Monthly Archives: February 2009

LSU Libraries receives a $100,000 gift

02/18/2009 12:07 PM BATON ROUGE – On Tuesday, Feb. 17, the Forever LSU campaign announced a gift of $100,000 to LSU Libraries from LSU alumnus Dr. Terence “Terry” Beven, and his wife, Liz. The Beven donation takes the form of

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Celebrating Lincoln and Darwin at 200

Two of the nineteenth century’s most controversial figures, Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin, had at least two things in common. One was the mass media’s love of comparing them to our primate cousins. Lincoln, “the ape baboon of the prairies”

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Black History Month resources

Started by the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) in 1926, Black History Month celebrates the heritage and lives of African Americans every February. Here at LSU Libraries, we want to share some of the

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