University Libraries Celebrate Homecoming

Oct. 15, 2013

Baylor University's 104th anniversary of Homecoming is this weekend and the Baylor University Libraries invite students, faculty and staff, alumni, community members, and families to join them in participating with the historic celebration.

Exhibits will be on display for the extended Homecoming weekend from Thursday, Oct.17 to Monday, Oct. 21, in all of the libraries.

Armstrong Browning Library will host an open house on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with refreshments served in the Cox Reception Foyer. The Browning Letters from Wellesley College collection will be on display.

The Texas Collection will be open from 8 a.m. to noon. on Saturday, displaying their Coming Home: The Changing Landscape of Baylor University exhibit with the interactive iPad display. Nancy Shoup, the author of "Independence, Texas: Then and Now" will be signing copies along with Lanella Gray, honorary mayor of Independence.

Poage Library is showcasing a John F. Kennedy: His Life,His Presidency, His Legacy exhibit, displaying Kennedy's family life, his short presidency and the issues addressed because of his legacy. Poage Library will be open Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Creations@Baylor will be displayed in Moody Memorial Library to celebrate faculty and student success and will be available for viewing all weekend.

We hope you will join us this Homecoming weekend as we celebrate Baylor pride and tradition. Sic 'Em Bears!

For more information, visit http://www.baylor.edu/lib.