"A good life is a collection of happy moments." -- Denis Waitley This week, a few of us from the Regina Library had the good fortune to once again meet with the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary. As we did in March (see our previous post Time to Remember), we brought photos from the… Continue reading Reminiscing…and More Mystery Photos
"Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription." – Val Saintsbury In 1983, Rivier collaborated with St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua to establish a Nursing Program on campus. Since then, our excellent Nursing Department has consistently prepared its graduates for one of the most challenging professions in existence. We are exceedingly proud of our… Continue reading Celebrating Nurses Week
"Preserve your memories, keep them well. What you forget, you can never retell." -- Louisa May Alcott The Rivier community lost an extraordinary person this past week: Sister Lorraine Arsenault, pm passed away on April 13. Sister Lorraine was an integral part of not only the Rivier campus, but of the greater Nashua community as well. … Continue reading Remembering Sister Lorraine
"The very existence of libraries affords the best evidence that we may yet have hope for the future of man." —T.S. Eliot We think National Library Week is something worth celebrating--and to do so, we thought we'd share a few library-related photos from the Archives: The first library on Rivier's Nashua campus was in Florence… Continue reading Happy National Library Week!
"Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory." --Dr. Seuss Have you ever found some old photos with no information on them, and wished you could ask someone about them? Well, last Friday, several of us from the Regina Library were fortunate enough to have just that experience,… Continue reading Time to Remember
"Leadership and Learning are indispensable to each other." -- John. F. Kennedy We have been honoring our Presidents in some way every February since the 19th century (if you're so inclined, you can learn more about the holiday's history here). Presidents Day 2019 is this upcoming Monday; in honor of the day, we thought we'd share… Continue reading Presidents Day
Enjoy some photos of the Blizzard of 1978 on the Rivier campus!
"Respect your parents. They graduated without Google." -- Unknown It's the end of Exam Week, and most of our students are either finished for the semester, or nearly so. We trust that our students did their very best and experienced a minimum of stress. At the Regina Library, our services and resources are always available… Continue reading Research, Old-School Style
"Christmas...is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it's Christmas." -- Dale EvansIt is December, and Rivier's Regina Library is beautifully decorated for the holidays. One of our most special decorations is our crèche nativity set, which is on display in our first floor sitting area. There is a story behind… Continue reading A Christmas Gift
"The light of winter is the poetry of patience" -- Monika Minder Today is the last day of November. For many of us, the holiday season has begun in earnest; unless we're careful, we can find ourselves overwhelmed with the activities of the season. Therefore, on the eve of December 1st, we thought you might… Continue reading Goodbye November, Welcome December.