Meeting Minutes

University of Hawaii at Manoa
American Library Association, Student Chapter

Executive Committee Meeting

October 28, 2004


Attendees:         Christian DeLay, Mona Kwon, Wendy Ikemoto, Lillian Nicolich, Jenn Ogg, Lori Ann Saeki, Carole Suzui, and Andrew Wertheimer.

Call to Order:     4:00 PM




Treasurer’s Report

Jenn Ogg reported the treasury balance as $716.63.  The Silent Auction will bring in $3908.00.


Website Update

Christian DeLay reported that the ALA-SC website has a new location at  Leslie Wood will be applying a web usability analysis.


Fall Programs

Dr. Knuth has agreed to an Intellectual Freedom workshop.  It will be held on Nov 18, 2004 at 3:00 – 4:45 in 4V, overlapping with a portion of LIS610 class time.  Lillian Nicholich described the workshop content as follows:

§       Present a scenario regarding IF.

§       Dr Knuth presentation (45 minutes).

§       Break into small group and discuss the scenario and possible solutions.


Brown Bags

§       Sandy Hall, author of Duke: A Great Hawaiian, may be available to speak in February on her new book, or perhaps news librarianship.


Fall Socials

§       The committee discussed hosting one more social event in the semester.  December 9.  Lillian Nicolich suggested an ice cream social.

§       ALA-SC will host pizza lunches during the Intensive Weekends on October 30 and November 6.



Hui Dui will be hosting their White Elephant on November 17-19.

The ALA-SC/SLA/ASIST bake sale on Nov 4 has been cancelled.


Next Meeting

The next meeting is scheduled for December 2 at 4:00 – 4:45 PM.


Minutes submitted by Secretary, Mona Kwon.