15 04, 2021

Library Connections in Remote Times #12: Women’s History Month & Earth Month – A Nexus

2021-04-19T18:55:52-04:00

By Natalia Sucre, Instruction & Digital Services Librarian  At our last library virtual roundtable, Women’s Grassroots Leadership: Global/Local, on the last day of Women’s history week, we were led by two distinguished guests --Dr. Pamela Ransom of MCNY and Shorai Chitongo of the Huairou Commission-- through a [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times #12: Women’s History Month & Earth Month – A Nexus2021-04-19T18:55:52-04:00
8 04, 2021

MCNY TOWN HALL: Covid 19 Vaccine FACTS & MYTHS

2021-04-02T16:20:20-04:00

A Virtual Town Hall co-sponsored by the MCNY Faculty Council and MCNY Library Our panel of experts will discuss the “FACTS” and “MYTHS” surrounding the COVID-19 vaccines with a focus on how the coronavirus pandemic is [...]

MCNY TOWN HALL: Covid 19 Vaccine FACTS & MYTHS2021-04-02T16:20:20-04:00
17 02, 2021

Library Connections in Remote Times #11: What’s Poetry Got to Do with It?

2021-02-17T11:27:08-05:00

What’s Poetry Got to Do with It? A Community Reading of Amanda Gorman  By Tina Callender  MCNY Library hosted its first roundtable of the new year and semester on February 9th at 5pm. Our topic: Poetry and politics via the work of Amanda Gorman, who most recently commanded the nation’s attention on January 21st. Many thanks to students [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times #11: What’s Poetry Got to Do with It?2021-02-17T11:27:08-05:00
1 02, 2020

Martin Luther King and the Legacy of the Poor People’s Campaign

2020-02-28T11:49:58-05:00

By Kate Adler (Director of Library Services) & Natalia Sucre (Instruction & Digital Services Librarian) The Background Every year, in January and February the Library celebrates Black History and the Legacy of Dr. Martin [...]

Martin Luther King and the Legacy of the Poor People’s Campaign2020-02-28T11:49:58-05:00
10 12, 2019

Questions of “American” “Citizenship” with Professor Wallace Ford, II

2019-12-16T14:40:54-05:00

By Kate Adler, Director of Library Services Thanksgiving may, for some of us, be a fun holiday, with food and family; but it is also a day that represents some of the darkest aspects [...]

Questions of “American” “Citizenship” with Professor Wallace Ford, II2019-12-16T14:40:54-05:00
26 11, 2019

Talking Food Justice with MCNY Students

2019-12-14T10:30:05-05:00

By Natalia Sucre, Instruction & Digital Services Librarian Conversation Prep What we eat is at once profoundly intimate, tied up with all sorts of cultural and personal associations, and deeply political, shaped by historical [...]

Talking Food Justice with MCNY Students2019-12-14T10:30:05-05:00
25 11, 2019

“Pizza & Conversation”: A Space for Community Discussion

2019-12-14T10:32:22-05:00

By Kate Adler, Director of Library Services The Plan A library is built on the “radical” belief that access to ideas and information is a human right.  Libraries serve the unique needs and the [...]

“Pizza & Conversation”: A Space for Community Discussion2019-12-14T10:32:22-05:00