The Mentoring Subcommittee is accepting applications for the 10th Annual Career Mentoring Program. The yearlong program begins with a workshop at the 43rd annual conference in Fort Worth, Texas, and continues until the 2016 Seattle conference. The program has matched dozens of art library professionals in successful mentoring relationships and contributes to the wonderful bonds of cordial collegiality for which the society is known.
The Education Subcommittee of the Professional Development Committee (PDC), with the Diversity Committee and the Mentoring Subcommitee of the PDC, will present the first of two webinars with leadership and strategy consultant DeEtta Jones, " Development for Librarians with DeEtta Jones", on January 27 at 2:00 p.m. EST.
ArLiSNAP (Art Library Students & New ARLIS Professionals) and VREPS (Visual Resources Association Emerging Professionals and Students) present a virtual conference, "Visualizing the Future: New Perspectives in Art Librarianship", on January 17, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. CST. The event will serve as a venue for students and new professionals to present, share advice, and discuss the future of our evolving profession. For a full schedule and list of presentations, visit the ARLiSNAP website.
The International Relations Committee (IRC) has been invited by colleagues in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro to organize a study tour to these cities. In recent months the IRC has developed a preliminary itinerary for this trip. The trip will take place June 6 – 14, 2015, beginning in São Paulo.