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Call for Posters – SLA 2012 in Chicago

Jumping over the Candlestick: Individual and Institutional Efforts to Be Nimble and Quick in an Interconnected World
Poster session hosted by the Academic; Education; Museums, Arts, & Humanities; and Social Science Divisions of SLA

Proposals should focus on the ways information professionals and/or their institutions are staying agile in today’s open world economy. Case studies, research, and innovative ideas for the future are all welcome.

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SLA Academic Division Award Deadline – 1 April

Stacey Greenwell Outstanding Division Member Award
The Stacey Greenwell Outstanding Division Member Award recognizes a member for a notable or important contribution to the Academic Division. It is named in honor of Stacey Greenwell, founder and first Chair of the Academic Division in 2009.

Award
The award is presented during the Academic Library Division Business Meeting at the Special Libraries Association (SLA) Annual Conference. The winner is also recognized through the Academic Division’s various public relations outlets.

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2012 SLA DLDP Award Applications Due 11 April

Interested in becoming more involved in SLA national at leadership level?
See this great award opportunity.

SLA DLDP Award Applications due 11 April 2012

The SLA Diversity Leadership Development Program (DLDP) Award aims to accelerate the advancement and visibility of members who represent a diverse population of the Association by mentoring them for more leadership opportunities within SLA, to ensure that the Association remains vital, relevant, and representative of its diverse membership.

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Call for posters – SLA Chicago B&F and CUBL Divisions

Attending SLA in Chicago this July? Consider submitting a poster for the CUBL Poster Session. Help your career while sharing your knowledge! The poster session has been called “the event of the conference” and “a no-miss for me” by your colleagues. Sign up today!

Theme: Agility in Business Librarianship
Location: 2012 SLA Annual Conference – Chicago, IL
Date/Time: Monday July 16th – 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Deadline for submissions: 12 March 2012

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2011 UNYSLA Award Winners

Our chapter is able to present two awards to worthy members each year: the Chapter Merit Award and the Student Merit Award.  At the recent Fall Meeting (October 14, 2011 at the Inn Complete in Syracuse, NY). I had the honor of presenting Jill Hurst-Wahl with the Chapter Merit Award and Alison Starkey with the Student Merit Award.

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Have you voted SLA elections yet?

Voting is open!  SLA members vote for the President-Elect, Chapter Cabinet Chair-Elect, Division Cabinet Chair-Elect, and Directors.  Find out more about the candidates on the SLA website.

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How to know what the SLA Board of Director is working on

The SLA Board of Directors meet in person at the Leadership Summit and at the Annual Conference.  During the other months, the Board meets by conference call.  The agenda for each meeting is placed on the SLA web site prior to the conference call and members are encouraged share their thoughts, comments, ideas or concerns with SLA Board of Directors by contacting a board member (like me) or by sending an email to board@sla.org.

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Quick Wrap-up of the SLA Annual Conference

Before the Info-Expo OpenedNearly two fortnights ago, the SLA Annual Conference wrapped up in Philadelphia.  4,301 people attended the conference, including members, vendors, etc.  This was more than the number of people that attended the conference in New Orleans and increased the energy of the conference.  (Note: 1,116 members registered for the entire conference.  139 members registered for only one day.  Additional members attended as vendors or attended a CE only.)

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Get Involved with UNYSLA!

There are several ways to get involved including conference planning, board positions, networking events, and so much more! Send any inquiries to anyone listed on our About page or fill out our Contact Us form.

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