BCC to host authors on April 13

DUBLIN — Bladen Community College will welcome to campus Michael Alewine and Mark Canada, co-authors of the recently released “Introduction to Information Literacy for Students” on Thursday, April 13 at noon.

Alewine is the Outreach and Distance Education librarian at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke where he teaches information-literacy courses and research seminars. Alewine has published writings and presented workshops on information literacy, student learning and motivation, and teaching and learning in online environments.

Canada is vice chancellor for Academic Affairs and professor of English at Indiana University-Kokomo. A 2008 recipient of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors’ Award for Excellence in Teaching, Canada authored “Literature and Journalism in Antebellum America” (2011), and was the editor of “Literature and Journalism: Inspirations, Intersections, and Inventions from Ben Franklin to Stephen Colbert” (2013) and “Out of the West: Notes from Thomas Wolfe’s Final Western Journey” (2014).

The event takes place in the Student Resource Center (building 7) on the Dublin campus. The public is invited.

For more information, contact Joyce Bahhouth at 910-862-5540.