Edible Book Festival 

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Tuesday, April 11
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Towson University in Northeastern Maryland, Learning Commons

 

 

In celebration of National Library Week, Towson University in Northeastern Maryland is hosting an Edible Book Festival. Participants will create entries inspired by a favorite story, a pun on a title or author name, or anything that expresses a love for literature! All entries will be displayed, judged, and eaten. Student entries are eligible for prizes.

Jason Hisley—owner of La Cakerie, winner of Cupcake Wars and Cake Wars—will be returning as celebrity guest judge. All Towson University students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend as a guest or register to participate

 

April 4, 2017 at 12:00 am Leave a comment

Paint Me The Sky: A Presentation by Author Jennifer Kouo

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Paint Me The Sky: A Presentation by Author Jennifer Kouo
Monday, April 10th
12:00pm-1:00pm
RM507, Cook Library

 

Please join as Jennifer Kouo, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Special Education, presents her new children’s book Paint Me the Sky.

Light refreshments will be served.

 

April 3, 2017 at 12:00 am Leave a comment

Thirst: A Presentation by Author Benjamin Warner

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Thirst: A Presentation by Author Benjamin Warner
Tuesday, April 4th
12:30pm-1:30pm
RM507, Cook Library

Benjamin Warner, Lecturer in the Department of English at Towson University, will discuss his debut novel, “Thirst,” a thrilling story about a couple’s quest to survive.

March 27, 2017 at 11:00 pm Leave a comment

World War I, Sex, and Gender

World War I, Sex, and Gender
Tuesday, March 28th
12:30pm-1:30pm
RM507, Cook Library

Caroline Radesky, a History PhD student at the University of Iowa, will discuss the experiences of same-sex desiring Americans as they traveled and engaged with sexualities outside the US during World War I.

This program is part of World War I and America, a two-year national initiative of The Library of America presented in partnership with The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the National World War I Museum and Memorial, and other organizations, with generous support from The National Endowment for the Humanities.

March 20, 2017 at 11:00 pm Leave a comment

Noontime Jazz

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Noontime Jazz
Tuesday, March 14th
12:00pm-1:00pm
Cook Library, 3rd Floor Lobby

 

Bring your lunch and listen to Towson student musicians play selections by female jazz composers or musicians in honor of Women’s History Month.

March 7, 2017 at 12:00 am Leave a comment

Greetings from Gettysburg: A Book Talk Presented by David R. Craig

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Greetings from Gettysburg: A Book Talk Presented by David R. Craig
Wednesday, March 1st
12:00pm-1:00pm
RM507, Cook Library

 

 

Former State Secretary of Planning and current Head the Maryland World War I Centennial Commission, David R. Craig will discuss his new book Greetings from Gettysburg. This pictorial history tells the story of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania through 160 beautiful postcards, memorializing important and noteworthy scenes from the Civil War battlefield.

February 22, 2017 at 12:00 am Leave a comment

College Student Psychological Adjustment: A Presentation by Dr. Jonathan Mattanah

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College Student Psychological Adjustment: A presentation by Dr. Jonathan Mattanah
Tuesday, February 21st
12:30pm-1:30pm
RM507, Cook Library

Dr. Jonathan Mattanah, Professor of Clinical Psychology at Towson University, will discuss his new books about college student psychological adjustment.

 

February 15, 2017 at 12:00 am Leave a comment

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