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APALA & AILA Announce Talk Story Winners

APALA & AILA Announce Talk Story Winners

March 26, 2012 The American Indian Library Association (AILA) and the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) Announce the Winners of the 2012 Talk Story Grant The American Indian Library Association (AILA) and the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA), supported by Toyota Financial Services, are pleased to award the Baranov Museum in Kodiak, Alaska, Carson Regional … Continue reading

Toyota Financial Services Sponsors Talk Story!

I almost forgot!  We had a press release go out!  (It’s backdated… it actually went out yesterday.. oops.) September 26, 2011 The American Indian Library Association (AILA) and the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) Announce Their New Sponsor, Toyota Financial Services. The American Indian Library Association (AILA) and the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) are … Continue reading

Culturally Nice Hawaiian Programming

My awesome Grad School Peer-Mentor sent me this entry from the PUBYAC ListServ last week.  Someone wrote to the Hawaii State Library about how to put on a culturally sensitive Hawaiian Luau.  If I had seen the post, I would have, of course, referred them to Talk Story for some ideas, but apparently this one … Continue reading

#ala11 Highlights

Wow, I really didn’t have time to post during ALA in New Orleans.  When I had any downtime I was so tired I couldn’t really complete a full sentence, let alone write a blog post.  So much happened over the last 5 days that it certainly will take more than 1 blog over 1 day, … Continue reading

New Orleans, Here I Come!

So, this trip is already not going as planned.  My husband had surgery 2 weeks ago that he should’ve mostly been healed from, but actually has not really healed at all, and the doctor has decided to not clear him for travel.  So I am now going to New Orleans solo.  This will be my … Continue reading

Talk Story Grant Winners

Because I’m the co-chair, you guys get to hear the news first hand!  APALA/AILA are officially announcing the 2011 Talk Story Grant Winners! March 25, 2011 The American Indian Library Association (AILA) and the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) Announce the Winners of the 2011 Talk Story Grant The American Indian Library Association (AILA) and … Continue reading

Pacific Islander Higher Education Conference

This program, We Rise! Pacific Islander Higher Education Conference, is for AAPI High School Students & AAPI Community College Students and their parents.  It is a day of workshops, lunch, and a resource fair.  One of the committee members from my Thesis committee will also be speaking, Keith Camacho, who is a totally awesome Chamorro … Continue reading

2011 Talk Story: Sharing Culture, Sharing History Grant Application

I thought I would throw a real library-related post in.  Please apply for this awesome grant!  To download an application, please visit http://www.apalaweb.org/2010/12/2011-talk-story-grant/ or email lessalozada@gmail.com 2011 Grant Information & Application Sponsored by APALA & AILA Program Overview Talk Story: Sharing Stories, Sharing Culture is a literacy program that reaches out to Asian Pacific American … Continue reading