You are here

What's happening at West Library

TxWes Reads 1984 Movie Night

TxWes Reads 1984 Movie Night
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: 
TBD

Join us for a showing of the movie 1984 to celebrate the completion of the 2017-2018 TxWes Reads One Book program.  Time is TBD.  

Texas Wesleyan Local Poet's Day

Texas Wesleyan Local Poet's Day
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

Have you published poetry? Are you part of the Texas Wesleyan community? The West Library will have its first ever Texas Wesleyan Local Poet’s Day, featuring poetry by authors who have a connection to Texas Wesleyan. Faculty, staff and students are invited to participate if they have published poetry in literary journals, magazines, book form both traditional or self-published. There will be time for authors to sell their books.

Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners March 27

Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners March 27
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

Join us for a Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners Lecture at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday Mar. 27 in the Library Orientation Room.  Reference and Instruction Librarian Dennis Miles will present The Armstrong Academy’s Unique History as Part of the Choctaw Educational System.  Brown bag lunches are welcome; light refreshments provided by the Office of the Provost.

Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners Feb. 27

Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners Feb. 27
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

Join us for a Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners Lecture at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday Feb. 27 in the Library Orientation Room.  Dr. Twyla Miranda, Professor of Education, will present on her recently published book The Value of Academic Discourse: Conversations That Matter, with coauthor and Texas Wesleyan alum Dr. Jeffrey Herr, Associate Professor at Tarrant County College.  Brown bag lunches are welcome; light refreshments provided by the Office of the Provost.

Black Student Association Read-In

BSA Read-In
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

The Black Student Association is hosting a Read-in featuring local author Louis T. McClain II, of Arlington, Texas. He holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice from Pensacola Christian College.  It was in Pensacola where Louie first discovered his passion in life-coaching troubled youth.  While volunteering with Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, Mr.

New Coffee Pod Dispenser

New Coffee Pod Dispenser

The Library has a new coffee pod dispenser.
TxWes Reads One Book Suggestions

TxWes Reads One Book Suggestions

West Library wants to hear from you!

Lunch-N-Lecture: Humans and the Culture of Fear and Repression: A Psychological Approach

Lunch-N-Lecture: Humans and the Culture of Fear and Repression: A Psychological Approach
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

Please join Risa Brown, Reference Assistant, for a panel discussion and presentation with Dr. Jay Brown as they examine 1984 in terms of Humans and the Culture of Fear and Repression: A Psychological Approach.  Lunch provided for the first 15 in attendance.

Lunch-N-Lecture: George Orwell Unplugged: Political Views, Social Impact, and "Alternative Facts!"

Lunch-N-Lecture: George Orwell Unplugged: Political Views, Social Impact, and "Alternative Facts!"
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

Please join us for presentations by Dennis Miles and Drs. Michelle Payne and Chris Manno titled: George Orwell Unplugged: Political Views, Social Impact, and "Alternative Facts!".  This presentation will provide political, literary, and biographical perspectives to 1984 and Orwell's life.  Lunch provided for the first 15 in attendance.

TxWes Reads '1984' events continue in the Spring Semester

TxWes Reads '1984' events continue in the Spring Semester

TxWes Reads '1984' events continue in the Spring Semester