A complete schedule of its Veterans Day related events is shown below:
Monday, Nov. 6
University of Southern Maine Flag Raising (Portland and Gorham campuses)
7:45 - 8:30 a.m., Payson Smith Hall (Portland) and Corthell Hall (Gorham)
Join the USM campus community and the local Honor Guard for a flag raising, remarks and refreshments at both the Portland and Gorham campuses.
University of Maine Flag Raising and BBQ
11:30 a.m., The Mall Join the UMaine Veterans Education & Transition Service (VETS) Office in kicking off Veterans Week with the raising of the US and POW/MIA flag outside the Memorial Union followed by a BBQ celebrating UMaine's Veterans.
University of Maine at Augusta (Bangor Campus) Veteran Recognition Lunch & Learn and Flag Folding 11:30 a.m., Eastport Hall
Join the UMA Bangor Campus in recognizing Veteran students, faculty, staff and community members with a flag folding demonstration and Lunch & Learn.
Wednesday, Nov. 8
University of Maine at Augusta Veteran Recognition and Flag Folding*
11:30 a.m., Randall Student Center
Join UMA in recognizing Veteran students, faculty, staff and community members with a flag folding demonstration and Lunch & Learn. *While on campus, visit the POW/MIA table in the Moose Tracks Café in the Randall Student Center.
University of Maine at Fort Kent Veterans Open House
6 to 9 p.m., Nadeau Teleconference Room
UMFK will thank local Veterans and overview educational and campus resources available for Veterans and their dependents.
Thursday, Nov. 9
University of Southern Maine (Portland) Veterans Thanksgiving Fundraising Luncheon 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Woodbury Campus Center
Enjoy a Thanksgiving meal served by student Veterans. Suggested donation of $10 to benefit USM Student Veterans Services.
University of Maine at Farmington Veterans Luncheon
Noon to 1:30 p.m., North Dining Hall
President Foster and campus leaders host a lunch to celebrate Veteran students and staff and honor UMF friends and family who have served.
Friday, Nov. 10
University of Southern Maine Veterans Identification Project
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Evergreen Cemetery (Portland)
Join USM's Service Learning and Volunteerism Team to map unmarked Veterans in the cemetery to ensure they receive the proper recognition including flags and wreaths during future holidays.
Saturday, Nov. 11
University of Maine Football at Fenway Park
The Black Bears take on the University of Massachusetts Minuteman in the 2017 Fenway Gridiron Series with discounted tickets for Veterans and those on Active Duty. Kickoff is at 4 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 13
University of Maine at Machias Veterans Luncheon
11 a.m., Reynolds Center Lobby
Join UMM in honoring Veterans on its campus and in the community with lunch, program and live music provided by UMM students.