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September 24, 2014

Astronomy Professor Dr. Swapnil Tripathi shares information about India's Mars Orbiter Mission.

Proud moment for India's Space Program. India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM)Successfully enters into orbit around Mars. India becomes the first Asian nation to go into Mars' orbit and the first in the world to do it successfully in the first attempt. Indian space program accomplished this feat...

Scholar Sip with Professor Molly Magestro
September 11, 2014

Almost 30 people crowded in the library lounge to learn more about Dr. Molly Magestro’s upcoming book, “Assault on the Small Screen.”  Judging by the numerous questions, this research really strikes a chord with people. What does it say about our society that traumatic stories of assault become storylines for entertainment? Does the way criminal dramas portray rape indicate a bias, ignorance...

The Death of Artemio Cruz book cover
September 2, 2014

Campus Book Discussion on The Death of Artemio Cruz by Carlos Fuentes

In conjunction with the campus lecture series on Mexico, the library will be hosting a 3 week book discussion.  Following his death in 2012, the New York Times called Fuentes “one of the most admired writers in the Spanish-speaking world.”  Although he never won, Fuentes was often named as a likely Nobel Prize in...