National Hispanic Heritage Month

To help celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15) we enlisted help from a few campus partners! English professors Dr. Jesus Montaño and Dr. Regan Postma-Montaño made a list of the “25 books by Latinx and Latin American Authors That Every College Student Should Know!” All the books have been gathered at the display […]

“The Door” and Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence: 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men will experience some form of intimate partner physical violence in their lifetime. The prevalence of domestic violence transcends race, socio-economic status, gender, and religion. Domestic violence is most common among women between […]

Library Support for the Hateful Things/Resilience Exhibit

  Now through October 7th the DePree Gallery is hosting a dual exhibition, “Hateful Things / Resilience.” This exhibit features racist memorabilia from the Jim Crow Museum at Ferris State University, in parallel with works by major contemporary African American artists. The exhibit is “intended to encourage thoughtful, sensitive, and scholarly dialog concerning the history […]

And the winner is…

Congratulations to Hailey Perecki for her winning piece, entitled “The Flickering Torch Mystery,” one of many entered into the Altered Book Art Contest at Van Wylen Library. Students in Stephanie Milanowski’s class had their altered books on display at the library on the first floor for several weeks in March. If you missed it this […]

Artist’s Books at the Library

It’s that time of year again, a time where we can look forward to Spring and Stephanie Milanowski’s Class Project! This year 9 Artists Books entries are on display at the library. The exhibit will remain on display through March 14. You can view the past participants on Digital Commons, where the library has been archiving […]