Whether you are trying to publish a few poems or an entire book, this one-hour presentation by Amy Miller will provide you with the tips, resources, and tough-love advice you need. Don’t miss this free event on October 16, 4-5 pm in the library’s Meese Room (LIB 305).

With so many ways to get published these days—print, online, journals, blogs, traditional and self-publishing—it’s easy to get overwhelmed when deciding where to send your poetry. Amy Miller, a longtime book editor, can help guide your way. Miller’s poetry has appeared in more than 100 literary journals, numerous anthologies, and 11 chapbooks. She won the Cultural Center of Cape Cod National Poetry Competition, as well as the Jack Grapes Poetry Prize and Whiskey Island Award. Miller currently works as the publications project manager for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.

As part of the Friends of Hannon Library Speaker Series, this event is event is free and open to the public. Attendees can get free campus parking for this event by visiting any campus parking meter and using this code: FHL1016. For more information, contact Hannon Library at libraryevents@sou.edu or 541-552-6816.

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Test your luck by entering a drawing for a $50 gift card to A’viands Dinning on campus!

Stop by our Constitution Day display in the Learning Commons to participate in the contest. Anyone with an SOU campus email can enter.

The contest concludes on October 19. The winner will be the first name drawn with correct answers to two Constitution Day trivia questions.

Winner will be announced October 20!

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Looking for a job? There are many reasons to come work at the library, such as practical work experience, resume building, diverse job offerings, flexible scheduling, and even the occasional free pizza. Be sure to find us at the On Campus Job and Internship Fair during Southern Oregon University’s Week of Welcome:

Tuesday, September 26
11 am-1 pm
SU Courtyard

Hannon Library will be there distributing and accepting employment applications from interested students. All library departments are accepting applications, for both work study and non-work study positions.

For more information about working for Hannon Library, contact Library Administration at adminstu@sou.edu.

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As part of SOU’s Week of Welcome events, we welcome new—and returning—students to come by Hannon Library’s open house:

Tuesday, September 26
5-8 pm
All Building

Meet librarians and library staff, learn about the many services and resources available to students, and have a bit of fun.

Win a $50 Gift Card!

When you arrive, swipe you SOU ID to receive your Open House Passport and 1 free entry for a raffle gift card drawing. Use your passport in a self-guided tour around the building and discover all the resources the library has to offer. Increases your chances to win by visiting the stations listed in your passport. For each station you visit, you’ll receive an additional raffle entry.

All SOU students are eligible to win. Must show your SOU student ID to participate.

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On Wednesday, September 20, library staff will be unavailable due to an annual retreat. The building will be open for study hall use, but not all library services will be available. The Center for Instructional Support will be open.

Regular library services will resume on Thursday, September 21.

Please plan your library visits accordingly, and remember that you can check building hours at anytime on our website: Library Hours