Year of Europe
UK Libraries participated in Year of Europe with a program, three exhibits, one virtual exhibit, and a program with a food tasting event. Some of these events were done in partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences.
|Flags in the Atrium
The Year of Europe featured both member
and non member European Union Countries.
Flags were displayed in the Young Library
Atrium for all of the countries featured during
the Year of Europe.
Flag Key fall semester
Flag Key spring semester
|Europe Through the Lens: A Festival of
Contemporary European Films
The UK Libraries Audio/Visual Services, the College of
Arts and Sciences and graduate student Zach Lamb
partnered to present twelve acclaimed European
films in a series called "Europe Through the Lens".
The movies wereproduced in various European countries and each
movie was introduced by a faculty member with
an area of expertise in that country.
Guide on the movies presented
Exhibit of posters created by Zach Lamb
|The Journey to Modern Europe:
the Evolution of the
This exhibit chronicles the evolution
of the idea of a unified Europe. While the European Union (EU)
became a political reality with the signing of the
Maastricht Treaty in 1992, the notion of the EU began at the
end of the World War I.