As our keynote speaker, Howard Rheingold, will be speaking about virtual communities and other new modes of communication, UALC committee discussions, group discussions by topic, as well as UALC panelists addressing Howard’s comments, will discuss these concepts as they relate to libraries, in general, and to UALC libraries and the UALC consortium, in particular.
Small Group Discussions by Committee:
The Professional Development committee will not be meeting as a group, but will instead assist the other small groups in facilitating their own discussions.
|Mavis Molto; (Erminia Chao)|
|Maria Hunt; (Emily Paladino)|
|Kenning Artlitsch; (Jon Ostler)|
|John Bramble; (Ellen Bonadurer)|
|Richard Eissinger; (Jeanne Le Ber)|
|Susan Brusik; (Linda Stephenson)|
|Ruth Hanson; (Nancy Lombardo)|
Committee conversations will focus on our [individual and collective] future roles in libraries, and tackle ‘big picture’ practical, theoretical questions such as:
Small Group Discussions by Topic:
|Group Facilitator: Vik Brown|
|Group Facilitator: Jeanne LeBer|
|Group Facilitator: Jan Robertson|
|Group Facilitator: Mat Nickerson|
|Group Facilitator: Nancy Lombardo|
|Group Facilitator: Jeff Belliston|
|Group Facilitator: John Bramble|
Panel of experts commenting on Howard Rheingold’s presentation, so far includes:
Kenning Arlitsch, Martha Talman, Tom Wright, Constance Lundberg, and Nancy Lombardo.
*Note: additional information will be added to this page as it becomes available.