3rd Annual World AIDS Day meeting 12/3

The 3rd Annual Black Student Union World AIDS Meeting will take place on Tues., Dec. 2nd, from 5:15-6:15 p.m. in Upham Hall room 145. The event will take a look at the AIDS crisis around the world. The Rev. Adrian Malone of Higher Dimensions Church of God in Christ in Racine will be a guest speaker. The UW-Whitewater Gospel Choir, TIFU Cultural Ensemble and others will also perform.

AIDS Pandemic cover AIDS in the 21st Century coverYour University Library has resources on AIDS, of course. Search the Library Catalog to find titles such as The AIDS pandemic: complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations (3rd-floor Main Collection RA643.8 .G675 2004) and AIDS in the twenty-first century: disease and globalization (3rd-floor Main Collection RA643.8 .B37 2002).

Search article databases to find journal, magazine, and newspapers articles such as those in International Affairs‘s special issue (March 2006, v.82, no.2) marking the 25th anniversary of the discovery of the HIV virus with a collection of articles from scholars on the challenges posed by the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

You also can find informative web sites, such as that of UNAIDS: The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS which includes speech texts, news, events, and publications including the 2008 report on the global AIDS epidemic.

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.
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