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Academy Award Winner Yu Brings 'Oasis' to Campus

American University News - Fri, 05/23/2014 - 14:33
Jessica Yu visited AU as a guest of the Center for Media with Social Impact Visiting Filmmaker Series.
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The Kitchen as a Venue for Foreign Policy

American University News - Thu, 05/22/2014 - 11:37
The School of International Service recently launched a one-of-kind class on gastrodiplomacy.
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The Kitchen as a Venue for Foreign Policy

American University News - Thu, 05/22/2014 - 11:37
The School of International Service recently launched a one-of-kind class on gastrodiplomacy: Conflict Cuisines: An Introduction to War and Peace through Washington’s Ethnic Restaurants, taught by Johanna Mendelson Forman.
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Marymount University Student Receives HR Leadership Scholarship

Marymount University - Thu, 05/22/2014 - 11:26
Michelle Forster of Centreville is one of three recipients awarded a $4,000 scholarship by the HR Leadership Awards of Greater Washington (HRLA).
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Falls Church Educator Named Northern Virginia Hispanic Teacher of the Year

Marymount University - Wed, 05/21/2014 - 17:20
The Victoria D. de Sanchez Northern Virginia Hispanic Teacher of the Year Award was presented last night to Indiana Obando.
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Under Armour CEO Urges Marymount Graduates to be Entrepreneurs

Marymount University - Wed, 05/21/2014 - 17:20
The founder of Under Armour challenged more than 450 graduating seniors at Marymount University’s commencement ceremonies Sunday to be entrepreneurs.
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Researching Music and Memory

American University News - Wed, 05/21/2014 - 15:19
Nia Tannis’ research findings have major implications for the music world, directly connecting to teaching pedagogy and student learning.
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Digital DC: Students Write the History of Foggy Bottom

The George Washington University - Wed, 05/21/2014 - 08:07

On Monday, May 12, Professor Christopher Klemek, his students in History 2020, and Special Coll

Libraries Add Complete Taylor & Francis Online Journal Access

George Mason University - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 16:52

Mason Libraries recently added online access to the complete Taylor & Francis journal collection. As one of the world’s leading publishers of scholarly journals, Taylor & Francis content spans all areas of the humanities, social sciences, behavioral sciences, science, technology, and medicine. Mason users will now have access to 1,750 journals available in this collection, a substantial increase in content from our previously subscribed set of 500 titles. Access is generally provided to content from 1997 to present. Taylor & Francis resources may be located through inPrimo or the Libraries’ e-Journal Finder.

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TextSelect Textbooks Available This Summer!

George Mason University - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 16:49

Textbooks are now on reserve for many general education, business, and engineering courses. TextSelect books are on 2-hour Reserve in the Gateway Library@Johnson Center, Fairfax Campus. Students can locate TextSelect books in the Mason Classic Catalog, inPrimo or in the Course Reserve Catalog.

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Ed Stazyk to Receive Douglas Wilder Award

American University News - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 16:46
Stazyk's manuscript on “Sustainability, Intergenerational Social Equity, and the Socially Responsible Organization” earned him the recognition.
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Gelman Summer Hours

The George Washington University - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 16:27
May 20, 2014

Please note Gelman's new summer hours.  24-hour access will not resume until the Fall 2014 semester, but all of our online resources are available 24 hours a day to our current students, faculty and staff. 

 

Monday - Thursday -- 7:30am to 10pm
Friday -- 7:30am to 7pm
Saturday -- 10am to 6pm
Sunday -- Noon to 8pm

CLOSED:  May 25-26 and  July 4 

OCL Nabs University Staff Awards, Recognition

American University News - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 16:06
With the end of the academic year, AU celebrates Campus Life staff excellence.
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Library Resources for New Alumni

The George Washington University - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 16:04
May 20, 2014

Congratulations to all of our 2014 graduates!  After all this time together the libraries wouldn't abandon you to a libraryless existence.  Here are a few of the resources available to you as a GW alumni.

Access to Gelman
GW Alumni can present their valid GWorld Alumni ID card for access to Gelman Library.  For information about how to obtain your Alumni ID card, see the GWorld 2.0 Alumni ID Card web page.

Borrowing Privileges
Borrowing privileges are extended to GW Alumni for $50 per year.  Payments should be made at the Circulation Desk in Gelman Library.  For more information see details about Alumni borrowing privileges.

Selected E-Resources
Thanks to the the generous support of the GW Alumni Association, GW Libraries offer access to selected E-resources, including ABI/Inform Complete, Proquest Research Library, and JSTOR Archive.  Visit the E-Resources for Alumni page for more information. 

Memorial Day Weekend Hours

The George Washington University - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 15:05
May 20, 2014

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, Gelman Library will be closed on Sunday, May 25 and Monday, May 26. 

Saturday, May 24 - closing at 6 pm
Sunday, May 25 - CLOSED
Monday, May 26 - CLOSED
Tuesday, May 27 - opening at 7:30am

 

 

The Other Side of War

American University News - Mon, 05/19/2014 - 15:59
School of Communication professor Claudia Myers releases her powerful new film, Fort Bliss.
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Media Service Desk Closed

George Mason University - Fri, 05/16/2014 - 16:53

The Media Services Desk, 2nd Floor, Gateway Library@Johnson Center, is closed. Mason users needing assistance in accessing the Gateway Library’s media circulating collections may place a request in ILLiad to request an item. (Select the Document Delivery Book/Media form to request.) The item will be pulled by staff and placed on Hold at the Gateway Library Service desk.
Mason users may also ask for assistance at the Gateway Library Service Desk on the first floor.Staff will retrieve requested items on demand as quickly as possible. (If a patron requests a large number of items at one time, library staff may ask the patron to request the items through ILLiad or leave their list of items to be retrieved at a later time).

Questions? Need more information? Please contact Laura Jenemann, Film Studies/Media Services Librarian (703-993-7593 or ljeneman@gmu.edu).

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Dr. Usha Rajdev Honored by International Association for STEM Leaders

Marymount University - Fri, 05/16/2014 - 16:49
Dr. Rajdev was recognized for developing a STEM partnership with Fort Belvoir Elementary School.
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College of Arts and Sciences 2014 Commencement

American University News - Fri, 05/16/2014 - 09:36
The 2014 College of Arts and Sciences commencement ceremony took place on Sunday, May 11, at 1 p.m.
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