Academics

Welcome Union College's Newest Librarian

On June 20, 2011 Gillian Connors joined the library's staff as Technical & Electronic Services Librarian. Her responsibilities include maintenance of library catalog records, ordering new materials for the library's collections, and processing those new acquisitions for use by library patrons.

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What happened to NetLibrary?

If you have looked for NetLibrary ebooks recently you may be wondering what happened to them. EBSCO purchased NetLibrary from OCLC in the spring of 2011 and earlier this summer announced that they would discontinue use of the NetLibrary brand name. Ebooks originally part of NetLibrary were integrated into the EBSCOhost platform during the week of July 18.  Readers will now find these books under the database title eBooks from EBSCOhost on the library

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Finding a comaraderie with compounds

Before I entered college, I felt terrified. I knew college would be difficult and wondered if I had what it would take to succeed. Now that I’m a senior, I see that even though the coursework can be very demanding, with the help of great professors here at Union, anyone can succeed.

IRR to offer firefighter emphasis


Union's IRR students, already trained to respond to natural disasters, can now learn to respond to fires as well.

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Union College launches campaign to build a new science and mathematics complex


Excellent professors like Dr. Amy Utt-Rickard will be able to maximize interaction with students in the new facility.

[Video] Frankie Rose on Our Promising Future

Both an alumnus and a teacher, Dr. Rose explains how a new facility will help him inspire students at Union College.

School is (not) out for summer

EBSCOhost Introduces Mobile App for Database Searching

EBSCOhost recently released a mobile app for searching the company's databases on an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad.  A mobile app for Android will be available soon.

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Teaching teachers at George Stone School


Every year, the students at George Stone School help train new educators.

Graduation 2011

During Sunday’s ceremony, Union College conferred 203 degrees to 194 students, including 21 students graduating with a Master of Physician Assistant Studies. Union’s class of 2011 represents seven countries, 35 states, and one US territory. Of the 32 different majors earned, the most popular are nursing with 40 graduates and international rescue and relief with 30. 

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