ACRL 75th Anniversary Celebration Task Force

Charge

To create opportunities for celebrating the ACRL diamond jubilee anniversary by developing and coordinating celebratory events and activities to recognize the past and envision the future. Specific projects include: create opportunities for members to share memories of ACRL; work with the C&RL Editorial Board explore plans for a special anniversary edition of C&RL; commission a report on the future of academic librarianship to be published by March 2015; develop a program based on the report on the future of academic librarianship to be held at the 2015 ALA Annual Conference; work with the ACRL 2015 Conference Coordinating Committee to develop anniversary program and/or event for the ACRL 2015 conference. The Task Force may submit proposal for additional projects to the ACRL Board of Directors for approval.

The Task Force will coordinate activities with the ACRL 2015 Conference Coordinating ((and the appropriate component committee), Publications Coordinating, Professional Development, and Membership Committees and the C&RL Editorial Board.

Roster

Pamela Snelson (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Nancy H. Allen (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Tyrone Heath Cannon (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Deborah B. Dancik (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Stephanie R. Davis-Kahl (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Frances J. Maloy (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
W. Bede Mitchell (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Jill Sodt (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Lizabeth Wilson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Greta Wood (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Steven J. Bell (Board Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mary Jane Petrowski (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)

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Composition

Membership should include a variety of seasoned leaders who have demonstrated successful project management for ACRL and newer members. Emerging Leaders may be a pool to consider.

Origin

The 75th Anniversary Celebration Task Force was established by the ACRL Board of Directors at the 2012 Annual Conference.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL division-level committees are accepted through February 15 for service the following committee term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer for more information and a link to the volunteer form.

Staff Liaison

Mary Jane Petrowski
Associate Director
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2523
E-mail: mpetrowski@ala.org