Interested in authentic Austrian cooking? What about interesting tales of immigration? Please join us at the UW-Baraboo/Sauk County Library as author Genevieve Davis reads from her book Fanni’s Viennese Kitchen on Monday, November 3rd at 5:30 p.m.
Fanni’s Viennese Kitchen
Fanni’s Viennese Kitchen includes authentic recipes from Vienna. This book also includes stories on why Fanni sailed to America from Vienna in 1921, along with stories about how Fanni got her family through the Great Depression with her cooking!
Genevieve Davis is also the author of Secret Life, Secret Death. According to IMDb, Davis produced, wrote, directed, and designed the movie version of Secret Life, Secret Death on her own. Davis enjoys reenacting historical events such as Civil War events, medieval festivals, and 16th century Scottish events. Davis is also a professional artist.
George Papakis received his PhD in Urban Studies at UW-Milwaukee. He earned the Scott Greer Award for Outstanding Urban Research on the paper he wrote entitled, The Sobering Realities of the 2004 Olympics: Fiscal Crisis and the Privatization of Land. This fall, he plans to return to Greece to work on the issues highlighted by his research.
Papakis focuses his research on urban governance, globalization, and economic restructuring in Athens, Greece. During his lecture he expanded on each of this topics. If you’re a person who enjoys learning about the political and economical history of land use, and urban planning of Athens, then this is the lecture for you!
Neebo (our newly contracted bookstore service) will be on campus the week before classes start as well as the first week of classes. So, if you haven’t purchased your materials yet, you will be able to do it in person. They will be set up in the group discussion area of the library (come in the front doors, walk past the reference desk and turn left) they’ll be set up just outside of the big computer lab. Of course, you can still go to the online store to see what materials are required for your course by going to the website: http://www.neebo.com/uw-baraboo
If you are going to purchase your textbooks through financial aid, you will need to fill out this form and return it to the business office so they can let Neebo know.
Looking for a great place to work next semester? We have some openings in the library for student employment! Oh yeah, you KNOW it’s the best place to work on campus – come and be a part of our awesome team! Here is the link http://baraboo.uwc.edu/admissions/paying/student-employment for more information…