Hornbake Library

Movement of Ideas

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Hornbake Library, Room 0301 North

 How do communities construct ideas of African American experience in the ways they record moments of celebration, conflict, and everyday life? How can we trace these ideas through text and time?

Using digital archives of local black newspapers and the campus newspaper, The Diamondback, we explore how texts contribute to the communal memory of black experience. We will learn to create and publish digital primary texts with annotation and commentary using the Text Encoding Initiative standard and build skills in computational text analysis using the Python programming language.

Academic Integrity Town Hal

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Come to the basement of Hornbake Library for the Academic Integrity Town Hall, a town hall on the current state of academic integrity, the disciplinary process, and outreach efforts on campus.

The Academic Integrity Town Hall is part of Academic Integrity Week, March 6 - 10. If you have any questions about AI Week or the events, please go to https://www.ter.ps/AIWeek2017 or contact James Bond at jebond@umd.edu

Holloweek

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Join the University of Maryland Libraries for Halloweek! We're all mad here... Enjoy the photo booth, creepy curiosities, snacks. Jabberwocky reading and costume contest at Halloween at Hornbake from 12pm - 2pm. Track the week with #Halloweek

Halloweek 2015

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 6:00pm

Join the University of Maryland Libraries for Halloweek! We're all mad here... Watch the Night of the Living Dead on the ground floor of Hornbake at 6pm. Track the week with #Halloweek

Terps Engaging in Service: Non-profit Internship/Career Panel & Networking

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Are you interested in working in the non-profit sector? Are you looking for an internship or career in service? Attend this internship and career panel to hear from and network with professionals who work in local community based organizations!

There will be a panel discussion, followed by networking round tables. Food and drinks will be provided.

For more questions, please contact Kai Kai Mascarenas at kaimasca@umd.edu

Website: http://careers.umd.edu/

For more information, contact:
Kai Mascarenas

 

 

How to Find an Internship

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you're at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search?

To help you with your internship search, we will discuss:

Specific resources available to research internship opportunities in non-profit, government and corporate sectors
Quick tips on making a positive first impression on resumes and during interviews
Strategies to connect with UMD alumni working within your intended career field
This workshop is part of the Jump-Start Your Internship Search Certificate Program, where students can earn a professional portfolio and certificate in four easy steps while gaining insight into the internship search process. To learn more: www.Careers.umd.edu/InternshipCertificate.

This workshop is intended for all students, not just Jump-Start Your Internship Search Certificate participants.

Website: http://www.careers.umd.edu/events_description.cfm?event_id=4716

For more information, contact:
Johana Guerra
+1 301 405 0275

www.careers.umd.edu/events_description.cfm?event_id=4716

 

Using Social Media to Brand Your Image

Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Do you have a social media "image"? Have you considered using social media as an avenue to pitch your business ideas, advertise your skills, or make new connections? Attend this workshop to hear tips from a special presenter who will discuss how she built a successful professional image that is recognized years later!

Sponsored by the BSOS Solutions Lab, Innovation & Entrepreneurship in the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences.

Website: http://www.careers.umd.edu/

For more information, contact:
Crystal Sehlke
301.314.7241

 

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