Monday, March 28, 2016

Weekly Development report

Friends of the Libraries  $450
Enrichment Fund  $300

Student READ Poster celebration

There will be a little celebration around noon in the Info Commons area today.  The new posters will go up.  Student Government has ordered refreshments.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Last week's donations to the University Libraries:

Enrichment Fund - $735
Women Veterans Historical Project - $5,000
Friends of the Libraries - $250
Wirkus Women Veterans Historical Project - $100
Mae Douglas Fund in Honor of Sterling Douglas - $4,000
Special Collections Fund - $100
Learning Environment Honoring Rabbi Avi Magid - $83.33

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Swank Digital Campus

Swank Digital Campus is offering a free trial of their top films shown in the academic market. We have campus-wide access until May 29. The Chrome browser works best.

Digital Campus, provided by Swank Motion Pictures, Inc.® was created for professors and administrators to enhance curriculum by providing students with access to course-related films. This website provides trial access to 100 of Swank's most popular films, from Casablanca to Pulp Fiction. For all Browsers but Chrome: In order to view videos, the user will be asked to download a plugin. There will be no indication that the plugin has installed. Wait a few seconds and then close and restart your browser. Videos should now be view-able via this service.

Intercultural Sensitivity Workshops

As a follow-up to our Diversity Committee presentation last week:  HR provides a workshops on Intercultural Sensitivity.  Many of us have taken it and found it very useful. There's a $12 fee for a pre-workshop survey that the Libraries will cover.  Of course, ask your supervisor first!