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Faculty

Honoring Professor Sandro Sticca

Sandro Sticca, professor of French and comparative literature, died Wednesday, May 3, following an illness. Sticca was a great friend of the Libraries and a scholar who used many of our books for his research. He often brought in classes … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Brown to present at Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) workshop

Great news! Elizabeth (Beth) Brown, our director of assessment and scholarly communications, has been named one of three national presenters for an ACRL Scholarly Communication Workshop. Elizabeth Brown, Binghamton Carla Myers, Miami-Ohio Rachael Samberg, UC-Berkeley Congratulations Beth!  More about the Association of College and Research Libraries

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Special Collections remembers Sandro Sticca, professor of French and comparative literature

We in Special Collections were very sorry to hear of the passing of Prof. Sandro Sticca. He was a frequent visitor to Special Collections and the epitome of an Italian gentleman. He was a generous donor giving works such as … Continue reading

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Caryl Ward a recipient of the “Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship”

We’re delighted to announce that Caryl Ward is a 2016-17 recipient of the “Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship.” This award recognizes consistently superior professional achievement in the field of librarianship. To receive this distinction, candidates must demonstrate extraordinary performance … Continue reading

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Data Visualization User Group

Join us as we begin cultivating a community of practice around data visualization tools and methods in a discipline-neutral space. This session will provide a forum for sharing information, experiences and ideas about this vital component of digital scholarship. Faculty, … Continue reading

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Learning from Scholars who Conduct Research in Binghamton

  Curious about what’s going on in the Binghamton area? Are you currently conducting research in Binghamton yourself? April’s Learning@Lunch program offers research overviews from: Karen-edis Barzman, associate professor of art history Nadine Mastroleo, assistant professor, College of Community and … Continue reading

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From Cradle to Grave: A lecture on life-cycle rituals in Ancient China

What is ritual (Li) in traditional China? “Li” in Chinese does not have an equivalent translation in English. As a key concept in ancient Chinese politics and culture, a ritual is too abstract and complicated to define without the situational … Continue reading

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Exploring everyday Kurdish life through discussion of research and world events

NEW DATE: April 20 All are welcome at a panel discussion reflecting the contributions of our faculty members to the learning, teaching and research of the Kurdish culture and the everyday life of its people.              … Continue reading

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Learning@Lunch presents a faculty overview on climate change

The issue of climate change is covered in many areas of studies. On Binghamton’s campus, we have scholars covering environmental ethics and climate change within almost every department. Interested in an update? This month’s discussion will include research overviews from: Peter … Continue reading

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Workshop at ITC: Copyright in the Classroom

As educators we’re faced with copyright issues on a daily basis. Whether it’s an image selection for a lecture or debating on whether or not to copy a print source for a handout, understanding copyright informs how we teach. Join … Continue reading

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