Kristan Shawgo

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First name: 
Kristan
Last name: 
Shawgo
Brief Bio: 

I am a Social Sciences Librarian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill providing liaison support to the Political Science, Public Policy, Women's and Gender Studies and Sexuality Studies departments.

Full Bio: 

I am a Social Sciences Librarian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill providing liaison support to the Political Science, Public Policy, Women's and Gender Studies and Sexuality Studies departments.  I am interested in how we support communities with our library collections and services and how we can strengthen these connections through collaboration and meaningful engagement. In my previous position as the Community Outreach and Special Projects Manager at HASTAC, I provided support for HASTAC, Duke STEAM Challenge, FutureEd initiative and the CI-BER project.

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SparkTruck visits Duke University!

SparkTruck visits Duke University!

August 9 2013
HASTAC @Duke and the Duke STEAM Challenge present an afternoon visit with the SparkTruck this Friday, August 9 from 1-3pm. The SparkTruck, a mobile makerspace filled with 3-D printers, laser-cutters and other 21st Century shop tools, began as SparkLab- a group of Stanford students curious about...
Visitor Parking Lot across from Bay 1 Smith Warehouse, 114 S. Buchanan Blvd.
Durham, NC 27708
United States
YALSA's Virtual Town Halls

YALSA's Virtual Town Halls

March 19 2013
YALSA’s Virtual Town Halls As a part of the YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) year-long IMLS funded National Forum on Libraries & Teens project, the association is sponsoring three town halls. The virtual events, all will take place in YALSA’s Adobe Connect space , are scheduled...
United Kingdom
THATCamp ACRL 2013

THATCamp ACRL 2013

April 12 2013
The Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) is hosting their 2013 conference on April 10-13 in Indianapolis, Indiana and THATCamp ACRL 2013 has been organized to take place during the conference on Friday, April 12 from 8:30am-5:00pm. THATCamps are collaborative, informal, productive...
Indianapolis, IN
United States
THATcamp Libraries

THATcamp Libraries

February 23 2013
THATcamp Libraries February 23, 2013 Simmons College in Boston, MA All text from: http://libraries2013.thatcamp.org/ New technology is coming on the scene all the time. Digital Humanities, MOOCs, social media, and more are transforming the content and services libraries, and their staff, provide to...
Boston, MA
United States
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