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News from LACUNY
« on: June 01, 2016, 12:12:40 PM »
Pending SUNYLA Council approval, Lee Ann Fullington (Brooklyn College) will be assuming LACUNY liaison responsibilities, as Kimmy Szeto (Baruch) is stepping down.

The LACUNY Institute for 2016, Race Matters: Race, Racism, and Anti-racism in Librarianship, was held at Brooklyn College on May 20, 2016.  Mitchell S. Jackson, author of The Residue Years, gave the keynote address. The conference was sold out and the Storify of tweets is linked here:  https://storify.com/tinamarievella/lacuny16

The annual LACUNY business meeting on June 7, 2016 at the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute Archives and Library (City College) and will be followed by a presentation by Sarah Aponte, Associate Professor/Chief Librarian of the Dominican Library, Idilio Gracia Peña, CUNY DSI Chief Archivist, and Jhensen Ortiz, Assistant to the Library and MLS/MA Candidate at Queens College.

The LACUNY Accessibility Services Roundtable will host an Unconference on Education and Accessibility. It will be held June 17, 2016 from 10-5 in City College (CCNY) Archives Reading Room.

Minutes from the LACUNY Executive Council meetings are now hosted on CUNY Academic Works (IR) http://academicworks.cuny.edu/lacuny_meeting_minutes/287/

Respectfully submitted by:

Lee Ann Fullington
Assistant Professor
Health & Environmental Sciences Librarian
Brooklyn College Library
2900 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11210
718.758.8217
LAFullington@brooklyn.cuny.edu