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National Library Week 2014

Exterior images of the university library across its history.

Celebrate, Inspire and BE the Change During
National Library Week 2014
"Lives Change"
@ University Library


The Department that CHANGED the theatrical landscape

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Scenes from "Special K"

Location: University Library, 4th Floor, Special Collections

Student Actors from the Theatre Department will portray W.K. Kellogg, Treehouse architect Mike Taylor and Poet Virginia Hamilton Adair in a preview of the upcoming "Special K" play where the Archives come to life...literally.

image of poster advertising special k presentation


With just a handful of CHANGE,
You can make an Award-Winning Video

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Video Storytelling

Location: University Library 4th Floor Special Events Room

Learn how you can use video to tell a great story – regardless of budget. Presented by Trevor Henderson, Multimedia consultant at MediaVision and Brian Y. Marsh, writer, director, and cinematographer.

old fashioned television with screen images of video production


Technology CHANGES

Monday, April 14, 2014

E-Textbooks &
technology petting zoo

Location: University Library 4th Floor Special Events Room

Suzanne Donnelly, Manager of the Bronco Bookstore will discuss eTextbook options available at the Bronco Bookstore. Attendees will also have the opportunity to pet a tablet or laptop in the Technology Petting Zoo!

interior of bookstore showing computers


The Woman Who CHANGED the face of politics

Hilda Solis

Honoring the Past with a Voice from the Present
Speaker Series: Hilda Solis

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Location: Third Floor @ University Library

Ms. Solis will discuss how she brought changes to the face of politics from past to present. This event is expected to be inspirational and uplifting to people at this difficult time.

cal poly pomona foundation logo


The Doctor Who CHANGED the sci-fi Universe

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Dr. Who and Culture

Location: University Library 4th floor, Special Events Room

Doctor Rosanne Welch, Cal Poly Pomona Faculty from the Department of Interdisciplinary General Education will discuss Doctor Who and how the show has changed television writing. Doctor Welch will further discuss how society looks at culture and gender roles with the use of the Doctor and his companions' adventures.

dr who and culture; tardis and galaxy


CHANGE your interviewing strategies

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Where do You see Yourself 5 years from now?

Location: University Library 4th floor, Special Events Room

A panel of career counselors with experience serving on hiring committees will tackle complicated interviewing questions and offer strategies to prepare for the interview and answer questions during the interview. This is the chance where YOU get to interview the hiring committee!

students at job fair


The Celebration for Change Continues

Keep your CHANGE

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Balance your Budget

Location: University Library, 4th floor, Special Events Room

Learn strategies on how to balance your budget with the expenses of travel, textbooks and tuition.

jar with bills and change


News and Views CHANGE weekly in the Poly Post.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

THE POLY POST: Extra! Extra!
Read all about Cal Poly Pomona!

Location: University Library, 4th floor, Special Collections

Doug Spoon, Poly Post Faculty Advisor, will discuss the campus newspaper that evolved into "a consistent staple of student life at CPP" from its early days as the "Voorhis Views" to its current identity as the "Poly Post."

image of different newspaper banners associated with cal poly pomona


Memories that will CHANGE and inspire creative minds.

TBD (Tentatively in May)

History of the Rose Float Program

Location: University Library, 4th floor, Special Collections

Rose Floaters, representing different decades, will share stories such as the "hidden Mickeys" and will answer questions about the work involved in creating the Rose Floats.

image of the rocking horse float