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2014-2015 NCCU SLA STUDENT CHAPTER OFFICERS

PRESIDENT- Malikah Hall

The President’s duties shall be to preside over meetings, appoint and oversee organizational functions, and to act as the primary University and School of Library and Information Sciences.

VICE PRESIDENT- Dewayne Branch

The Vice President shall assist the President with her/his duties, preside over the organization in the President’s absence, and act as the primary School of Library and Information Sciences. liaison.

TREASURER- Janae Nash

The Treasurer shall receive and keep accurate records of all financial matters regarding the  NCCU Special Libraries Association Student Chapter.

SECRETARY- Constance Caddell

The Secretary shall record, keep, and make available copies of the meeting minutes, and dispatch correspondence related to the NCCU Special Libraries Association Student Chapter.

NC SLA ANNUAL BANQUET

If you haven’t seen it already, the registration for our year end celebration is now available:

As I mentioned we have limited space and can only accommodate 65, so be sure to register early.  Registration will close when we hit 65 or by October 31st,  whichever comes first.
Also, your credit card charge to PayPal will show NORTHCAROLI  , so don’t be alarmed when you see your statement.
I hope to see you at our celebration.

Come to Our Program on Presentations on February 20!

speech_2This coming Thursday, February 20,  Dr. Abdullahi will give a talk on how to improve your presentation skills! The information he’ll share will help us with class projects, interviews, and on the job! Come join us on Thursday at 5:00pm in Room 337, and learn how to get rid of those those public speaking butterflies!

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Spring 2014 Semester Events

Welcome back to NCCU SLIS for the Spring 2014 semester! We’d like to extend a special welcome to the new MLS and MIS students who have started this semester!

Come join us for our great line-up of activities this semester!

February

2/5/14: ALA Student Chapter Meeting, all students welcome! 5pm in Room 337

2/20/14: Program on How to Give Better Presentations by Dr. Ismail Abdullahi, 5pm in Room 337

March

3/5/14: Resume Workshop with Terry Hill, Tiffany Allen, and Rich Murry, 5pm in Room 337

3/21/14: ALA Student Chapter Dinner, 6pm at a local restaurant TBD

April

4/12/14: Tour of Hunt Library, NC State University, Raleigh, 10:30am

Next ALA Student Chapter Meeting: This Wednesday (9/18) at 5:15

Come join us for our next ALA Student Chapter meeting this coming Wednesday, September 18 at 5:15pm in Room 338, Shepard Library! We’ll be discussing new activities for theLibrary-books year ahead, so bring your ideas and get involved! It’s going to be a great year ahead!

Any questions? Leave a comment below or email one of the NCCU ALA Student Chapter Officers on the Chapter Officers page.

See you Wednesday!

Dinner at Satisfaction

Our last event of the semester, dinner at Satisfaction in Brightleaf Square in Durham, was last night. We had a small, but fun group, from a first semester student to a graduating “senior!”

George, Lesley, Beth, Nancy, Rebecca, and TIffanie at Satisfaction

We talked about yesterday’s research symposium, current classes with pending assignments, summer and fall classes, and graduation coming up on May 12, among many other things. A good time was had by all!

Save the Date! Last Dinner of the Semester on April 20!

Our last ALA Student Chapter activity of the semester will be dinner at Satisfaction in Brightleaf Square in Durham at 6:00PM on April 20!pizza_11Come on out and join us for good food and drinks (and great company!) in a fun, casual atmosphere! NCCU SLIS students and alums are all welcome. Satisfaction is known for their pizza and burgers, but they also have vegetarian items on the menu.

Brightleaf Square is at the corner of W. Main and Gregson Streets in Durham, and Satisfaction is in the building on the north side (closest to W. Main St.). The address for Satisfaction is 905 W. Main St, #37, Durham, NC, 27701.

We hope you’ll join us! RSVP on the Evite.

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