Monthly Archives: October 2010

Restroom renovations continue

A message from CSUSB’s Facilities Services department: Pfau Library Restroom Renovation Phase 2: The restrooms being affected by this renovation are the restrooms located on the south side of the library in what is considered the old side on the

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Lecture: Biddy Mason, African American Pioneer

Pfau Library present another in a series of lectures to celebrate the Bicentennial of the City of San Bernardino, co-hosted with the Black Faculty, Staff, and Student Association: “Biddy Mason: African American Pioneer in Old San Bernardino” Wednesday, Nov. 10,

Posted in Lectures & Presentations, S.B. Bicentennial

Legends of Baseball: Jim “Chayo” Rodriguez

The Latino Baseball History Project presents: “Legends of Mexican American Baseball: Jim ‘Chayo’ Rodriguez” Exhibition Grand Opening November 1 – December 22, 2010 Reception Wednesday, November 17, 2010 Time: 5:30 p.m. RSVP: by Novemver 15, 2010 at 909-537-5102 Location: Pfau

Posted in Latino Baseball History, Lectures & Presentations, Special Collections

Lecture: Italians in America

John M. Pfau Library Presents: The Journey of the Italians in America Date: Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010 Presenter: Dr. Vincenza Scarpaci Location: PL-4005 (Special Collections, 4th floor) Book Talk: Noon-1p.m. Book will be available for purchase immediately following the lecture.

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Update, restroom renovations

Facilities Services reports that restroom renovations on the 2nd and 5th floors of the old side of the library are now complete. Renovations were necessary to bring the restrooms up to code and into ADA compliance. Renovations to the remaining

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Community College Completion Rates

A recent study by Sacramento State University finds that 70% of students who enroll in California’s community colleges never transfer to a university or complete their Associate’s degree; the percentage is higher for black and Latino students. Low college completion

Posted in Research in the News

Lecture: Get the Facts Before You Vote

John M. Pfau Library presents: Get the Facts Before You Vote! Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 Noon-1 p.m. PL-4005 (4th floor, Special Collections) Presenter: Gloria Andersen Learn about the issues before you vote! Come to hear about the nine propositions on

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Breast Cancer Awareness

The John M. Pfau Library and Zeta Tau Alpha are honoring National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with an educational table and an 8-foot-long pink ribbon between the elevators on the first floor. We want to add photos or mementos of

Posted in Exhibits & Displays

Lecture: Good Mourning

Pfau Library and ALFSS present: Good Mourning: Celebrating Days of the Dead Presenter: Xavier Cázares Cortéz Thursday, October 21, 2010 Lecture: Noon-1 PM, Arts: 1-2 PM PL-4005 (Special Collections, Library 4th floor) From a Western perspective, celebrations replete with laughing

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Library Café Now Open!

Need some food to keep you going while you study? Our new café area, dubbed “Café au Lib,” is now open for business, right inside the library’s front entrance. The café features grab-and-go sandwiches, salads, snacks, and of course, hot

Posted in Library Services, Miscellaneous
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