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Paul Martin Law Library

Open house to celebrate retirement of Helga Dienesch

An open house reception next week will celebrate the retirement of Helga Dienesch, secretary to the law librarian, after more than 17 years of service to the University of Windsor.

Dienesch began working at the University in 1994, after a career in banking and private industry.  She has worked for several campus departments, including psychology and the registrar’s office.

Friends and colleagues are invited to wish her well during an open house in the Faculty Lounge on the second floor of the law building on Thursday, May 16, from noon to 2 p.m.

Campus libraries extend hours of operation

The Leddy Library has begun round-the-clock operations to accommodate study for final exams.

The library will stay open from Sunday at 10 a.m. through Friday, until 2 a.m. Saturday. It will re-open Saturday at 10 a.m. and close at 2 a.m. that night, then re-open Sunday at 10 a.m.

The library will close at midnight Friday, April 26, and maintain the following schedule through its spring recess, which ends Sunday, May 5:

Campus libraries to reduce hours on Family Day

The Leddy Library will reduce its hours Monday, February 18, opening 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. in observance of the Family Day holiday. It will retain regular hours of operation through the remainder of Study Week.

The Paul Martin Law Library will close February 16 to 18; open 8:30 a.m. to 4:50 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday, February 19 to 21; close February 22 and 23; open 1 to 8:50 p.m. on Sunday, February 24; and resume regular hours of operation on Monday, February 25.

Law library extends hours for exam study

The Paul Martin Law Library will offer extended hours beginning this weekend for exam study.

Its weekend hours of operation will be:

  • Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m. to 8:50 p.m.
  • Friday, April 6, Closed for Good Friday
  • Saturday, April 7 and 14, 11 a.m. to 10:50 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 8 and 15, 1 to 11:50 p.m.

It will reduce hours of operation beginning Friday, April 20:

International students still seeking holiday hosts

Just a couple of days before the Thanksgiving weekend, Enrique Chacon is starting to worry about finding enough volunteers for the Host for the Holidays program.

He is one of the organizers of the program, which matches international students with Windsor families willing open their homes to share Thanksgiving dinner with a visitor from overseas.