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Congrats to Mover/Shakers from the Emerging Leaders Community

March 15th, 2010


More than a few members of the Emerging Leaders community are being recognized in this year’s LJ Mover/Shaker issue!


Big Congrats to Lisa Carlucci Thomas (EL ’09), Sandra Sajonas (EL ’09), Manya Shorr (EL ’09), Laura Kasak (EL ’09),  Lisa Chow (EL ’10), Ed Garcia (EL ’10) and Jennifer Wann Walker (EL ’10).


You can see their profiles at:

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Maureen Sullivan named ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year!

January 21st, 2010

Congrats to Emerging Leader Facilitator Maureen Sullivan on being named ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year!

Maureen SullivanThe ACRL Insider article states,

The award, sponsored by YBP Library Services, recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant national or international contribution to academic/research librarianship and library development.

“Maureen’s career has been deeply influential across the spectrum,” said Barbara Jenkins, chair of the ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Award Committee and Director for Instruction and Campus Partnerships at the University of Oregon. “Her work in organizational development and strategic planning has had a unique and lasting impact on many individuals and organizations. Almost single handedly, she ushered academic libraries into the world of effective strategic planning – strategic planning that has had a significant impact on how we engage our students, faculty and others who use our libraries. She has been a model for others in how to reach out, mentor and engage new professionals and experienced collages.”

To read the whole article, see:

Congrats Maureen on this well-deserved honor, and thank you for all you have done for the Emerging Leaders program!!

EL Subcommittee, Honors and Awards