Library Events - Spring 2014
Science of Bicycles + Bike & Body Maintenance
(Workshop with North Central Cyclery)
Join us in the Student Lounge for a one-of-a-kind event featuring renowed local bike shop NCC
- Tuesday, March 25 – 12:00-1:00pm in the Student Lounge
Talking STEM: Geology Walking Tour
Sarah Koepke will lead us around the college to discover geologic features hidden in plain sight.
MEET IN THE ATRIUM OUTSIDE THE LIBRARY - CHOOSE BETWEEN TWO TOURS:
- Wednesday, April 9 – 9:15-9:55am OR 10:00-10:45am
STEM Film Series
(Movie with popcorn provided):
The Gods of Rice, directed by Mashjum, Mashizan & Yeo, Galen (2011) 52mins
-Science, religion, technology and tradition collide as scientists adapt rice to feed the world’s population.
- Wednesday, March 26 – 12:30-2:00pm A1102
Talking STEM: Enhancing Creativity and Improving Your Ability to Innovate: Core skills for STEM Students
Presentation by Bruce Litchfield, Professor and Assistant Dean - Undergraduate Programs, College of Engineering University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
- Wednesday, April 2 – 11:00-12:00pm A1225
“Curriculum x Creativity: Why it Matters”
Join Bruce Litchfield, Professor and Assistant Dean - Undergraduate Programs, College of Engineering University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign for a Faculty/Staff seminar on how creativity can enhance your curriculum.
- Wednesday, April 2 – 12:30-2:00pm A1225
Talking STEM: Vaccinations with Tania Nezrick
Join us for this fun and informational talk as Biology Professor Tania Nezrick discusses current topics and issues related to vaccinations.
- Tuesday, April 15 – 10:30-11:30am A1225
Questions? E-mail Rebecca: Rebecca.hodson (at) kishwaukeecollege.edu
or phone 815-825-2086 ext. 5100
This spring the Kishwaukee Library is hosting a series of events that will expose students, staff, faculty, and community members to topics related to S.T.E.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The library has a large display of new and popular items on STEM, available for check-out now.
Events are free, open to everyone, and no sign-up is required.
Want to display a collection in the library? Fill out this form and return it to the library.
Have an idea for a library event? Contact Rebecca Hodson at 815-825-2086 ext. 5100 or email@example.com