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July 14, 2014
by Mike Olynick
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Stop The Beauty Madness Campaign

Body image has become one of the major cultural issues of this generation. The use of “enhanced” images in popular magazines, which change the proportions of the human body,  is only one example of how “beauty” has become distorted and … Continue reading

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July 1, 2014
by jkremer
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Civil Rights Act – 50 year Anniversary

As part of his vision for a Great Society, on July 2, 1964, President Johnson signed into law The Civil Rights Act of 1964, guaranteeing freedoms and rights for all Americans. – See more at: http://www.lbjlibrary.org/lyndon-baines-johnson/timeline#sthash.DlOAbqQQ.dpuf Below- Watch the documentary … Continue reading

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May 8, 2014
by jkremer
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Winners of 2014 Library Research Prizes

Congratulations to our 2014 Library Research Prize Winners! Undergraduate Winners Emma Cannon: winner for the Undergraduate Student category for her Moderm Languages capstone paper, “The shared experience of child protagonists in Spanish and Argentine film: the transatlanticism of contemporary  cinema … Continue reading

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April 23, 2014
by jkremer
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Happy 450th Birthday Willy!

Happy 450th Birthday to William Shakespeare! Visit our Best Bets for Starting Your Research in English to discover all our Shakespeare resources, including An A-Z Guide to Shakespeare and Dictionary of Literary Biography. Call Number: Online

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April 17, 2014
by jkremer
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11 Librarians in Literature

As we close out another National Library Week, we thought you might like to read Benjamin Woodard’s article on BuzzFeed Books entitled “11 Literary Librarians Who Smash Stereotypes: There ain’t nothing basic about being a librarian.” Woodard recommends 11 pieces … Continue reading

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