Category Archives: Midwinter

Guest Post: NMRT Leadership Director Kate Kosturski

Initially a Debit, but Forever a Credit Kate Kosturski, NMRT’s Leadership Director, shares why she’s willing to spend what can seem to be a staggering amount to go to conferences and build her professional development. It turns out there are … Continue reading

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Resume Reviewers needed!

Help! NMRT Resume Review Service Needs Reviewers and Greeters! The NMRT Resume Review Service (RRS) Committee is in immediate need for volunteers to review resumes and greet participants at the Resume Review Service Booth, located in ALA’s Job Placement Center, … Continue reading

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NMRT Conference Orientation

Whether you are new to ALA, the Midwinter Meeting or neither all are invited to the Conference Orientation hosted by NMRT. The session will be held Saturday morning from 8:30-10 a.m. in the Pennsylvania Convention Center, room 307B. A panel … Continue reading

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2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting Schedule

We hope to see you soon in Philadelphia! Saturday January 25, 2014: Conference Orientation (NMRT)      8:30 am 10:00 am       PCC – Room 307B Executive Board Committee Meeting (NMRT)      10:30 am 12:30 pm        PCC – Room 308 … Continue reading

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Midwinter Planning: Hotels

Want to get the most from your Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia?  Reserve a room in the NMRT Midwinter Hotel Block today! NMRT has requested a block of rooms at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel (1200 Market St.) to be held for … Continue reading

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LLAMA/NMRT New Leaders Discussion Group seeks Conversation Starter proposals!

LLAMA/NMRT New Leaders Discussion Group invites the submission of proposals for “Discussion Starters” at its meeting at the 2014 ALA Midwinter Conference in Philadelphia, PA. A Discussion Starter is a short and informal presentation that aims to provide a starting … Continue reading

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NMRT announces Kate Tkacik as 2014 Emerging Leader

The New Members Round Table (NMRT) is pleased to announce Kate Tkacik as its representative in the 2014 Emerging Leaders program. Tkacik is currently working as a business librarian with the Bank of Montreal Business Research Group in Chicago. She … Continue reading

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LLAMA/NMRT New Leaders Discussion Group Meeting: Speak Up: Developing Effective Public Speaking Skills

LLAMA/NMRT New Leaders Discussion Group Meeting (http://alamw13.ala.org/node/8705) Washington State Convention Center, Room 619 Sunday, January 27, 2013 – 10:30am to 11:30am Join us for a fun discussion about developing public speaking skills and meet some new friends! This program to … Continue reading

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Footnotes Call for Articles

The NMRT Footnotes Committee is still seeking articles and reviews for the February 2013 issue. The submission deadline for feature articles, book and website reviews has been extended to Friday, January 25th. We would also love to have more Midwinter … Continue reading

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Midwintering in Seattle

This Midwinter is my last on the NMRT Board, and going back to Seattle seems like coming full circle. Six years ago, Midwinter 2007 was held in Seattle, and it was my first ALA event EVER! I reported on the … Continue reading

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