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2017 Annual Board Liaison Reports

Board liaisons, please list three or more items highlighting the great work your groups have been doing since Annual.

50th Anniversary Task Force: Thomas Dowling and Aimee Fifarek

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Appointments Committee: Andromeda Yelton

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Assessment and Research Committee: Christopher Lawton

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Committee and Interest Group Chair Coordinators: Bohyun Kim

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Communications and Marketing Committee: Jenny Emanuel Taylor

  •  Increase social media marketing
  •  Respond to marketing requests
  •  Social media training

Diversity & Inclusion Committee: Evviva Weinraub

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Education Committee: Ken Varnum

  •  Selected slate of excellent programming for rest of 2017
  •  Updates to the LITA Manual for this committee
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Forum 2017 Planning Committee: Aimee Fifarek

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Membership Development Committee: Susan Sharpless Smith

  • The #LITAChat programming
  •  Conference event planning - Conference Kickoff and Happy Hour

Metadata Standards Committee: Ranti Junus

  • Worked together with ALCTS to change the committee's charge
  • Proposed and convinced the ALCTS and LITA Board to accept and vote the new charge  

Program Planning Committee: Ranti Junus

  • Great list of programs!
  • Working on adjusting their workflow process in lieu to the ALA new format and process
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Publications Committee and ITAL Editorial Board: Thomas Dowling

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Top Technology Trends Committee: Ranti Junus

  •  Successfully held the LITA TTT event for ALA ANnual 2017
  •  Working on the rubric for selection panelists, which would help the future committee, including making sure the diversity of the panelists is well presented (gender, race, type of organization, etc.)
  •  Revamping the TTT nomination form to make it more clear

Web Coordinating Committee: Jenny Emanuel Taylor

  •  Working on transition to new CMS
  •  Jobs Site - fee proposal
  •  New Forms on LITA site/general site maintenance