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June 8, 2006

Augustana InfoLit Workshop

This from Nancy Goebel at Augustana:

You are invited to join the Augustana Faculty Library of the University of Alberta for our 6th Annual Information Literacy workshop!

Thursday, November 16, 2006 (Wed., Nov 15 optional dinner)


Elizabeth Dupuis
- Head of Instructional Services, University of California, Berkeley
- Project Director for the Mellon Library/Faculty Fellowship on Undergraduate Research at Berkeley
- 2004-2006 Association of Research Libraries Leadership Fellow
- Former Head of the Digital Information Literacy Office at the University of Texas at Austin and project manager for the award winning educational site TILT.
More information at: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/~edupuis/

Theme title:

Supporting Undergraduate Research Experiences

Theme description:
Research-based learning can invigorate undergraduate education by engaging students in the process of discovery. Effectively supporting undergraduate research experiences requires that attention be directed toward a range of areas including:
- Developing successful collaborations
- Crafting creative assignments and assessments
- Initiating complementary programming and recognition
- Redesigning teaching and learning spaces

Augustana Faculty, University of Alberta
Camrose, Alberta, Canada

Registration will open August 2006. Space is limited - plan to register early to avoid disappointment! Cost includes workshop handouts, lunch, and refreshments:

$65 Cdn - on or before Sept 30, 2006
$100 Cdn - Oct 1-31, 2006
$150 Cdn - Nov 1-16, 2006

More information will be posted to listservs in the coming months and to http://www.augustana.ca/library/workshop

Please feel free to contact me with any questions.

Nancy Goebel
Head Librarian/Human Rights Advisor
Augustana Faculty, University of Alberta

Posted by Lisa Sloniowski at 2:21 PM | Comments (0)

Update on STLHE

Just a quick note to mention that the Librarian's Group meeting to be held as part of STLHE will be in Victoria College, room 211, from 5-6 pm on June 14th. Everyone welcome.

Posted by Lisa Sloniowski at 2:19 PM | Comments (0)