NELIG Annual Program 2002

Creativity in Instruction:
Librarians Leading the Way

Friday, June 7, 2002 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Boston College
Chestnut Hill Campus
Devlin Hall, Room 008


The ACRL/New England Library Instruction Group (NELIG) and Boston College Library present a one day program focusing on several aspects of creativity in instruction, including teaching as performance, fresh teaching approaches, and creative library assignments and programming.

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Program Schedule

8:30 - 

Registration and Refreshments   (Devlin Hall, room 008)

9:00 - 

Welcome / Introduction and Opening Remarks
 - Esme DeVault, NELIG Chair, Wheelock College Library

9:15 - 

The Art of Presentation
Keynote Speaker: Nancy Houfek, Head of Voice and Speech - American Repertory Theater

10:30 - 

And the Award for Best Performance in a Classroom Goes to ...: Teaching as Performance with Classroom Tips from a Performing Teacher
 - Carla List, Plattsburgh State University of New York 

11:45 -

Lunch - buffet lunch provided.  (Shea Room in Conte Forum)

1:00 - 

Use ALL Your Smarts: Multiple Intelligences for Diverse Library Learners
 - Kathy Holmes, Lesley University Ludcke Library

 2:15 -

Break   (return to Devlin Hall room 008)

2:30 - 

Panel Discussion: Creative Tactics for the Classroom

Have Fun With It!: A Lighthearted Library Orientation
 - Thomas Mead, Dartmouth College Biomedical Libraries

Teaching the Library: Best Practices for Library Instructors
 - Laura Saunders, Simmons College Libraries

Beyond Alternatives to Research Papers: Applying Alternatives to Specific Subjects
 - Kendall Hobbs, Wesleyan University Library

Currere! ... or, Finding the Existential Moment in Library Instruction
 - Lisa Lavoie, Tunxis Community College Library

3:45 -

Closing Comments
 - Anna Litten, NELIG Chair-Elect, Emerson College Library




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Thursday, June 20, 2002

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