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2016 Barbara Hoffman English 160 Award Winners

If you’ve already read librarian Annette Fisher’s post on the late Barbara Hoffman, you’ll know why winning this award is such an honor. This year, we awarded four awards (with a third-place tie) to students demonstrating writing excellence combined with library research, echoing Barbara’s perennial spirit of curiosity, inquiry, and literary pizzazz. 60 more words

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Freshmen, you could win $400!

The Tredway Library Prize for First-Year Research recognizes an outstanding research paper written by a first-year Augustana student for a class in the Liberal Studies or Honors sequence. 54 more words

Library Prize

Freshmen, you could win $400!

The Tredway Library Prize for First-Year Research recognizes an outstanding research paper written by a first-year Augustana student for a class in the Liberal Studies or Honors sequence. 54 more words

Library Prize

First year students, you could win $400!

The Tredway Library Prize for First-Year Research recognizes an outstanding research paper written by a first-year Augustana student for a class in the Liberal Studies or Honors sequence. 54 more words

Library Prize

Anxiety Free

Leahy, R. (2009) Anxiety Free: Unravel your fears before they unravel you. United Kingdom: Hay House UK

Quiet by Susan Crain

I began my initial research by reading ‘Quiet’ by Susan Cain, which explored the benefits of being an introvert or a quiet person. I felt I could often relate to what was being discussed. 42 more words

Deep Storage

Schaffner, I. & Winzen, M. (1998) Deep Storage: Collecting, Storing and Archiving in Art. Munich/New York: Prestel

Reading this book about artists’ collections, I was inspired by this quote: ‘artists collect the trivial that becomes exceptional in a collection’. 49 more words