Thursday, January 25
Hours: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
- ZSR Library, Special Collections & Archives Research Room (Room 625)2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States declaration of war on Germany, which sent thousands of Americans to the front lines in France. The American soldiers, nurses, doctors, volunteers, and others who experienced the Great War came home profoundly changed, and this exhibit traces the effects of the war experience on the art and literature of the 1920s and 30s. The exhibit is on view in the Special Collections & Archives reading room (ZSR 625) and is open to the public 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m., Mondays Fridays throughout the fall semester. Evening and weekend hours are available by appointment. Class visits and guided tours are also available. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 336-758-6175 for more information.
- ZSR Library, 330Any and all WFU faculty, staff, students and friends are invited to any or all of this semester-long series of publishing workshops and/or drop-in office hours to learn about how Library Partners Press can turn any and all publishing-related projects into properly published books, electronic or otherwise. Conveniently located in the friendly confines of ZSR Library (room 330), Library Partners Press is your on-campus destination for information about and demonstrations of editorial support services, page design, metadata assignment, and/or just printing-related pricing join us!
- ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)Rose OBrien is a senior Politics and International Affairs major from Winston Salem, NC. In addition to being a Carswell Scholar, she also received the Richter Scholarship to work at a refugee center in Italy, work which she continues in Winston Salem through the refugee resettlement office here. Ms. OBrien is also the President and founder of SAFAR, the Student Association for the Advancement of Refugees. For this work, she was awarded the MLK Building the Dream Award in 2017. Ms. OBrien will discuss her experience working with refugees in both Italy and the US, and the life-multiplying and gratifying experience of creating friendships across religion, race, class, and nation.