Author Archives: Ellen Latorraca

About Ellen Latorraca

Reference & Instruction Librarian Liaison for the College of Education & Professional Studies

Stuffed Animal Sleepover in the Library

It’s time for the 5th annual… Stuffed Animal Sleepover & Dance Party in the Library! UW-Whitewater students, staff, faculty and Children’s Center families accompanied by a child 6 years of age or younger, are invited to join Andersen Library for the 5th annual … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – February 28, 2017

Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer by Diane Stanley; Illustrated by Jessie Hartland E Sta Curriculum Collection, Easy Books, 2nd floor Starting with the title, this biography of Ada Lovelace in picture book format focuses on the … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – January 25, 2017

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah PN2287.N557 A3 2016 Browsing Books, 2nd floor In this autobiography, Comedian Trevor Noah shares stories from his unusual childhood growing up in apartheid South Africa. The son of a … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – Dec. 13, 2016

The Cage-Busting Teacher by Frederick M Hess LB1775 .H4532 2015 New Arrivals, 2nd floor In Cage-Busting Leadership (2013), Rick Hess challenged principals and educational leaders to take on the laws, rules and regulations that obstruct meaningful educational change. In this newer … Continue reading

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Featured Resource: Information Literacy Framework Posters

Andersen Library’s Featured Resource blog installments usually point our patrons to a research database, a particular library collection, a library space or technology resource. One purpose of these posts is to ensure our UW-W students, faculty and staff are aware … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – October 25, 2016

Roughneck Grace: Farmer Yoga, Creeping Codgerism, Apple Golf, and Other Brief Essays From On and Off the Back Forty by Michael Perry AC8.5 .P47 2016 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Michael Perry has brought us yet another colorful collection of essays, … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – September 13, 2016

John Rawls and Christian Social Engagement: Justice as Unfairness Edited by A. B. Bradley and G. Forster JC251.R32 J634 2015 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Recent changes in the Wisconsin State Supreme Court, the appointment of Justice Daniel Kelly, as … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – August 2, 2016

The Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy by Maggie Berg and Barbara K. Seeber LB2331.7 .B47 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor As August rolls in, the days shorten, and many of us would insist that … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – June 28, 2016

Moonshot: The Indigenous Comics Collection Edited by Hope Nicholson F Moo Curriculum Collection, Fiction, 2nd floor Hope Nicholson has gathered 14 stories in this anthology which explores the vast of array of indigenous storytelling in North America. The first is … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – The Revival – June 14, 2016

Hamilton: The Revolution: Being the Complete Libretto of the Broadway Musical, With a True Account of Its Creation, and Concise Remarks on Hip-Hop, the Power of Stories, and the New America Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter ML50.M6733 H3 2016 New … Continue reading

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