Report: The Renewal Colloquium at Library Leadership Ohio (July 2021)

In late July I led  The Renewal Colloquium virtually for Library Leadership Ohio (LLO).  With support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Library Leadership Ohio is a joint effort of OhioNet and the State Library of Ohio and is designed to “define and inspire…leadership skills and potential.” This year’s cohort had 47 membersContinue reading “Report: The Renewal Colloquium at Library Leadership Ohio (July 2021)”

Report: The Renewal Presentation at Amigos Library Services (June 2021)

Late last month, I led a virtual Renewal Presentation hosted by Amigos Library Services. About 100 people registered for the event, which was offered to ALS members, and I was happy to see the folks who could attend. Event attendees are offered an opportunity to take two surveys:  Pre-Presentation Questionnaire (basic demographics and impetus for joiningContinue reading “Report: The Renewal Presentation at Amigos Library Services (June 2021)”

Report: The Renewal Colloquium at the Rochester Regional Library Council (April 2021)

Last week I led a virtual Renewal Colloquium hosted by the Rochester Regional Library Council. About 60 people registered, and approximately 40 people attended the live event. Event attendees are offered an opportunity to take two surveys:  Pre-Colloquium Questionnaire (basic demographics and impetus for joining the event) Low-Morale Experience Survey (exploring basic markers of a low-moraleContinue reading “Report: The Renewal Colloquium at the Rochester Regional Library Council (April 2021)”

Report: The Renewal Presentation for AAMLA (February 2021)

Earlier this month, I facilitated a Renewal Presentation as part of the African American Medical Librarians Alliance Caucus (AAMLA)’s “Radical Wellness & Self-Care for Information Professionals” series. I’m thankful the group invited me to take part in these important conversations, which also included a focus on mindfulness, fitness, nutrition, mental health, and more. During theContinue reading “Report: The Renewal Presentation for AAMLA (February 2021)”

Report: The Renewal Seminar at the ALAO 2020 Virtual Conference (October 2020)

Late last month I facilitated The Renewal Seminar at the Academic Library Association of Ohio’s (ALAO) 2020 Virtual Conference. I’m honored that ALAO invited me to lead this session with our academic library colleagues. Seventeen people attended the Seminar, representing a range of specialties. Seminar attendees are offered an opportunity to take two surveys:  Pre-Seminar Questionnaire (basicContinue reading “Report: The Renewal Seminar at the ALAO 2020 Virtual Conference (October 2020)”

Report: The Renewal Workshop at the NCLA Conference (October 2019)

Last week I facilitated a Renewal Workshop at the North Carolina Library Association’s Conference in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The workshop was sponsored by NCLA’s Roundtable for Ethnic and Minority Concerns (REMCo), and I am thankful for their support.  Twelve folks (the maximum registrant limit for this event) registered, and there was a short waiting list;Continue reading “Report: The Renewal Workshop at the NCLA Conference (October 2019)”