Monthly Archives: November 2012

Facul-TEA @ The Library with Wil Lindsay

Apophenia is the “experience of seeing meaningful patterns or connections in random or meaningless data.” The term was coined by neurologist Klaus Conrad and defined as the “unmotivated seeing of connections.” Wil Lindsay, M.F.A., assistant professor of Digital Media, presented … Continue reading

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Welcome Amanda Schaeffer, new Holocaust Resource Center Coordinator

Amanda J. Schaeffer is a graduate of the American University (AU) in Washington, D.C. with a B.A. in International Studies and German Studies. While at AU, Amanda spent two semesters as an intern in the Victims Name Registry at the … Continue reading

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Welcome Lindsay Sakmann, new PT evening Reference Librarian

Lindsay will be starting at Albright on Monday, Nov. 26. She is a Berks County native and a graduate of the Wyomissing Area High School. While studying media and communications and sociology at Ursinus College, she discovered how interesting library … Continue reading

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PAForward at Albright

On November 16th, 2012 Albright College hosted a PA Forward Literacies and Partnership Workshop. Close to 50 librarians attended the workshop, which is a product of the Pennsylvania Library Association’s 21st Century Literacies Initiative. Unveiled in February 2012, PA Forward … Continue reading

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Facul-TEA @ the Library with Dr. Fouad Kalouche

Dr. Fouad Kalouche presented his research topic “Power, Difference and Ethics of Transformation: The Philosophy of the Marquis de Sade” on Thursday, November 1st 2012 in the Library. In the presentation of the work undertaken during his sabbatical, Dr. Kalouche … Continue reading

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