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Navigating Career Opportunities in Libraries, Research, and Knowledge Management
Sponsored by the Loyola Marymount University William H. Hannon Library, LMU Career Development Services and the Los Angeles Public Library
Friday, May 30, 2014
10:00 a.m. Check-in, coffee & introductions
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Know Your Professional Style Exercise (includes prep activity please see email for further instructions) hosted by the Loyola Marymount University Career Development Services featuring Nell Reynoso, Career Services Specialist & Kyle Greenberg, Job Locator & Developer
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Speed Networking With Local Library Professionals
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Networking Reception with Graduate Students and Local Library Professionals hosted by LMU William H. Hannon Library & the American Library Association
Saturday, May 31, 2014
9:00 a.m. – Bus pick up for Los Angeles Public Library Central Library tour
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Los Angeles Public Library Central Library Tour including Breakfast
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch & Perspectives from New Library & Information Science Professionals featuring Raymundo Andrade, Programming Librarian, Loyola Marymount University; Susan Hoang, Reference and Instruction Librarian for Languages and Cultures, Carleton College; Lessa K. Pelayo-Lozada, Children’s Librarian, Glendale Library, Arts & Culture; and Sally Romero, Librarian, Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Talk Tables: Getting Ready for Graduate School featuring Kyle Greenber, Job Locator & Developer, Loyola Marymount University Career Development Services; Nell Reynoso, Career Services Specialist, Loyola Marymount University Career Development Services; Jacqueline Welsh, Librarian in Residence, Los Angeles Public Library; Irene Zapata, Adult Reference Librarian, Beverly Hills Public Library; and Melina von Stietz, Young Adult Librarian, Palos Verdes Library District
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tour of LMU William H. Hannon Library (optional)
Review more information about these activities and our speakers in the full online program book (pdf).