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August 2018

Life, learning, and healing: Candor Arts exhibition

Start:
Thursday, August 16th
End:
Sunday, October 14th

Life, learning, and healing presents a survey of books produced by Chicago-based publisher Candor Arts, including Cecil McDonald, Jr.’s In the Company of Black. Candor Arts is an independent art book publisher based in Chicago. While the spectrum of media published varies widely—from memoir to photography, from dance collectives to poets—the authors are making work rooted in lived experiences and offering perspectives in how they have healed or what they have learned. Working closely in collaboration, each edition is driven by the author's…

Puerto Rico: reinforcing a sense of place through art after the hurricane

Start:
Monday, August 20th
End:
Sunday, September 30th

School of Art graduate student Mary Beth Breshears led mural projects, photographed, and participated in relief efforts in Puerto Rico this summer. The exhibits highlights the coming together of people to rebuild a community in Patillas, Puerto Rico after hurricane Maria. Her photographs tell a story of strength, resilience, and the reinforcement of a sense of place after the natural disaster. Each photograph is a moment of pause that allows for the realization and awareness of our own emotions.  They allow for…

September 2018

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, September 24th
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, September 25th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, September 26th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, September 26th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, September 30th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

October 2018

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, October 1st
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Late-night Resume Reviews

Date:
Monday, October 1st
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get ready for the Healthcare Professions Fair by attending Late-night Resume Reviews.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, October 2nd
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, October 3rd
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, October 3rd
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, October 7th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, October 8th
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, October 9th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, October 10th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, October 10th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, October 14th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, October 15th
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, October 16th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, October 17th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, October 17th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, October 21st
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Open Access Publishing for Graduate Students

Date:
Monday, October 22nd
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

This workshop will cover the basics of open access and copyright for graduate students who want to publish and present their research. Topics covered include benefits and considerations of open access publishing, choices for making your thesis or dissertation available online, understanding your rights as an author, and must-know tools and systems that support open access scholarship. This workshop is offered by The Graduate School and Milner Library as part of International Open Access Week 2018. Join Milner Library as…

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, October 22nd
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Eric Harbeson on Intellectual Property, Legislative Developments, and Libraries

Date:
Tuesday, October 23rd
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Music librarian and copyright expert Eric Harbeson will speak about his experience representing audiovisual archives interests with the World Intellectual Property Organization, and recent legislative developments related to copyright of interest to libraries. Refreshments will be served. Join Milner Library as we celebrate Open Access Week 2018. Open Access Week is an international celebration of the benefits of making information free, online, and reusable.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, October 23rd
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, October 24th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, October 24th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

Illinois State University Speaker Series: Kathleen Fitzpatrick

Date:
Thursday, October 25th
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Kathleen Fitzpatrick, director of digital humanities and professor of English at Michigan State University, will discuss ways scholars can build sustainable research communities and increase public participation in the humanities with her presentation, "Working in Public: Open Scholarship and Generous Thinking" at 5:30 p.m. October 25, in the Circus Room of the Bone Student Center.

Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Open Access Week 2018 Keynote Speaker

Date:
Thursday, October 25th
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Kathleen Fitzpatrick will discuss building programs and networks and platforms that do not just bring the university to the world, but that also involve the world in the university.

Creating Open 3D Print Projects

Date:
Friday, October 26th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In this workshop, we will introduce Milner Library’s new 3D printing service and demonstrate the 3D printer. We will cover websites where you can download files created by others or design their own files, and how to publish your projects online and make them available to the widest group possible. Join Milner Library as we celebrate Open Access Week 2018. Open Access Week is an international celebration of the benefits of making information free, online, and reusable.

Movie Screening: Night of the Living Dead

Date:
Friday, October 26th
Time:
7:00 pm

Get ready for Halloween by watching a classic! Night of the Living Dead creators didn’t renew the copyright on the film in the 1960s, so we get to show it to you for free. Popcorn will be provided. Join Milner Library as we celebrate Open Access Week 2018. Open Access Week is an international celebration of the benefits of making information free, online, and reusable.

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, October 28th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, October 29th
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, October 30th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, October 31st
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, October 31st
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

November 2018

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, November 4th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, November 5th
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, November 6th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, November 7th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, November 7th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, November 11th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, November 12th
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Late-night Resume Reviews

Date:
Monday, November 12th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get ready for the Healthcare Professions Fair by attending Late-night Resume Reviews.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, November 13th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Late-night Resume Reviews

Date:
Tuesday, November 13th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get ready for the Healthcare Professions Fair by attending Late-night Resume Reviews.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, November 14th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, November 14th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

Late-night Resume Reviews

Date:
Wednesday, November 14th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get ready for the Healthcare Professions Fair by attending Late-night Resume Reviews.

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, November 18th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, November 25th
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Monday, November 26th
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Tuesday, November 27th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

Drop-In Writing Assistance

Date:
Wednesday, November 28th
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting the week of August 27 through November 30, the Julia N. Visor Academic Center tutors are available for 30-minute appointments on a first come/first served basis.

ALEKS tutoring

Date:
Wednesday, November 28th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fall 2018 Beginning August 29 through November 28. Floor 6, Room 614A Wednesdays: 7-9pm Drop-in assistance with the ALEKS mathematics placement assessment with a tutor from the Julia N. Visor Academic Center is available at Milner Library. For more information, visit their website. The Visor Center also offers additional tutoring options. A University College / Milner Library collaboration

December 2018

Peace Corps Recruiter Office Hours

Date:
Sunday, December 2nd
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For questions on what the Peace Corps does and how to apply, Drea Luce will be available every Sunday from 3-5 p.m. She is also available to support undergrad students working towards completing their Peace Corps Prep Program.