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Husson University’s Board of Trustees Approve Construction of New $3 Million Wellness Learning Center Published on December 15, 2017

Husson University’s Board of Trustees recently voted to approve the construction of a new 7,100 square foot, $3 million wellness learning center on the institution’s Bangor campus. The new facility will be devoted to delivering health services to Husson students, and health education opportunities to those enrolled in the University’s nursing, occupational therapy (OT), physical therapy (PT) and graduate counseling programs.

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Husson Universitys 8th Hart Open Studio Event to Showcase Student Art, Photography, and Graphic Design Published on December 8, 2017

Student work from Husson University will be featured at an exhibition on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. A wide variety of creative mediums will be represented as part of this showcase. Student drawings, paintings, pastels, photography, graphic design, set design, digital illustration, collages, assemblages, and batik prints will be on display.

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Instructor Laura Gurney talking with two of the students in a previous Hour-of-Code class.
Computer Science Education Week at Husson University Published on December 7, 2017

Tri-County Technical Center Students to Visit Husson for Hour of Code

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New Financial Aid Opportunities for Community College Students Transferring to Husson University Published on December 6, 2017

Students Now Eligible to Receive Up To $6,500 in Scholarships and Awards

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Husson University Students to Perform Diana Son's “Stop Kiss” Published on November 28, 2017

Husson University’s student theatre group will be performing Diana Son's “Stop Kiss” on December 1 – 3 in The Gracie’s Black Box Theatre. “Stop Kiss” tells the story of two friends who are assaulted on the street after their first kiss.

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Price, Smith & Soyini Earn New England Football Writers Awards
Price, Smith & Soyini Earn New England Football Writers Awards Published on November 27, 2017

After leading Husson University to its most successful season in program history, Gabby Price has been named the New England College Division Coach of the Year and senior tailback John Smith, the season Division II/III Gold Helmet Award winner - presented by the Jack Grinold/Eastern Massachusetts Chapter of the National Football Foundation - announced by the New England Football Writers (NEFW) on Sunday afternoon. Additionally, Smith and junior cornerback Quan Soyini earned spots on the NEFW DII/DIII All-New England Team for their efforts this fall.

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Award-Winning Documentary About New York Times Obituary Writers at Husson University’s Gracie Theatre Published on November 10, 2017

The public is invited to the Gracie Theatre at Husson University on Thursday, November 9 for a free screening of the documentary film, OBIT at 6:30 p.m. The film is about the obituary writers at The New York Times.

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Childsplay performing live on stage
Display Fiddlers, Fiddles and Fiddle Maker: Childsplay to Perform at the Gracie TheatreName Published on November 8, 2017

Celebrating 30 years of touring, Childsplay will be bringing their band of 19 fiddlers, all-star instrumentalists, dancers and singers to The Gracie’s stage on Friday, November 17, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. With some of the leading virtuosos in traditional and contemporary fiddle music from the United States, Sweden and the United Kingdom, Childsplay is sure to delight music lovers of all ages. The band creates vibrant, powerful, and eclectic sounds, with a repertoire that includes the lilting beauty of Celtic jigs and airs; the driving rhythms of American country hoedowns; and the smoky improvisations of jazz.

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Students thank Veterans on the campus of Husson University
Husson University to Honor Those Who Served Published on November 7, 2017

Three days of events include a roll call, with local veterans’ stories on video; an appreciation dinner; and a football game dedicated to veterans.

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First Annual 5K Walk to Help Keep Families Warm this Winter Published on November 6, 2017

Husson University Student Government, in partnership with the United Way of Eastern Maine, will be sponsoring a five kilometer (5K) fun run and walk on the university’s Bangor campus on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 10 a.m. Organizers are hoping this “Walk for Warmth” will raise $1,500 to help local Bangor families pay for heating oil this winter.

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Student Veterans attend the Veterans week activities on campus of Husson University
Veterans Week Events Published on November 1, 2017

The Husson University Student Veterans Association together with the Husson University Offices of Veterans Services and Alumni & Friends are hosting several events on campus to honor all who served.

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Students perform in the 2016 production of "The Facts in the case of M. Valdemar" in the Gracie Theatre
An UnBOOlievably Terrifying Tale Published on October 24, 2017

Husson University to Broadcast Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Black Cat”

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Husson's School of Legal Studies to Hold the Largest Career Fair in University’s History on October 18 Published on October 18, 2017

The School of Legal Studies in Husson University's College of Business will be holding its ninth annual career day.

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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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Display Name Published on October 15, 2017

The Maine Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists and the New England School of Communications present a free screening of the documentary OBIT on Thursday, November 9th 6:30pm at the Gracie Theatre at Husson University. The award-winning documentary about the team of writers at the New York Times who craft unequaled obituaries.

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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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Students and parents attend Husson Homecoming
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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