2014 Schedule of Events

Thursday, June 12, 2014

  • 3:30-5:00pm Archives Basics & Collection Management with Noraleen Young
  • 6:00-7:30pm Optional Group Dinner

The hotel has a restaurant and there are a number of other dining options nearby.

Friday, June 13, 2014

  • 8:00-8:30am Introductions and Overview
  • 8:30-10:00am Digital Power: Preserving Digital Objects with Restricted Resources with Meg Miner (Digital Powrr Project Website)
  • 10:00-10:15am Break with Snacks
  • 10:15am-12:00pm Digitizing Your Journal – Advice and Lessons Learned with Angela Waarala, Digital Content Creations, UIUC Library; Robert McCully, Sigma Nu; other Attendees
  • 12:00PM-1:30pm Boxed Lunch
  • 1:00-2:30pm Artifact Storage Preservation with Gaby Kienitz
  • 2:30-2:45pm Break with Snacks
  • 2:45-4:00pm Artifact Mounting for Display Workshop with Gaby Kienitz
  • 4:00-5:00pm Wrap up and Discussion
  • 5:00-6:00pm Optional tour of the Student Life and Culture Archives
  • 6:30-7:00pm Dinner at iHotel
  • 7:00-8:30pm Fraternal Archives and the Dean’s Office with Willard Broom, Associate Dean of Students, UIUC (retired) and Ashley Dye, Director of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs, UIUC

 Saturday, June 14, 2014

  • 8:30-10:00am Exhibit Design (Especially for Traveling Exhibits) with Christa Deacy-Quinn
  • 10:00-10:15am Break with Snacks
  • 10:15-12:00pm Interns and Volunteers: Creative Programs and Uses with Towner Blackstock, Phi Gamma Delta; Kylie Smith, Kappa Kappa Gamma; Attendees
  • 12:00-1:00pm Boxed Lunch
  • 1:00-2:45pm Educational Programming: Webinars, Social Media, Participatory Archives, and Other Ideas
  • 2:45-3:30pm Wrap-up, Evaluations, and Plans for Next Conference
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  • Location

    Horticulture Field Laboratory
    Archives Research Center
    1707 S. Orchard St.
    Urbana, IL 61801

  • Hours

    M,T,TH,F: 8:30am-12pm
    and 1-5pm
    W: 10am-12pm and 1-5pm

  • Contact Us

    Email: Ellen Swain at eswain@illinois.edu
    Phone: (217) 333-7841

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