The YALSA Update: It’s a New Year with YALSA

Happy 2009! As you start your new year’s resolutions this year, be sure to include YALSA in your plans — whether it’s professional development, showing off your professional style, participating in Teen Tech Week and other YALSA initiatives, or getting more involved in YALSA in the new year!

After the jump: enroll in YALSA’s winter online courses, show off your style at YALSA’s What to Wear Fashion Show at ALA Annual, learn how to win a Flip Ultra in YALSA’s new member drive, submit questions for the YALSA Candidates’ Forum, and apply for Teen Tech Week Mini Grants!

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Ask the Candidates & More YALSA Election Happenings

One of the first opportunities YALSA members have to meet the candidates on YALSA’s 2009 election slate, is at the first-ever YALSA Candidate’s Forum being held during the Midwinter Meeting in Denver.

How? By posting questions to the YALSA wiki page all about the upcoming election. There is a section of the page that is dedicated to the questions members would like to see asked of the candidates at the Forum. It’s your chance to discover what you think fellow members should know about those running for YALSA office. Continue reading