Bill Robnett, ALCTS President 2001-2002

bill robnett, alcts president 2001-2002

ALCTS President’s Program

Cultivating the Human Moment in a Digital Age

Our featured speaker is Edward Hallowell, an expert in the field of psychological and emotional well-being. He has described how electronic communication limits workplace opportunities for a human moment, face-to-face contact that brings valuable social and psychological benefits. Can we find ways to promote efficient and productive communication while preserving human moments? Four librarians will relate Hallowell’s remarks to the library working environment.

Speakers: Edward Hallowell, Child and Adult Psychiatrist, The Hallowell Center for Cognitive and Emotional Health; Olivia Madison, Dean of Library Services, Iowa State University, Ames; Michael Gorman, Dean of Library Services, California State University, Fresno; DeEtta Jones, Director, Organizational Services, ARL Office of Leadership and Management Services; and Andrew Dillon, University of Texas at Austin Graduate School of Library and Information Science.

ALCTS Newsletter Online President's Column:

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