Upcoming Events: Summit, Sales, Meetings and AIDS Walk

St. Kate’s MLIS Summit Monday, April 30

MLIS Annual Summit on April 30: “The MLIS Annual Summit is our annual gathering of community members and program stakeholders. The theme of Innovation has been selected for this year’s Summit and will include a chance for participants to mingle with vendors and student poster presentations as well as hear from four different Innovate! [T]alks and a keynote on the theme of current innovations in the field of library and information science. We extend the invitation for the summit to the library and information community.”

(Via SCU MLIS Blog.)

St. Kate’s students: Book Sale for CHABS Library begins Tuesday, May 1st

Prof. Mary Wagner is giving away books; a donation of $1.00 per book is suggested. Contributions will go to the CHABS Library in Lusaka, Zambia.

Meeting Thursday, May 3rd

Please join us! 5pm CdC 362

We have a lot to discuss at our upcoming meeting and we’d love to see you there! Everyone is welcome.

Agenda Items

  • AIDS Walk Team Status and Fundraising (see below for more)
  • AIDS Walk – After-Picnic
  • Possible summer event
  • Kickoff events for beginning of next semester
  • Fundraiser for next semester
  • Assessment of Alternative Press and Collection Development panel event
  • Assessment, MLIS Summit
  • Transition of ownership of responsibility for Progressive Librarian journal distribution, etc
  • Set date for screenprinting of t-shirts, etc w/SCUPLG logo

MN Aids Walk Sunday, May 20th

All MLIS students, alumni, and faculty are welcome to join the team!

Haven’t joined the St. Kate’s MLIS AIDS Walk Team yet? It’s not too late!

To join the SCUPLG sponsored St. Kate’s MLIS group, visit the MN Aids Project website and make sure to specify that you are joining the “St. Kate’s MLIS” group when registering. Our team webpage will be tracking our progress!

Can’t make it? Donate and/or come to the after-picnic!

Visit our team webpage, select a team member to visit their personal page, and make a donation!

We are also planning a potluck after-picnic for after the walk. All MLIS students and faculty are welcome to attend. If you are not walking and are interested in helping plan or provide for the picnic, please come to our May 3rd meeting or e-mail us at progressive-at-stkate.edu. We look forward to hearing from you!