Tech Summit at Johnson & Wales University

March 28, 2014 at Johnson & Wales University, Charlotte, NC


Rebecca Freeman

Ashley Moye & Brian Trippodo

Joe Eshleman & Beth Martin

Event Brochure

NCLA & MLA Networking Event

June 6, 2014 at VBGB Beer Hall & Garden in Charlotte, NC

9th Annual MLA Conference

June 12, 2014 at CPCC Harris Campus, Charlotte, NC

Metrolina Library Association Conference 2014


Secrets for Leading in the New Normal ~ David Singleton (Charlotte Mecklenburg Library) & Julie Walker (Georgia Public Library Service)

A Change in the Weather: The Impact of Cloud Computing on Librarians at Small and Rural Academic Libraries ~ Deborah Tritt (University of South Carolina at Aiken) & Kaetrena Kendrick (University of South Carolina at Lancaster)

Personal Librarian: From Resources to Relationships ~ Richard Moniz (Johnson & Wales University), Jean Moats (Johnson & Wales University), Joe Eshleman (Johnson & Wales University), David Jewell (Johnson & Wales University), Jo Henry (South Piedmont Community College), Valerie Freeman (Johnson & Wales University)

Using Instructional Design Applications to effectively Flip Library Instruction ~ Melinda Livas (Winston-Salem State University)

Leading a Successful Change Initiative ~ Marcy Simons (University of Notre Dame) Notes(.docx)

DHL Delivers: Digital Humanities for Librarians  ~ Judy Walker (University of North Carolina at Charlotte) (Research Guide)

Emerging Digital Lifestyles: Connecting in an Ever-changing Online Environment ~ Kate Engelbrecht (Charlotte Mecklenburg Library) & Angel Truesdale (Charlotte Mecklenburg Library)

New Frontiers: Rethinking Library Instruction in Online Learning Spaces ~ Marcus Bess (University of North Carolina Charlotte)

Multimedia Information Literacy Instruction
~ Samantha Harlow (High Point University)

Practical UDL for the One-Shot Workshop ~ Amy Harris Houk (University of North Carolina Greensboro) & Jenny Dale (University of North Carolina

The Mindful Research Paper - Getting Students to Slooooow Down and Actively Focus ~ Joe Eshleman (Johnson & Wales University) & Fernanda Tate Owens (Johnson & Wales University)

Change Your Approach to Faculty Collaboration ~ Melanie Sorrell (University of North Carolina at Charlotte) & Peggy Hoon (University of North Carolina
at Charlotte)

Cool Toys and Their Uses in Libraries ~ Rebecca Freeman (University of South Carolina at Lancaster) & Beth Martin (University of North
Carolina at Charlotte)

“Me” Learning: A Constructivist Approach to Web Evaluation ~ Jennifer Resor Whicker (Radford University), Craig Arthur (Radford University), Lisa Vassady (Radford University), Alyssa Archer (Radford University)

Crossing the Threshold: Threshold Concepts and IL ~ Kathy Shields (High Point University) & Jenny Dale (University of North Carolina at Greensboro)

How to Be a Dynamic Workshop Presenter ~ Jason Broughton (South Carolina State Library) Resources


Beyond book clubs: Changing the way we think of adult programming - Jessica Reid (Cabarrus County Public Library)

How We Met Our Students: A Digital Information Literacy Assessment - Cara Evanson (Davidson College) and Sara Swanson (Davidson College)

Library Confessionals through Pre-class Surveys - Abby Rovner (Central Piedmont Community College) Handout(pdf)

Zoom into Online Instruction: Using Prezi in Online Instruction Videos - Jennifer Resor Whicker (Radford University) and Katelyn Tucker (Radford University)

From Kindergarten to College: Using Skill-Based Learning Centers as an Information Literacy Approach - Tiffeni Fontno (Lesley University)

Fun in the Library – Valerie Freeman (Johnson & Wales University) and Rebecca Freeman (University of South Carolina at Lancaster)

Keeping the Carolina’s Competitive: Workforce Development and Libraries – Jason Broughton (South Carolina State Library)

How to Move a Library – Robert McInnes (New Life Theological Seminary), Chery Coyle (Central Piedmont Community College) and Brian Trippido (Charlotte School of Law) Brochure(.docx)

Making Space: Tweens in the Library – Britni Cherrington (Charlotte Mecklenburg Library)

Beyond Cover Letters and Resumes: Take Your Job Search to the Next Level – Emily Mann (Coker College), Heather Hans (High Point University) and Devon Galena (Art Institute of Charlotte) Handout(pdf)


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