History: Communications Committee

Charge

The committee manages the section’s media outlets (including the web site, listserv, social media, and contributions to RUSA Update), promotes the Section’s activities and initiatives, and advises on other communication-related issues.

Objectives:

Increase communication and engagement over the History Section listserv, Facebook page, and Twitter

  • Post to listservFacebook, and Twitter at least once a week
  • The History Section currently has about 401 listserv subscribers, 212 "likes" on Facebook and 203 Twitter followers as of December of 2015; we would like to increase the number of subscribers/followers by at least 20%
  • Explore feasibility of starting a Communication Section Blog

Roster

DeeDee Baldwin (Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Meg Galasso (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Steven A. Knowlton (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Maureen Williams (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Nicole E. Wood (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 09/23/2018. Last retrieved on 09/23/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Find us in Connect

Find this committee in ALA Connect (log-in required):

https://connect.ala.org/rusa/communities/community-home?CommunityKey=0f8fe57a-b303-4d14-9e55-16e4a7bab625

Staff Liaison

Ninah Moore

Training and Events Coordinator

nmoore@ala.org