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Spring Break Library Hours

April 6 – 16, 2023

Thursday, April 6 |
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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Event: Pet a Gator -- April 4

The alligators are coming! Stop by April 4 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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Fun Fact Friday with Special Collections

This week, we are going to talk about a fashion icon from here in Lafayette whose fashion line lasted until 2019: He

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Today we are celebrating Womens History Month.

Women’s History Month began in 1981 with the declaration of Women’s History Week before changing to Women’s History Month in 1987. It is a time to celebrate the contributions women have made to the United States and recognize specific achievements women have made over the course of American history.

Here in Special Collections, we have several of our collections that celebrate the contributions of women to the university. Collections such as:

These collections and many more about contributions by fantastic women of our university are found in Special Collections.

Photo Caption: Edith Garland Dupré

Fun Fact Friday is brought to you by Special Collections.