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Dr. Brenda Pruitt-Annisette

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Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette Jun 24, 2022 02:47 PM
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Thanks, Aaron for your summary! However, I do not agree with some of your findings. For example: 1. Have questions regarding projected costs, associated with any changes to the Executive Board, been shared? (i.e., number of members; number of meetings - virtual and/or in person; travel; housing; etc.) ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette Jun 22, 2022 09:59 AM
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Good morning, I hope this email finds you well! If you are attending ALA Annual 2022, please plan to participate in these exciting events sponsored by CSKBART.  (Please see attached document.) Also, please plan to visit the Coretta Scott King Book Awards Round Table Booth in the Exhibit Hall. Yes, ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette May 29, 2022 08:34 PM
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Good evening, As a follow-up to the latest posts to this discussion, were all bulleted items listed in the latest email approved by Council at Midwinter 2022 or during the called meeting held March 2022? How many members of Council voted for these adoptions? If I remember correctly, the March 2022 meeting ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette May 29, 2022 12:26 PM
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Good afternoon, After following this discussion for the past few days, I would like to know if there is a "monetary cost" associated with hosting ALA Council Fora or booking the hotel room for this activity? If so, how much? If not, I do not understand why Council would oppose, or dissuade information ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette Apr 29, 2022 10:09 AM
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Good morning, If Council is no longer a ‘policy making‘ body, as we voted on during our meeting March 2022, Council members will no longer have an option to reference policy in its new ‘advisory’ role. These type decisions (I.e., Rules Guidelines…) would be left to the discretion of the Executive ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette Mar 24, 2022 06:00 PM
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Good evening, I thought the primary objective of this exercise (i.e., to ensure financial stability for ALA) would be realized by downsizing Council and increasing the size of the Executive Board (EB). Unfortunately, I have doubts about how ALA will achieve this objective. For example, will ALA members ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette Jan 23, 2022 04:32 PM
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Good afternoon, I had an opportunity to review the FY2023 Budget Development documents you shared with Council. The detailed presentation answered many of my questions; however, I still have a few questions for you and the budget committee which relate to the following: (1) Tactical Goals based on ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette Dec 21, 2021 03:11 PM
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Dear American Library Association Colleagues,  The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee (CSK) is petitioning ALA Council to move to Round Table status. If approved, the Coretta Scott King Book Awards Round Table (CSKBART) will launch in June 2022. In 1982, the Coretta Scott King Book Awards became ...
Dear American Library Association Colleagues,  The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee (CSK) is petitioning ALA Council to move to Round Table status. If approved, the Coretta Scott King Book Awards Round Table (CSKBART) will launch in June 2022. In 1982, the Coretta Scott King Book Awards became ...
Posted By Brenda Pruitt-Annisette Jul 10, 2014 08:46 PM
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Can you imagine how much time would be wasted for the vast majority of members attending a session WHEN those individuals who must make a comment, or react to every statement made, step up to a virtual microphone? Without a time keeper to limit discussion, I truly feel that most attendees would tune-out ...