film resources

First Time Out: Academy Awards for Directorial Debuts

  With 2017’s Get Out earning four Oscar nominations (Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay) and winning the Best Original Screenplay award for first-time writer-director Jordan Peele, the Academy is showing a resolute appreciation for original storytelling and biting cinematic satire. Jordan Peele is best known for his work on the Comedy […]

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Get Fit with…the Library?

It’s a New Year! If exercising more is one of your resolutions, the HPU Libraries are here to assist you with your workout goals. We have a collection of exercise DVD’s located on the 1st floor of Smith Library. There are a variety of different kinds of workouts, from Pilates to Karate. There’s something for […]

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Be a Lifelong Learner: Take the 14-day Learn Harder Challenge!

If someone asked you “what are you learning in college?” you may respond with ‘subject knowledge’ or ‘writing skills,’ or ‘making coffee without a coffee maker.’ Can a college education help you fix your car? Manage your money? Learn a new skill, like playing piano? In fact, it can—by teaching you how to ask questions, […]

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Film Society: Fall 2016 Films

The Film Society meets every Wednesday at 7:00pm in Smith Library Lecture Room 2, to watch films, discuss, and enrich our understanding of history, culture, and art through the lens of cinema’s greatest storytellers. All HPU students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend. This semester we have a number of entertaining and culturally significant […]

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