BRASS Repf. to RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee

BRASS Handbook

BRASS Representative to the RUSA
Conference Program Coordinating Committee

Establishment of Position
Established in 1988.

Purpose of the RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee
To coordinate the approval and implementation of programs presented or sponsored by RUSA units and committees at ALA conferences.

Meeting Time of RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee
Meeting time varies.

Term of Office
Two years.

BRASS Duties

  • To convey BRASS concerns to the RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee.
  • To serve as the liaison between BRASS and the RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee for section issues.
  • To solicit Executive Committee input on items of concern to the section.
  • To attend or report to the BRASS Executive Committee meeting on the RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee's activities and accomplishments.

RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee Duties

  • Review and approve proposals of program meetings, conferences and preconferences, for all RUSA units.
  • Make recommendations and modifications for proposals that are not approved.
  • Recommend to the RUSA Board how the annual basic funds allocations from ALA and from RUSA should be divided among the program proposals.
  • Complete other duties as assigned by committee chair.

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