Announcements and media coverage

So that's my Story: Laurier Lunch Concerts

As part of cultural programming at Wilfrid Laurier University, the library is presenting free lunch hour concerts featuring students from the school's esteemed music program...

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Cross Country Checkup: #ConsentED

Eleanor McGrath, our Library-GSA 2016 student research exhibitor, was on the CBC's Cross Country Checkup to discuss sexual assault on university campuses. Her segment begins at 12:07 of the show...

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KW Record: Robert Langen Art Gallery gets a new home, at Laurier

The top good news story of the season has to be the grand reopening of the Robert Langen Art Gallery at Wilfrid Laurier University early next month...

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The Laurier Library transforms into an arts and culture incubator in the digital age

On a warm evening in late September, 2015, Waterloo Region’s leading female scientists, a strong contingent of Laurier graduate students, and their friends and supporters made their way to Laurier’s Waterloo campus Library for a party...

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New Robert Langen Art Gallery to open Sept. 2016

A new home for the Robert Langen Art Gallery will be created in the southeast corner of the main floor of Laurier’s Waterloo campus Library. The new facility is scheduled to open in September 2016...

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Laurier plans to integrate Robert Langen Art Gallery into University Library

The university has announced plans to create exhibition space in the University Library as part of a strategy to integrate the Robert Langen Art Gallery into the library operations...

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Plan preserves WLU Press, saves money

Wilfrid Laurier University has come up with a plan to save money and preserve the university's publisher of scholarly books...

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#DistractinglySexist exhibit challenges gender discrimination in Canada’s tech triangle

The Wilfrid Laurier University Library and Laurier’s Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) are pleased to announce the official opening of #DistractinglySexist: Confronting Sexism in Canada’s Tech Triangle...

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CBC: #DistractinglySexist exhibit highlights sexism in science and tech

Wilfrid Laurier University Ph.D candidate Eden Hennessey's research into sexism in science and tech professions is turning heads at the university library, where a photo exhibit inspired by her work is on display until Sept. 22, 2015...

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Laurier celebrates the recent publications of 58 university-affiliated authors

Wilfrid Laurier University will be toasting the recent publishing accomplishments of nearly 60 Laurier-affiliated authors at a reception for invited guests. Authors whose work is to be honoured include Laurier faculty members, staff, retirees, alumni and students who have published books from 2012 to the present...

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