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Mitchell-Reed lecture at the Art Studio

Mitchell-Reed lecture at the Art Studio

The last Mitchell-Reed event for Fall 2018 will feature an Artist Talk at the Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio

Snap Shot Day

Snap shot day
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 8:00am to 11:59pm
Location: 
West Library

Library Snap Shot Day will be Monday, Sept. 24. Snap Shot Day is an annual event celebrated by libraries across the country. Statistics are taken throughout the day of library activities to form a 'Snap Shot' of a typical day in the West Library. Whether you check out a book, use a computer, ask a reference question or just walk through the door, you will be counted.

Book Launch Party for Marjorie Herrera Lewis

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Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Baker Building

Marjorie Herrera Lewis will discuss and sign her new novel, When the Men Were Gone, at 12 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4 in Baker Building.  Light refreshments will be served.  Books will be on hand to purchase.

Book Launch Party for Marjorie Herrera Lewis

Book Launch Party for Marjorie Herrera Lewis

Author Marjorie Herrera Lewis chooses Texas Wesleyan for debut novel book launch.

Mitchell-Reed: Banned Book Talk

Mitchell-Reed: Banned Book Talk
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

The West Library will sponsor TxWes Reads One Book again this year. This year’s book is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. The purpose of the one-book program is to bring the Texas Wesleyan community together and to encourage students, staff and faculty to join together to read and discuss the same book.

The Hate U Give - TxWes Reads Kickoff

The Hate U Give kickoff event
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Lawn between the Library and Dora's

The West library will sponsor TxWes Reads One Book again this year. This year’s book is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. The purpose of the one-book program is to bring the Texas Wesleyan community together and to encourage students, staff and faculty to join together to read and discuss the same book.

Mitchell-Reed presents The Hate U Give

Mitchell-Reed presents The Hate U Give

West Library grant brings a makerspace to campus

West Library grant brings a makerspace to campus

Makerspaces, maker labs, or fab labs go by many names and are a growing presence in academic libraries. West Library has been working to get a makerspace since 2014 and is thrilled to have achieved funding for this exciting project. Caitlin Rookey, digital initiatives librarian, heads the Library Makerspace Committee leading Dennis Miles, Nancy Edge, and Elizabeth A. M. Howard.
TxWes Reads The Hate U Give

TxWes Reads The Hate U Give

The West Library will sponsor TXWES Reads One Book again this year. This year’s book is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. The purpose of the one-book program is to bring the Texas Wesleyan community together and to encourage students, staff and faculty to join together to read and discuss the same book.

An official kick off of the program will be Sept. 18 during free period on the lawn between the Library and Dora’s. There will be guest readers presenting quotes from the book and as well as interesting facts about the author.

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Wall Street Journal Now Online

In a world where education and career opportunities are more competitive than ever, the need for
you to obtain broader perspectives on a variety of global business issues is a necessity. This is
why Texas Wesleyan University has joined The Wall Street Journal in a collaboration that will
provide students and faculty full access to the Journal. The Journal provides career advice and
ties real-world examples into what you learn, giving you the opportunity to enhance your
educational experience and stay ahead.