Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Entitled "The Working Poor", this talk shares its title with Shipler's latest book which details the stories of working-class Americans in their battles with poverty in spite of valiant efforts.
Shipler has worked with a variety of publications, most notably as Chief Diplomatic Correspondent in the Washington Bureau as well as covering critical junctures in Eastern Europe and Russia. Additionally, he has taught at prestigious institutions such as Princeton University and Dartmouth College.
Shipler will also be speaking on Wednesday, March 31 at 3:30 pm in Munger Auditorium, on "Liberty in a Time of Terrorism."
Tuesday, March 23, 2010
GREENR - Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources For login information, please visit the Database Trials page (accessible from on-campus only). In addition, the Library has free access to the following databases until the end of June:
And we have been granted access to the following database through the end of the year: Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective: 1907-1984
We hope you enjoy playing with these databases!
Monday, March 22, 2010
Friday, March 12, 2010
The library hours during the break will be as follows:
March 13-14 (Saturday-Sunday): Closed
March 15-18 (Monday-Thursday): 8 am - 5 pm
March 19-20 (Friday-Saturday): Closed
March 21 (Sunday): 2 pm - midnight (regular schedule resumes)
Enjoy the break!
Wednesday, March 10, 2010
As an added bonus, this event qualifies for student Intellectual/Cultural Credit!
Monday, March 8, 2010
The first link is to the video version, and the second is the audio only version. They may take a few moments to load. We hope you enjoy this interesting presentation.
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Monday, March 1, 2010
Dr. Hullett has worked to improve rural health care for Alabamians. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and her master's in Public Health from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (visit Healthcare Hall of Fame: Alabama for more details).
Dr. Hullett will be giving the opening speech for the annual BACHE Women's Conference. The conference this year is titled, "Women, Health, and Community: Alabama and Beyond." It will take place in BSC's Norton Campus Center March 2nd from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
We hope to see you there at this wonderful opportunity to learn more about a topic that is so integral to our nation's past, present, and future.