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Calendar of Upcoming Events

Wednesday, April 01, 2015 Through Friday, May 01, 2015

Apr 8 2015

Friends of the UNCG Libraries Dinner with Kathy Reichs

When: 4/8/2015 6:00:00 PM until 4/8/2015 9:00:00 PM
Where: Elliott University Center, UNCG Campus Contact: Barry Miller

Best-selling author and forensic anthropologist Kathy Reichs will be the guest speaker at the Friends of the UNCG Libraries 56th Annual Dinner the night of April 8, 2015. Tickets on sale from Triad Stage by calling 336-272-0160.

Apr 13 2015

Presentation by Greg Grieve of the Religious Studies Department, "Playing with Religion and Digital Games in the Library"

When: 4/13/2015 3:00:00 PM until 4/13/2015 4:00:00 PM
Where: Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library, UNCG Contact: Barry Miller

Dr. Grieve is co-editor of Playing with Religion in Digital Games, published by Indiana University Press. The presentation will especially focus on his work with the University Libraries Gaming Lab in the Digital Media Commons.

Apr 14 2015

Andrew Delbanco - What is College For?

When: 4/14/2015 4:00:00 PM until 4/14/2015 5:00:00 PM
Where: Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House Contact: Barry Miller

Andrew Delbanco is Chair of American Studies and Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University. He was awarded the 2011 National Humanities Medal “for his writing that spans the literature of Melville and Emerson to contemporary issues in higher education.” He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and was named by Time Magazine as “America’s Best Social Critic.” He has also been elected to membership in the American Philosophical Society. Professor Delbanco is the author of many books, including College: What it Was, Is, and Should Be (Princeton University Press, 2012)

Apr 20 2015

Friends of the UNCG Libraries Book Discusson - Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland by Christopher Browning , led by Karl Schleunes, Professor Emeritus of History

When: 4/20/2015 4:00:00 PM until 4/20/2015 5:00:00 PM
Where: Hodges Reading Room, 2nd Floor Jackson Library, UNCG Contact: Barry Miller