During the month of June, the Dimenna-Nyselius Library is celebrating LGBT Pride Month, which commemorates the fight against discrimination and violence that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people face. It is a time to take pride in who you are, … Continue reading →
June 30, 2011
by Jackie Comments Off on PBS LearningMedia
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
by Curtis Comments Off on WOW! 5,500 NEW Streaming Videos Added
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
by Jackie Comments Off on Irish Studies Film Series: The Secret of Kells – April 20, 7 p.m.
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
by Jackie Comments Off on Irish Studies Film Series: The Playboys – April 13, 7 p.m.
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 →