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Humorous Fantasy Books

Need help finding books and movies to complete your Summer Reading bingo sheet? Here are some recommendations for the Humorous Fantasy bingo square! Many fantasy titles offer a variety of humor, below are some examples: The Big Over Easy by … Continue reading

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The Future of Policing and Justice: what does it all mean?

Why is Policing in the Spotlight? The death of George Floyd at the hands of police on May 25th served as a catalyst for widespread protests all over the USA. What began in Minneapolis soon spread to most major metropolitan … Continue reading

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Adult Summer Reading Bingo Square: Fabulism

Need help finding books and movies to complete your Summer Reading bingo sheet? Here are some recommendations for the Fabulism bingo square! According to Wiktionary, Fabulism is ” A form of magical realism in which fantastical elements are placed in … Continue reading

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Wayfarer Film Series Presents: The Red Balloon (Thursday, February 13)

Travel the world and experience international cinema with the Wayfarer Film Series at Robbins Library! Catch a glimpse from beyond the continent, snack on fresh popcorn from our brand new popcorn popping machine, and enjoy a variety of films you might … Continue reading

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Halloween Recommendations

Get in the Halloween spirit with this staff curated list of (mostly) ghost themed books & movies. The Agony House by Cherie Priest All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn And the Trees Crept In’ by Dawn Kurtagich … Continue reading

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Five Sources on the Future of Journalism: A Supplement to Democracy After Dark

1. Fake news and the future of journalism | Robert Hernandez | TEDxKC 2. Tapping Technology to Advance the Future of Journalism By Sam Dolnick Access to the New York Times can be found through our database page: https://www.robbinslibrary.org/databases/ 3. … Continue reading

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