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Peek at the Week: December 6

Peek at the Week: December 6

By Jenna Renaud Word of the Week: Ninguid  Although no longer used popularly, ninguid is derived from Latin and means “snow covered.” We have yet to have more than a sprinkling of snow this season, but I have a feeling snow’s right around ...
Photo Friday: Light Up the Dark

Photo Friday: Light Up the Dark

Not many people enjoy the early sunset, yet campus still looks pretty with lights. Kallie Stahl ’17 MA is Communication and Marketing Specialist at Falvey Memorial Library.       ...
Weekend Recs: December 3

Weekend Recs: December 3

By Jenna Renaud Happy Friday, Wildcats! After a year off, Falvey Memorial Library is bringing back Weekend Recs, a blog dedicated to filling you in on what to read, listen to, and watch over the weekend. Jenna, a graduate assistant from the ...
National Book Award Winners Announced

National Book Award Winners Announced

By Ethan Shea In early October, the finalists for this year’s National Book Awards were announced, and last month the winners were finally made official. National Book Awards are among the most distinguished literary prizes. Recognition that ...
Villanova Theatre Hosts Sue Winge Award-Winning Plays

Villanova Theatre Hosts Sue Winge Award-Winning Plays

By Jenna Renaud Villanova Theatre is hosting the public reading of two 2021 Sue Winge Award-winning plays on Thursday, Dec. 2, and Saturday, Dec. 4, at 8 p.m., in the Smith Performance Lab at the John and Joan Mullen Center for the Performing. ...
Cat in the Stax: Hayao Miyazaki’s (Un)retirement

Cat in the Stax: Hayao Miyazaki’s (Un)retirement

By Ethan Shea For this week’s “Cat in the Stax” I want to take a brief break from the holiday season and discuss some other big news, Hayao Miyazaki’s (un)retirement. It was recently announced that Hayao Miyazaki, internationally acclaimed ...
New Digital Collection: Irish International Exhibition, 1907

New Digital Collection: Irish International Exhibition, 1907

  We recently digitized a collection of colorful postcards and other ephemeral materials related to the Irish International Exhibition held in Dublin, 1907. These items are part of a larger collection of Irish postage stamps and postcards ...
Extended Library Service Hours Begin Friday, Dec. 3

Extended Library Service Hours Begin Friday, Dec. 3

Hang in there, Wildcats—the semester break is almost here! Beginning this Friday, Dec. 3, Falvey Library will have extended service hours the next two weekends: Friday, December 3: 8 a.m.–10 p.m. (book stacks close at 9:30 p.m.)Saturday, ...
Organizing African American Workers: The National Negro Congress, 1936-1947

Organizing African American Workers: The National Negro Congress, 1936-1947

By Jutta Seibert Labor rights were an important facet of the civil rights movement and figured prominently on the program of the National Negro Congress (NNC). Some union excluded African Americans while others limited their rights in one way or ...

 


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