Category Archives: Events

Learn about our media streaming services! Oct. 22

New Media Streaming Services and Blackboard Location: Hughes-Trigg West Ballroom Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2pm Lisa Daniels Wall, Fondren Library’s Media Collection Manager, and Bradley Boeke, OIT’s Director of Academic Technology Services, will demonstrate Central University’s Library’s recent media streaming

Dr. Eben Alexander Book Signing, Oct. 16

Thursday, October 16, 2014 Dr. Eben Alexander Presents The Map of Heaven: How Science, Religion, and Ordinary People Are Proving the Afterlife 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door.

Banned Books Week Virtual Read Out: Sept. 24

Banned Books Week: September 21 – September 27 Virtual Read-Out at Fondren Library Center: September 24 What: Read 30 seconds out loud from a banned book of your choice When: September 24, 2 – 4 p.m. Where: Fondren Library Center

S. C. Gwynne Book Signing, Oct. 2

Thursday, October 2, 2014 S. C. Gwynne Presents Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7

Kathy Reichs book signing, Sept. 30

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Kathy Reichs Presents Bones Never Lie 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 pm: Lecture and book signing. FREE. No RSVP

Fondren Library Open House, Sept. 17

  Fondren Library Center Open House Showcasing Library & IT Services for Faculty, Staff & Students Date:  September 17 Time: 2 – 5 p.m. Win fabulous prizes! • FREE refreshments! • Tours of Fondren technology & the best places to

Darwin Payne Book Signing, Sept. 18

Book signing and lecture by Professor Emeritus Darwin Payne No Small Dreams: J. Erik Jonsson—Texas Visionary Date: September 18, 2014 6 p.m. Reception 6:30 p.m. Lecture with book signing to follow Location: DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University About the book:

U. S. Constitution Day, Sept. 17 (food and prizes!)

SMU celebrates good citizenship with food, fun and prizes at the 2014 Constitution Day. Date: Wednesday, September 17th 2014 Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Location: Hughes-Trigg Student Center The event is cosponsored by the Office of the Provost, Central University Libraries, Hughes-Trigg

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Book Signing, Sept. 21

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand presents Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World Date: Sunday, September 21 6 pm: Author’s Reception in the Hughes-Trigg Ballroom. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required 7 pm: Lecture and book signing. FREE. No RSVP

Bestselling Author Jan Karon Book Signing, September 4

Jan Karon presents “Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good“ Please join us for a lecture and book signing with New York Times bestselling author Jan Karon.  Jan Karon will present her new book, Glitter and Glue. Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014

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