Entries from September 2010

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Picasso 2011!

Witness for yourself the work of the iconic artist who created modern art. Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris exhibit is coming to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Februrary 19-May 15, 2011. The VMFA is the only stop on the east coast (take that, DC!) The VMFA has created a video study [...]

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Book lovers wanted!

Why read alone? Join the tribe of readers: JTCC Book Club! The club will discuss one book every month—a book chosen by the club, for the club. FIRST MEETING Monday, October 4 at 3:00 in the Midlothian Student Activities Office, C103a. Bring ideas about what YOU want to read. Snacks included; there will be Doritos! [...]

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Octopuses or Octopi?

The answer may surprise you! Check out the other posts from the war of words from the editors of Merriam Webster Online: Affect vs. Effect Reign vs. Rein Fewer vs. Less Impress your friends! Destroy your enemies with displays of great erudition! Or maybe just learn something…

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Two dollars…I need my TWO DOLLARS

Who says a dollar isn’t worth anything anymore?  At JTCC one dollar buys twenty (20!) laser copies. Only ONE DOLLAR for the matching value card—amazing! What a bargain! Kidding aside, you DO pay to print in the library. 5 Cents/Page= Great Value. Bring CASH: students need two (2) ONE DOLLAR BILLS or one (1) FIVE [...]

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

Training for Full Moon Madness? Get your running info in the LIBRARY

Prepping for the Full Moon Madness 4 miler on October 23? Maybe the family-friendly 1-mile Moonwalk? Or just keeping up with the other students in the JTCC Running Club! Running has taken off during the recession…convenient and cheap, no gym (and resulting gym membership fee) needed. A bit of desire and a pair of shoes [...]

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Bound and Determined

Bound and Determined Librarians are helpful by nature, but see just how far staff in Midlothian and Chester will go to help you find what you need. Get the story behind the stories. Take a peek inside the library that you only thought you knew. Learn more about the library’s services at www.jtcc.edu/library.

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Print PowerPoint: save $$$ and trees!

Need to print a PowerPoint….but hate the idea of printing all 56 slides? Print multiple slides per sheet! Save space in your notebook as well as the value on your print card. Print Preview method: Select PRINT PREVIEW under PRINT from the Microsoft button/file button at the top. Under PAGE SETUP on the ribbon, choose [...]

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Study like a scholar, scholar

Study like a scholar, scholar Produced by the Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University.

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Choose, read, join! Fall Literature Circles

The Fall Literature Circles are coming–and all students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend. Choose a title from the list, read it, and join the relaxed, insightful discussions. All books are owned by the library, but copies are limited and going FAST. Letters to a Young Brother: Manifest Destiny by Hill Harper Hill Harper, [...]