Adult Events

Impresora 3D en acción!

¿Estas interesado en saber cómo funciona la impresora 3D de la Biblioteca? Ven a la Biblioteca y aprende como utilizar programas de diseño tridimensional para crear tus propios modelos 3D. La clase comenzará con una demostración de impresión en 3D y no se necesita registrar para atender al evento.

Terra Blight (Film Screening)

Terra Blight is a 55-minute documentary exploring America’s consumption of computers and the hazardous waste we create in pursuit of the latest technology.

Terra Blight traces the life cycle of computers from creation to disposal and juxtaposes the disparate worlds that have computers as their center. From a 13-year-old Ghanaian who smashes obsolete monitors to salvage copper to a 3,000-person video game party in Texas, Terra Blight examines the unseen realities of one of the most ubiquitous toxic wastes on our planet.

Eric Lugosch Guitar

Eric Lugosch is a National Fingerpicking Champion who captivates acoustic guitar connoisseurs and fascinates lovers of jazz, R&B, blues and ragtime. This program will include traditional American music from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Meet The Author - Justin Peters, "The Idealist"

Justin Peters discusses his book, "The Idealist: Aaron Swartz and the Rise of Free Culture on the Internet." Aaron Swartz, an advocate for the free exchange of ideas and scholarly materials online, committed suicide in 2013 after being indicted for illegally downloading millions of academic articles from JSTOR, a nonprofit online database, from the campus of MIT. Slate correspondent Peters renders Swartz’s lifelong activism for free culture, from helping to develop Creative Commons and Reddit as a teenager to his early death and posthumous status as a cultural icon.

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