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Call for Nominations: Medical Library Association’s 2020/2021 Rising Stars Award (Deadline Friday, Nov. 1)

(via Melanie Sorsby, Covenant Medical Center and School of Nursing in Lubbock, TX)

The MLA Rising Star program gives members the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge, and personal characteristics needed to become a leader in MLA. The yearly leadership development program matches each Rising Star, with a mentor, in a curriculum that includes monthly classes, training to develop self-awareness of skills as a leader, opportunities to gain an intimate view of MLA, from Board meetings to MLA history.  Rising Stars will spend the year working on a group project related to current MLA initiatives.

Nominations are due to MLA November 1, 2019 for the above award. This award is presented annually by MLA. Visit MLANET at https://www.mlanet.org/p/cm/ld/fid=44 for further details, criteria, and the application form. 

Please email Norice Lee, Jury Chair at nlee@bcomNM.org if you have any questions.

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