Thursday, December 23, 2010

Campus is closed -- and so is the library

We are closed due to the ice storm.

Need something to read? Try an ebook. Use VPN and NetLibrary or Knovel.

Today's Devereaux Nuggets

December 23 ~

On this day in 1902, the Aswan Dam on the Nile River in Egypt was completed. The work of English engineers, the dam was constructed to stockpile water so that a regular supply would be available during the country’s low water times. Find out more about water resources development @ your library.

Dakota School of Mines: December 23, 1886

December 23 - Franklin R. Carpenter named first Dean [Stymiest, Ruth Anne. "Centennial: An Illustrated History, 1885-1985". 1985, pg. 7]

South Dakota School of Mines: 1893

December 23 - Dr. McGillycuddy appointed as Dean [Stymiest, Ruth Anne. "Centennial: An Illustrated History, 1885-1985". 1985, pg. 19]

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