6th ANNUAL COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT FORUM
Friday, April 24th, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
UAA Consortium Library, Room 307
You are invited to join the Center for Community Engagement & Learning at our annual forum to recognize the civic engagement achievements from the past year.
The Community Engagement Forum features awards to students and faculty and highlights of our community partnerships, including the presentation of the 2015 Selkregg Community Engagement & Service Learning Award and Dr. Alex Hills Engineering & Civic Engagement Award.
The poster session is an opportunity to talk to Community Engaged Student Assistants about their faculty-community partner projects. Be sure to arrive early, you won’t want to miss it!
11:00 a.m. Student Poster Session | 12:00 p.m. Luncheon Program Begins
Please RSVP by April 20 RSVP online (www.uaa.alaska.edu/engage) or by contacting CCEL.
Harper Lee plans to publish sequel to her classic novel "To Kill a Mockingbird."
Harper Lee Plans To Publish A New Novel Featuring 'Mockingbird' Hero
More than 50 years after the release of her classic — and only — novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, Lee plans to publish a second. The newly unearthed book, Go Set a Watchman, will be published in July.
Cabin Fever Debates
The Seawolf Debate team is proud to present the tenth annual Cabin Fever Debates Intramural Debating Tournament. Held each year in the spring semester, the Cabin Fever Debates provide UAA students not active on the competitive Seawolf Team the opportunity to give academic debating a try. Designed for students with little or no competitive experience, the tournament will expose you to the fundamentals of debating and offer the chance to compete for a great prize package. All debates are open to the public. For more information, check out our website at cabinfeverdebates.uaa.alaska.edu.
Tue Jan 27, 2015 7pm – 10pm Alaska Time
UAA/APU Consortium Library, Room 307
Brush up on your Pirate speak for International Talk Like a Pirate Day with Mango Languages! http://bit.ly/1tihtmC
Check out the improvements to the SLED database.http://sled.alaska.edu/Welcome to SLED, Alaska's Digital Library and Archives! | Statewide Library Electronic Doorway
We've made some improvements to SLED! We hope you enjoy them, but for a limited time, you can still use the previous version of SLED.
Our Wolfcard office is back up and ready to help you with your Wolfcard needs .
New Database: The Times Digital Archive, 1785-2007.
As the world’s “newspaper of record,” the Times of London has covered major international events as well as details of everyday life for over 200 years. Full-text access to news articles covering politics, economics, and culture, and also to advertising, editorials, birth/death notices, and more: http://bit.ly/1fnvyKj
"Alaska: preparing for the long journey." Times [London, England] 24 Jan. 1968: 12. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 25 Sept. 2013.
EBSCO databases are back up. Be aware that some users are still reporting intermittent slowness in downloading articles, however.
Trying to get on our EBSCO databases? It's not your imagination. They're down for the moment. No estimated time but hopefully back up soon!
Interested in winning a cool prize honoring Banned Books Week? Take our short, 10 question quiz on banned and challenged books to enter. Winners will be chosen next week! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BBW132013 Consortium Library Banned Books Week quiz Survey
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