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New exhibit in the Chinese Cultural Experience Center

In celebration of Chinese New Year, the Chinese Cultural Experience Center opens a new book exhibit titled, Experiencing the Facial Makeup of the Beijing (Peking) Opera. Developing over the centuries from masks, and gradually forming its own symbolic meanings, facial … Continue reading

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Visit our new exhibit: “Windows in the Sea: The Life and Work of Marion C. Link”

Many are already familiar with the name Edwin A. Link and his impressive contributions to aeronautics, education, philanthropy, science, the community and the greater world. However, Marion Link, his partner and wife, was an equally impressive individual.  This exhibit represents her life … Continue reading

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Introducing Aleshia Huber, engineering librarian

The Libraries is pleased to announce that Aleshia Huber has joined us as our engineering librarian. This is Aleshia’s first librarian position and she is excited to support engineering students and faculty, as well as the University’s Smart Energy TAE … Continue reading

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Grand Opening Event Thursday: “Windows in the Sea: The Life and Work of Marion C. Link”

The intrepid life and work of Marion Link is reflected in an exhibit, now available in Bartle Library.   A life-long supporter of education, exploration and philanthropy, Marion Link and her husband, Edwin Link, dedicated years to the research of the sea.    Join us … Continue reading

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Two from the Libraries Honored with the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence

The Libraries is proud to announce that Jill Dixon, faculty librarian and director of Public Services; and Laurie Kolosky, senior circulation assistant/library cashier; are both recipients of the 2015 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence!  They will be officially recognized tonight at the … Continue reading

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Learn the art of extracting fascinating, horrifying history from the tamest of resources

Have you ever wondered how historians learn the sometimes shocking details of drama and intrigue from the past? Especially using “dull” sources like journal entries or municipal logs? Find out, as the Libraries opens that unique window in their upcoming … Continue reading

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Significant Literary Event on Campus Friday

  “A novel is not an allegory…. It is the sensual experience of another world. If you don’t enter that world, hold your breath with the characters and become involved in their destiny, you won’t be able to empathize, and … Continue reading

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New Faculty Series: “Putting Information Literacy into Practice”

Campus instructors who use information literacy and information management in their courses may want to take note of this series. . . which has been designed and offered by campus librarians with you in mind! Register in advance for: Scholarship … Continue reading

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Friendly reminder that all are invited to Saturday’s special opening event of the Chinese Cultural Experience Center in Bartle Library

The Confucius Institute of Chinese Opera plans to celebrate the 2nd Annual Global Confucius Institute Day with the grand opening of its new Chinese Cultural Experience Center in Bartle Library at 2 pm Saturday. All are invited to join us for the … Continue reading

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Today is “National Voter Registration Day”

An important step in participating in the politics of our nations is  learning all you can – another is registering to vote.  Following is some information to help with both: The National Voter Registration Day site  offers a wealth of information, including … Continue reading

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