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Susan Lowdermilk, Book Artist: Friday, September 16, 2016, 5:30-7pm, Library Rm. 020

Susan is a Professor at Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon where she has been teaching courses in printmaking, artist books and graphic design for two decades. As a book artist and printmaker, Susan works in traditional processes such as … Continue reading

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Behind the Archives Door Events

We are in the process of installing all new spaces in the Archives & Special Collections. Our Behind the Archives Door series will return spring 2017. Please check back later this fall for a full listing of events. We look … Continue reading

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Music in the Library: Harpists on Friday, April 29

Please join us for our Music in the Library series: Harpists Friday, April 29th 3:30-3:50 p.m. Collins Library Reading Room Performances by: Christina Sumprer, Frances Welsh and Rosalie Boyle For more information contact: libref@pugetsound.edu

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Relay for Life Collects Canned Food April 16-29 in Collins Memorial Library

Relay for Life will be collecting canned food for the Northwest Tacoma location of the FISH Food Bank from April 16-29 in Collins Memorial Library.  We will be using the cans during our luminaria ceremony at 10 pm on April … Continue reading

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Music in the Library – Babflock: Flute and Saxophone Duets on Wednesday, April 20th, 3:30 p.m.

Please join us for our Music in the Library series: Wednesday, April 20th 3:30-4:00 p.m. Collins Library Reading Room Performances by Colin Babcock on flute and Tim Flock on Saxophone For more information contact: libref@pugetsound.edu

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Love research? Join us at Library Career Night, Tuesday, April 26, 5:00-6:00pm, Misner Room, Collins Library

Do you love research? Love to read and develop programs? Intrigued by Archives and Special Collections? Love to read printed texts and eBooks? Can’t wait to see what the next new technology has to offer? Want to help people? Yes? … Continue reading

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Timothy Ely Lecture – April 15th, 2016, Collins Memorial Library, Room 020, 6:30–7:30 pm

Lecture with Timothy Ely – April 15th, 2016 Collins Memorial Library, Room 020 6:30 – 7:30 pm Collins Library, in association with the Puget Sound Book Artists, is pleased to sponsor a lecture by artist Tim Ely. Tim Ely is … Continue reading

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Behind the Archives Door: Monday, April 4, 4-5 p.m. – Washi Arts, Linda Marshall

Washi Arts sole focus is Japanese papers, tools and supplies for creative artists and businesses, with papers in an incredibly wide range of fibers, colours, patterns, weights and sizes. Japan has a culture that honors excellence in craftsmanship and the … Continue reading

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Music in the Library: Cellist Anna Schierbeek on Friday, April 1st, 2 p.m.

Please join us! Cellist Anna Schierbeek Friday, April 1st 2:00-2:30 p.m. Reading Room, Collins Library For more information contact: libref@pugetsound.edu    

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“Unless the Indians are willing”: Flathead Resistance in the 1905 Journals of Abby Williams Hill

Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 7:00 p.m. Collins Memorial Library, University of Puget Sound Presenters:  Laura Edgar, Abby Williams Hill Scholar and Tiffany Aldrich MacBain, Associate Professor, English, University of Puget Sound In 1905, Tacoma landscape painter Abby Williams Hill enjoyed … Continue reading

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