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Sunday, November 23, 2014

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Taking charge of ADHD : the complete, authoritative guide for parents

Thursday, 20 November, 2014

@TitleFrom distinguished researcher/clinician Russell A. Barkley, this treasured parent resource gives you the science-based information you need about attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and its treatment. It also presents a proven eight-step behavior management plan specifically designed for 6- to 18-year-olds with ADHD.

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Library Word of the Day

Friday, November 21, 2014

Puffery

puhf-uh-ree

The action or practice of ‘puffing’ someone or something; extravagant or undeserved praise, esp. for advertising or promotional purposes; writing, etc., intended to have this effect.

Example:

Wheat kernels are made into cereal at the puffery on Berry Street.

Credit: Oxford English Dictionary

Submitted by: Mark

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‘Serial': How We Make Sense of a Podcast as a Media Phenomenon

Friday, November 21, 2014

Serial as a phenomenon can be largely credited to its inventive use of the medium – to tell a story over weeks like a must-see television show.

Link recommended by: Fatima DeMelo

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Innovate – College-Wide Learning Outcomes

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Red River College is in the process of renewing the current College-Wide Learning Outcomes (CWLO), which are designed to be incorporated into RRC courses and programs. This six-part blog series highlights hand-selected resources that would be useful in developing these outcomes, which are essential for success. This is the fifth part of the series, which focuses on "innovate."

Blog: Innovate – College-Wide Learning Outcomes

Library Art Contest Showcase

Friday, November 14, 2014

The Red River College Library would like to thank all those who responded to our "Library Art Contest". Students were asked to add their artwork to a Library Catalogue Card, which was provided to them. The idea was to illustrate the front of the card, while incorporating the card's original wording or concept. Since we received so many awesome entries, we'd like to showcase some of the other entries we received. Check Out the Entries!

Movember: Changing the Face of Men’s Health

Friday, November 14, 2014

From its modest beginnings in Australia, Movember continues to grow as an event across the word. As more and more countries join the cause, Canada continues to add to the 574 million dollars raised since 2003. From milk moustaches to wispy bristles to a full handle bar, Movember continues to raise money and awareness about Prostate cancer… Read More

Library Art Contest Winners

Friday, November 7, 2014

​The Red River College Library would like to thank all those who responded to our "Library Art Contest".  Since we received so many wonderful entries, it was difficult to choose a winner. However, at the end of the process we have made the choice of two winners: Adam Brandt:Trouble at Lachine Mill and Amy Wood: Generals Die in Bed

Read More: http://blogs.rrc.ca/library/2014/11/library-art-contest-winners-2/

Communicate – College-Wide Learning Outcomes

Friday, November 7, 2014

Red River College is in the process of renewing the current College-Wide Learning Outcomes (CWLO), which are designed to be incorporated into RRC courses and programs. This fourth edition of our CWLO blog series explores Library resources for staff and students which deal with communication.

Blog: Communicate – College-Wide Learning Outcomes

 

 


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