Librarian of Congress and the Library Olympics

Librarian of Congress and the Library Olympics

This week, Aug. 14-20, 2016, people, like the newly appointed Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, may be taking note of an Olympic event other than the one in Rio de Janeiro – the Library Olympics. This summer, the librarians at the University of Dayton came together for their second annual Library Olympics. Events included the Journal […]

Shooting in Washington D.C. Locks Down White House [Updated]

Shooting in Washington D.C. Locks Down White House [Updated]

On May 20, 2016, at 3:28 p.m. EDT, “The Washington Post” reported a shooting that resulted in the White House being locked down occurred shortly after 2:00 p.m. The U.S. Park Police sent out a tweet stating one person was shot. A representative for the D.C. Fire and EMS Department indicated the unidentified victim was in […]

Shooting at Capitol Building in Washington D.C. Bystander Wounded

Shooting at Capitol Building in Washington D.C. Bystander Wounded

According to NBC News, on March 28, 2016, at 3:09 p.m. EDT, shots were fired in the visitor center at the United States Capitol building in Washington D.C. As a result, the Capitol complex was locked down. All Congress members, staff and tourists were told to “shelter in place.” One witness explained to CNN Live […]

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