Author Archives: Barbara

About Barbara

I am a Reference & Instruction librarian, head of that department in Andersen Library, an associate professor, and a member of the General Education Review Committee and Faculty Senate. I've been working at UW-W since July 1, 1990.

What are Emotions For?

Dr. Paula Niedenthal, UW-Madison professor of psychology, will talk about the functions of emotions for people and their social interactions, and the value of the expression emotions, e.g., fear, anger, and happiness, on Thurs., Feb. 22, from 6-7:30pm in the … Continue reading

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Native America: People and Places, Past and Present

The Spring 2018 Fairhaven lecture series has the theme Native America: People and Places, Past and Present. These free, public lectures are held on Mondays at 3pm in Fellowship Hall of Fairhaven Senior Services (435 W Starin Road, Whitewater). Guest/street … Continue reading

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Becoming Ryan: Eating Disorder Recovery

Ryan Sallans will talk about “Becoming Ryan: Eating Disorder Recovery” at 7 pm on Mon, Feb 5, 2018 in the University Center’s Hamilton Room. Ryan shares his transition story where he explores the intersections of identity as his identities changed. … Continue reading

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Celebrate faculty and staff scholarship & creative achievements

The 30th annual exhibition of scholarly & creative works by UWW faculty & staff will celebrate accomplishments of the past year across a range of disciplines. A sampling of the articles, artwork, books, grants, and conference presentations produced by 93 … Continue reading

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Andersen Library break, Winterim hours

Andersen Library’s hours Between Fall Semester and Winterim (December 23, 2017-January 1, 2018): M*-F 8am-4:30pm Sat-Sun CLOSED *CLOSED on Mon Dec 25 and Mon Jan 1 Andersen Library’s Winterim (January 2-21, 2018) hours: M*-TH 7:30am-6pm F 7:30am-4:30pm Sat CLOSED Sun* … Continue reading

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Andersen Library exam hours

Andersen Library is extending its hours for exam study: Fri., Dec. 8: 7:30am – 10pm Sat., Dec. 9: 9am – 10pm Sun., Dec. 10: 9am – 2am Mon.-Thurs., Dec. 11-14: 7:30am – 2am Fri., Dec. 15: 7:30am – 10pm Sat., … Continue reading

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Life of a Refugee: Results of the Secret War in Laos

Mrs. Mai Yer Yang, UWW alumna and Assistant Director of the Inclusive Excellence Center at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, will talk about “Life of a Refugee: Results of the Secret War in Laos” on Thurs., Dec. 7, 2017, from 3:30-4:30pm in … Continue reading

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Mourning Dayze: A Wisconsin Garage Band

Members of Mourning Dayze, a local band formed in the sixties, will talk about their garage band experience and launch their book “Mourning Dayze: A Wisconsin Garage Band” at the Irvin L Young Memorial Library (Whitewater’s public library at 431 … Continue reading

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Wellness

Richard Hansen, retired physician, will present a 50-minute Wellness Program on Wed., Nov. 29, at 6pm at the Irvin L. Young Memorial Library (Whitewater’s public library at 431 W Center St, Whitewater). During forty years as a practicing physician, Dr. … Continue reading

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The 3 S’s of Climate Change: Simple, Serious & Solvable

Dr. A. Scott Denning will talk about “The 3 S’s of Climate Change: Simple, Serious & Solvable” on Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, at 7pm in the Irvin L. Young Auditorium. It’s part of the Contemporary Issues Lecture Series sponsored by … Continue reading

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