Wednesday, October 29th, 4:15-5:15pmIn addition, there may be an opportunity for the reading group to meet with Janet and Ryan on October 23rd, when they are on campus.If you are able to attend at least two of the sessions and would like to participate in the reading group, please let me know. We do have a limited number of books available for participants. We welcome and encourage undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty, and staff to participate. Feel free to forward this invitation widely.
Are you an International Spouse at Lehigh University? Do you have children and are looking for activities for you and your family? Come Join the International women and children at Lehigh to plan activities. Together and offer support to each other. Open to international students and spouses. Please register here and receive more information.
Friends of the Lehigh University Libraries - Fall 2014 Speaker Series: Hot Reads (of the 19th Century)
Monday, October 27, 4:10pm, Scheler Humanities Forum (Linderman 200) - Digitization and the Nineteenth-Century Book: Traces in the Stacks How 19th century books are faring in the wake of Google. Through search and visualization, digitized archives reveal wonders. But 19th century reader behavior is revealed by notes and other "traces" in the physical book, now imperiled in the new media ecosystem.
Andrew Stauffer is an associate professor of English at the University of Virginia, where he also directs NINES (http://nines.org), a digital scholarly organization focused on nineteenth century studies. Lehigh's The Vault at Pfaff's is a NINES Scholarly Project.
Wednesday, November 12, 12:10pm, Scheler Humanities Forum (Linderman 200) - The Depths of Astonishment: Nineteenth-Century Underground Literature explores the earliest literature of these undergrounds: the lurid "city mysteries" that took the urban underworld as their subject.
Lara Langer Cohen is assistant professor of English at Swarthmore College, and the author of The Fabrication of American Literature: Fraudulence and Antebellum Print Culture (2011).
Questions about these events? Contact Christy Roysdon at email@example.com.
LU Shuttle Bus Info - Student Activities offers a FREE shuttle bus service to the Promenade shops, Lehigh Valley Mall, and Wal-Mart. Please visit http://studentaffairs.lehigh.
Graduate Student Senate Meeting - Wednesdays at Noon in (see dates for locations). Upcoming dates for GSS General Meetings: Oct. 8 & 22, Nov 5 & 19, Dec 3 & 17 - Rauch 85
Big Brothers Big Sisters Lehigh Valley has a one-to-one mentoring program at Broughal Middle School and is a partner of Lehigh University. They are looking to serve more children at this site and are interested in recruiting Lehigh University students/faculty who would be willing to give an hour of their time once a week to a child facing adversity. Tel: 610-391-1827 x107 www.bbbslv.org
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