Library News

June 30, 2015

Sharon Green Publishes Article

Sharon Green, coordinator of instructional services in the Office of Academic Support, published the article “Reading Well: The Foundation for College Success” in the 2015 edition of Off to College, a nationally distributed magazine for college-bound students. read on →

June 29, 2015

Melissa Langridge Publishes Information Literacy Lesson Plan in Library Science Book

Melissa Langridge, the Library's user education coordinator, published her information literacy lesson plan called "Password: Keyword Edition" in Teaching Information Literacy Threshold Concepts: Lesson Plans for Librarians.   read on →

June 25, 2015

New to the Library Collection

Visit the Library Catalog to view recently added books and DVDs. read on →

June 16, 2015

Dr. Williams and Colleagues Publish Article

Dr. Lisa Williams, assistant professor of management, is publishing Motivating Trust: Can Mood and Incentives Increase Interpersonal Trust? in Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics. The article is in press and available online. Her co-authors are Alexandra Mislin from American... read on →

June 15, 2015

Dr. Huh and Colleagues Publish Article

Dr. Chang Huh, associate professor in the College of Hospitality and Tourism Management, is publishing Would an Energy Conservation Nudge in Hotels Encourage Hotel Guests to Conserve? in Cornell Hospitality Quarterly. The article is available online before print. His co-authors are Howook... read on →

June 11, 2015

Dr. Jay Walker and Colleague Publish Article

Dr. Jay Walker, assistant professor of economics, recently published "Are You There God? It’s Me, a College Student: Religious Beliefs and Higher Education" in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy with Dr. P. Wesley Routon from Georgia Gwinnett College. Here is the abstract:... read on →

June 8, 2015

Dr. Erwin Publishes Article

Dr. Robin Erwin, associate professor of education, published Data Literacy: Real-World Learning Through Problem-Solving With Data Sets in the spring 2015 issue of American Secondary Education.  read on →

June 3, 2015

Dr. Carr Contributes Book Chapter

Dr. Jamie Carr, associate professor of English, wrote a chapter titled "Writing the Unspeakable in A Single Man and Mrs. Dalloway" for The American Isherwood, recently published by the University of Minnesota Press. read on →

June 2, 2015

Dr. Levin Publishes Article

Dr. Abigail Levin, associate professor of philosophy, published "Zoo Animals as Specimens, Zoo Animals as Friends: The Life and Death of Marius the Giraffe" as an Online First article in Environmental Philosophy. Here is the abstract: "The international protest surrounding the Copenhagen Zoo’s... read on →

May 26, 2015

Professor Gentile and Colleagues Publish Article

Michael Gentile, associate professor in the College of Hospitality and Tourism Management, and some of his colleagues from other institutions recently published Millennial Generation Perceptions of Value-Centered Leadership Principles in Journal of Human Resources in Hospitality & Tourism.  read on →

May 18, 2015

Dr. Ireland and Colleagues Publish Article

Dr. Timothy O. Ireland, dean of arts and sciences, co-authored the article Adolescent Risk for Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration with several colleagues from other institutions. The article is a May 2015 Prevention Science Online First publication. read on →

May 15, 2015

Sharon Green Presents at Trocaire College

Sharon Green, coordinator of instructional services in the Office of Academic Support, presented at Trocaire College’s Faculty Development Day on May 12, 2015. Her session was entitled “Do I Really Have to Buy That Book? Strategies to Get Your Students to Read More.”  read on →

May 13, 2015

Part-Time Reference Librarian (and NU Alumna) Departs

Thank you to Lucy Bungo, part-time reference librarian and NU alumna, for her dedicated service to the Library. Lucy's last day was May 12, 2015, and she will officially become director of the Villa Maria College Library in July 2015.  Lucy graduated from NU in May 2009 with a B.A. in Political... read on →

May 7, 2015

Congratulations to the Library's Oscars Contest Winner

Congratulations to freshman Claire Hull, the winner of the Library's 2015 Oscars Contest!  For her prize, Claire chose the Selma DVD.  Thank you to everyone who entered the contest! read on →