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Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Cocoa and Candy Canes

Take a break from studying for finals to enjoy some hot chocolate and candy canes, courtesy of your beloved libary peeps!

7:00pm @ John C. Pace Library, 1st floor (while supplies last!)  

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Let's Talk About It: Muslim Journeys - lecture and discussion of The Ornament of the World

Dr. Rebecca Williams, Associate Professor of History at the University of South Alabama, and Dr. Marie Therese Champagne, Associate Professor of History at UWF, will provide a brief lecture and facilitate a discussion of Maria Rosa Menocal's The Ornament of the World.  This is the third in a 5-part book discussion series.  Copies of the books are available at the UWF Libraries (print and kindle), the West Florida Public Library, and the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida.  

6:30pm @ the Great Good Place (John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor)

Free and open to the public. 
Sponsored by the UWF Libraries, UWF Muslim Student Association, UWF Bangladeshi Student Association,  the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida, and the West Florida Public Library.

More info:  http://libguides.uwf.edu/MuslimJourneys and http://bridgingcultures.neh.gov/muslimjourneys

Friday, October 25, 2013

Let's Talk About It: Muslim Journeys - lecture and discussion of The House of Wisdom

Dr. Rebecca Williams, Associate Professor of History at the University of South Alabama, will provide a brief lecture and lead a discussion of Jim Al-Kahlili's The House of Wisdom.  This is the second in a 5-part book discussion series.  Copies of the books are available at the UWF Libraries (print and kindle), the West Florida Public Library, and the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida. 

7:00pm @ the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida (3445 E. Johnson Ave., Pensacola, FL 32514)

Free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the UWF Libraries, UWF Muslim Student Association, UWF Bangladeshi Student Association,  the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida, and the West Florida Public Library.

More info:  http://libguides.uwf.edu/MuslimJourneys and http://bridgingcultures.neh.gov/muslimjourneys

Thursday, October 24, 2013

2nd Annual Faculty Publications Reception

Join us to recognize and honor faculty scholarship published between November 2012 and December 2013.

3:30pm - 5:00pm @ the Great Good Place (John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor)

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Digital Art Show

Come see all UWF Libraries Skylab has to offer and check out the BEST view on campus!

6:00pm - 8:00pm @ SkyLab (John C. Pace Library, 5th floor)

Sponsored by UWF Libraries and UWF Art Department

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

READ Posters with Argie

Don't miss this photo opp!!

To celebrate Homecoming, pose for your very own READ poster with Argie - it's a picture of you, Argie, and your favorite book! 

Even better: enjoy free popcorn and lemonade (while supplies last!)

Tuesday, October 8, 10:00am - 1:00pm @ John C. Pace Library, 1st floor 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Let's Talk About It: Muslim Journeys - lecture and discussion of When Asia Was the World

Dr. Rebecca Williams, Associate Professor of History at the University of South Alabama, will provide a brief lecture and lead a discussion of Stewart Gordon's When Asia Was the World.  This is the first in a 5-part book discussion series.  Copies of the books are available at the UWF Libraries (print and kindle), the West Florida Public Library, and the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida. 

6:30pm @ the Great Good Place (John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor)

Free and open to the public. 
Sponsored by the UWF Libraries, UWF Muslim Student Association, UWF Bangladeshi Student Association,  the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida, and the West Florida Public Library.

More info:  http://libguides.uwf.edu/MuslimJourneys and http://bridgingcultures.neh.gov/muslimjourneys

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Bridging Cultures: Muslim Journeys - Opening Reception

6:30pm @ the Great Good Place (John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor)

Free and open to the public. 
Sponsored by the UWF Libraries, UWF Muslim Student Association, UWF Bangladeshi Student Association,  the Islamic Center of Northwest Florida, and the West Florida Public Library.

More info: http://libguides.uwf.edu/MuslimJourneys

Monday, September 9, 2013

"Work-Life Integration: Individual and Organizational Strategies"

Dr. Valerie Morganson, UWF School of Psychological and Behavioral Sciences, will discuss strategies for achieving balance between our work and home lives.

4:00pm @ the Great Good Place (John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor)

Sponsored by the UWF Parent Association, UWF Libraries, and UWF Faculty ADVANCE

More info: http://library.uwf.edu/_includes/_promo/worklifebalance.pdf

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

"The Search for the Jefferson Davis"

Dr. Sam Turner, Directory of Archaeology at the St. Augustine Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program, will present a lecture on the search for the privateer Jefferson Davis, which ran aground in shallow waters off the coast of St. Augustine in August 1861.

6:30pm @ West Florida Public Library downtown.

Free and open to the public. 
Sponsored by the UWF Libraries and UWF History Department.


More info: http://library.uwf.edu/_includes/_promo/jeffersondavis.pdf

Friday, August 30, 2013

Sky Lab Open House

Come see all UWF Libraries Skylab has to offer and check out the BEST view on campus!

11:00am - 1:00pm @ SkyLab (John C. Pace Library, 5th floor)

More info: http://library.uwf.edu/_includes/_promo/skylab_open_house.pdf