Library News for October 2021

  • Posted: October 05, 2021
    A New Chapter for Associate Professor Gabriel Lugo and UNCW’s Randall Library

    A New Chapter for Associate Professor Gabriel Lugo and UNCW’s Randall Library

    For Gabriel Lugo, associate professor of mathematical sciences, publishing his book Differential Geometry in Physics marked a new chapter for both himself and William Madison Randall Library. Lugo’s book is the first to be published through UNCW.

    While serving as chair of the Faculty Assembly from 2016 to 2018, Lugo was introduced to John Sherer, the director of UNC Press. Sherer provided Lugo with an invaluable opportunity through which he could publish his work (Read More).

  • Posted: October 05, 2021
    IG Halloween Costume Contest 2021 (Students Only)

    Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story! 

    Randall Library invites students to participate in our annual IG Halloween Costume Contest. Share your Halloween costume along with your favorite book to enter for a chance to WIN an Amazon gift card!!!

    The top 3 winners with the most likes will win:

    First Place - $35.00
    Second Place - $30.00
    Third Place - $25.00


    • Follow Randall Library via Instagram @uncwlibrary**
    • Take a photo in your costume**
    • Share your photo and tag @uncwlibrary** anytime on October 31st
    • In the caption section, tell us about your costume, share the title of your favorite book, and use #RLHalloween2021**
    • Tag family, friends, and fellow students to get "likes"
    • The top 3 posts with the most "likes" on Nov. 1st by 11:59 PM EST will win an Amazon gift card
    •  Winners will be notified on Nov. 2nd via DM (direct message) with instructions on how to obtain their winnings
    • Must be a current UNCW student to participate
    • This contest is not affiliated with Instagram
    *all photos submission may be used for marketing and promotion for future Halloween costume contests.
    **if not included, you will be disqualified