UNYOC Professional Development Blog Post – Michelle Zafron

(The following is a blog post from Michelle Zafron, MLS, one of the 2019 winners of the UNYOC Professional Development Award). UNYOC, thank you for awarding me the UNYOC/MLA Professional Development Scholarship! This May, I attended the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association in Chicago, Illinois. It was a busy but very productive …read more

IDEAL Conference Reflection

(The following is a blog post from Twanna Hodge, MLIS, one of the 2019 winners of the UNYOC Professional Development Award) On August 6 and 7 2019, the Ohio State University Libraries, the Association of Research Libraries, and the Association of College and Research Libraries hosted IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in …read more

UNYOC 2011: Inspiration and Education

(As a requirement of UNYOC’s Professional Development Award, recipients must post on the UNYOC blog describing their experience including the impact this has had on them personally and/or their organization.)  With UNYOC’s generous support, I was able to attend their 2011 Annual Meeting in Poughkeepsie, New York. This professional development opportunity benefitted me greatly in …read more