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Therapy Dogs

The end of the semester is here, but before long Summer days spent on the beach comes final exams. Need a little stress relief now? Come to the duPont-Ball Library on Friday 2 May from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm and visit the Therapy Dogs. These are specially trained dogs of all types and sizes that loved to be petted, scratch, and played with. All dogs are guaranteed to be adorable.

Student Assistant Needed for a Special Media Project

The library is looking for a student assistant to work with our Learning & Instruction Librarian over the summer. The student will assist the Learning & Information Literacy Librarian with the creation of media assets for online information literacy modules. The position will require 8 to 10 hours per week during the summer months.

Desired Education/Skills:

-Junior or Senior Digital Art Major
-Experience with Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator
-Experience with Adobe Premiere & Flash is a plus

A portfolio of past work (could be work submitted for class) would be helpful.

If you are interested, then please e-mail Rosie Flowers for more information.

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Created Equal Civil Rights Struggle

The duPont-Ball library was a proud recipient of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Gilder Lehrman Foundation to develop programming for the documentary series Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle. The first programming events will be held in late January and mid-February. Cultural credit is available, and all events are open to the public. For more information see the library Created Equal page.