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Extra computers

By Michael Yunkin on April 20, 2017 2:10 PM | Permalink

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Stressed out looking for a computer? Drop by the Rhyolite Room for a quiet place to finish your paper or project.

Extra computers will be available:

  • 11a-5p | Tuesday, 5/2 – Thursday, 5/4 – Rhyolite Room, 1st floor, Lied Library
  •  11a-5p | Monday, 5/8 – Tuesday, 5/9 – Rhyolite Room, 1st floor, Lied Library

Study Week Stress Relief Activities

By Michael Yunkin on April 20, 2017 2:03 PM | Permalink

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Study Week is stressful, but the library is here to help you de-stress for finals success! Stop by one or more events in Lied Library during study and finals week. Spend a few minutes with a certified therapy dog, do yoga and a guided meditation, or get creative and unwind with art therapy.
   
“Paws” for a Study Break – relieve stress with a therapy dog from Love Dog Adventures.

  •    11a-1p | Tuesday, 5/2 – Amargosa Room, 1st floor, Lied Library
  •    1p-3p | Wednesday, 5/3 – Amargosa Room, 1st floor, Lied Library

   
Yoga for Stress Relief, sponsored by Fitness4Finals – improve your cognitive function before your exams with a 45-minute yoga session. Mats will be provided.

Emotional Architecture: Las Vegas design leaders to discuss impact of interior design on customer loyalty

By Michael Yunkin on April 10, 2017 3:18 PM | Permalink

Resort design has evolved over time to evoke an emotional response from guests and inspire customer loyalty from guests. A group of leading Las Vegas design professionals will discuss this evolution during a special panel presentation on Sunday, April 23, at UNLV’s Lied Library.

Emotional Architecture and Hospitality Design, hosted by the UNLV University Libraries and the Cass Business School at City, University of London, will feature five experts who have created some of the most memorable architectural designs featured on the Las Vegas Strip.

Panelists include John Acres, founder of Acres 4.0; Leonard Bergman, CEO of Bergman Walls & Associates; Don Brinkerhoff, founder and CEO of Lifescapes International, LLC; Paul Steelman, CEO of Steelman Partners; and Alex Woogmaster, creative director for Wynn Design and Development.

Presidential Power Workshop: Understanding the Issues from a Social Justice Perspective

By Michael Yunkin on April 6, 2017 1:35 PM | Permalink


President Donald Trump has taken action using executive orders on issues ranging from climate change and travel restrictions to education and bathroom use by transgender students in elementary schools. How do you understand executive orders and presidential power, including what the president can and cannot do according to the US Constitution? Join us for a workshop focused on library resources that explore how presidential power and the use of executive orders has changed since 2001.