Events List

Week of Sunday, April 19, 2015

Cook Library's Annual Book Sale

Cook Library 3rd Floor
Help support expanding Cook Library’s technology and find great books, music, and videos that you never knew you always wanted.  Materials for sale include:Popular fiction & Self-helpYoung adult/Children’sAcademic books in various disciplines Books in foreign languagesDVDs, VHS tapes, & Music CDs 
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Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Cook Library's Annual Book Sale

Cook Library 3rd Floor
Help support expanding Cook Library’s technology and find great books, music, and videos that you never knew you always wanted.  Materials for sale include:Popular fiction & Self-helpYoung adult/Children’sAcademic books in various disciplines Books in foreign languagesDVDs, VHS tapes, & Music CDs
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Repeats every day until Fri Apr 24 2015 .
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 7:30am to 4:00pm

Credit: Tools for Managing Finances

Cook Library Room 317
Randi Gosselin, Certified Credit Counselor and Student Loan Counselor of Navicore Solutions, will go over what every student should know about: Budgeting, Dealing with Debt, Money Management, and Budgeting for Life after Graduation. Participants will have the opportunity to pull their own credit report. Sponsored by the Maryland Cash Campaign.This program is offered as part of Money Smart Week®, an annual personal finance event sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, in partnership with the American Library Association and the Financial Planning Association. Money Smart Week is a registered service mark of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
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Monday, April 20, 2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Cook Library's Annual Book Sale

Cook Library 3rd Floor
Help support expanding Cook Library’s technology and find great books, music, and videos that you never knew you always wanted.  Materials for sale include:Popular fiction & Self-helpYoung adult/Children’sAcademic books in various disciplines Books in foreign languagesDVDs, VHS tapes, & Music CDs
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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:30am to 4:00pm

TU Entrepreneurship Presents: From Problem to Profit

Cook Library Room 507
Learn how to turn a problem into profit during this 60-minute session. A panel of entrepreneurs at varying stages will discuss the ideation process, how to recognize problems around you, how to start a business, and what it takes to grow and sustain a startup while turning a profit!  You’ll hear from local TU student entrepreneurs’ experiences and real world professionals from the TU Incubator. After this session, you’ll have a better understanding of what entrepreneurship at Towson means, as well as gain access to some go-to resources at your fingertips. Sponsored by the TU Incubator and Student Launch Pad.This program is offered as part of Money Smart Week®, an annual personal finance event sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, in partnership with the American Library Association and the Financial Planning Association. Money Smart Week is a registered service mark of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. 
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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

TUIG Presents: Personal Finance According to the Pros

Cook Library Room 507
Join Graham Ewing, CFP (TU ‘12, former TUIG president), Molly Burton (TU ‘13, former TUIG Vice President), and Joelle Gotimer of the Financial Consulate for a discussion of all things personal finance.  The importance of personal finance at even the most basic levels will be stressed. A Q&A session will follow.  Sponsored by the Towson University Investment Group.This program is offered as part of Money Smart Week®, an annual personal finance event sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, in partnership with the American Library Association and the Financial Planning Association. Money Smart Week is a registered service mark of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Credit and Money Management: Today and Tomorrow

Cook Library Room 317
Mark Kopatch, Programs Manager of Eastside CDC, Inc. will discuss methods to establish and maintain good credit, opportunities and pitfalls of debt, and budgeting and saving techniques. Mark will also share information on helpful websites and how to participate in free Financial Fitness and Coaching programs and First Time Homebuyers programs after college to assist in major life choices. Sponsored by the MD Cash Campaign.This program is offered as part of Money Smart Week®, an annual personal finance event sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, in partnership with the American Library Association and the Financial Planning Association. Money Smart Week is a registered service mark of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Cook Library's Annual Book Sale

Cook Library 3rd Floor
Help support expanding Cook Library’s technology and find great books, music, and videos that you never knew you always wanted.  Materials for sale include:Popular fiction & Self-helpYoung adult/Children’sAcademic books in various disciplines Books in foreign languagesDVDs, VHS tapes, & Music CDs
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Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 7:30am to 4:00pm

Finding and Using Public Domain and Creative Commons Content Workshop

Cook Library Room 317
Thanks to the ever-increasing presence of public domain and Creative Commons materials on the Web, you can say goodbye to clip art and canned audio files forever. In this workshop you will learn how to find text, images, music, even film that you can incorporate into your own presentations, papers, and projects, without having to worry about copyright infringement complaints or DMCA takedown notices. You will also learn best practices to follow when using this type of content. Register for this and other workshops at http://tinyurl.com/libworkshopsS15
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Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Cook Library's Annual Book Sale

Cook Library 3rd Floor
Help support expanding Cook Library’s technology and find great books, music, and videos that you never knew you always wanted.  Materials for sale include:Popular fiction & Self-helpYoung adult/Children’sAcademic books in various disciplines Books in foreign languagesDVDs, VHS tapes, & Music CDs
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Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:30am to 4:00pm

TUIG Presents: Discussion of Warren Buffet's Letters to Shareholders

Cook Library Room 507
Warren Buffet, arguably the greatest investor of all time, is famous for his yearly letters to shareholders, which contain insight into Buffet's investment thinking. Join Towson University Investment Group as we analyze and discuss Buffet's letters from 2009, 2013 and 2014 [visit: http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/letters/letters.html]. All are welcome, even those that have not read the letters. Sponsored by the Towson University Investment Group.This program is offered as part of Money Smart Week®, an annual personal finance event sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, in partnership with the American Library Association and the Financial Planning Association. Money Smart Week is a registered service mark of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. 
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Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Cook Library's Annual Book Sale

Cook Library 3rd Floor
Help support expanding Cook Library’s technology and find great books, music, and videos that you never knew you always wanted.  Materials for sale include:Popular fiction & Self-helpYoung adult/Children’sAcademic books in various disciplines Books in foreign languagesDVDs, VHS tapes, & Music CDs
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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 7:30am to 4:00pm