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Image of the 1929-1930 school orchestra. Dr. T. J. Caruthers is seated second to the right holding a cello.
Photo courtesy of Salisbury University Archives. 

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Image of the 1929-1930 school orchestra. Dr. T. J. Caruthers is seated second to the right holding a cello.

Photo courtesy of Salisbury University Archives

— 20 hours ago
#BLtbt  #Throwback Thursday  #Caruthers  #1920s  #1930s  #20s  #30s  #orchestra  #music  #cello  #SUArchives 
Happy Birthday to Tomas Tranströmer, Nobel Prize Winner!

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Happy Birthday to Tomas Tranströmer, who was born on this day back in 1931. He is the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2011 ”because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality.”

Browse our collection of works by Tranströmer and help celebrate this day!

— 2 days ago
#NobelPrize  #Literature  #Poetry  #HappyBirthday  #TomasTranstromer  #library  #BLCollection 

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Happy Transformation Tuesday!

Here are some pictures of the demolition on Caruthers Hall as it is prepared for the future Guerrieri Academic Commons.

Pictures are from February 18th, March 19th, April 8th, and April 14th, respectively.

— 2 days ago with 3 notes
#Transformation Tuesday  #Caruthers  #GuerrieriAcademicCommons 
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Join us in celebrating National Library Week!

Monday, April 14, 2014

librarylagrange:

Join us in celebrating National Library Week!

— 3 days ago with 2 notes
Book Sale @ Blackwell Library all week long!

Monday, April 14, 2014

— 4 days ago
#Book Sale  #novels  #read  #books 
Happy Birthday to Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio & Seamus Heaney, Nobel Prize Winning Authors!

Sunday, April 13, 2014

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Happy Birthday to Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2008, and to Seamus Heaney, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 1995.

Browse our collection of works by Le Clézio and Heaney and help celebrate this day!

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— 4 days ago
#NobelPrize  #Literature  #Author  #LeClezio  #BLcollection  #HappyBirthday 

Friday, April 11, 2014

"I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance."

Steve Jobs

Best wishes to everyone competing in the Entrepreneurship Competitions hosted by Perdue School of Business today!

— 6 days ago
#SteveJobs  #quotes  #success  #perseverance  #entrepreneurs 
In the early days of Salisbury University, the students ate in the Great Hall in Holloway Hall.
Photo courtesy of Salisbury University Archives.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

In the early days of Salisbury University, the students ate in the Great Hall in Holloway Hall.

Photo courtesy of Salisbury University Archives.

— 1 week ago with 5 notes
#BLtbt  #Throwback Thursday  #tbt  #HollowayHall  #Salisbury University  #1930s  #30s 
Book Sale @ Blackwell Library

Thursday, April 10, 2014

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Tired of reading textbooks? Come to the annual Spring Book Sale at Blackwell Library and buy a novel for summer reading!

The Book Sale will be held in conjunction with National Library Week, and will run from Monday, April 14 until Friday, April 18 during library hours.

The sale, which will be held on the first floor of the library next to the Circulation Desk, will be novels only. All novels will be on sale for $.50 each. Hope to see you at the sale!

— 1 week ago
#Book Sale  #National Library Week  #nlw14  #novels  #summer reading