Mariners Athletics Event Calendar

Feb
28
Fri
Curtis Hall Closed at 4:00 p.m.
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm
Feb
29
Sat
MMA Alumni Ski Day @ Black Mountain Ski Resort
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am
Please join us for the 6th annual Maine Maritime Academy Alumni Winter Gathering at Black Mountain Ski Resort (www.skiblackmountain.org) in Rumford, Maine on Saturday, February 29. MMA students on spring break are welcome and encouraged to join us, enjoy the camaraderie, network with alumni and discover the many diverse career paths that their MMA education can take them on.

Come for any or all of the day. Enjoy catching up with fellow Alumni. Black Mountain is offering MMA students, faculty and alumni the group rate $25 all-day adult lift ticket (regularly $45) for day. For the discounted rate, show them your MMA ID or get an MMA armband in the museum and then purchase your lift ticket. Alumni will be in the museum room until 11am if you’d like to check in and see who you might run in to on the mountain. After 11am they’ll be upstairs in the lounge – look for the MMA banner!

Black Mountain is the 4th highest vertical drop ski area in Maine yet has easy trails from the top. With great snow this year you will enjoy some of the finest glade skiing around. There are 17 kilometers of some of the best cross-country trails in North America. Snow shoeing is allowed on the cross-country trails. Equipment rentals are available at the on mountain ski shop. Black Mountain has downhill & cross country skis and snowshoes available for rent.

All are welcome to join us for an après ski social gathering with live entertainment from 2:00 to 5:00 pm in the upstairs bar and lounge. Spouses and guests are welcome! Networking opportunity for MMA students with MMA Alumni with diverse careers in going to sea on merchant vessels, tugs, offshore rigs, ship building, large power plants, the paper industry, military, ski industry, construction, safety and owning and operating successful businesses in Maine.

Mark your calendar and plan on joining us for a day on the slopes. RSVPs are not required but are appreciated and can be made to Karen Cukierski at 207-326-2337 or via email at karen.cukierski@mma.edu.  If you have questions about the venue, please contact Ed Rosenberg at 207-577-5226.

If you can’t make it to the ski event but would like to receive notices of any future alumni gatherings in Western Maine, just send an email reply to Karen.

Looking forward to seeing you at Black Mountain. Lifts open at 9AM.

Mar
8
Sun
Curtis Hall Opens at 1:00 p.m.
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm
Dining Hall Opens for Dinner
Mar 8 @ 4:30 pm
Mar
11
Wed
On Campus Recruiting: Ethos Energy Group @ tbd
Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Shawn Picard ’09 and Jesse Banta of Ethos Energy Group will give a presentation on campus Wednesday, March 11th at 5pm, location tbd. They will interview for a full time position at their Bayonne, NJ location on Thursday, March 12th. Students can sign up for an interview at careercenter.mma.edu, job #6158239.

 

 

 

Mar
12
Thu
Women’s History Month Movie @ Waypoint, Maine Maritime Academy
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Movie Night: Maiden

Bring your friends and watch the story of Tracy Edwards, a woman who in 1989 moves from a 24-year-old cook on charter boats to the skipper of the first ever all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World Race. Refreshments and popcorn will be served.

Women's History Month

Mar
20
Fri
Founders Day Ball @ MMA Alexander Field House
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Founders Day Ball @ MMA Alexander Field House

Founders Day Ball

Fourth Annual

When: Friday, March 20,  7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Where: MMA Alexander Field House
Who: Alumni, Students, Staff, Faculty, Castine Community
Tickets:
$20

Attire:
Regimental Students:
Males: Dress Blues
Females: Option to wear Dress Blues or civilian dress
Semi-Formal for all non-regimental attendees

Food & Beverages:
Light Hors D’oeuvres
Cash Bar
Mocktails

Hosted by the Maine Maritime Academy Student Government Association.

Students can get a free ticket if registered for the event at mystudentlife.mma.edu before March 11!

Maine Maritime Academy was founded on March 21, 1941 by an act of the 90th Maine State Legislature. To celebrate and honor our history, community, and those who came before us, we shall have a Ball!

Mar
24
Tue
Spring Career Fair @ MMA Fieldhouse
Mar 24 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

 

The Spring Career Fair will be held Tuesday, March 24th from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm. The event will start as seniors only from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm.

Mar
26
Thu
Women’s History Month Movie: Bombshell @ Waypoint, Maine Maritime Academy
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Women's History Month

Movie Night:  Bombshell

Gather in the Waypoint and watch as one small group of women take on their employer, Fox News, and evoke a movement that spreads far beyond the network. Refreshments and popcorn will
be served.

Apr
4
Sat
Admissions Open House
Apr 4 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Admissions Open House

Join us for a day-long open house! While on campus, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about our academic programs, student life, at-sea and field experience opportunities, athletics, careers, and more. The day will begin with breakfast and an overview of academic sessions. Then, after lunch, you’ll be able to take a tour of the waterfront, laboratories, simulators, vessels, and waterfront facilities. Registration is required.