All alumni classes and Homecoming visitors are invited to explore amazing technologies like virtual reality, 3D scanners and printers, laser cutters, and other tools that are changing the way we learn, teach, collaborate, and create knowledge.
UA Libraries Dean Shan Sutton is an academic library leader and among the first generation of Grateful Dead scholars. He will present, From Shakedown to Bear Down: How the Grateful Dead Embody the Innovative Spirit Driving Renovation at UA Libraries. This one-of-a-kind talk about Grateful Dead innovations illustrates how the band was constantly creating outside-the-box approaches to different elements of their work. This similar “maker” mindset is inspiring the reinvention of UA Libraries as a hub of student innovation through technology and renovation.
Maggie Melo, class of 2018, will be presented with the Top Library Cat Award.
Enjoy a free continental breakfast.
Questions or requests regarding disability-related accommodations should be directed to Margaret Verebelyi, email@example.com.