Have you retired during the past year or are you about to retire? Do you have a colleague who is retiring? The Honors and Awards Committee of MAC, in order to recognize the value of your library service, is asking you to send your name and a brief biography to be posted
From Andrea Horne: The results are in! After a tie-breaker vote for Chair-Elect at the MAC Business Meeting, we now have finalized our new officers for this year’s elections: Chair-Elect Karen Knight Chapter Council Representative Jonathan Lord Chapter Council Representative Alternate Melissa Ratajeski MAC Nominee to the MLA Nominating Committee Pat Thibodeau
From Andrea Horne: Normally election results are not officially reported until the Annual Meeting, but we have a special case this year: we have a tie for the election for MAC Chair! Our MAC Bylaws state that we must break this tie through an election via paper ballot at the Business Meeting
From Andrea Horne: Greetings all, It is time for MAC members to elect new officers. The candidates’ biographical sketches are now available on the MAC Website: http://www.macmla.org/elections/candidates_09_10.html
From Virginia Bender: It’s time to nominate your deserving colleagues. Do you know someone who is an inspiring MAC member? Recognizing our colleagues is one of the highest honors we can bestow on our peers. The time to nominate your colleagues is now.
From Julia Shaw-Kokot and Jonathan Lord: The merger of the Pittsburgh Regional Chapter and the Mid-Atlantic Chapter (MAC) of the Medical Library Association (MLA) is now official. The merger proposal was approved by Chapter Council members at MLA’s 2009 Annual Meeting in May. The Western Pennsylvania area that previously made up the
From Lynn Eades: Hello! This is your friendly, neighborhood Membership Database Manager here to remind you that memberships in MAC are for a calendar year (January – December)! If you are an officer or on a committee, you need to renew your membership to be in good standing! Don’t delay, visit http://www.acteva.com/go/MACMembership/
From Lynn Eades: Happy New Year! It is again time to renew your membership in MAC! MAC memberships run from January – December. Dues are just $25. Checks or major credit cards accepted. To renew, please visit http://www.acteva.com/go/MACMembership/
The Communications Committee, with approval from the Board, decided to revamp the format of our chapter news. Now you won’t have to wait for a quarterly newsletter – you’ll get updates on this, the new MAC Messages blog.