Racer

The MVCC Library now subscribes to Racer. Racer magazine has news and feature articles on the world’s major auto racing series (NASCAR, Formula One, Indycar, etc..). In addition, Racer includes extensive photography on race vehicles. Please find it on the Cherrywood display as you enter the library.

History vs. Augustus: Power Hungry Politicians

“His reign marked the beginning of one of history’s greatest empires … and the end of one of its first republics. Was Rome’s first emperor a visionary leader who guaranteed his civilization’s place in history, or a tyrant who destroyed its core values? Peta Greenfield and Alex Gendler put this controversial figure on trial in History vs. Augustus.” (From TED Ed Website)

History vs. Augustus – Peta Greenfield & Alex Gendler

Runner’s World

The MVCC Library now subscribes to Runner’s World. Runner’s World is a runner’s magazine that aims to you help run faster and farther. Runner’s World features strategies, tips and advice on performance,  prevention of injuries, nutrition and personal goals. Please find it on the Cherrywood Display as you enter the library.

And if you cannot enter the library physically, please find Runner’s World online in any one of these databases.

Special Illinois Bicentennial Events (podcast)

We are excited to be part of Illinois’ bicentennial celebration. This discussion with Jessica Crotty, MVCC’s Bicentennial Event Planning Committee, outlines the special events coming in the fall semester.

Special Illinois Bicentennial Events

The audio of this discussion is available below:

The Mosaics Program, G. Willow Wilson, and Ms. Marvel (podcast)

Tommy Hensel, Director of the Fine and Performing Arts Center, discusses the program Mosaics: Muslim Voices in America. He discuses previous and upcoming programming with a special emphasis on This is part of our One Book programming and our Graphic Novel Symposium.

 

The Mosaics Program, G. Willow Wilson, and Ms. Marvel

The audio of this discussion is available below: