All posts tagged "Ekstrom Library"

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    Ekstrom Library adds a new teaching center

    By Ronica Hutchison– Since spring break, furniture has been moved and shelves have been dismantled in Ekstrom Library to make way for new, comfortable study spaces. Workers in Ekstrom Library have been clearing some of the third...

    • Posted March 24, 2016
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  • Corn Island Storytelling Festival

    By: Natalie Moser The Corn Island Storytelling Festival returned from last year’s successful turnout on U of L’s campus. This autumn event was centered in the quad, right outside Ekstrom Library and Bingham Humanities building. At 5:00...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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    Actor and filmmaker Jesus Nobot talks voting trends

    By James El-Mallakh– Jesus Nebot, an actor and filmmaker, spoke at the University of Louisville’s Chao auditorium on Monday about voting trends in young people. “For a lot of international students and for a lot of people...

    • Posted November 9, 2012
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    Shavua Tov! Jewish Cultural Diversity Week: ‘Steel Toes’ screened at U of L

    By Simon Isham– Rage and intolerance collided with compassion at a free screening of the award-winning film “Steel Toes” on Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. at Chao Auditorium in the basement of Ekstrom library. The film screening...

    • Posted November 8, 2012
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    Bed Bugs invade Ekstrom Library

    By Tyler Mercer– Early this morning the Vice President for Business Affairs reported “Bed bugs are reddish-brown, wingless insects that are found nationwide. They do not transmit disease but do bite to feed off the blood of...

    • Posted October 3, 2012
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  • The Tarzan collection at Ekstrom contains the largest amount of memorabilia surrounding the Edgar Rice Burroughs character.
    Edgar Rice Burroughs Collection: the hidden jungle of Ekstrom

    By Esther Lee– Deep in the heart of the University of Louisville Ekstrom Library lies a hidden treasure: the world’s largest institutional collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ writings and memorabilia of his most well-known literary creation, Tarzan....

    • Posted September 25, 2012
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    News briefs 4.17.12

    Ekstrom will open on dates before finals The east wing of the Ekstrom Library will stay open until 2 a.m. on the following day: Wednesday, April 18; Thursday, April 19; Sunday, April 22; Monday, April 23; Thursday,...

    • Posted April 17, 2012
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    1937, The Great Flood remembered

    By Josephine Lee– In mid-January, 75 years ago, record rainfall drenched the city of Louisville and caused the Ohio River to rise to levels never reached before. This disaster, known as the “Great Flood of 1937,” not...

    • Posted February 21, 2012
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    The prostitution debate

    By Erin Wade– If you were strolling about the lower level of Ekstrom Library last Thursday evening chances are you would have heard a rousing conversation coming from Chao Auditorium. Cards 4 Freedom, a student organization against...

    • Posted January 17, 2012
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    Dia de los muertos comes to Ekstrom library

    By Nathan Douglas– On Nov. 2, many people in Latin America and Spain celebrated El Día de los Muertos, Spanish for “The Day of the Dead.” It is a holiday that coincides with the Catholic holidays All...

    • Posted November 14, 2011
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