About Us

Liz Liz_OPTION1Humrickhouse is an assistant professor and academic librarian at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse.  She specializes in instruction and instructional technology and is interested in the intersection of community outreach and information literacy instruction. She is the co-founder of the Gaining Ground: Building College-Level Information Literacy Skills high school to college bridge program. Liz was inspired to found C.A.L.L. after attending the LILi conference in Los Angeles, CA and listening to librarians in a variety of specializations discuss their successful collaborations with one another. She believes that building partnerships across libraries is the solution to helping patrons become information literate for the rest of their lives.

 

 

Teri Teri Holford-TalpeHolford-Talpe is the academic engagement & curriculum librarian. As part of the outreach and instruction team, she works to engage students, departments, and community members in Murphy Library. She is also the liaison librarian with UWL’s School of Education, and co-founder of the Gaining Ground: Building College-Level Information Literacy Skills high school to college bridge program.

 

 

 

Linda MeJerome is a Youth Services librarian at La Crosse Public Library and specializes in all things teen, from collections to programming to outreach. She is passionate advocate for all teens and is always striving to collaborate within her community to create opportunities for teens so they can become happy, healthy and successful adults.

 

 

 

Cindy cindy_halterHalter is a school librarian at La Crosse Central High School in the School District of La Crosse.  She devotes herself to developing life-long learners.  An advocate of all literacies, informational literacy is cornerstone to her professional efforts.  In addition to teaching, Cindy serves on the school district technology committee and delivers professional development opportunities to district staff.

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Thank You!

Hello and thank you!

The first annual Conference About Libraries & Literacy was a success and it was all because of you! On behalf of the entire C.A.L.L. committee, I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of those who presented and attended the conference on February 9th. We truly appreciate the time, energy, and attention you invested in us throughout the day and we can’t wait to do it again next year!

As promised, we’ve posted the presentation materials here. You can also find them by clicking on the “2017 Conference Materials” link at the top of the page.

Thank you again and we hope to see you next year!

Warmest regards,

Liz Humrickhouse

 

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