Shadows, Creighton University’s biannual literature and arts magazine, has been awarded a gold medal certificate from the Columbia University Scholastic Press Association.
The awards are part of the association’s Annual Critique 2012.
The staff for the edition last year: Shannon Frech, editor; Natalie Gorup, assistant editor; and Katie Young, design editor. English professor David Mullins moderated the magazine, which highlights works by Creighton students, faculty and staff.
ON THE CALENDAR
Reception: Women’s History Month speakers, poetry readings and live music, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. today, W. Dale Clark Library, 215 S. 15th St.
Book discussion: “O Pioneers!” by Willa Cather, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Millard Library, 13214 Westwood Lane.
Author presentation: Amy Forss, “Mildred Brown,” 6 p.m. Tuesday, Florence Library, 2920 Bondesson St.
Book discussion: Wednesday Bookworms, “I Am a Man; Chief Standing Bear’s Journey for Justice” by Joe Starita, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, the Bookworm, 87th and Pacific Streets.
Book sale: Friends of the Omaha Public Library, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Swanson Library, 9101 West Dodge Road.
Book discussion: Amiable Adult Readers Discussing Books Almost Always Read by Kids, “Where Things Come Back” by John Corey Whaley, 6 p.m. Thursday, the Bookworm.
Critique group: Nebraska Novelists, 7 p.m. Friday, Barnes & Noble at Crossroads Mall, 72nd and Dodge Streets.
Seminar: “When God and Cancer Meet” with author Lynn Eib, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Friday, West Hills Church, 3015 S. 82nd Ave.
Book discussion: Jane Austen Tea Society, “Oliver Twist” by Charles Dickens, 2 p.m. Saturday, Our Specialtea, 1630 Washington St., Blair, Neb. (RSVP by Thursday, call 402-426-2405)
— All events are open to the public and free.
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