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Bruni, Frank.

Summary: Over the last few decades, Americans have turned college admissions into a terrifying and occasionally devastating process, preceded by test prep, tutors, all sorts of stratagems, all kinds of rankings, and a conviction among too many young people that their futures will be determined and their worth established by which schools say yes and which say no. That belief is wrong. It's cruel. And in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378 BRU

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 378.1 BRU

Styrke, Tove

Summary: Tove Styrke releases her third album 'Sway!' The album consists of 7 original tracks, plus a cover of Lorde's track "Liability" from her recent #1 ARIA Album "Melodrama."

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Sony Music Entertainment Australia 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK STY

Kallen, Stuart A.

Summary: "The student-led March For Our Lives movement, formed in the wake of the mass shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, captured widespread attention in 2018. The raw emotion and eloquence of these student activists have made a strong impression on the nation and the world. Many other students in cities and towns all across the country have taken on other causes. Whether...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReferencePoint Press 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 303 KAL

Pekar, Harvey.

Contents: SDS highlights / by Harvey Pekar ; art by Gary Dumm -- White boy narrative / by Mark Naison ; art by Gary Dumm -- My life in SDS / by Penelope Rosemont ; art by Gary Dumm -- "Fill-in" LeBlanc / by Paul LeBlanc and Paul Buhle ; art by Gary Dumm -- It's a long way to Hazard / story and art by Nick Thorkelson -- Cleveland ERAP project / by Alan Wald and Harvey Pekar ; art by Gary Dumm -- Join...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hill and Wang 2008

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 PEK

Willingham, Daniel T.

Contents: Why don't students like school? -- How can I teach students the skills they need when standardized tests require only facts? -- Why do students remember everything that's on television and forget everything I say? -- Why is it so hard for students to understand abstract ideas? -- Is drilling worth it? -- What's the secret to getting students to think like real scientists, mathematicians, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 2010

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1 available in Consider This, Call number: 370.1523 WIL

A Smith

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Lynn Music Corp. 1954

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Orcutt, Bill

Contents: Lip rich (4:46) -- Sad news from Korea (L. Hopkins) (2:50) -- Pocket underground (1:40) -- Too late to fly (6:49) -- My reckless parts (3:34) -- Street peaches (2:11) -- A new way to pay old debts (6:11) -- Cold ground (4:36) -- High waisted (3:23) -- Big ass nails (3:07) -- All the creatures of the ocean are alive (2:42) -- More salt (3:29) -- Chicken wing (4:22) -- Poor black math (1:25).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Editions Mego 2011

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK ORC

McEntire, Reba.

Contents: This is my prayer for you (3:39) -- I saw Mama kissing Santa Claus (3:42) -- One child, one day (3:30) -- Mary, did you know? (3:19) -- Up on the housetop (2:06) -- The angels sang (3:43) -- Santa Claus is coming to town (3:34) -- The secret of giving (3:54) -- This Christmas (3:50) -- 'Til the season comes 'round again (3:34).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Nashville 1999

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1 available in Sight and Sound Holiday Display, Call number: CD HOL MCE

Knight, Sarah

Summary: This "parody of Marie Kondo's bestseller The life-changing magic of tidying up, explains how to rid yourself of unwanted obligations, shame, and guilt--and give your f*cks instead to the people and things that make you happy."--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 817 KNI

Summary: An essential reference for funders, researchers, policymakers, reporters, fundraisers, and anyone with a stake in grantmaking. Informed by exclusive research and expert analysis, the reports are the definitive source for knowledge on U.S. foundations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Foundation Center 0000

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 361.7025 FOU

Fertig, Beth

Summary: Fertig tells the inspiring, heartbreaking stories of three young people as they struggle to learn to read before it is too late. At the same time, the author tells a story of great change in schools as teachers and parents question the meaning of education as never before.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 372.43 FER

Tucker, K. A. (Kathleen A.)

Summary: Life is a mixed bag for Piper Calloway. On the one hand, she's a twenty-nine-year-old VP at her dad's multibillion-dollar real estate development firm, and living the high single life with her two best friends in a swanky downtown penthouse. On the other hand, she's considered a pair of sexy legs in a male-dominated world and constantly has to prove her worth. Plus she's stuck seeing her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Paperbacks, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TUC

Doerrfeld, Cori

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Cooper is excited to help his grandmother by delivering honey at the annual Great Giving Festival, but one jar after another is ruined when he takes time to help his friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Heinzel, Kenneth A.

Summary: College students and recent grads: Want to nail the interview and get the job of your dreams? Read on. What you will learn in Private Notes of a Headhunter is as important as any course you've taken or will ever take: insider tips, tools and techniques tailored expressly to your needs ... information that will help give you an edge in one of the most challenging job search environments in many...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pythian House Publishing 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650 HEI

Theory of a Deadman (Musical group)

Contents: Black hole in your heart -- History of violence -- Affluenza -- Say nothing -- Strangers -- Ted Bundy -- World keeps spinning -- Quicksand -- White boy -- It's all good.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Manson, Mark

17 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be "positive" all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people. For decades, we've been told that positive thinking is the key to a happy, rich life. "F**k positivity," Mark Manson says. "Let's be honest, shit is f**ked and we have to live with it." In his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2016

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Niequist, Shauna

Summary: A collection of essays that focuses on the most important transformation in Niequist's life: leaving behind busyness and frantic living and rediscovering the person you were made to be.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248 NIE

Winters, John J.

Summary: With more than 55 plays to his credit, including the 1979 Pulitzer Prize-winning Buried Child, Sam Shepard’s impact on American theater ranks with the greatest playwrights of the past half-century. Critics have enthused that he “forged a whole new kind of American play,” while younger playwrights venerate him – Suzan Lori Parks, herself a Pulitzer winner, calls Shepard her “gorgeous north...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SHEPARD, SAM SHE

Summary: Staging a successful play takes time, energy, and wisely used resources-whether the production is on Broadway or at a high school. This program shows how to select an appropriate script for a student theater group and produce the play in an organized, efficient manner. Viewers receive information on casting, planning and conducting rehearsals, and how to utilize the strengths and limitations of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Gurwitch, Annabelle.

Summary: A hilarious and ultimately moving memoir, "You Say Tomato, I Say Shut Up" tells about one couple's reliance on complaining, co-dependence, and a healthy supply of Pinot Noir to keep their marriage and sanity intact.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.81 GUR

A J Lerner F Loewe

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Chappell 1957

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Summary: Frequent and regular assessment of student progress is an effective method for driving schools towards equity and academic excellence. This program focuses on how student assessment data can be used to evaluate and improve instructional priorities and strategies, to communicate high expectations, and to involve parents and the community in a school's efforts.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Turabian, Kate L.

Summary: When Kate Turabian first put her famous guidelines to paper, she could hardly have imagined the world in which today's students would be conducting research. Yet while the ways in which we research and compose papers may have changed, fundamentals remain the same: writers need to have a strong research question, construct an evidence-based argument, cite their sources, and structure their work...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The University of Chicago Press 2018

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 808.06 TUR

Niequist, Shauna

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A collection of essays that focuses on the journey from frantic and tired to connected and free and encourages readers to experience the unconditional love of God in a way that sets them free from the pressure to perform and to maintain an image of perfection"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 248 NIE

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