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WGSS Social at Midwinter

The WGSS Membership Committee is sponsoring a social at this year’s ALA Midwinter! This is a fun way to connect with section members outside the formal meeting spaces and conference calls of ALA. Please join your fellow WGSSers for good conversation, food, and drink on Saturday, January 25. Here are the details: Saturday, January 25 5:30 […]

Save the Date for the WGSS Discussion at Midwinter

If you haven’t already seen it, the ALA Midwinter 2014 schedule is up. Mark your calendars for Sunday, January 26 at 10:30 a.m. in the Marriott (Franklin 09).  More information about the WGSS Discussion Group topic and the Social will follow, so stay tuned.

“Out of the Library and into the Community: Academic Librarians and Community Engagement” at the ALA Annual Conference

The ACRL Women & Gender Studies Section (WGSS) will be presenting “Out of the Library and into the Community: Academic Librarians and Community Engagement“ at the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago on Monday, July 1, 8:30am to 10am. Conversations about democracy, information access, and information distribution within communities continue to gain momentum in both academia […]

WGSS Social at ACRL

Headed to Indianapolis for ACRL? Join the members of the Women & Gender Studies Section for an evening of food, drink, and good conversation! Thursday, April 11th 6:30-8:30pm Slippery Noodle Inn We hope to see you there!

Summer Announcements

Midwinter 2013 (Seattle) WGSS Meetings to be held online: 2013 Midwinter WGSS committee meetings (including Executive) will be conducted online  The WGSS sponsored discussion group, to be convened by Vice-Chair Heather Tompkins, will be the one WGSS Midwinter event held onsite in Seattle. We will have our usual face to face meetings, events and our […]

WGSS Events @ Annual

WGSS Meeting Schedule for the 2012 ALA Annual Meeting Anaheim, CA Date Time Meeting name Location Saturday June 23 1:30-3:30 Introduction to Women’s Issues Hilton Anaheim Laguna B 4:00-5:30 General Membership Forum Disneyland Hotel Castle C 6:00-8:00 WGSS Social TBD Sunday June 24 8:00-10:00 Conference Program Planning 2012 Disneyland Hotel Explorer 8:00-10:00 Conference Program Planning […]

WGSS Midwinter meetings–room assignments

Here is the 2012 Midwinter Meeting schedule (Dallas, 1/20-1/24), with room assignments. There will be an offsite social on Saturday night at 6pm, location tba. Thanks to Megan Griffin, our section name abbreviation is now updated to WGSS  in the schedule!

WGSS meetings, event and program schedule for 2011 ALA Annual!