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July 2014 comings and goings

See a list of employees joining the University in July 2014.

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August 2014 staff milestones

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Faculty milestones for August 2014

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Proposals funded: Denlinger, Mitra, Thonhauser

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Ananda Mitra

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Timo Thonhauser

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Congratulations to Kyle Denlinger, assistant librarian, whose proposal entitled “RootsMOOC: A Massive Open Online Course for Genealogy Research” has been funded by the State Library of North Carolina.

Congratulations to Ananda Mitra, professor of communications, whose proposal entitled “Hospice needs Assessment” has been funded by the Hospice of the Piedmont.

Congratulations to Timo Thonhauser, associate professor of physics, whose proposal entitled “Kinetics and Reactivity in Metal Organic Framework Materials” has been funded by the US Department of Energy and the University of Texas-Dallas (WFU funding agency).

July 2014 faculty milestones

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July 2014 staff milestones

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News from the ZSR Library

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ZSR faculty were recently elected to professional organization offices for terms starting July 1, 2014:

Wanda Brown (Associate Dean): Chair-Elect of the Human Resources Section of the Library Leadership and Management Association of the American Library Association (LLAMA-HRS); Board of Trustees of LYRASIS.

Thomas Dowling (Director of Technologies): Vice President/President-Elect of the Library Information and Technology Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA).

Sarah Jeong (Science Librarian): Secretary of the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA).

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June 2014 faculty and staff milestones

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Z. Smith Reynolds Library 2014 summer schedule

May 27-July 3 and July 7-August 9

Sunday, 1 to 10 p.m.
Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

‘ZSRx Tweets:’ A three week mini-MOOC

twitter-logoContinuing in its ZSRx series of open, online courses for the Wake Forest community, the ZSR Library is excited to announce its newest course, “ZSRx Tweets,” a three-week guided exploration of Twitter, the popular social networking service.

In this free course, Wake Forest Fellow Laura Chin will help you to get started with Twitter and teach you to curate a useful stream of content. Together, participants will explore privacy issues, Twitter conventions, etiquette and ways to use Twitter to enhance your personal or professional brand. Look for some fun cameos from prominent campus figures, and follow along with the course hashtag: #zsrxtweets.

Like most ZSRx courses, ZSRx Tweets is open to anyone and everyone, beginners and experts alike. The course will run from May 27 to June 16. Sign up here.

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