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Hole Where Bodies of 11 Children and 2 Women Were Recovered from After the Fire at Ludlow Tent Colony This…

Photo of the Week!

Bears in Yosemite National Park.   Planning a camping trip? Watch out for the bears. This image comes from a…

Poetry, Violence, and Memory: Corrido, indita, and cuando ballads of New Mexico and Colorado

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“Poetry, Violence, and Memory: Corrido, indita, and cuando ballads of New Mexico and Colorado,” a symposium and performance will take place Monday April 14, 2014, from 4 to 7 p.m., in Norlin Library M549. The event is free and open to the public. The presenters are: Enrique Lamadrid, Emeritus, University of New Mexico; Peter Garcia, California State University, Northridge; David Garcia, doctoral candidate, University of…

Add-Ons for Google Docs

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Did you spot the new “Add Ons” in Google Docs and Sheets? Finally, that extra functionality for when you’re writing your research papers. To access these Add Ons, simply open a doc and click AddOns in the toolbar.  Try some of our favorites! EasyBib: Still typing your citations out by hand? Try Easybib. Enter in a URL or title into EasyBib and it automatically generates…

Google Apps and D2L: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 4/9

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Want to learn more about using Google Apps with Desire2Learn? This presentation will focus on three powerful ways to begin integrating the new Google Apps for Education service into your D2L class. Attendees will learn: (1) How Google Sites can be used together with D2L, expanding the customization options for your homepage; (2) How to manage a more collaborative experience for students with the amazing…

4/9 Learner’s Lunch: Financial Literacy | Reduce Debt, Build Wealth, and Get Ahead

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Wonder if you’ll ever get ahead financially?  This workshop will show you how to take stock of your financial life, using a net-worth statement and spending worksheet.  It provides a practical debt-reduction strategy and gives you specific tips that can help you save more and spend less. Norlin Library Room E113 map 12:00PM — 1:00PM Bring your Lunch and join us for an hour of Learning! For more information…

Re-collecting Ludlow

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“Re-collecting Ludlow,” a panel discussion to commemorate the launch of the Colorado Coal Digital Collection, will take place on Tuesday, April 15 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Norlin Library on the fifth floor. The event coincides with the centennial of the Ludlow Massacre and offers participants an opportunity to explore this watershed in labor history from different disciplinary perspectives. The panel speakers include…

National Poetry Month

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  Every April is National Poetry Month, a time to honor poets and their work. Here are some fun tips to add some more poetry to your life this month! Read, Memorize, Revisit a poem! Norlin has a ton of old and new favorites, ranging from the classical Wordsworth, Shakespeare or Neruda to the more contemporary Maya Angelou, Cate Marvin, or Thomas Sayers Ellis. Put…

GarageBand & Audacity: 4/2 Learner’s Lunch @ Music

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Want to learn how to use GarageBand & Audacity? You can play, record, and mix your own music like a pro with these two free software packages. And when you’re finished with your next big hit, we’ll show you how to share it with the world. We will spend an hour introducing you to GarageBand and Audacity, looking at a few of the many options,…

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Watching the Turtle Xmas 1893

Watching the Turtle.   Xmas 1893 This image is from the Thomas M. Patterson Family Papers . It depicts the Patterson family who lived a vivid social, domestic, economic, cultural, and educational life in Denver, Colorado during the late 1800s and early 1900s. Thomas Patterson was a leader in real estate, law, and politics in Denver as well as the entire state of Colorado during his…