Monthly Archives: April 2013

Kudos to the Living Library team

Kudos to Evelyn Day and Porcia Vaughn along with their partners in Student Affairs and the Women’s Center for making the inaugural Living Library event an overwhelming success! Dr. Lori White, Vice President for Student Affairs, said, “I enjoyed being … Continue reading

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John Maley, An Account of Four Years Travels; April 23-May 24: DeGolyer Library Exhibit

John Maley, An Account of Four Years Travels; April 23-May 24 Exhibit at DeGolyer Library John Maley, An Account of Four Years Travels, a previously unknown manuscript account of the Mississippi Valley, 1808-1812, will be on display April 23-May 24, … Continue reading

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Kudos to Porcia Vaughn and Evelyn Day

Kudos to Porcia Vaughn and Evelyn Day from Mary Hollerich for authoring a great supplement to this year’s CUL Cookout! Their Living Library was a huge success, so much so that some of the “books” are already asking to participate … Continue reading

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Living Library: April 16th & 17th

Books at the SMU Living Library are real people who have an interesting life story or unique experience to share. This event is designed to challenge prejudices and encourage respect. When you check out a Book, the Book will share … Continue reading

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6th Annual CUL Cookout, April 16th and 17th – Free hot dogs!

Question: How many librarians does it take to grill a hot dog? Answer: We’re not sure yet, but we always hit it out of the ballpark. Join us for the 6th Annual CUL Cookout and learn more about how Central … Continue reading

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Accepting nominations for staff awards – now through April 15th!

SMU Libraries Staff Awards The Committee for the SMU Libraries Staff Recognition Awards is seeking nominations for the 2012/2013 awards.  The awards recognize outstanding contributions to the Libraries and/or to the information professions, and service to library users.  There are … Continue reading

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Sustainability Film Festival: April 4th & 5th

Sustainability Film Festival Co-Sponsored by Fondren Library Media Collection & The SMU Sustainability Committee and The Friends of the SMU Libraries. Two days: Thursday, April 4th and Friday, April 5th.  Attendance is free! Thursday, April 4th at 7:00 pm – … Continue reading

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