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  • 1.  Resolutions Committee update: Memorials and Tributes received to date

    Posted 21 days ago
    Greetings ALA Councilors and ALA Members, (this is cross-posted to the ALA Members community)

    It is  ~2 weeks before ALA Annual 2022 in Washington DC and we are looking forward to seeing those who can make it and those who will be with us virtually . As an information item: in the weeks leading up to this post, the ALA Resolutions Committee  has received the following Memorial, Recognition, and Tribute Resolutions for ALA Annual 2022:
    • Memorials
      • Dr. Ross J. Todd
      • Donald C. Adcock
      • Virginia "Ginny" Bradley Moore
      • Nancy Kandoian
      • Alvin Leroy Lee
    • Tributes
      • Elyse Wasch
      • David S. Ferriero
    • Recognition
      • Resolution Recognizing the 30th Anniversary of the Friends of Libraries Section of the New York Library Association

    When the final versions are available, they will be posted near the end of the 2022 ALA Council Documents page.

    If you plan to submit a Memorial or Tribute Resolution, please see the ALA Guidelines for Preparation of Resolutions for guidance on style and formatting, and be sure to submit your final version to the Resolutions Committee via the ALA Resolution Submission Form.

    Please remember: Resolution(s) *must* be submitted via the resolution form *at least* 48 hours before the start of the meeting at which it will be considered.
    The earlier a resolution is submitted, the better for feedback and suggestions.

    Thank you,
    -Aaron
    :-)'



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    Aaron W Dobbs (he/him)
    Library Support Staff Round Table, President, 2022 - 2023
    Library Support Staff Interests Round Table, President, 2021 - 2022
    ALA Council, Councilor for Small Round Tables, 2019 - 2022
    ALA Resolutions Committee, chair 2021 – 2022, member 2020 - 2022
    ALA Constitution & Bylaws Committee, member 2019 - 2023
    Round Table Member: GODORT, GNCRT, LearnRT, LHRT, LSSRT (formerly LSSIRT & SORT), MAGIRT, NMRT, RMRT
    Division Member: ACRL, Core (formerly LITA & LLAMA), RUSA, UNITED
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    Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
    Professor & Library Department Chair
    Scholarly Communication Librarian
    Librarian Liaison for Business
    Librarian Liaison for STEM
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    Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties
    Shippensburg University Chapter, President, 2022-2024; Vice President, 2016 - 2022
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    Jeffrey W and Jo Anne R Coy Public Library of Shippensburg
    Board of Trustees, President 2022; Trustee 2019 - 2024
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  • 2.  RE: Resolutions Committee update: Memorials and Tributes received to date

    Posted 8 days ago
    As an information item: in the weeks leading up to this post, the ALA Resolutions Committee  has received the following Memorial, Recognition, and Tribute Resolutions for ALA Annual 2022:
    • Memorials
      • Dr. Ross J. Todd
      • Donald C. Adcock
      • Virginia "Ginny" Bradley Moore
      • Nancy Kandoian
      • Alvin Leroy Lee
      • Donna Scheeder
      • Margo Crist
      • Alexandra Sax
      • Sarah Van Antwerp
      • Ann Pechacek
      • Sandra Payne
    • Tributes
      • Elyse Wasch
      • David S. Ferriero (moved/seconded by GODORT/COL - will be presented at the Membership Meeting)
    • Recognition
      • Resolution Recognizing the 30th Anniversary of the Friends of Libraries Section of the New York Library Association
      • Resolution Recognizing the 100th Anniversary of the Hawai'i Library Association

    When the final versions are available, they will be posted on the 2022 ALA Council Documents page.

    If you plan to submit a Memorial or Tribute Resolution, please see the ALA Guidelines for Preparation of Resolutions for guidance on style and formatting, and be sure to submit your final version to the Resolutions Committee via the ALA Resolution Submission Form.

    Please remember: Resolution(s) *must* be submitted via the resolution form *at least* 48 hours before the start of the meeting at which it will be considered.
    The earlier a resolution is submitted, the better for feedback and suggestions.



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    Aaron W Dobbs (he/him)
    Library Support Staff Round Table, President, 2022 - 2023
    Library Support Staff Interests Round Table, President, 2021 - 2022
    ALA Council, Councilor for Small Round Tables, 2019 - 2022
    ALA Resolutions Committee, chair 2021 – 2022, member 2020 - 2022
    ALA Constitution & Bylaws Committee, member 2019 - 2023
    Round Table Member: GODORT, GNCRT, LearnRT, LHRT, LSSRT (formerly LSSIRT & SORT), MAGIRT, NMRT, RMRT
    Division Member: ACRL, Core (formerly LITA & LLAMA), RUSA, UNITED
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    Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
    Professor & Library Department Chair
    Scholarly Communication Librarian
    Librarian Liaison for Business
    Librarian Liaison for STEM
    ---
    Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties
    Shippensburg University Chapter, President, 2022-2024; Vice President, 2016 - 2022
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    Jeffrey W and Jo Anne R Coy Public Library of Shippensburg
    Board of Trustees, President 2022; Trustee 2019 - 2024
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