Past Events and Exhibits

Below are events and exhibits that have been held at Raynor Memorial Libraries. See also our current event and exhibit listings.

2017

September

  • September 7, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Event: Introduction to RefWorks
    Location: Raynor Library, Room R227
  • September 8, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Event: Introduction to RefWorks
    Location: Raynor Library, Room R227
  • September 12, 4:00-5:15 p.m.
    Event: Dispatches from Nazi Germany: Bringing the Edwin A. Shanke Collection to Life in Digital Format
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)
    Sponsors: Raynor Memorial Libraries and the Department of History
  • September 19, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: Introduction to Zotero and RefWorks
    Location: Raynor Library, Room R245
  • September 20, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Event: Introduction to Mendeley and EndNote
    Location: Raynor Library, Room R245
  • September 22, 2:30-3:45 p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)
    Note: Space for Tolkien showings is limited and fills well in advance; advance RSVP required.
  • September 22, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: Introduction to EndNote
    Location: Raynor Library, Room R245
  • September 28, 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    Event: Digital Scholarship and Community Engagement: The 3rd Annual Marquette University Digital Scholarship Symposium
    Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier Suites (Lower Level)
    Note: Free and open to the Marquette community; advance RSVP required.
    Sponsors: Raynor Memorial Libraries, the Department of History, the Office of the Provost, the Digital Scholarship Working Group, and the University Library Board

July

  • July 21, 2:30-3:45p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)

June

  • June 7, 12:00-12:50 p.m.
    Event: Workshop: Images, Publishing, and Copyright – Do it right!
    Location: Raynor Library, Digital Scholarship Lab (Lower Level)
    Note: RSVP by May 26 to Ida McConnell

May

  • May 19, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)

April

  • April 11, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
    Event: Maria Dittman Library Research Competition Award Ceremony
    Location: Raynor Library, Lower Level
  • April 13, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Event: EndNote Citation Management Workshop (for beginners)
    Location: Raynor Library, Room 245 (new location)

March

  • March 8, 8:30-9:30 a.m.
    Event: EndNote Citation Management Workshop (for beginners)
    Location: Raynor Library, Room 245 (new location)
  • March 21, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
    Event: International Poetry Reading
    Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier Suites
    Sponsors: The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, the Office of International Education, and Raynor Memorial Libraries
  • March 24, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)

February

  • February 10, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: All Lives Don't Matter Equally: African-American History with Paula Penebaker (Mission Week 2017 event)
    Speaker: Paula Penebaker, President and CEO of the YWCA of Southeast Wisconsin
    Location: Alumni Memorial Union, Monaghan Ballroom
  • February 22, 2:30-4:30 p.m.
    Event: Book Talk: Kate Hennessy on Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty
    Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier Suites (Lower Level)
    Sponsors: Raynor Memorial Libraries, Campus Ministry, and the Center for Peacemaking

January

  • January 18, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
    Speaker: Michel Martin, Weekend Host of NPR's “All Things Considered “
    Location: Weasler Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Union (AMU)
    Note: Event is free, but RSVP is required.
    Sponsors: Raynor Memorial Libraries, the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion, Diederich College of Communication, and the Center for Peacemaking
  • January 20, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)

Exhibits

  • From the Archives: African-Americans at Marquette
    Location: Raynor Library, Lobby
    Dates: February 4-28, 2017
  • Tribune Centennial Mini-Exhibit
    Location: Raynor Library, Lobby
    Dates: March 2-6, 2017
  • Celebrating the Lenten Season: The Saint John's Bible
    Location: Raynor Library, 1st Floor
    Dates: March 6-April 17, 2017

 

2016

November

  • November 7-9, 2016
    Event: Digital Library Federation Forum 2016
    Location: Pfister Hotel and other locations (TBD)
    Note: Raynor Memorial Libraries is a local host for this national event.
  • November 18, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)
  • November 28, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
    Speaker: Dr. Herman Viola, curator emeritus at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History
    Location: Alumni Memorial Union, Monaghan Ballroom
    Sponsors: Raynor Memorial Libraries, the Office of Public Affairs, the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion, and the Native American Student Association

October

  • October 6, 3:00 p.m.
    Event: The Negotiator: A Memoir Book Discussion
    Speaker: George J. Mitchell, former U.S. Senator (D-Maine) and democratic Senate majority leader
    Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier B/C
    Sponsors: The Center for Peacemaking, Klinger College of Arts & Sciences, and Raynor Memorial Libraries

September

  • September 16, 9:00 a.m.-12 Noon
    Event: ALA Presidential Initiative
    Speakers: Dr. Julie Todaro, ALA President; Martin Garnar, Dean, Kraemer Family Library, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs; Valerie Gross, President & CEO, Howard County Library System
    Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier B/C
    Sponsors: Raynor Memorial Libraries, Milwaukee Public Library, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries
  • September 17, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    Event: Doors Open Milwaukee
    Location: Raynor Library, Lobby, and other locations in Milwaukee
  • September 16, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)
  • September 29, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
    Event: Marquette University Digital Scholarship Symposium 2016
    Keynote Speakers: Dr. Sharon Leon, Director of Public Projects at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media and Associate Professor of History, George Mason University; 2016-17 AMUW Women’s Chair in Humanistic Studies, Marquette University; Dr. Bethany Nowviskie, Director of the Digital Library Federation; Research Associate Professor of Digital Humanities in the Department of English, University of Virginia
    Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier B/C
    Sponsors: Raynor Memorial Libraries, the Department of History, the Digital Scholarship Working Group, the University Library Board

July

  • July 22, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Event: J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Public Showing
    Location: Raynor Library, Prucha Reading Room (3rd Floor)

Exhibits