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WORKSHOP ALERT: Adobe In-Design and Photoshop Publication

ASIS&T@Pratt is hosting an Adobe In-Design and Photoshop Publication Workshop that will be instructed by certified expert Scott Citron this Saturday. It will be a lively 3-1/2 hour workshop that will help you start exploring the interface and tools of … Continue reading

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ASIS&T@Pratt Officer Election

Pratt SILS ASIS&T@Pratt, a student chapter of the Association for Information Science & Technology, has three officer positions opening for the upcoming year: President oversee, plan and execute ASIS&T@Pratt meetings, events, scholarships and administrative duties. Vice President helps out with organizing events … Continue reading

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Notes & Agenda: First ASIS&T Meeting of the Spring Semester

Below, are ideas ASIS&T@Pratt have come up with for this Spring 2014 semester. Please feel free to leave any further ideas, feedback or commentary under the leave a comment section below this post! Elections for President, Vice President and Social … Continue reading

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ProQuest Student Trainer

Just wanted to alert everyone about an internship opportunity with ProQuest. What: ProQuest Student Trainer Position Description:ProQuest offers a limited number of stipends to students in Library and Information Science programs to work a total of 100 training hours as … Continue reading

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EVENT ALERT: Google Glass, Fad or Trend?

The METROPOLITAN NEW YORK LIBRARY COUNCIL presents Google Glass, Fad or Trend? Phil Shen will present a brief introduction to Google’s new wearable technology tool, Google Glass. He will highlight real world examples of how Google Glass can be used … Continue reading

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First ASIS&T@Pratt Meeting of the Spring Semester ’14

ASIS&T@Pratt, the student chapter of The Association for Information Science & Technology will hold its first meeting this Tuesday! Come learn more about the group, talk about spring events, hear about the officer election in March and bring suggestions for activities. … Continue reading

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Day 3 of 2013 ASIS&T Annual Meeting

I went to my Student Design Competition Presentation this morning! Nathan, the spokesperson of our group did a great job of bringing our ideas together to coherently proclaim them to our audience and judges. We actually met up about 3 … Continue reading

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Day 2 of 2013 ASIS&T Annual Meeting

Day 2 of the ASIS&T Annual Meeting started bright and early, with the first sessions beginning at 8am! I decided to attend the session “Data and Information Access and Preservation” with four papers. The first paper, “Closing the Loop: Assisting … Continue reading

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Grant Writing Workshop

Pratt SILS, come learn about grant writing & fund raising! We’ll be hosting an informal chat this Friday, Nov. 8th with Peter Wayne, associate director of the Queens Library Foundation, and grant writers Kathy Wah Lee and Dave Schemmp. They’ll … Continue reading

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Day 1 of 2013 ASIS&T Annual Meeting: Social Media, Reception, and Design Competition

I managed to make it into the Leadership and Social Media workshop this evening! It was very interactive and informative, as the main speaker actually had to rush to the hospital yet was able to speak to us via Skype. … Continue reading

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