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Award-Winning Illusionist to Use Time Machine to Transport Audience to Different Eras Published on October 16, 2017

Within seconds of taking the Gracie stage, Illusionist Ted Outerbridge, and his wife Marion, will hold viewers spellbound in a race against time. On Friday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m., the Gracie Theatre at Husson University will present OUTERBRIDGE: Clockwork Mysteries, a high-energy magical adventure for both adult and family audiences.

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Husson University Honors Six at Alumni Hall of Fame Event Published on October 11, 2017

On Friday, October 13, Husson will recognize six prominent graduates as part of the university’s prestigious Alumni Hall of Fame Recognition Dinner. The dinner will take place at 5 pm in the G. Peirce Webber Campus Center in Peabody Hall on the University’s Bangor, Maine campus.

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Husson University Homecoming Weekend Begins This Friday Published on October 11, 2017

Each year, Husson University’s Homecoming Weekend is an excitement-filled celebration with fun for current students and alumni. This year, Husson’s Homecoming Weekend takes place October 13-15.

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Husson University Hosts First Women’s Leadership Summit Published on October 3, 2017

The Husson University Student Women’s Leadership Association and the Office of Student Life will be hosting the first annual Women’s Leadership Summit on Wednesday, October 4, from 1 - 4 p.m. in the Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business. Female students from Husson University, Eastern Maine Community College and Thomas College will attend.

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Husson University Art Exhibition Examines the Pain and Hardship of the Elderly Published on October 3, 2017

Husson University announced today that they will be featuring an exhibition of paintings by educator and artist, Donna Festa, in the Robert E. White Gallery in Peabody Hall on its Bangor, Maine campus. The exhibition will run from Tuesday, August 29 through Friday, October 6, 2017. An artist’s reception and meet and greet are scheduled for Wednesday, October 4 from 4 – 5:30 p.m.

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Husson University Now Offers a CFP Board-Registered Undergraduate Degree Program in Financial Planning Published on September 28, 2017

Husson University announced today that it has been approved by Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) to offer a new Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in financial planning degree program.

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Husson University Occupational Therapy Student, Allison N. Christensen, Receives $1,000 Margaret Louise Burckes Scholarship Published on September 20, 2017

Husson University announced today that Kent, New York’s Allison N. Christensen, a fifth year student pursuing her Master of Science in occupational therapy, is this year’s recipient of the Margaret Louise Burckes Scholarship.

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The townhouses
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at Husson University for New Townhouses Published on September 7, 2017

Husson University will celebrate the official opening of their new student townhouse apartments with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 2 p.m. Members of the public interested in joining university trustees, students, faculty, and staff at this celebration should meet at the entrance of 29 Cyr Drive on the University’s Bangor campus. Tours of a townhouse apartment model will be available at the conclusion of the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Childsplay
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 11, 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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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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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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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 1, 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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The Leadership Revolution Has Arrived Published on May 22, 2017

Information Session at Husson University - Southern Maine Will Tell More

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Over 72% of Husson University School of Pharmacy Students Make a Six-Figure Annual Income After Graduation Published on May 15, 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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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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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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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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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 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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