Yearly Archives: 2020

It’s Time to Kick-Off Fall with our Chili Cook-Off!!

The library is excited to announce that it will be hosting yet another Chili Cook-Off! While activities look different this year amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, there is still a plethora of engaging events for students and the Champlain community to participate in! Mark your calendars for Friday, October 23rd when last year’s People’s Choice Award-winning […]

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Welcome Back Champlain College!

However you decided to continue your education this Fall, the team at Champlain Library is here for you! We know things are going to be different this time around to maintain the safety of everyone in our community, but we’re doing our best to find a balance of caution, productivity, and fun. COVID-19 Operating Updates […]

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April is Citizen Science Month!!

April is Citizen Science Month, so we’re encouraging you to get out there and take part! In addition to promoting a specific citizen science project studying pollinators, we hosted the virtual event Bee Happy Champlain College, on April 10th. You can watch the recording here to learn about our very own Champlain College apiary and […]

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Meet our New Library Director, Emily Crist

“Information is power,” says Emily Crist, library director. Emily was appointed Library Director of Miller Information Commons in December 2019, but has been at the library since 2016. She was Champlain College’s Experience Design Librarian until 2018 and has continued making strides for the library ever since. Emily recalls, “Early on in training [for the […]

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Come Celebrate at Frederick Douglass’ Birthday Party!

For the first time, Champlain College Library is participating in Douglass Day! Although Frederick Douglass was born into slavery and never knew his true birthday, he chose to celebrate it on Valentine’s Day. To honor his legacy and other icons of black history, join us on Friday, February 14th for a birthday party and transcribe-a-thon […]

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