Subject: Important dates in the NCCU Academic Calendar for spring 2018

  • March 7 (Wednesday): Last day for graduate students to withdraw from a class with a grade of WC or from the university with a W grade
The link to NCCU Official Course Withdrawal Form: here.
If you are a distance education student and want to withdraw from a course or courses, you may submit your email request to the Extended Studies at disted@nccu.edu without using the form.
  •  March 19 (Monday): Registration opens for summer sessions and fall 2018

Faculty advisors will reach out to students via GradesFirst.to schedule advising sessions.  If students do not hear from the advisors              around that date, please contact them directly or send an email to Dr. EunYoung Yoo-Lee at eunyoung@nccu.edu.

Please refer to the NCCU Academic Calendar, 2017-2018 for additional important dates at http://www.nccu.edu/formsdocs/proxy.cfm?file_id=3548.

Job Posting for Duke University Libraries

Interlibrary Requests Assistant, Senior2018-02-20

Application
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  An electronic resume, cover letter, and list of references should be submitted at: https://hr.duke.edu/careers/apply.  Refer to requisition # 401385928.
 

 

Part-Time History Jobs in Durham

Both positions are great for students and young professionals who are looking to get experience in the public history, museum studies, or humanities fields. These are historic interpreter positions based at West Point on the Eno Park, a 404-acre historic and natural park is located 6 miles north of downtown Durham on Roxboro Road.

The applications for both positions must be submitted by March 2nd, and I am anticipating folks getting started in late April or early May. Employees will primarily work Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Positions and Descriptions:

–          Historic Mill Interpreter (link to application portal): This position will lead public tours of a water-powered gristmill, grind corn and wheat for interpretive purposes, and perform some maintenance on the mill’s machinery. In addition, this position will operate the gift shop, and may assist with educational programming, special events, and a variety of other duties at West Point on the Eno Park, and occasionally Leigh Farm Park.

–          Historic Site Interpreter (link to application portal): This position will lead public tours of historic buildings and the park, assist with educational programming, staff special events, and a variety of other duties at West Point on the Eno Park and/or Leigh Farm Park.

Society of American Archivists’ (SAA) Mosaic Scholarship is currently open, with a deadline of February 28, 2018

The Mosaic Scholarship was established to provide financial and mentoring support to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival science, to encourage students to pursue careers in archives, and to promote the diversification of the American archival profession. The award is given to applicants who demonstrate excellent potential for scholastic and personal achievement and who manifest a commitment both to the archival profession and to advancing diversity concerns within it.
 
Up to two scholarships of $5,000 each will be awarded, contingent on available funds. In addition, each scholarship recipient receives a one-year complimentary membership to SAA and complimentary registration to the Society’s Annual Meeting for the year in which the scholarship was received.
 
For more information on the scholarship, eligibility requirements and application instructions, please visit: http://www2.archivists.org/governance/handbook/section12-mosaic.  Click here to apply!

 

District of Columbia Public School Library Programs

DCPS is are currently hiring Library Media Specialists 

Here is the link to the position: https://dcps.secure.force.com/ts2__JobDetails?jobId=a0x0P00000CB3ujQAD&tSource=

New field experience opportunities at Duke University Libraries

New field experience opportunities at Duke University Libraries

Fri 2/16/2018 12:08 PMPeterson, Gabriel M

New field experience opportunities are  available in Technical Services at Duke, and it involves copy cataloging.  
 There’s another field experience opportunity related to metadata on a broader level, but also in Technical Services. 
 You may want to use this opportunity as course credits for a practicum in the summer or fall. If you want to do it in spring 2018, you can do it as an non-credit experience.If you are interested, please contact Lesley Looper (MLS 2015). See the contact information below. 
 Lesley Looper, Team Lead, Shelf Preparation Section
Duke University Libraries
919-660-6935
lesley.looper@duke.edu

Intern position at Duke University Libraries

Assistant Professor Digital Reference Interlibrary Services Librarian Job Duties2 Intern position at Duke University Libraries-2018-02-16