Enjoy These Recipes for National Chicken Month

Those cold winter nights, finals week, and the holidays coming up make it hard to want anything but comfort food. Well, you’re in luck, December has just the perfect day to enjoy all the comfort food you want. Comfort Food Day is December 5th and what better comfort food than some recipes with warm and […]

2018 National Book Awards

The National Book Awards is a prestigious event celebrating noteworthy titles published within the past year. This award is sponsored by the National Book Foundation, an organization that strives to promote and celebrate literature in America. In each of the five categories, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Translated Literature, and Young People’s Literature, one winner is picked by […]

All About Apps Fall 2018

We all enjoy apps that help us in our everyday life. We found a handful that you might be interested in adding to your collection. Be sure to check these out!   Peak – Brain Training: Are you interested in brain games? This educational app allows you to challenge your cognitive abilities to strengthen your […]

American Made Matters Day

Did you know that November 19 is American Made Matters Day? Of course you didn’t, until now!  To be fair, it has only been around since 2013, and the celebration is pretty low key – no parades or fireworks – just a request to buy American made. The organization behind it, American Made Matters, was […]

Link Up With LibGuides Fall 2018

The Bellevue University Library’s LibGuide on “World Religions” is a wonderful starting point for general research on the different religions from around the world. It has resources on Christianity, Islam, Judaism, etc., includes  important aspects and topics such as, how a culture’s psychology can be shaped by their religion. The guide’s primary goal is to […]

1st Appearance: The Lizard

The Lizard Real Name/Alias: Curtis “Curt” Connors 1st Appearance: The Amazing Spider-Man #6, November 1963 Place of Origin: Florida, Earth Profession: Genetic Biologist, U.S. Army Surgeon Affiliations: Sinister Six and Sinister Twelve Created by: Stan Lee and Steve Ditko Abilities: Ferocious hand to hand combatant Superhuman strength, speed, agility, stamina, durability, reflexes, and leaping ability […]

Peanut Butter Lovers Month

If you adore peanut butter, you will be happy to know that the entire month of November is dedicated to you! Peanut butter can be used in almost everything and is a common item in most food pantries nationwide. One little known fact is that peanuts are not nuts, but rather legumes which have nutritional […]

Veterans Day and the Establishment of the American Legion

This Sunday marks the centennial of the end of World War I. The warring factions of that vast conflict agreed to a cease-fire on the “11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month” of 1918. Treaty negotiations would drag on for months, but in western Europe weapons of the combatants were silent at […]

National Diabetes Month

Are you aware that November is National Diabetes Month? It is a chance to raise awareness about diabetes and encourage people to make health changes. The symbol is a blue circle. Blue represents the sky and the circle is a symbol of unity. National Diabetes Month was actually established in 1975, although Congress and the […]