LAUC-SC Executive Board
Thursday, Oct. 7, 2004
9:00 -10:00 am
167 McHenry Library
Save the date! Fall LAUC-SC General Membership meeting scheduled for
Nov. 18 at 9am
The first Science and Engineering Library Synergy Lecture is
scheduled for Oct. 14 in the S&E library Periodicals room. Chemistry
Professor Glenn Millhauser will talk about "Mad Cow Disease: Why We
All Have the Prion Protein and How It Can Go Wrong in Disease"
2. Chair's Report
The Fall Assembly Web site is up and running at
deadline is Oct. 15, 2004.
The newly revised statewide LAUC Web site is up and running at
Pres. Terence Huwe monthly comments
column will be available on the site. Members are welcome to post
their reactions and comments as well.
There has been one applicant and one award for the travel stipend to
the Fall Assembly for "newer librarians."
The final reports of 03-04 LAUC committees are coming in. Lyons will
distribute them to the membership once all have been published.
LAUC Reps on Statewide committees have been announced: Patrick
Dawson (UCSB) will be on SOPAG, Kati Radics (UCLA) will be on CDC,
Kari Lucas (UCSD) will represent LAUC on HOPS.
Huwe is asking for comments, questions and ideas about potential
issues for SOPAG to address this year at the Fall Assembly.
3. Vice Chair's Report
Keep R&PD requests coming in.
4. CAPA Chair's Report
CAPA Workshop is scheduled for Dec. 2
The review calendar is on the Web at
5. General Committee Report
Caldwell will arrange for catering for the Fall membership meeting.
Caldwell is working with the library Diversity Committee to bring
speaker Judy Kaufman (UCI) to speak on communication between
professional and paraprofessional staff in the library.
Other ideas for speakers include someone to speak on eScholarship
initiatives or MacArthur Genius Grant winner Joseph DeRisi. DeRisi
is a UCSC alum, current UCSF Professor, SARS researcher and backer of
the Public Library of Science Biology -- a new scientific journal
that makes its published research available to the public, not just
6. Secretary's Report
The Web site has been updated with links to LAUC Web site information
and the current review calendar.
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