June 30, 2011
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from a PBS press release… PBS and WGBH , and their producing partners WNET and KET, along with 31 other PBS member stations, today launched PBS LearningMedia, a free service for all teachers, students and families nationwide… Delivering unprecedented access … Continue reading
June 30, 2011
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The Library is pleased to announce the purchase of a new video resource: Films on Demand. Also known as Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Films on Demand offers streaming videos in a variety of academic disciplines, including humanities, social sciences, … Continue reading
April 14, 2011
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The Irish In Film presents The Secret of Kells Presenter: Dr. Marice Rose, Visual & Performing Arts Young Brendan lives in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids. But a new life of adventure beckons when a celebrated … Continue reading
April 7, 2011
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The Irish In Film presents The Playboys Presenter: Prof. Marion White, English Dept. A young woman, Tara Maguire (Robin Wright) scandalizes her provincial Irish village in the 1950s by having a baby out of a wedlock, and refusing to name … Continue reading
March 31, 2011
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The Irish In Film presents Ondine Presenter: Dr. Bob Epstein, English Dept. On the coast of Cork, Syracuse is a fisherman, on the wagon, living alone. His precocious daughter, Annie, about 10, has failing kidneys. One day, a nearly-drowned young … Continue reading