3D at Drexel: Imaging, Designing and Printing
Wednesday, June 5th
Noon – 1:30 PM
W. W. Hagerty
Library, Room L33
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Drexel faculty are invited to join colleagues and liaison librarians for the opening of a renovated space in W. W. Hagerty Library. Research Connections, Room 210, is a designated faculty space within the library that provides faculty a collaborative environment for researchers from across the University to gather to reflect, share, present, and/or discuss research, interdisciplinary ideas or projects of mutual interest.
Improve Health Information Use through New Technologies
Health Library Innovation Prize – $2,000 (April 5-7, 2013)
@ Philly Health <CODEFEST> - a two-day coding competition to help transform data into health information solutions. At The iSchool at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA.
Join or Bring a Team to Help Shape New Approaches, Prototypes and Tools to Improve Information Access and Use in Health Libraries.
Healthcare was the focus of the Libraries’ fifth ScholarSip event held on Monday, March 18th, at the Academic Bistro. Dr.
Drexel faculty and professional staff are invited to celebrate the end of fall term at ScholarSip on Monday, March 18th from 4:30 – 6:30 PM at Drexel's Academic Bistro. ScholarSip is an informal event that brings together individuals from across campus to join in cross-disciplinary conversations.
Nearly 50 members of the Drexel faculty were celebrated for their contributions to scholarship at an event on Thursday, February 28th, which recognized books published in 2012. The cross-section of expertise at Drexel was showcased through the vast array of disciplines and topics covered by these authors and editors. President John A.
“Be bold, be bold, be not too bold,” was the theme of the keynote presentation James Shulman, president of ARTstor, gave at the annual gathering on Friday, January 11, 2013. Over 100 members of the library staffs from Drexel University, Temple University and the University of Pennsylvania were present as Shulman spoke about how bold ideas can lead to innovation.
Appropriately, the event was held in Drexel’s Library Learning Terrace, a space that was created as a result of the bold idea to embed the libraries in the heart of the student residential area.
Join the Office of the Provost and Drexel University Libraries to celebrate Drexel’s 2012 authors on Thursday, February 28th from 4 – 6 PM at the A. J. Drexel Picture Gallery. Over 25 authors will be recognized by Provost Greenberg at this inaugural event. Please RSVP if you plan to attend.
Drexel faculty and staff who are identified as an author of a book that has been published in 2012 will be honored at a reception currently scheduled for February 28, 2013 from 4:00-6:00 p.m.. Provost Mark Greenberg introduce these Drexel authors and their works. Copies of 2012 books will be on display in exhibit case located outside the Office of the Provost suite of offices in the Main Building.
Over 60 Drexel faculty and professional staff gathered together to toast the last day of fall classes and join in cross-disciplinary conversations at the Libraries’ quarterly ScholarSip event held on Monday, December 10th. Associate professor of biology, Kenneth Lacovara, Ph.D., offered the evening’s ‘food for thought’ with his presentation on the discovery of a new giant dinosaur in Patagonia, Argentina.
Lacovara provided a humorous and insightful presentation about his numerous trips to the remote area in Patagonia where he and his team discovered fossils representing one or two large dinosaurs.