Welcome back to Portland! Check out the Diversions bookshelf for Portland music, NW trail guides, books by Portland writers, and more about our fair city of Portland.Our selection of Portlandian materials will be on display throughout the month of September on the Diversions bookshelf, located by the Mac Lab.
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Pools, beaches, airplanes, and campfires all go really well with a good book. Check out the Diversions bookshelf for a great selection of Summer Reads, recommended by L&C students.Thanks to everyone who submitted their favorites! And congratulations to Tom Rodrigues, who scored an Amazon gift card for his pick, The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera! We hope you have an excellent summer.
Jot down your Summer reading faves on a slip of paper, drop them in the submissions box on the Diversions bookshelf, and you'll be automatically entered in a drawing for a $20 Amazon gift card. To get in the running for the gift card, submit your picks via paper (in the submissions box) or online by April 28.
For Diversions this month, we've selected a number of books that support the themes of L&C's 30th Annual Gender Studies Symposium, New Directions: Gender in the Future. Check out our selection on the Diversions bookshelf, located by the Mac Lab.The full schedule of events for the Gender Studies Symposium, which runs March 9-11, can be viewed here.
In celebration of Black History Month, the Watzek Diversions Display is featuring the works of African-American poets. Check out our selection on the Diversions bookshelf, located by the Mac Lab.
When those papers and exams are finally over, follow Marcie's lead and relax with a good book during the winter break. Browse the Diversions display for fun reads that have nothing to do with your classes.
Throughout the month of November, check out the Diversions display for a selection of books about food, glorious food. Peruse cookbooks to find recipes for Thanksgiving trimmings, read up on the global history of the pancake, and explore the interplay of food and culture.
For Diversions this month, we have selected a number of books that support the themes of L&C's 13th Annual Symposium on Environmental Affairs, Following the Food Chain. Check out our selection on the Diversions bookshelf, located by the Mac Lab.
The full schedule of events for the Environmental Affairs Symposium, which runs October 11-14, can be viewed here.