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Invitation to all Newly-elected Councilors: Council Orientation

  • 1.  Invitation to all Newly-elected Councilors: Council Orientation

    Posted 6 days ago

    Dear Newly Elected Councilor,

     

    We extend a warm invitation to you for the 2024 Annual Conference Council Orientation Session!

     

    This unique session will be held on Saturday, June 29, from 8:30 to 9:30 am PST at Room 6 A B in the San Diego Convention Center. Additionally, the orientation will be available virtually via this https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_PXT87z7SQnm0qWVHY4OWAw#/registration. Click or tap if you trust this link." data-linkindex="0" style="margin: 0" data-loopstyle="linkonly">link.

     

    The purpose of this session is to equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to actively participate in Council proceedings. You will gain insights into parliamentary procedure, the revised Code of Ethics, and other essential topics. If you choose to attend in person, you will also have the opportunity to practice speaking at the microphone.

     

    We strongly recommend that new Councilors familiarize themselves with the https://www.ala.org/aboutala/basic-guide-ALA-council-and-resources. Click or tap if you trust this link." data-linkindex="1" style="margin: 0" data-loopstyle="linkonly">Basic Guide to the ALA Council and Resources website. This comprehensive resource will provide you with valuable information on more complex subjects such as resolutions. Additionally, you can access all CTEC's Tune-in Tuesdays recordings on this website. We eagerly anticipate meeting you on Saturday morning, whether in person or online!

     

    Best regards,

    Gina Kromhout
    Chair, Council Training and Engagement Committee

    Gina Kromhout (she/her) | YA Senior Librarian I

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