Month: April 2020

Faculty Retreat

Hey all – I’m in our End of Term Faculty Retreat in Zoom the next two days. If anyone needs anything – email me or Zoom IM me. I hope everyone is well! Remember: Director’s Brief is due anytime up to May 3rd. (Message if you need extra time.) Your Symposium entry should be posted […]

Essay at CIRI Blog

Hey all – Dr. Lili Luo asked me to write up a piece about my book Wholehearted Librarianship. Take a look if you would like: Wholehearted Librarianship during the Pandemic We are discussing these changes in my classes. The landscape will surely be different on the other side of the pandemic, but I know for […]

Please Share Your Thoughts: SOTES

Greetings all. I would appreciate your feedback and participation in Student Opinion of Teaching Effectiveness (SOTEs). It is helpful to me and to our school. As of this week, the SOTE/SOLATE teaching evaluations are open for students to take. This semester all courses will be evaluated through MyCoursEval. Please inform your students that they can […]

Hyperlinked Job Description – Creativity!

This one popped up in early summer 2018 here in Michigan. What do you think? CLASSIFICATION: Librarian (ET. – 40 hours) POSITION TITLE: Creative Services Librarian REPORTS TO: Adult Services and Reference, Department Head POSITION SUMMARY: The Creative Services Librarian manages, develops and delivers innovative programming in a creative environment. Utilizes hands-on training and collaboration […]

Welcome to “Keep Calm & Reflect” Week

Greetings all! We interrupt our regularly scheduled program for a special “Keep Calm & Reflect” Week. Use the time to work on your Director’s Brief or whatever you’d like. Action Items: Breathe. Meditate. Take a walk if possible. Kudos on the incredible reflection blogging you all have done! I just finished grading all submitted blogs… […]

Class Social Hour Thoughts?

Hello all – I want to schedule one more informal social time at the end of the semester. What works best for you all? I want to get a sense of who could or would like to attend. I am thinking Saturday the 9th or Sunday the 10th in the afternoon PT? How would that […]