SEPTEMBER 10, 2020 – MARCH 20, 2021 The Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Portland After a delay in opening because of necessary restrictions due to the COVID-19 virus, […]
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Fiddle Tunes from Cape Breton and PEI on Clawhammer Banjo with Ken Perlman February 1
Online Banjo Master Class: How to Play Fiddle Tunes from Cape Breton and Prince Edward Island, in Clawhammer Style with Ken Perlman! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fiddle-tunes-from-cape-breton-and-pei-on-clawhammer-banjo-with-ken-perlman-tickets-132590173779# Monday, February 1 & 8, 2021, 7:30 PM – […]
January 30-31: Weekend Activity!
Casco Bay Lines (207) 774-7871 || Go island hopping to some of Portland’s scenic coastal islands or just hop aboard and sail on one of the regularly scheduled cruises. You are sure […]
I’m Kyle, Nice to meet you!
It’s great to be working for The SMCC Beacon; the topics I’ll be writing about are current events, local news, national news, or anything just interesting to our readers. If you have […]
A word from the Art Director
I’m Clayton Hoyle, the Art Director of The Beacon. I’m a 2nd-year Communications & New Media major. I work full time as a Supervisor at Goodwill Northern New England and I’m a […]
MECA Art Fair 1/29
Looking for something to do on a Friday sitting at home? Say no more. Today, January 29th, MECA is hosting MECA Made, With Love. This is the first series of their online […]
First Words From the Lifestyle Editor
My name is Samantha Harmon. I am a first year-Communications student at SMCC. Having lived in Maine all my life I am hoping to move after I finish college. I am an […]
First Word from the Editor
Hello fellow Seawolves! My name is Anna DesLauriers, and I am a Communications & New Media major. After graduation, I intend to transfer to a four-year college for a degree in American […]
The Box Inside The Cage
by Clayton Hoyle. Thousands of Maine residents are required to “check the box” when they apply for work or housing. Checking the box means admitting if you have ever been convicted of […]
Welcome to our final issue of 2020, in which we look at prejudice from a variety of perspectives. Krista reveals the wisdom of the ages. Sage shows us the value of turning up the voices of color which are far-too-often muted. And Kimberly Valencia depicts a racist man in the comic who is unaware of his own ignorance, his poor spelling.