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Reminder: Chronicle of Higher Education ONLINE!
Alfred University has an online subscription to the Chronicle of Higher Education. You can access it through the Herrick Library Home Page by selecting it from the Databases A-Z list. You can access it at any time, wherever you are -- if you're off campus you will need to log-in using your AU username and password. If you're on campus -- you can go to the Herrick site, or go to http://chronicle.com directly.
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New York Times available to you!
Herrick Library has subscribed to the online version of the New York Times. Essentially it provides individual access to newyorktimes.com for each AU community member (students, faculty and staff). This new subscription includes the whole content of the Times, including charts, graphs and illustrations. In addition, supplemental sites are available: The New York Times in the First Year and The New York Times in Leadership. These additional sites feature articles and supporting materials which can be easily incorporated into classroom instruction with up-to-the moment examples of current issues, taken from the pages of the Times. To set up your personal access, go to the Herrick home page: http://herrick.alfred.edu and, from the Search block in the upper left corner, choose Databases A-Z. Then scroll down to New York Times and follow the instructions. You are invited to a presentation by a New York Times representative on Monday, March 2nd, at 1:15 pm in the Herrick Computer Lab (Room 120). Please take advantage of this new subscription, and of the training available March 2nd.
Slow + Close
February 27th - March 6th Open Reception: Friday, February 27th Time: 7-8:30PM Location: Robert C. Turner Gallery Cost to Attend: Free Slow + Close features functional ceramics in settings of everyday life.
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Open Reception -Dumb Thing
- Location: Robert C. Turner Gallery
- Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
(Everything Has Led Up to This Moment)
February 27th - March 6th

Open Reception: Friday, February 27th
Time: 7-8:30PM
Location: Robert C. Turner Gallery
Cost to Attend: Free

Dumb Thing celebrates the pathetic and highlights the mundane by reclaiming objects and processes that have been looked down upon in the fine art context.

Forest People Spaghetti Dinner
- Location: Second Floor Powell
- Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Spaghetti dinner hosted by The AU Forest People to fundraise their upcoming events. $5 Unlimited pasta.
Register to Vote in Alfred!
- Location: Top Floor - Powell Campus Center
- Time: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
On March 18th, the Village of Alfred will be holding elections for mayor, as well as for the Village board. As Alfred students, you live here for enough time to register to vote!

We will be at the top floor of Powell, outside of the Knights Den from Wednesday, February 24th through Friday, February 26th, from 9am - 7pm. If you cannot stop by, please email leadership@alfred.edu and we will email you a form.

The outcomes of these elections can have a huge impact on your life in Alfred. So please, examine the issues, register, and VOTE!
Women’s Basketball
- Location: TBA
Empire 8 Tournament
Indoor Track - Away
- Location: RIT
NYSCTC - RIT
Men’s Basketball
- Location: TBA
Empire 8 Tournament
Open Reception - Slow + Close
- Location: Robert C. Turner Gallery
- Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
February 27th - March 6th

Open Reception: Friday, February 27th
Time: 7-8:30PM
Location: Robert C. Turner Gallery
Cost to Attend: Free

Slow + Close features functional ceramics in settings of everyday life.
Helpdesk Tip Of The Week


Using your Alfred U:Drive


Having an AU network/email account allows you to access a personal network space. This space allows you to put your documents in a place that you can access from anywhere on the AU network as well as from home. This will also give you a place to back up important files.

For more information see: Using your Alfred U:Drive

Most Recent SCAMS seen at AU
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Phishing SCAM - Someone is asking for your email username and password over email - This is a phishing SCAM and once you supply your username and password they use it to inundate the Alfred network with SPAM. Solution: Do not respond to the email. Forward the email to helpdesk@alfred.edu so we can block the address and accompanying link.

 

Today's Events   past press releases...
24-Feb-15 — AU welcomes area community for evening screening of award-winning 'Selma'

Alfred University (AU) invites the Alfred area community to a screening of the Academy Award-winning film “SELMA” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3 in Nevins Theater, Powell Campus Center. The showing coincides with the 50th anniversary of the voting rights marches from Selma, AL to the state capitol of Montgomery.

20-Feb-15 — Student, faculty member honored for their 'Spirit of Service' ion the Alfred community

Alfred University (AU) student Jasmine Ramón and Dr. Wesley Bentz, professor emeritus of chemistry, are the campus’s 2015 Spirit of Service Award recipients, cited for their significant contributions to the greater Alfred community.

Award winners and nominees were recognized at the fifth annual Celebration of Service program last month at the Alfred Village Hall.

03-Feb-15 — Psychology professor to 'rock' Bergren Forum audience

The Alfred University’s (AU) Bergren Forum continues Thursday, Feb. 12, at 12:10 p.m. in Nevins Theater, Powell Campus Center with Dr. Steve Byrne, assistant professor of counseling, who will present “The Psychology of Metal Music.”

Byrne will reveal why some people find the most aggressive and extreme music genres appealing. The program is free and open to the public.