Join us on Friday, October 29, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. for the Dedication of the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity. Enjoy this opportunity to learn more about the unique space and the people that made it all possible. This special event will be located in the Noel Studio and will be followed by a reception in the Grand Reading Room.
Join the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for the Carnival of Creativity Open House.
Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library Grand Reading Room through November 5 to enjoy a display of Halloween themed books selected by Libraries’ staff. This special display includes titles such as The Shining, Lure of the Vampire: Gender, Fiction and Fandom from Bram Stoker to Buffy, and Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Graphic Novel.
Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library’s Grand Reading Room through November 23, 2010 to enjoy Made to Be Played: Traditional Art of Kentucky Luthiers, an exhibit of the handmade instruments and tools of Kentucky’s foremost stringed instrument players.
Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library to enjoy special materials related to the 2010 EKU Reads book, Ishmael Beah’s A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier.
The Noel Studio for Academic Creativity will offer students a one-hour workshop on timed writing. We will consider strategies for essay exams, including mid-terms and finals and standardized tests such as the GRE. The focus will be on brainstorming, planning and managing time.
Proof of attendance will be provided.
This Fall Term EKU Libraries will continue its effort to encourage casual dialogue across disciplinary boundaries among faculty and students by hosting hour-long, informally moderated colloquiums on selected Friday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. in the new Crabbe Library Research and Instruction Commons Conference Room, 204G.
Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library lobby and Grand Reading Room during the month of October 2010 to enjoy a special book display in recognition of Disability Awareness Month. Enjoy book titles such as One-Handed Catch, Accessible Golf: Making it a Game for All, and Stitches: A Memoir.