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[caption id="attachment_25456" align="alignleft" width="150"] Practice-Teaching: Detail Of GL00-BB04-FF05-DR03-0053 (n/a, 1904-1922), by ...
On February 28th, 1982 the J. Paul Getty Museum received the largest endowment in the history of funding for the arts -- a whopping $1.2 billion from the late Minneapolis-born billionaire, Jean Paul Getty (1892-1976), who made his fortune...
The Oscars have not been without controversy, from this year’s lack of host, to surprising nominations of the best films. Like cinematic productions, awards may involve false or misleading contexts to sway opinion, even if misrepresentation is rightfully exercised through fre...
Just over 10 years ago, John H. Fischer passed away at the age of 99. He was the 6th President of Teachers College from 1962-1974. But it was for his work before his stint at Columbia University that he fir...
This research guide is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for Professor Elizabeth Midlarsky's Spring 2010 course CCPX 4010, Social Problems for Clinical Psychologists. The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones supporting the aim of the course, i.e., "to explore psychological approaches to critical social
Did you know that the first ever Academy Awards were announced February 18th, 1929 on the back of the organization's newsletter and reprinted in Variety Magazine two days with the article "Academy Awards Talent Credit for ...
This research guide is intended as an overview of of library resources and services of particular relevance for students in Professor Felicia Mensah's Spring 2019 course MSTC 5001, Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods in Science Education. The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have bee...
The last known survivor of the 1921 Tulsa race riots and the first Afro-American woman to enter the United States Coast Guard in February, 1945, Olivia Juliette Hooke was born today, February 12th, 1915 in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Olivia Hooker became one of five female afro-amer...
{{unknown}} This research guide is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for students in Professor Barbara Bashaw's Spring 2019 course A&HD 5046, Historical Foundations and Contemporary Issues in Dance Education.  The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off
In November, Women in Technology @ Columbia University (WIT@CU), an initiative to support and increase the numbers of women in IT across the university, hosted a Networking Mixer in the Smith Learning Theater. As a complement for the event, TC librarians curated a special collection showcasing our materials on women in science and technology-  everything from biographies of women scientists, to histories of common products invented by women, to investigations into the historical paucity of women in science, to electronics makers kits...