Commemorated since 1987, this month attempts to raise awareness of efforts to end violence, especially against women and children. Come check out items at the Todd Library concerning this major problem, whether it be for a research paper or to gain personal knowledge of the issues involved.
President Dwight Eisenhower signed a proclamation admitting Hawaii to the Union after the Hawaiian residents approved the statehood bill by a huge vote margin in June. It became a state on August 21, 1959. Come check out some history of our great 50th state.