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.

2018

Events

January

  • January 24, 4:00-6:00 p.m.Event: Community Discussion: Civil Rights in Milwaukee Since the Time of Dr. King
    Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier Suites (Lower Level)
    Sponsors: Marquette's Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion; Raynor Memorial Libraries; the Center for Urban Research, Teaching, and Outreach (CURTO); and the Center for Peacemaking

  • January 25, 12:00-1:15 p.m.
    Event: MLK Lecture with Dr. Clayborne Carson, Martin Luther King, Jr., Centennial Professor of History and Ronnie Lott Founding Director of the Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute, Stanford University
    Location: Marquette University Law School, Lubar Center
    Sponsors: Marquette's Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion; Raynor Memorial Libraries; the Center for Urban Research, Teaching, and Outreach (CURTO); and the Center for Peacemaking

2017

Events

November

  • November 13, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Event: Introduction to Zotero and RefWorks
    Location: Raynor Library, Room R245
  • November 16, 3:00-4:00 p.m.
    Event: Introduction to Mendeley and EndNote
    Location: Raynor Library, Room R245
  • November 17, 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.

October

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

  • Homecoming Memories
    Location: Raynor Library, Lobby
    Dates:
    September 22-October 6, 2017
  • 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

Events

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