AALL Leadership Academy Grant Recipients

As chair of the ALL-SIS Awards Committee, it is my pleasure to announce the recipients of the AALL Leadership Academy grants:

Susan Gaultier, Foreign, Comparative, and International Law Librarian, Louisiana State University

Benjamin Keele, Research & Instructional Services Librarian, Indiana University – Indianapolis

Austin Williams,  Assistant Law Library Director, North Carolina Central University

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CAROL BREDEMEYER
ASST. DIRECTOR FOR FACULTY SERVICES
CHASE COLLEGE OF LAW LIBRARY
NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY
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ALL-SIS Grant Available for Research and Scholarship – Apply by February 8, 2016

Do you have a great idea for a research project, but need funding to help you get it completed? ALL-SIS can help! Grants are available for amounts of $250 to up to $2000 to fund intellectually significant research. If there is more than one accepted grantee, the maximum yearly grant of $2000 will be split among the recipients. If you are a member of  ALL-SIS, submit your proposal BY FEBRUARY 8, 2016. The submission criteria and the grant application are available from the ALL-SIS Research and Scholarship Committee. Proposals should be sent to Ashley Krenelka Chase at akrenelk@law.stetson.edu. This is a terrific opportunity to get some needed help and contribute to our ongoing scholarly discussions.

Susan

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Susan Nevelow Mart
Associate Professor and Director of the Law Library
University of Colorado Law School
Wm. A. Wise Law Library
Boulder CO
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ALL-SIS Grants for 2016 AALL Leadership Academy

The ALL-SIS Executive Board has approved the awarding of three grants for the 2016 AALL Leadership Academy.  There will be two grants for $1000 and one grant for $500.  Criteria for the grants can be found at Criteria for Awards.

A direct link to the grant application can be found at www.aallnet.org/gm-node/51907.aspx (.docx) and www.aallnet.org/gm-node/51908.aspx (PDF).

If you will be attending the Leadership Academy, please consider applying for these grants.  If a member of your staff will be attending, please encourage them to apply.  Deadline for applications is January 15, 2016.

Carol Bredemeyer

Chair, ALL-SIS Awards Committee

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CAROL BREDEMEYER
ASST. DIRECTOR FOR FACULTY SERVICES
CHASE COLLEGE OF LAW LIBRARY
NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY
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NEW 2015 Faculty Services Toolkit – Online Now!

I am pleased to announce that an updated Faculty Services Toolkit is now online! The updated toolkit is brought to you by the hard work of the very dedicated 2014-2015 ALL-SIS Faculty Services Committee. I’d like to also give a special thanks to the ALL-SIS webmaster, Creighton Miller, who helped tremendously with embedding documents and webpages.

You can find the toolkit here (login required). Please take a look! We welcome feedback and would love to hear what you find useful or what you would like to see in future toolkit updates.

Thanks and happy holidays!

/Cassie DuBay

2015-2016 ALL-SIS Faculty Services Committee Chair

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Cassie Rae DuBay
Head of Research Services
Underwood Law Library
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
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Election Results

It is with great pleasure that I report the results of our recent election. Our incoming Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect is Prano Amjadi from Santa Clara University School of Law, and our incoming Member-at-Large is Kate Irwin-Smiler from Wake Forest University School of Law. Congratulations to these two remarkable leaders!

And many thanks to Jessica Wimer and Patrick Meyer for being willing to serve. Both of them were outstanding candidates with many accomplishments to their credit. Without them, ALL-SIS would be a lesser organization.

Susan deMaine
ALL-SIS Secretary-Treasurer

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Susan deMaine
Research & Instructional Services Librarian
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Indianapolis IN
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