2nd National Conference: May 12 (Thursday) - May 13 (Friday), 2016
Location: Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
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The First National Personal Librarian & First Year Experience Library Conference was a 2-day event focused on all aspects of the first year experience and the personalization of outreach and services for incoming students. It was held on April 7-8, 2014. Over 150 attendees came from 71 institutions throughout the United States and Canada. See the 2014 Conference program (pdf) and archived presentations.
Molly Schaller is Associate Professor and Program Coordinator for the Master’s programs in College Student Personnel and Higher Education Administration and a Fellow in the Learning Teaching Center at the University of Dayton. Prior to her faculty position she worked for 10 years in student affairs administration. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the Ohio State University, Master’s degree from Miami University in College Student Personnel and a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Ohio University. Her research focus is on college student development, with special emphasis on sophomore students. She has consulted with numerous institutions as they have worked to develop their sophomore year experience programs and has published a number of articles and book chapters on the topic. In addition to this work, Molly conducts research on the relationship between physical space and learning.
We will be adding to this list as questions are sent to us.