Open Access

News from the Pingree Learning Commons : Fall 2013

Academic Journals

Did you know that Pingree subscribes to 60 print magazines, journals, and newspapers? New periodicals for 2013-14 include American History, China Today, TDR/The Drama Review, and the Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning.

Educational Resource Center

Want help prepping for that big test? Organizing those out-of-control folders? See Mrs. Lyons or one of the Peer Leaders: Erin Cunningham, Kelsey Dion, Amelia Joyce, Matt Menzie, Charlotte Reynders, Nora Sullivan, Amal Tidjani, and Jill Witwicki.

New Books -- Just Added!

Don't Forget: Bottled Water Only in the Learning Commons!

IdeaPaint: Free eBook!

What's the difference between brainstorming and brainswarming? Read The New Art of Brainswarming by Kevin Maney to find out how spaces are being designed to promote collaboration and encourage creative energy. Then try it out for yourself on one of the IdeaPaint walls at Pingree!

"I put myself in the place of the listener when editing my writing. The last thing that I want to do is be preached at and told who to be or what to think when listening to an artist. However, I do want to be inspired." - Macklemore

Sign up to make an appointment with Mrs. Grenier today!

Pingree Learning Commons Leadership Team

Meg O'Neill, Librarian, Learning Commons Director

Dave Medvitz, Technology Educator

Chris Grenier, Director of Writing Center

Ann Lyons, Director of Educational Resource Center

Tammy Conrad, Director of Technology

Bob Ogden, Network Administrator