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2022 ULS Candidate for Vice-Chair Elect – Nancy Gibson

Nancy Gibson is a candidate for ULS Vice-Chair Elect. Read this interview to learn more about Nancy’s goals for the section if elected to the position.

2022 ULS Candidate for Member-at-Large: Yang Wu

Yang Wu is one of three candidates for ULS Member-at-Large. Read this interview to learn more about Yang’s goals for the section if elected to the position.

2022 ULS Candidate for Member-at-Large: Meggan Press

Meggan Press is one of three candidates for ULS Member-at-Large. Read this interview to learn more about Meggan’s goals for the section if elected to the position.

2022 ULS Candidate for Member-at-Large: Melissa Johnson

Melissa Johnson is one of three candidates for ULS Member-at-Large. Read this interview to learn more about Melissa’s goals for the section if elected to the position.

2022 ULS Candidate for Vice-Chair Elect – Laura Gariepy

Laura Gariepy is a candidate for ULS Vice-Chair-Elect. Read this interview to learn more about Laura’s goals for the section if elected to the position.

2022 ULS-Sponsored Emerging Leader: Caterina Reed

Once again ULS is proud to sponsor an emerging leader. This year the section is sponsoring, Caterina Reed, in partnership with the Distance and Online Learning Section (DOLS). The Emerging Leaders program is a leadership development program for no more than 50 newer library workers per year that provides participants with the opportunity to work with a team to complete a 6-month project proposed by an ALA unit. Each team will present the results of their project at the ALA Annual Conference.

ULS Outstanding Professional Development Award Interview: The Editorial Team of LibParlor

Nimisha Bhat, Hailley Fargo, Chelsea Heinbach, and Charissa Powell, members of the editorial team for the professional development blog LibParlor, are the 2021 recipients of the ACRL ULS Outstanding Professional Development Award. Sponsored by Library Juice Academy, the $1,000 award recognizes librarians, archivists or curators whose contributions to providing professional development opportunities for librarians have been especially noteworthy or influential. The team was selected for their efforts to create and promote an online community of practice for librarians.

Mary Anne Hansen Outstanding Professional Development Award 2020

ULS Outstanding Professional Development Award Interview: Mary Anne Hansen

Mary Anne Hansen, Tribal College Librarians Institute Coordinator, is the 2020 recipient of the ACRL ULS Outstanding Professional Development Award. Sponsored by Library Juice Academy, the $1,000 award recognizes librarians, archivists or curators whose contributions to providing professional development opportunities for librarians have been especially noteworthy or influential. The Mary...

2020 ULS Candidate for Member-At-Large: Annie Zeidman-Karpinski

Tell us more about yourself and how you became an academic librarian. After many years of graduate school in geography, but leaving without a Ph.D. I worked as a researcher for several activist labor unions, then for a non-profit internet service provider and finally in Q/A for an search provider....

2020 ULS Candidate for Member-At-Large: Mea Warren

Tell us more about yourself and how you became an academic librarian. I am the Natural Sciences and Mathematics Librarian at the University of Houston, and have been here since I graduated from UNC Chapel Hill with my MSLS in 2015. I’m one of those science librarians who have definitely...