Monday, March 25, 2013

Shatford Library Student Association



Hello! We are proud to announce that there is a new club here at Pasadena City College... the Shatford Library Student Association! Here is a little run-down of our club:

The purpose of the club shall be to foster interest in libraries, information science, and information technologies as viable career choices. Working as a liaison between the Shatford Library and the students at Pasadena City College, the club hopes to raise awareness of Shatford library services and promote the role of libraries in society. Members will be encouraged to take part in various activities such as networking with professionals, professional workshops, visits to various libraries, and guest speakers.

So, basically, it is a club to promote our college's library and to have fun by taking part in library and school related events.

Introductions!

President/ICC Alternate
Name: √Član Delgadillo

Club Expectations:  I want to build a strong social network among librarians, aspiring librarians, and library enthusiasts. I want to share the joys and journeys every library has to offer with the world, or at least with the students and staff of PCC (baby steps).
Hobbies: Writing (Poetry, Screenplays, and Prose) and Reading just about anything.
Favorite Books: 
Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo
The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx and Frederic Engels
Candide by Voltaire
The Sunset Limited by Cormac McCarthy


Vice President/ICC Representative
Name: Abrany Morales

Club Expectations: From this club I hope to bring awareness to more students about the importance of environment that the library can provide and the resources that it offers to help throughout their careers.
Hobbies: Reading, painting, playing piano, blogging, and going to the movies!
Favorite Books: 
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
The Husband by Dean Koontz
No Exit by Jean Paul Sarte
The Perks of Being A Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky


Secretary/Webmaster
Name: Kiri Lahey

Club Expectations: I want to connect with others who share the same views as me on libraries, have fun doing library related events, gain experience and connections through volunteering, and help promote our school's library.
Hobbies: Hiking, camping, Postcrossing, crafting, screen printing, playing video games, and reading, of course.
Favorite Books: 
Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi
Harry Potter Series by J. K. Rowling
The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy by Clare B. Dunkle
Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera
Be With You by Takuji Ichikawa
Kamikaze Girls by Novala Takemoto

Treasurer/Outreach Coordinator
Name: Carla Perez Zuehls

Club Expectations: I want everyone to have fun.  I want to have people gain knowledge about libraries that they didn't have before; I also want people involved in the library programs to gather information about new exciting things, volunteer opportunities, and also feel confident in themselves after going through some of the workshops that we will be offering. I look forward to this opportunity to get to know everyone.
Hobbies: reading, exploring new places, going to movies, being with friends and family, taking long walks by myself, and exploring
Favorite Books:
Harry Potter series by J.K Rowling  (love, love this series!!!! I can reread this series over and over)
To Kill a Mockingbird  by Harper Lee (classic, and such a great story about love, family and redemption)
Angelology by Danielle Trussoni (interesting story about angels)
Divergent series by Veronica Roth (interesting YA dystopian series.. exciting)
Body Finder series by Kimberly Derting (spooky YA series)
A Wrinkle In Time by Madeline Engle (classic children's book, but yet I can reread any given time)
The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker (just a great book)


If you need any more information you can check out our Facebook page. Our next meeting is Monday, April 1st from 5:30pm-6:30pm in LL-311. Hope to see you there!

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