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The 8:30 | Things to Know Before You Go (3/11)

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Here’s your daily dose of library-oriented speed-reads to start your day!

TODAY IN THE LIBRARY…

VSB Peer Tutor Office Hours. 6:00-7:30 p.m. in room 205. Open to all VSB students. Walk-in study sessions. (Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the semester.) Questions? Contact: patricia.burdo@villanova.edu


SAVE THE DATE…

Next Thursday, March 19 at 5:00 p.m. in Speakers’ Corner for a lecture celebrating St. Patrick’s Day. Eoin Mc Evoy, visiting Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant from the University College, Dublin, will be giving a lecture: “Gaelic Yesterday and Today: Tracing the Irish Language through History.”


SPEAKING OF THE CAVE…
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Check out this article about what Disney’s Bei Yang has to say about virtual reality and what, besides the recent push in head-mounted displays, constitutes virtual reality. Word of the day: proprioception.


NOM NOM NOM!
The first round of #NomNomNomatology has begun! Be sure to vote for the winningest foods in some intensely delicious match-ups right here, or vote in person at the front desk in Falvey!
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QUOTE OF THE DAY
“Old habit of mind is one of the toughest things to get away from in the world. It transmits itself like physical form and feature.” –A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain


HAVE A GREAT DAY!

If you have ideas for inclusion in The 8:30 or to Library News in general, you’re invited to send them to joanne.quinn@villanova.edu.


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