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Leaders Wanted / LIS Doctoral Program Options Fair

Cultivating Diversity in LIS Education

Date:  Saturday, June 26, 2010

Time:  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Place: Renaissance Washington - West A/B  (999 Ninth Street NW, Washington DC)

The ALA Office for Diversity and the UW iSchool are very excited to invite you to the third annual "Leaders Wanted: Is an LIS Doctoral Program Right for You?" This event will feature:

*       A panel of minority LIS faculty members, doctoral students, and recruiters sharing information about getting a PhD

*       An Options Fair where attendees can speak with faculty and doctoral students to learn about PhD programs and funding opportunities.

Don't miss this unique opportunity to explore PhD options from schools across the country.  All are welcome!

Panel Speakers

Clara M. Chu (Moderator) - University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Renee E. Franklin - Syracuse University

Cynthia del Rosario - University of Washington

Deborah Turner - Drexel University

Nicole A. Cooke - Rutgers University

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