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Black History Month Videos Now on Display

Thursday, February 1, 2018

everybodys children.JPGFebruary is Black History Month, a time to celebrate the achievements and contributions of Black Canadians through history. They have helped make Canada the culturally diverse, compassionate and prosperous nation it is today. This compilation of videos, now on display at NDC Library, was created in their honour.​>> Read more

3 Ways to Stand Out at the Career Fair

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Knock-em-dead-resumes.jpgGetting ready for th​is year’s Career Fair (January 24 & 25, 2018) may seem like a daunting task. However, it doesn’t have to be. A few simple strategies can help open the door to new and exciting career opportunities. Included in this blog post are some selected resources and tips to help you stand out to potential employers. >> Read more

Talking Back To The Body: Starter Resources On Body Image

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

​Between Instagram filters and Photoshop, people have no idea the storm a psyche takes to merely look in a mirror and think hey, I look pretty good today. Girls begin dieting at younger ages, often listing the fear of being fat above the death of a parent.  >> Read more​

It’s 2018. Time for a Change!

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

​​No more mac n cheese.jpgSince 2018 has dropped in on us, and is clearly here to stay, many of our patrons have decided to make the new year a time for change. Check out our window display at the Notre Dame Campus Library where we have placed tips and resources to help you succeed in making the changes you desire. >> Read more​

Forget this Network! Reconnecting to RRCWireless

Thursday, January 4, 2018

wireless.jpgWere you forced to change your password? ​​After you change your password, make sure that all of your devices, such as cell phones or tablets, also have your new password in their settings. To do this, you may have to "forget this network". >> Read more

Learning skills workshops to increase your success at RRC

Friday, December 22, 2017

feed your brain.pngDo you want t​o increase the effectiveness of your study time? Do better on tests? Join these free brain-based workshops to increase your study skills — and your performance on tests and assignments.​ Sessions take place on Tuesdays in the NDC library. >> Read more​

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The illustrated happiness trap : how to stop struggling and start living

Thursday, 22 February, 2018

@TitleThere’s this idea going around that we’re always supposed to be happy—and it’s making us miserable. The good news is, if you can learn to let go of that impossible expectation, your life will be a whole lot happier. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a simple, self-administered therapy that uses mindfulness to enable you to do just that. This fun, illustrated guide to the method that’s made life better for millions is the easiest way yet to learn how to escape the happiness trap and start living a life that’s more rewarding, more meaningful—and happier.
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Word of the Day

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Obeisance

oh-bey-suh ns / noun

Definition:
- A movement of the body made in token of respect or submission.
- Acknowledgment of another's superiority or importance.

Example:
He made a gesture of obeisance when meeting the Olympic gold medalist.

Credit: Merriam Webster.com

Submitted by: Lynn Gibson

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Teaching the Art of Reading in the Digital Era

Thursday, February 22, 2018

As the art of close reading has declined, a cohort of experts has emerged to reverse the trend and encourage stronger reading habits.

Link recommended by: Linda Fox

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