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Upcoming Events at Falvey Memorial Library

Friday, April 27th, 2018, at 9:15 AM in Room 205

Please join us in room 205 of Falvey Memorial Library on Friday, April 27 at 9:15 a.m. for the Falvey Scholars 2018 Awards presentation and reception ceremony. This ceremony is one of the keynote events of EXPO '18 week, which recognizes outstanding undergraduate research from across Villanova's campus. At this event, award recipients will give short presentations on the content and findings of the research involved in the writing of the thesis or in the creation of the project report.

For more information about Falvey Scholars:

This event, co-sponsored by Falvey Memorial Library and the Center for Research and Fellowships, is free and open to the public.


Please join us in the first floor lounge of Falvey Memorial Library on Thursday, May 3, at 12:00 p.m. for the library's annual stressbustin’ open house. It’s crunch time – Falvey is proud to bring you a cereal bar with all your favorites! Choose from a wide range of cereal and milk options to meet your dietary restrictions. Whether you’re looking to fill your bowl with some sugary sweetness or whole grain goodness, come take a study break with us.

While chomping on your Cheerios, relax and enjoy an array of stressbustin’ activities including: puzzles, coloring sheets, perler beads and board games. You’ve been a champion all semester, so don’t miss your chance to take a selfie on the front of Will D.’s (like Wheaties) cereal box. Falvey’s subject librarians will also be in attendance to help with any last minute research assistance. Join us for brunch and enter to win a private a private study suite for finals. No matter if you pour the milk in last or first, come alleviate the stress of the season at Falvey!

This event, sponsored by Falvey Memorial Library is free and open to the public. 


Please join us for a talk by Simon Baptist, Global Chief Economist and Managing Director (Asia), Economist Intelligence Agent, on Friday, May 4, from 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. in Bartley Hall Room 1011. Baptist will be presenting a talk, titled, “Momentum and Menace: Opportunities and Challenges in the Global Economy.”


Simon Baptist is the Global Chief Economist at The Economist Intelligence Unit and is currently based in Singapore. Simon’s focus is on the global economy, national and international political developments, and public policy. He engages with business, government and international organisations, helping them to understand the operational and strategic implications of the EIU’s forecasts.


Simon is also the Managing Director for the EIU in Asia, with oversight for the EIU’s research, consultancy and C-suite advisory services in the region.


He has a doctorate in economics from and was a lecturer at Oxford University, along with degrees in economics and science from the University of Tasmania. His academic research investigated technology and the determinants of productivity in manufacturing firms.


The event is free and open to the public. For further information or to RSVP, please contact Sharon.ballard@villanova.edu.


Looking for a venue to host your event or meeting? All events in Falvey are organized by the Library's Communications Department. If you have any questions regarding events, please email: libraryevents@villanova.edu.



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