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Written by Cara King two years ago

2017 Learn by Doing Scholar awardees named

About the Learn by Doing Scholar awards The Learn by Doing Scholar Awards recognize outstanding research on Cal Poly’s motto, Learn by Doing. Winning research not only applies this hands-on teaching method, but studies its effectiveness in real classrooms. Each

Written by Brett Bodemer two years ago

Kennedy Library hosts UCLA librarians, sharing strategies for emerging literacies

On Feb. 1, 2017, Kennedy Library hosted three librarians from UCLA’s Powell Library, who spent the day learning more about how and why we’re changing the ways we teach information literacy. Colleagues from both libraries shared their experiences, goals and

Written by Cara King three years ago

Buddhism and Political Theory

In this fall quarter’s “Conversations with Cal Poly Authors,” Matt Moore, associate professor of Political Science, discussed his new book, Buddhism & Political Theory, with Philosophy professor Joe Lynch. Matt Moore began examining the intersections of Buddhism and politics after discovering

Written by Cara King three years ago

“100 Years of Delivering the News”

Two exhibits celebrate journalism’s rich contributions to Cal Poly. The media used to tell these stories keep expanding, and the future looks bright. This year’s fall exhibit celebrates the centennial anniversary of Cal Poly’s student media, honoring journalism’s rich history

Written by Cara King three years ago

Introducing Hub24: Improved service space supporting students’ digital needs

Years of survey data showed a strong student need for more access to 24-hour spaces and group study rooms. In response, the Student Success Fee Committee voted unanimously to allocate $500,000 to improve Kennedy Library’s study spaces. We are maximizing the

Written by Cara King three years ago

Fall Colloquium on Academic Libraries of the Future

Kennedy Library hosted Keith Webster, Dean of Libraries at Carnegie Mellon University, as part of a colloquium on the future of academic libraries. Webster gave a keynote presentation on recent shifts in library roles, current trends, and how future libraries