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American Immigration and Refugee Policy Throughout the Holocaust
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2020-03-19)
Guest speaker Kathryn Perry Walters discusses American immigration policy throughout the Holocaust, specifically focusing on refugee practices. The United States government’s role in the Jewish Refugee Crisis of the 1930s ...
You Want Me to Pay What? Student Perspectives on Learning Costs
(Virginia Tech, 2017-11-28)
"You Want Me to Pay What?" is a Student Government Association (SGA) student-led event. The event was designed by and for students to start a conversation about the cost of learning resources at Virginia Tech.
Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness - Opening Ceremony
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2016-09-16)
This is the opening ceremony for the Native Voices exhibit. The exhibit examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary American Indian, Alaska native, and Native Hawai'ian people. The traveling exhibition, ...
Read Out Loud: Escaping the Nazis
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2020-04-06)
Reading Out Loud: Escaping the Nazis features readings from Ruth Wolman’s Crossing Over: An Oral History of Refugees from Hitler’s Reich and Michael Dobbs’ The Unwanted: America, Auschwitz and a Village Caught In Between. ...
Faculty & Student Panel Discussion: Issues in Course Materials Access and Use
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2020-03-03)
Faculty and student panelists will discuss the interplay of issues such as equity, cost, persistent access, customization, and pedagogical affordances in relation to open course materials, as well as implications for career ...
Figures in Environmental History: Rupert Cutler
(Virginia Tech, 2021-04-21)
Environmentalist and conservationist Rupert Cutler discusses his lifelong work preserving natural resources and wild spaces.
World Digital Preservation Day 2020 Lightning Talks
World Digital Preservation Day is an annual celebration of digital preservation hosted by the Digital Preservation Coalition. This is a series of short lightning talks by Virginia Tech University Libraries personnel on ...
Public Domain and Paywalled: Copyright Statements on Journal Articles by U.S. Government Employees
(Kraemer Copyright Conference, 2021-06-07)
Works by United States government employees are generally in the public domain within the U.S. This presentation will discuss an ongoing study of the copyright designations on journal articles authored or co-authored by ...
Introduction to Copyright for Extension Master Gardeners
(Virginia Tech, 2021-02-24)
This presentation will discuss Copyright. This was an introduction module made for Extension Master Gardeners but may be useful for others.
Introduction to Creative Commons for Extension Master Gardeners
(Virginia Tech, 2021-02-24)
This presentaion will discuss Creative Commons. This was a overview for the Extension Master Gardeners but may be useful for others.