Shelby Knox speaks at Suffolk County Community College, March 26, 2014 Susan Wood, Media & Reader Services Librarian: Last fall term, I was invited by faculty members in Sociology and in Counseling & Advising to help plan a series of screenings of feminist documentaries on our campus in conjunction with several student organizations. I was excited to get involved with feminist programming and to have found an opportunity to promote the Libraries’ Media.. Read More
CFP: for short essays (1-2 pages) on various aspects of women’s experience in Second Life. Go here for more info.
Please join your fellow WSS members this Saturday, July 11 from 6:00-8:00pm-ish at BIN 36 wine bar (339 N. Dearborn near the House of Blues) for great conversation, delish appetizers, and all-around good times. We’ll be walking up there as a group after the General Membership Forum, but feel free to drop by as your schedule allows. For our other events and meetings in Chicago, please see our conference information web page.
Diedre Conkling has set up a Facebook page for the Feminist Task Force. Become a Facebook member and join the FTF!
The ACRL Budget and Finance Committee (B&F) has asked individual Sections to consider the following: “…whether a printed section newsletter is still vital to your section membership. The B &F realize that a number of the sections are already making the newsletter available electronically. One suggestion to trim the budget was to ask sections if having a print fall newsletter and then transitioning to an electronic newsletter in the spring would support section.. Read More
Are you heading to Annual? Interested in adding a service publication to your cv? Help out the Section by reporting on events in Chicago this summer. The WSS Newsletter editors are looking for people to write on or take photos at the following conference events: WSS Program/Awards Ceremony WSS Poster Session WSS Social If you are interested in writing on these events, or any other WSS events or issues, please contact Julie Biando .. Read More
Are you interested in making the most out of your WSS membership? Would you like to add an important service opportunity to your cv? Does the thought of meeting more of the wonderful members of our Section and helping to keep them up-to-date on and engaged in WSS issues appeal to you? Then look no further — the WSS Newsletter is looking for a new Assistant Editor WSS Newsletter Editor needed for two.. Read More