This 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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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!
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
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
4/12/14: Tour of Hunt Library, NC State University, Raleigh, 10:30am
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 the 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!
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! Come 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.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
James Shepard Library, Room 337
9 am – 3 pm
Q Methodology is a research method used to study people’s viewpoints on a particular topic. This workshop will include an introduction to Q methodology and theory, along with a hands-on actualization of the Q research process. The actualization will include:
The concourse: gathering value statements about the research question from respondents, and the Q sort: the sorting process of the value statements into a ranking order from agree to disagree.
Q-Theory Workshop will be held at North Carolina Central University in James Shepard Library on the 3rd floor, Room 337
Bring your laptop and please join us for an interactive workshop.
Lunch will be provided.
Sign up for this informative workshop! See you there!
Come join us for dinner at the Mellow Mushroom at the American Tobacco Campus, across the street from the Durham Bulls Stadium. This will be a fun opportunity to catch up with fellow library students–or meet new ones! Check out the yummy menu, which includes vegetarian and gluten-free options:
Parking is plentiful around the ATC, including free parking in the deck.
Please RSVP on the Evite so that we can let Mellow Mushroom know how many of us to expect. . Know any classmates who aren’t on the guest list yet? Let us know! Significant others are welcome, but be sure to add them to your RSVP.
Everyone will be responsible for their own check.
Questions? Contact any of your ALA Student Chapter Officers!
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