2016 Cohort

The A-LIST students worked hard throughout the 2016 year to help connect the library with students through research assistance, outreach initiatives, and programming. 

Major Accomplishments during the Spring 2016 Semester

A-LIST Members of 2016, embracing and smiling

  • Completed A-LIST training book and associated reflective blogging
  • Attended 20+ hours of leadership training through iLEAD and other leadership opportunities 
  • 60 hours of research assistance at the Research Help Desk
  • 28 hours of research assistance at the Writing Center
  • Represented Cook Library at 4 different university open house events
  • Curated 4 different book displays: Women's History, Financial Literacy, Graduation Resources, Baltimore Uprising.
  • Hosted 3 different student group study parties (Transfer Student Organization, Filipino Cultural Association, Girls Track Team)
  • Surveyed over 100 students on the website redesign
  • Led over 60 high school students in a book discussion on the book All American Boys
  • Assisted in lesson planning and teaching two classes
  • Posted numerous Instagram photos and other social media posts on behalf of the library
  • Took photos for a donor event photo slideshow
  • Authored a blog entry for the university Thriving Tiger Blog about political literacy 
  • Assisted with a New York Times Talk related to political literacy
  • Planned National Library Week events
  • Planned Finals Week incentives
  • Helped lead the Cook Library Student Advisory Board
  • And much more!!

Much more to come in Fall 2016 including planning an orientation fair, a Human Library event, and collaborating with Disability Support Services!