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UCD Workshop: "Making Connections: Stakeholders in the Library Community"
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When: Friday, February 8, 2019
8:30 AM - 3:45 PM
Where: Rose State College Learning Resource Center
6420 SE 15th St.
Room 230-231
Midwest City, Oklahoma  73110
United States
Contact: Kristen Burkholder

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Making Connections: Stakeholders in the Library Community

A workshop sponsored by the
University and College Division of the Oklahoma Library Association

When: Friday, February 8, 2019

Where: Rose State College Learning Resource Center, 6420 SE 15 St., Midwest City, OK in Rooms 230-231

Cost: $65 for OLA Members; $30 for Student Members; $130 for Non-Members

Lunch: Potato Bar provided by Jason's Deli (Included with registration)

CEUs: .60

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8:30-9:00 a.m.   Registration & Coffee
9:00-9:05 a.m.  Welcome: Kristen Burkholder, UCD Chair
9:05-10:05 a.m.  Staff, Student Workers, and Non-Library Employees
”Valuing the People Behind the Scenes”: Kay Bjornen, Oklahoma State University
“Staff/Student Worker Empowerment and Forging a Team on a Tight Budget”: Whitney Vitale, Oklahoma State University
10:05-10:15 a.m.  Break (refreshments provided)
10:15-11:15 a.m.  Students/Patrons
“Beyond Game Nights and Pizza Parties: Getting Student Organizations Involved in Library Displays”: Cathy Blackman, Cameron University
“Building Connections in Your Community”: Macy Conley, El Reno Carnegie Library & Sheila Barnard, El Reno Carnegie Library
“Developing Lifetime Leaders: Establishing Meaningful Relationships Among Library Student-Employees”: Marshall Fulghum, Oklahoma State University
11:15-11:25 a.m.  Break (refreshments provided)
11:25 a.m.-12:25 p.m.  Faculty
Panel discussion: “Establishing and Expanding Connections with Faculty”: Kristen Burkholder, Oklahoma City University; Christine Edwards, University of Central Oklahoma; Calantha Tillotson, East Central University
12:25-1:15 p.m.  Lunch (provided—Jason’s Deli potato bar)
1:15-2:15 p.m.  Vendors
“Vendors: External Stakeholders That Make an Internal Difference”: Dana Belcher (East Central University) and Gloria Farmer (Eastern Oklahoma District Library System)
2:15-2:30 p.m.  Break (refreshments provided)
2:30-3:30 p.m.  Community Outreach
“Community Program Collaborations between Public and University Librarians”: Karen Neurohr, Oklahoma State University
“Community Outreach or Bust”: Shannon Leaper, Northwestern Oklahoma State University
3:30-3:45 p.m.  Wrap-Up and Evaluations

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