Florida’s iSchool at ALISE 2013

Are you going to ALISE 2013 in Seattle? Here are some of the places where you can find Florida State University faculty, staff, alumni, and students:

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
8:30 – 10 a.m.-
SIG Program: Doctoral Students: Surviving the Pre-Tenure Years
Conveners: Lenese Colson (doctoral student, Florida State University) – Menzies Suite – Grand Hyatt Hotel

10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.- Conference Welcome: Don Latham, Associate Professor, Florida State University “Always The Beautiful Answer Who Asks a More Beautiful Question”: e. e. cummings and LIS Education” – Ballroom A-C

2 – 3:30 p.m.- 2.4 “Questioning School Librarians: Triangulating
Common Core” Menzies Suite – Grand Hyatt Hotel – Mega M. Subramaniam (FSU alumni)

4 – 5:30 p.m- 3.2 Juried Papers: Online Education Moderator: Associate Professor Don Latham (Florida State University) – Cobalt

4 – 5:30 p.m- 3.3 “Inquiry into Education: A Classical Pragmatist Perspective on Learning as Informing” – Azure – Laurie Bonnici (FSU SLIS alumni)

4 – 5:30 p.m- 3.5 “New Directions: Research, Curriculum, and Realignment” Panelists: Professor Corinne Jorgensen, Florida State University- Blewett Suite – Grand Hyatt Hotel

7:30 – 9 p.m- Doctoral Student Research Poster Session and Reception, Ballrooom A-E

Thursday, January 24, 2013
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.- SIG Business Meeting – Information Policy: Nicole Alemanne, doctoral student, Florida State University

8:30 – 10 a.m.- 4.1 ALISE Award Papers 2 Moderator: Linda Most (FSU alumni) – Cyan B

8:30 – 10 a.m.- 4.3 Juried Panel: Questions Are Never Neutral: Examining the Occupy and Tea Party Movements as Exemplars of Information Research and Everyday (Political) Life [Featured Presentation] Gary Burnett (Florida State University), & Julia Skinner (Florida State University) – Cobalt

10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m- 5.4 SIG Program: Youth Services The Beauty of Subversion: Asking the Difficult Questions in Research, Teaching, and Practice Panelists: Don Latham (Florida State University), Jonathan M. Hollister (Florida State University), Kyungwon Koh (FSU SLIS alumni) – Azure

4:30 – 6 p.m.- Special Session: “What of Diversity? (Always the Beautiful, and Essential, Question): An Ignite Session on Ideas You Can Use To Advance Diversity” Co-sponsored by: ALISE Diversity Statement Task Force & ALISE Multicultural, Ethnic, and Humanistic Concerns SIIG – Howard Rodriguez-Mori (Florida State University), and Mega Subramaniam (FSU SLIS alumni) – Ballroom D -E

Friday, January 24, 2013
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.- Doctoral Students SIG : Lenese Colson, doctoral student, Florida State University


Dr. Melissa Gross, FSU SLIS

ALISE President: FSU SLIS Professor Melissa Gross
ALISE Conference Co-Chair: FSU SLIS Professor Don Latham
ALISE Research Grant Competition Chair: FSU SLIS Professor Gary Burnett