Laupus to Host Exhibit on Exploration of Mind-Altering Drugs

Coming this fall Laupus Library will host the brand new traveling exhibition, Pick Your Poison: Intoxicating Pleasures and Medical Prescriptions. The six-banner traveling exhibition explores the factors that have shaped the changing definitions of some of our most potent drugs, from medical miracle to social menace. Mind-altering drugs have been used throughout the history of America. …

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Laupus Receives Express Outreach Project Award

Laupus received an Express Outreach Project Award to augment consumer health classes.  The award of $6,000 will be used to fund ten iPads and Otter Box iPad Defenders for “Healthier U @ your Library” and “Healthier U @ your Hospital” consumer health presentations. Consumer Health Classes serve to educate the public, senior citizens, nurses and …

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Laupus to Host New Book Discussion Series

Laupus Library will host a new discussion series entitled “Speaking Volumes: A Book Discussion Series Focusing on the Health Sciences.” The series provides authors with a different venue for dissemination of their work and serves as an opportunity for others to learn more about the culture of the Health Sciences and the work done by …

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Photography Exhibit Coming Soon to Laupus

An opening reception for a new photography exhibit in Laupus Library will be held 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17 in the library’s fourth floor gallery. AJ Sours, physician assistant for the department of Cardiovascular Sciences at the East Carolina Heart Institute will present “Roadside Attractions: Stop and Smell the Roses.” The exhibit will be featured in the …

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Laupus Library’s Inman Publishes on Educational Programs

Megan Inman, librarian liaison for Laupus Library the is co-editor of the newly published book, Curriculum-Based Library Instruction: From Cultivating Faculty Relationships to Assessment. The book highlights the movement of instruction beyond one-shot sessions, specifically focusing on situations where academic librarians have developed curriculum based sessions and/or become involved in curriculum committees. This volume describes …

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