked for the coming year include Childsplay, Lonesome Traveler: the Concert, and country star Pam Tillis. In addition to these acts, The Gracie will also feature Clockwork Mysteries in October and Jenny Q Chai in Aqua Alta.

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Kookmin University students
Coffee and Kimchi: Wicked Brew Coffee Bar to Welcome South Korean Students Visiting Husson University Published on July 24, 2017

Students from Kookmin University in Seoul, South Korea to enjoy a taste of America and a taste of home

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Reagan Scott
Husson University School of Pharmacy Students Explore New Educational Frontiers Published on July 11, 2017

Many students find the prospect of curing diseases, or decoding the mysteries of biological and chemical processes, appealing. For these students, Husson University’s School of Pharmacy has designed a program that can help these aspiring scientists get great jobs and achieve career success.

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Associate Professor of Psychiatric Pharmacy Stephanie Nichols, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP
Drug Arrests Increase Statewide for Heroin and Methamphetamine Published on June 1, 2017

Abuse of recreational and prescription medications continues to be a substantial public health problem in Maine. According to a new study published in the May issue of Pharmacotherapy (PubMed ID: 28543168) conducted by the Husson University School of Pharmacy, the University of New England College of Pharmacy, and Bowdoin College, this drug epidemic may be evolving away from prescription opioids and moving toward heroin and stimulants like cocaine and methamphetamine.

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Celebrate Husson 2017
Golf, Run, Reunion, Food and a Show: They’re All Part of Celebrate Husson! Published on June 26, 2017

Husson alumni and members of the community are invited to participate in Celebrate Husson! on Friday, June 23 – 25. With events for children and adults, the three-day event offers fun for everyone.

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Integrated Technology classroom at Husson University
Husson University’s College of Business Launches New Integrated Technology Degree Published on June 23, 2017

Husson University announced today that the College of Business will be offering new associate and bachelor’s degrees in integrated technology starting this fall. Degree concentrations in computer information systems; software development; and website design and development will be available to those pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Technology.

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Brandon Bennett as Elvis Presley
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On at the Gracie Theatre's "Celebrate Husson" Event Published on June 8, 2017

It’ll be a night of rockabilly, country, gospel and pure 1950's rock ‘n’ roll when One Night in Memphis, comes to the Gracie Theatre on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. The show is a high energy concert that takes you back to December 4, 1956 – the night when four of the biggest names in early rock ‘n’ roll; Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash – gathered together for an impromptu jam session at the legendary Sun Studios in Memphis.

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Dr. Fern Elsdon-Baker
Husson University Symposium on Ethics to Focus on Science and Religion Published on June 8, 2017

The Husson University Symposium on Ethics in partnership with the Bangor Pastor-Theologian Project will be hosting a presentation by Dr. Fern Elsdon-Baker, the director of the Centre for Science, Knowledge and Belief in Society at Newman University at Birmingham in the United Kingdom.

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The Leadership Revolution Has Arrived Published on May 22, 2017

Information Session at Husson University - Southern Maine Will Tell More

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Dyke Center for Family Business
Smart Business Seminar Series to Focus on Shareholder/Limited Liability Corporation Agreements and Member Agreements Published on May 9, 2017

Eaton Peabody and Husson University are combining forces to offer this informative educational opportunity.

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James F. Dicke II, chairman and chief executive officer of the Crown Equipment Corporation
James F. Dicke II to Deliver Husson University Commencement Address Published on May 3, 2017

Four students named valedictorian for the first time in Husson’s history

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Husson Journalism Students Preserve Korean War Era Veterans’ Experiences as Part of Library of Congress Published on April 30, 2017

Videos will Become Part of Library of Congress Collection for Future Historical Research .

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Carlena Bean with President Clark
Husson University to Honor Retirees During Fourth Annual Tree Planting Ceremony Published on May 8, 2017

Husson University announced today that it would be honoring recent retirees with a tree planting ceremony on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 3 p.m. on its Bangor campus. The tree will be planted in recognition of 11 individuals whose service helped make this remarkable institution of higher learning a success.

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Pharmacy Student Working in the Lab
Over 72% of Husson University School of Pharmacy Students Make a Six-Figure Annual Income After Graduation Published on May 5, 2017

A recent survey conducted by Career Services at Husson University has revealed that higher education continues to lead to higher earnings. Data from a survey of 2015 and 2016 Husson University Doctor of Pharmacy degree graduates revealed that 72.7 percent of the survey respondents were making $100,000 a year or more within a year of graduation.

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L.L. Bean Bootmobile
L.L. Bean Bootmobile to Visit Husson University’s Campus Published on April 26, 2017

While the Bootmobile is on campus, it will present the Husson University Outdoors club with a $300 gift card to buy outdoor equipment for students to use next year. Tables will be also set up with raffle items. This is part of an effort by the Husson’s Outdoors Club and L.L. Bean to encourage members of the university community to participate in outdoor health and recreational activities.

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Cassandra Parsons, Pharm.D., BCACP, BCGP
Husson University Faculty Member Named Distinguished Young Pharmacist by the Maine Pharmacy Association Published on April 26, 2017

Husson University’s Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice Cassandra Parsons, Pharm.D., BCACP, BCGP, is the recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Young Pharmacist in Maine Award from the Maine Pharmacy Association.

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Research and Scholarship Day as seen in the Darling Atrium
Student and Faculty Scholarship to be Celebrated During Husson University’s Eighth Annual Research and Scholarship Day Published on April 21, 2017

Husson University will be celebrating students and faculty members’ contributions to the scientific and clinical research community’s growing body of knowledge during its Eighth Annual Research and Scholarship Day on Thursday, April 20, 2017 in the Gracie Theatre and the adjacent Darling Atrium. During the event, undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty members from all of the university’s colleges and schools will share the results of their many capstone research projects, graduate theses and other activities devoted to understanding our world.

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Cast and crew rehearsing for You're a Good Man Charlie Brown
Good Grief! Husson University’s Annual Spring Musical is “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” Published on April 18, 2017

Husson University’s New England School of Communications’ entertainment production degree program presents You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. This entertaining musical comedy will be in The Gracie’s Black Box Theatre from April 28 – 30 and promises to be fun for the whole family.

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Geaghan Brothers Brewing
Brewing Industry’s Economic Impact on Maine to be Examined at Husson University Published on April 11, 2017

An elite panel of five area business and economic leaders with insight into Maine’s growing craft beer industry will participate in, “More Than Just Beer: How the Brewing Industry Impacts the State of Maine,” a panel discussion at the Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business on Thursday, April 27 at 3:00 p.m. Following the event, attendees are encouraged to stop by Nocturnem for a "Networking Happy Hour" with available members of the panel.

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Husson University Physical Therapy Students to Hold Wheelchair Basketball Fundraising Event Published on March 23, 2017

The members of Husson University’s Organization of Physical Therapy Students (OPTS) are hosting their 19th Annual Wheelchair Basketball Tournament at Newman Gymnasium on March 25, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. (noon).

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Husson University Commencement
Husson University to Confer Three Honorary Degrees at Commencement Published on April 27, 2017

At its 118th Annual Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine, Husson University will confer honorary doctorates on three business leaders who have distinguished themselves in the manufacturing, transportation, and communications industries. All of their companies were founded as family-owned businesses.

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Disenchanted
Your Favorite Princesses are Coming to Bangor and Setting the Record Straight at Husson University’s Gracie Theatre Published on April 13, 2017

Poisoned apples? Glass slippers? Who needs them? Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the hilarious, not-for-the-kiddies, musical that’s anything but Grimm. DISENCHANTED!, the hit musical, will be at Husson University’s Gracie Theatre on Saturday, April 22, 2017 with performances at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. This musical is the final show in the 2016 – 2017 Bangor Savings Bank season. The two performances are sponsored by the Dead River Company and promise to give fairy tales a completely new meaning.

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Students rehearsing at the gracie Theatre
Husson University Students Explore Love and Loss in John Cariani’s “Almost, Maine” Published on April 12, 2017

Husson University’s student theatre group will be performing John Cariani’s popular “Almost, Maine,” on April 7, 8, and 9 at the Gracie Theatre’s main stage.

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The new College of Business building on the campus of Husson University
Husson Receives Largest Gift in University’s History Published on April 7, 2017

Husson University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and members of the community filled the Gracie Theatre today to celebrate the generosity of the Harold Alfond Foundation. The event featured tributes delivered by U.S. Senator Susan Collins, Husson President Dr. Robert A. Clark and Greg Powell, Chairman of the Harold Alfond Foundation as they announced the Foundation’s $4 million matching gift toward the construction of a new College of Business building on Husson University’s Bangor campus.

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