Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Meeting Dates for Fall 2013!

Our first meeting for the ALA Student Chapter will be this Thursday, September 12 in CdC 20 from 5 to 5:45!

We will be introducing new students to the organization, going over events for the semester, and meeting with the PLG to talk about the UnConference.  As always, there will be food!

So that you can mark your calendars, here are the meeting dates for the rest of the semester:

Sept 12
Sept 26
Oct 9 (yes, this is a Wednesday)
Oct 24
Nov 14
Nov 21
Dec 12

Also, don't forget about Unshelved on October 12!

See you Thursday!

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Join us in the Alphabet Forest at the MN State Fair!

For the second year, St. Kate's MLIS students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends are getting our name out there and promoting literacy by volunteering in the Alphabet Forest at the MN State Fair.  This year we are volunteering on Thursday, August 29.

Volunteer shifts are 2.5 - 3 hours, and volunteering gets you free admission to the fair.  All are welcome, so grab a friend, partner, family member, or any other friendly face to join you, and head over to the Sign Up Page for more information and to grab a time slot!

Hope to see you there!

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Spring Semester Meetings and Events!

We'll be at the MLIS Social Hour (in the hallway between CDC 17 and 20) February 6th from 5-5:45pm! Come chat with us over refreshments and learn about upcoming events.

Join us for meetings in CDC 20 from 5-5:45pm!
February: 20th and 27th
March: 13
April: 10, 17, 24
May: 8, 15


  1. RefWorks Presentation during the February 27th Meeting with Kathryn Zielski
  2. Job Shadow at St. Mary's University Library with Director of Library Services Rachel McGee, Saturday, March 2nd 
  3. Minnesota Legislative Training Monday, March 4th 5-8PM CDC 17
  4. Minnesota Library Legislative Day Wednesday, March 6th (time TBD)
  5. Job Shadow at the Hennepin History Museum with Archivist Susan Larson-Fleming Thursday, March 7th 
  6. Shadow Tour with Emily Asch with Job Shadow sign-up with subject specific librarians after! Wednesday, April 17th from 5-5:45PM in CDC 128. See our Flyer below for more details....
  7. Panel discussion with new LIS professionals! Panelists include: Karen Hogan, Emily Prebich, Louann Terveer, and Sara Zettervall! Monday, April 22nd from 7-8:30pm in CDC 17. See our Flyer below for more details...

--Currently scheduling trainings & Job Shadow events. Check back for additions--

No need to be a member of ALA to join and get involved at the St. Kate's Student Chapter ALA!!! ALL St. Kate's LIS Students are welcome!