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Coming Up: Primetime Poetry II

The dynamic duo is back! Andersen Library and Poetry Club are teaming up again for their second rendition of Primetime Poetry. With some great poetry, plenty of fun, and a whopping $100 grand prize, it is lining up to be … Continue reading

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Birds of Prey here in Andersen

The sky is the limit! RIGHT? This Thursday (April 18), UW Science Outreach Program, the Illinois Raptors Center, and the Andersen Library partner to offer a ‘Birds of Prey’ experience like no other. With a diverse selection of wildlife on … Continue reading

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ELA’s Cultural Conversation here in Andersen

The English Language Academy (ELA) is back with another ‘Cultural Conversation’. ‘Cultural Conversation’ is a highly interactive learning session to which students come to present their cultural norms, while learning of others. Featuring a fun table-top-game, Cultural Conversation offers international … Continue reading

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7th Annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Off to Space!

Did you recently notice a few extra little children and stuffed animals in the Library? Did a disco ball catch your eye when you were trying to study? It’s no surprise! Twenty-five children from ages 2 to 9 years visited Andersen Library … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – April 2, 2019

Seeing Stars: A Complete Guide to the 88 Constellations by Sara Gillingham 523.8 Gil New Arrivals Island, 2nd Floor Now that the evenings are not as frigid as just a few weeks ago, there is a little less rush when … Continue reading

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Andersen Library Hosts Pathway For Success’ Rest Stop

The Andersen Library has been busy with events, their most recent was a masterpiece. Partnering with Pathway for Success, the event had a total of 25 young artists attend. Thank you to all who made it out to the event, … Continue reading

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New Study Pods to Come to Andersen Quiet Study Floors?

Andersen Library recently brought up the idea of rearranging the furniture on the quiet study floors (First and Third). There is a ‘Try-It’ station featuring one of the pods on the second floor of the library, students and guests can … Continue reading

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National Women’s History Month Display

Our National Women’s History Month display is now up at the Andersen Library. This display recognizes the achievements, movements, and impact of women across the globe. The display includes books, DVDs, and Audio CDs of many popular and influential women … Continue reading

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Stuffed Animals in Spaaaace!

It’s time for the 7th annual… Stuffed Animal Sleepover in the Library! UW-Whitewater students, staff, faculty and Children’s Center families accompanied by a child 6(ish) years of age or younger, are invited to join Andersen Library for the 7th annual … Continue reading

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‘What Black History Means to Me’ lives in Andersen

All month Andersen has highlighted the many ways stories have power. Black history month is an appropriate time to do so, and UW-Whitewater’s ‘What Black History Month Means to Me’ display is no different. Featuring photos and excerpts from students, … Continue reading

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