Category: Events

Category: Events

Chicago Young Adult Book Festival – April 14, 2018
March 13, 2018 Events Elise

The Book Cellar located in Chicago’s Lincoln Square is hosting a Chicago Young Adult Book Festival on April 14, 2018.   The event will be held at Hamilton Elementary School in Chicago. The event is FREE and includes panel discussions with YA authors and book signings.   Check out the link for additional details!

Follett Representatives Speaking in LIS 725 – All Are Welcome!
March 1, 2018 Events Elise

Follett representatives are coming to speak with  LIS 725 on Tuesday March 20 at 6:00 pm. The focus is on new standards and they will be examining the “Curate” foundation using Destiny Collections features. Located in Lewis 306 or 308.

ISLMA Looking for October Conference Interns
August 31, 2017 Events Elise

ISLMA is excited about their upcoming conference in Springfield on October 20-21. As you know they offer a student registration fee to entice those taking classes with the chance to attend at a discounted price. Last year they offered internships to students and have decided to offer eight students the chance to be an intern

School Library Media Program Info Session Coming November 7th!
October 26, 2016 event,Events,SLMP Announcements asmeets

Curious about the School Library Media Program? The SLMP office hosts an information session once each semester (Fall and Spring). During the session, prospective SLMP students learn about the program requirements and stages and can ask questions from guest speakers who share experiences and advice. The information session also fulfills the program requirement that students

Cultural Competency: Embracing Difference and Social Justice
September 12, 2016 Events asmeets

Chicago Public Library  is pleased to announce the 2016 Teen Services Conference in partnership with the Chicago Public Schools’ Department of Literacy: Libraries. —————————————————————————————————————— Cultural Competency: Embracing Difference and Social Justice Friday, November 18, 2016 – 9:30 am to 4:00 pm Harold Washington Library Center – 400 S. State St. ——————————————————————————————————————- We invite you to learn with

Clinical Experience Seminars
January 14, 2016 event,Events,SLMP Announcements asmeets

Two seminars are held each semester (Spring and Fall) for candidates enrolled in LIS 728 Clinical Experience I- Student Teaching and LIS 729 Clinical Experience II- Internship.  The director of the School Library Media Program, the coordinator of clinical practice, and the university supervisors conduct the clinical practice seminars.  The purpose of the first seminar is

The 2nd Annual Student Technology Conference is afoot!
January 11, 2016 Events asmeets

The second annual Student Technology Conference, a free one-day online event bringing together students, educators and innovators from around the world, will be held Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 9 Am to 9 Pm EST. We invite all to attend! The Student Technology Conference provides an international forum for the presentation, discussion and sharing of

School Library Media Program Information Session
November 18, 2015 event,Events,SLMP Announcements asmeets

Please join us as the Graduate School of Library & Information Science hosts the Fall Information Session for all SLMP and interested students. The information session will be held from 4:30-6 p.m. Thursday, November 19th in the Crown Library, Room 310A. For more information or to RSVP contact the School Library Media Program at (708) 524-6855 or

MET Experience Mini-conference
April 7, 2015 event,Events asmeets

The Meaningful Educational Technology (MET) Experience is an upcoming and unique mini-conference held in Zion, IL on Friday, June 12, 2015. Attendees will connect with each other to collaborate and learn. Sessions will be presented by K-12 ed tech professionals and educators through a variety of 21st century preferred format sessions. Sessions include information on