Oh Snap: Using Pop Culture to Reach Undergraduates: Library

Start Date: March 12 2013 - 02:00 PM

End Date: March 12 2013 - 03:30 PM

Category: Academic Events

Location: Library, 314

Description:

Oh, snap! Using popular culture to reach undergraduates in library instruction

ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast

Co-hosted by

ACRL/NY &

Kurt R. Schmeller Library, Queensborough Community College, CUNY

 Tired of boring, run-of-the-mill library instruction? Want to jazz up your information literacy program and connect with students? Join ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast!

Learning Outcomes:

  • Participants will understand the benefits of using popular culture in higher education in order to connect with students.
  • Participants will assess existing curriculum in order to determine where popular culture can be incorporated successfully.
  • Participants will modify existing curriculum by using popular culture in order to create new, engaging activities for student learning.

Presenters:

Heidi Blackburn, Undergraduate Services Librarian, Kansas State University Salina

Cynthia Dudenhoffe, Library Director, Central Methodist University

Date & Time: March 12, 2013, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Location: CETL (L-313) at Queensborough Community College Library, CUNY

Further discussion, networking opportunities & refreshments after the webcast

Flyer: http://acrlny.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/ACRLwebcast12Mar131.pdf 

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Free to ACRL/NY members, ACRL members & Queensborough Community College. All others $5.00

To become a member of ACRL/NY: http://acrlny.org/?page_id=7 

To register: https://acrlnyforms.wufoo.com/forms/oh-snap-acrl-live-elearning-webcast/

Directions to Queensborough Community College:

http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/about/index.html

Contact: Barbara Bonous-Smit: bbonoussmit@qcc.cuny.edu (718) 281-5010

 

Contact Name: Barbara Bonous-Smit

Contact Email: Bbonoussmit@qcc.cuny.edu


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