Hey all – @mjostock asked me to share this with you all. I have to say this type of experience as part of your LIS education can be helpful. You may decide you want to play an active role in ALA as a professional: committees, working groups, etc.
The ALA Student Chapter at SJSU is holding elections for officers for their next Board! Create programs and events to interest your classmates. Gain leadership skills. Boost your resume. Get competency evidence for your ePortfolio. Most importantly: Have fun and make some new friends! Want to get more insight about Board roles & responsibilities? Join us on April 20 @ 6 pm PST to get your questions answered! Login here: http://bit.ly/2oVqS69 If you’re ready to go for it, submit your nomination by May 2: Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the position name, your photo, and your reasons for running. Voting will take place May 3 and election results will be announced May 11. Good luck!
Image: ALA Midwinter Seattle 2013 🙂