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Webcasts Emily Drabinski

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Emily Drabinski

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Emily Drabinski

Leadership in the information professions can take on many forms. Join us to learn how Emily Drabinski, critical pedagogy librarian and liaison to the School of Labor and Urban Studies at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, approaches leadership through her service work to the profession and as an advocate for justice movements, organized labor, and gender and sexual difference in Library and Information Science.

This webcast is brought to you by the SJSU School of Information’s Leadership and Management Program Advisory Committee.

Webcasts Rebekkah Smith Aldrich

A Day in the Life of a Library Leader
Sustainable Thinking for the Future of Libraries

A Day in the Life of a Library Leader

Sustainability is now a core value of the profession but what does that actually mean? Get in on the ground floor of one of the most important issues facing our local and global communities with the co-chair of the American Library Association’s Special Task Force on Sustainability. From getting a better understanding of basic concepts such as “sustainable thinking” and the “triple bottom line” of sustainability to practical, applicable ideas in the field, this session will provide an introduction to help prepare you to become a leader on the topic of sustainability in your library and for your community. If not you, then who?

This free webcast is part of the 3rd Annual Leadership Series on pursuing a career in leadership as an information professional organized by the co-chairs of the iSchool’s Leadership and Management Program Advisory Committee, Drs. Susan Alman, Deborah Hicks, and Cheryl Stenstrom.  

Webcasts Tamika Barnes

Day in the Life of a Leader

Day in the Life of a Leader

Join us and and learn more about leadership and what it takes to be a leader. Tamika Barnes of the Perimeter Library Services at Georgia State University will talk about her career prior to her current role and why she pursued a leadership position. She’ll share the surprises, the responsibilities, and her advice for those on the path to leadership and management. Don’t miss this webcast opportunity to walk in the shoes of a leader. This webcast is brought to you by the SJSU School of Information’s Leadership and Management Program Advisory Committee.

Webcasts Kelvin Watson

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 4

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 4

Please join the co-chairs of the San José State University School of Information’s Leadership and  Management Program Advisory Committee, Drs. Susan Alman and Cheryl Stenstrom, at 10:00 a.m. PDT for the final webinar in a four-part series on pursuing a career in leadership as an information professional.

Each speaker will be sharing their perspective on the most important responsibilities and attitudes for leaders, as well as ways they suggest students can practice leadership skills while they’re still in grad school, or early in their careers.

This session will feature Kelvin Watson, the director of Broward County Libraries in Florida.

Webcasts Dr. Melissa Fraser-Arnott

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 3

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 3

Please join the co-chairs of the San José State University School of Information’s Leadership and Management Program Advisory Committee, Drs. Susan Alman and Cheryl Stenstrom, at 10:00 a.m. PDT for the third in a four-part series on pursuing a career in leadership as an information professional.

Each speaker will be sharing their perspective on the most important responsibilities and attitudes for leaders, as well as ways they suggest students can practice leadership skills while they’re still in grad school, or early in their careers.

This session will feature Dr. Melissa Fraser-Arnott, the chief of integrated library services at the Library of Parliament in Ottawa.

Webcasts Dr. Tracy Elliott

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 2

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 2

Please join the co-chairs of the San José State University School of Information’s Leadership and Management Program Advisory Committee, Drs. Susan Alman and Cheryl Stenstrom, at 10:00 a.m. PDT for the second in a four-part series on pursuing a career in leadership as an information professional.

Each speaker will be sharing their perspective on the most important responsibilities and attitudes for leaders, as well as ways they suggest students can practice leadership skills while they’re still in grad school, or early in their careers.

This session will feature Dr. Tracy Elliott, the university library dean at San José State University in California.

Webcasts Dana Vanzanten Heather Robinson

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 1

A Day in the Life of a Leader: Part 1

Please join the co-chairs of the iSchool’s Leadership & Management Program Advisory Committee, Drs. Susan Alman and Cheryl Stenstrom, at 10:00 a.m. PDT for the first in a four-part series on pursuing a career in leadership as an information professional.

Each speaker will be sharing their perspective on the most important responsibilities and attitudes for leaders, as well as ways they suggest students can practice leadership skills while they’re still in grad school, or early in their careers.

This session will feature Dana Vanzanten and Heather Robinson from the St. Thomas Public Library in Ontario, Canada.