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Six teams competed in the ACM Volleyball Tournament at Grinnell College.

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At Midpoint of the Newberry Seminar, Independent Projects Take Center Stage

Oct 27, 2014
Workshop on history of the book

At a Newberry Seminar workshop on the history of the book.

It's just past the midpoint of the fall semester, and the 22 students in the ACM Newberry Seminar in Chicago are intensively digging into their independent research projects.

That doesn't mean, though, that they've disappeared into their library carrels for the next few weeks, not to be seen until they emerge at the end of the term with their completed research papers in hand.

The program's emphasis on developing a research community, as well as honing each student's skills as a researcher, ensures that the students will remain engaged with their classmates, the seminar faculty, and the librarians and scholars at the Newberry Library even as the individual projects take center stage in the students' daily lives. Read more


Getting Lost and Finding Inspiration in London and Florence Getting Lost and Finding Inspiration in London and Florence Oct 13, 2014
Online gallery of students' photos and essays reflect their observations and experiences on the Arts in Context program.
Faculty Development and Grants Team Connects People, Campuses, and Resources Faculty Development and Grants Team Connects People, Campuses, and Resources Oct 3, 2014
Brian Williams, Rashida Walker, and Ed Finn have been visiting campuses, planning conferences and RFPs, and reaching out to faculty and instructional technologists.
New Off-Campus Program Opens Shanghai to ACM Students New Off-Campus Program Opens Shanghai to ACM Students Sep 10, 2014
Program's curriculum will give students from a wide variety of majors the opportunity to explore their interests in the context of contemporary China.

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For Students at ACM Colleges, a Good Story Could be Worth $1,000 Oct 8, 2014
Call for entries has been issued for the 2015 Nick Adams Short Story Contest.
Faculty and IT Staff to Focus on Technology-Enabled Education at FaCE 3 Conference Sep 25, 2014
Sessions are aimed at making connections and sparking ideas for grant proposals.
FaCE 3 Launches with RFP for Faculty Projects in Innovative Teaching Sep 23, 2014
Technology-enabled education is the theme for first cycle of funding in Mellon-supported program.
ACM Soccer and Volleyball Tournaments Help Kick Off Fall Sports Seasons Sep 2, 2014
Minnesota colleges to host men’s and women’s soccer, while volleyball teams take the court at Grinnell.
Faculty from Carleton, Luther, and Ripon Selected for Visiting Positions in Spring 2016 Aug 22, 2014
Constance Walker, Andrew Whitfield, and Molly Margaretten will bring their experience and expertise to programs in London, Florence, and Botswana.
Biologist Bonnie Furman Selected as Director of ACM's Off-Campus Programs in Costa Rica Jul 10, 2014
Dr. Furman's international experience includes teaching and research in Latin America, South Asia, and the Middle East.

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