Archives: August 2009

August 31st, 2009

“Go Big Read 2009” will be UW-Madison’s first common book program where students, staff and the community are invited to read the same book, then participate in a variety of […]

August 31st, 2009

Steenbock Library offers free tours and drop-in workshops to students and staff! Come learn about library resources and services that can make your work easier. We offer a variety of […]

August 28th, 2009

Grab your bike (walking shoes or rollerblades, too) and explore a bit of downtown Madison with this Sunday’s Ride the Drive event! Ride the Drive will feature a car-free, six-mile […]

August 27th, 2009

The US Department of Agriculture has declared August 23-29 to be “National Community Gardening Week“! According to Agriculture Secretary, Tom Vilsack, “Community gardens provide numerous benefits including opportunities for local […]

August 25th, 2009

ASM bus passes for the fall semester can be picked up at Steenbock Library. Collect your pass, weekdays (August 24-September 11), 10:00 AM until 5:45 PM in Room 240 (across […]

August 20th, 2009

Welcome to college, Class of 2013! Beloit College has released its annual Mindset list. While it is important to note that this list does not wholly account for knowledge and […]

August 17th, 2009

It’s not too late to catch the exhibit at the Kohler Art Library. The current exhibit, “Arthropods in Art”, features a selection of art and artists’ books that incorporate the […]

August 17th, 2009

Come see what Steenbock Library has to offer with a tour of our facility. During an hour-long tour, Steenbock librarians will introduce tour participants to collections and service points. Each […]

August 11th, 2009

The UW-Madison Oral History Program, in collaboration with the Forest Products Laboratory and the UW Digital Collections Center has launched a new web presentation of oral histories that celebrates the […]

August 7th, 2009

In order to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Smokey’s message of fire safety, staff from Wisconsin DNR will be distributing free samples of a Babcock Dairy Plant special ice-cream during […]