Libraries http://wunc.org en Economic Growth Revives Wake Library Projects http://wunc.org/post/economic-growth-revives-wake-library-projects <p>Commissioners in Wake County have started the process of reviving construction projects for new libraries.&nbsp; The board voted Monday night to revisit plans for a regional library in northeast Raleigh.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 01:23:41 +0000 Will Michaels 23798 at http://wunc.org Economic Growth Revives Wake Library Projects Founder Of Duke's Women's Studies Department Discusses Evolution Of Women's Scholarship http://wunc.org/post/founder-dukes-womens-studies-department-discusses-evolution-womens-scholarship <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">Jean Fox </span>O'Barr<span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;"> was denied a teaching job at Duke University in the late </span>1960s<span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">. The reason? Her gender.&nbsp; But later a few years later, with a shortage of professors, they asked </span>O’Barr<span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;"> to join the political science department. She went on to found the Duke women's studies department and co-founded the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 14:49:14 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 22568 at http://wunc.org Founder Of Duke's Women's Studies Department Discusses Evolution Of Women's Scholarship Mad Men Monday: Season Finale Breakdown With Duke's Hartman Center http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-monday-season-finale-breakdown-dukes-hartman-center <p>The season finale delivered many memorable moments that will keep us guessing until next year. Stan tells Don that he wants to be the one that goes to Los Angeles to open a satellite office that will service the Sunkist account. After a bad phone conversation with Sally, Don gets drunk at a bar when he is supposed to be at work. Later he wakes up in jail. Pete is horrified to find out that his mother is lost at sea. She married Manolo on a cruise and it is presumed that he threw her overboard in order to inherit her money.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 18:51:11 +0000 Laura Candler & Jacqueline Wachholz 17792 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Monday: Season Finale Breakdown With Duke's Hartman Center Mad Men Mondays: Duke's Hartman Center Locates Archival Ads From Episode 12 http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-mondays-dukes-hartman-center-locates-archival-ads-episode-12 <p>Don stays home from work feigning illness and drinking too much, as he mourns what happened with Sally. Ken goes hunting with two Chevy executives and accidently gets shot in the face. Betty tells Don that Sally doesn’t want to visit him anymore and that she wants to go to boarding school. Ted and Peggy’s fondness for each other becomes apparent to others in the office. Harry calls Don to tell him that Sunkist has approved a large media budget.</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:09:40 +0000 Laura Candler & Jacqueline Wachholz 17396 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Mondays: Duke's Hartman Center Locates Archival Ads From Episode 12 Mad Men Mondays: Episode 11 Recap With Duke's Hartman Center http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-mondays-episode-11-recap-dukes-hartman-center <p></p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 17:22:28 +0000 Laura Candler & Jacqueline Wachholz 16923 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Mondays: Episode 11 Recap With Duke's Hartman Center Mad Men Mondays: A Look At Episode 10 With Duke's Hartman Center http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-mondays-look-episode-10-dukes-hartman-center <p>The riots and politics of the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago continually weave in and out of Episode 10, through media and discussions. The partners begin discussing changing the agency's name.&nbsp; Don, Roger and Harry travel to Los Angeles for client presentations, including Carnation. Harry drives Don and Roger to a party in the Hollywood Hills.&nbsp; Starlets and stoned hippies roam poolside. Don is invited to share a hit from a hookah. His hallucination ends with him seeing himself face down in the swimming pool. He comes to on the deck, wet and coughing, with a soaked and out-of-breath Roger telling everyone he's fine. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 18:00:44 +0000 Laura Candler & Lynn Eaton 16490 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Mondays: A Look At Episode 10 With Duke's Hartman Center Mad Men Tuesday: Episode 9 With Duke's Hartman Center http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-tuesday-episode-9-dukes-hartman-center <p><em>This is a weekly column written by </em><em><a href="http://library.duke.edu/rubenstein/hartman/">the Hartman Center</a></em><em>, part of Duke University's Rubenstein Library that studies advertising history. Each Monday they dig through their archive to find ads for items referenced in the latest Mad Men episode. Here is this week's column </em><em>(<a href="http://blogs.library.duke.edu/rubenstein/2013/05/28/mad-men-monday-tuesday-episode-9/">originally posted on their blog</a>)</em><em> written by Jacqueline Reid Wachholz and the Hartman Center.</em> Tue, 28 May 2013 18:25:44 +0000 Laura Candler & Jacqueline Reid Wachholz 16137 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Tuesday: Episode 9 With Duke's Hartman Center Mad Men Mondays: Episode 8 Analyzed By Duke's Hartman Center http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-mondays-episode-8-analyzed-dukes-hartman-center <p><em>This is a weekly column written by </em><em><a href="http://library.duke.edu/rubenstein/hartman/">the Hartman Center</a></em><em>, part of Duke University's Rubenstein Library that studies advertising history. Each Monday they dig through their archive to find ads for items referenced in the latest Mad Men episode. Here is this week's column </em><em>(<a href="http://blogs.library.duke.edu/rubenstein/2013/05/20/mad-men-monday-episode-8/">originally posted on their blog</a>)</em><em> written by Lynn Eaton and the Hartman Center.</em></p> Mon, 20 May 2013 16:42:38 +0000 Laura Candler & Lynn Eaton 15656 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Mondays: Episode 8 Analyzed By Duke's Hartman Center Mad Men Mondays: Duke's Hartman Center Explores Episode 7 http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-mondays-dukes-hartman-center-explores-episode-7 <p><em>This is a weekly column written by </em><em><a href="http://library.duke.edu/rubenstein/hartman/">the Hartman Center</a></em><em>, part of Duke University's Rubenstein Library that studies advertising history. Each Monday they dig through their archive to find ads for items referenced in the latest Mad Men episode. Here is this week's column </em><em>(<a href="http://blogs.library.duke.edu/rubenstein/2013/05/13/mad-men-monday-episode-7/" target="_blank">originally posted on their blog</a>)</em><em> written by Jacqueline Wachholz and the Hartman Center.</em></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 18:50:19 +0000 Laura Candler & Jacqueline Wachholz 15127 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Mondays: Duke's Hartman Center Explores Episode 7 Mad Men Mondays: The Hartman Center Tackles Episode 6 http://wunc.org/post/mad-men-mondays-hartman-center-tackles-episode-6 <p><em>Starting today, WUNC will begin publishing the latest "Mad Men Monday" column written by the Hartman Center. A part of Duke University's Rubenstein Library, <a href="http://library.duke.edu/rubenstein/hartman/">the Hartman Center</a> studies advertising history, and each Monday they dig through their archive to find ads for items referenced in the latest Mad Men episode. Here is this week's column, written by Jacqueline Wachholz and the Hartman Center (<a href="http://blogs.library.duke.edu/rubenstein/">originally posted here)</a>:</em></p> Mon, 06 May 2013 19:09:49 +0000 Laura Candler & Jacqueline Wachholz 14874 at http://wunc.org Mad Men Mondays: The Hartman Center Tackles Episode 6