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Ms. Dugan reads what?

Our Faculty Read What? series returns for December. This month we feature Ms. Anne Dugan, an art historian and adjunct instructor in our Art Department where she teaches modern art history. Ms. Dugan is a former director of the Duluth Art Institute, and the coordinator for the annual Free Range Film Festival near Wrenshall. (Yes, the one with screenings in the barn!)










Dust jack of book "Lab Girl."What are you reading now? 
I’m in the middle of Lab Girl by Hope Jahren. My mom was a scientist and I remember playing in her lab on snow days or sick days. Jarhen’s descriptions of biological phenomena intermixed with her larger autobiography is really well done and I feel like a little girl again, fooling around with beakers and latex gloves…


A cover of The New Yorker magazineDesert Island Pick - if you were marrooned on a desert isle and only had one book to read, what would it be? My New Yorker subscription – I’ll need some dark short fiction to feel better about my predicament…


Read more faculty reading lists.

Veritas Writing Workshop Registration

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Veritas Writing Workshop
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018 - 9 am to 1 pm

  • Do your students write papers?
  • Would you like to learn the steps in the writing process and how to assess writing?
  • Do you wish your students effectively and ethically used outside resources in their writing?
  • Would you like to hang out with some friendly colleagues and get a free meal? 
If you answered yes to any of those questions, you are in luck! The Veritas Writing Workshop focused on the written communication college learning outcome will be on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 9 am to 1 pm in Somers Lounge with breakfast and lunch provided by the VPAA.

You will learn writing assignment design, steps in the writing process, assessing student writing, effective and ethical use of resources in writing, and hear tips from the Writing Center. There will also be guided work time to develop, redesign, or tweak writing assignments. This workshop is free and open to all faculty and staff. 
Click here to register by Mon., Jan. 8, 2018:

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   1200 Kenwood Avenue
   Duluth, MN  55811

Library hours

Fall & Spring semesters

​   Monday: 7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
   Tuesday: 7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
   Wednesday: 7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
   Thursday: 7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
   Friday: 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
   Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
   Sunday:  Noon - 11:00 p.m​

Fall 2017 Final Exams

   December 11-14:  7:45 a.m. - Midnight
   December 15, Fri.:  7:45 a.m. - 5 p.m.
   December 16, Sat.:  9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
   December 17, Sun.:  Noon - Midnight
   December 18-20:  7:45 a.m. - Midnight
   December 21-22:  7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Holiday/Semester Break & MLK Day

   December 23 - January 2:  CLOSED
   January 3-5:  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
   January 6-7:  CLOSED
   January 8-12:  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
   January 13-14:  CLOSED
   January 15:  CLOSED for Martin Luther King Jr. Day