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Calendar of Events

UWF Libraries Calendar of Events

Poppin' Research with PSL - February 6, 2024

Tuesday, February 6th, 11:00am - 1:00pm @ Professional Studies Library (Bldg. 86/Room 105)

 

Visit the Professional Studies Library to meet your subject librarians, get research assistance, and grab a bag of popcorn! PSL also provides services for printing, laminating, poster crafts, and group study. Check out what PSL has to offer and enjoy a snack!

Pressbooks Showcase - February 13, 2024

Tuesday, February 13th, 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Multipurpose Room (215), John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor

 

Join us to see what your colleagues are publishing! The showcase features Open Educational Resources by UWF faculty, highlighting works from Andrea Nelson, Emily Harris, Katherine Greene, Kathy Anderson, Karen Valaitis, and Jennifer Stark.

Kindness is Contagious: Nurturing Well-Being Together - February 20, 2024

Tuesday, February 20th, 11:30am - 12:30pm @ Multipurpose Room (215), John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor

This open workshop will include topics related to practical self-care strategies and actionable steps to contribute to a culture of kindness at UWF. The event will feature Abraham Sculley, a national speaker, bestselling author, and a UWF alumnus!

Workshop participants will engage in a dynamic and interactive session designed to cultivate a culture of compassion, empathy, and well-being within the UWF community.

Led by Speaks 2 Inspire, this workshop explores the transformative power of kindness, provides practical self-care strategies, and encourages participants to extend compassion to others. Through engaging activities and discussions, attendees will gain valuable insights and tools to enhance their mental health and contribute to a supportive campus environment.

Stories From the Archives: Black History Month - February 21, 2024

Wednesday, February 21st, 12:00pm @ Zoom

Link: https://uwf.zoom.us/j/84012025568?pwd=ZHROblIxaVBtcmNYaFNWcDh4Z3V6Zz09
Meeting ID: 84012025568
Passcode: 648422

 

Please join us in celebrating Black History Month with UWF Archivist Dean DeBolt for stories about Pensacola's black history you never knew. 

 

 

*Stories From the Archives presentations usually run about 30 minutes.

View recording: https://youtu.be/CmFebNIEoN4?si=Heglb91wxk0PI3bS

Spring Book Sale - March 19, 2024

Tuesday, March 19th, 8:00am - 2:00pm @ John C. Pace Library, 1st floor

 

Join us for the UWF Libraries spring book sale!
Take advantage of the upcoming Spring Break to grab some great deals on "gently used" books! The event is open to everyone and all prices include sales tax.

    ***CASH or CHECK Only***

Women's History Month Lecture - March 19, 2024

Tuesday, March 19th, 4:00pm @ Multipurpose Room (215), John C. Pace Library, 2nd floor


Join UWF Libraries for a Women's History Month lecture titled, “Running Scared: Examining Dorothy Kenyon's Response to Senator Joseph McCarthy's Communist Allegations." Dorothy Kenyon was an attorney, judge, and political activist who played a pivotal role in the legal fight for equal rights.

Presented by Dr. Jennifer Brinkley, UWF Assistant Professor of Legal Studies 

Citation Help Drop-Ins - April 15-16, 2024

Monday, April 15th, 11:30am-12:30pm @ John C. Pace Library Classroom (Room 123) 

Tuesday, April 16th, 11:30am-12:30pm @ Professional Studies Library (Bldg. 86, Room 105)

 

 Drop-in anytime during the hour for help with APA, MLA, or Chicago style citations.

Stories From the Archives - The Escapades of Maxine: Pensacola's Major Circus Performer - April 17, 2024

Wednesday, April 17th, 12:00pm @ Zoom

Link: https://uwf.zoom.us/j/81018020738?pwd=R2RacVZ5cElseEFWdHcxczdSb2ZoZz09 
Meeting ID: 81018020738 
Passcode: 287144 

Join UWF Archivist Dean DeBolt to hear the tale of the "prominent Pensacolian" who was widely known and travelled extensively in the 1930s and 1940s but only had one trunk.

 

 

*Stories From the Archives presentations usually run about 30 minutes.

Paws & Play! - April 23, 2024

Tuesday, April 23rd, 11:00am - 1:00pm @ John C. Pace Library, 1st floor

 

   Take a study break to cuddle with therapy dogs, get massages
   courtesy of Fortis Institute, and check out some cool sea animals
   from Destin/Ft. Walton Beach.
 

 

 

* Brought to you by UWF Libraries, Counseling & Psychological Services, and Caring Canines