July 16, 2017
REPS Roundup is the weekly newsletter of the Roundtable for Early Professionals and Students. Each issue includes news items, events, and opportunities to keep you informed about the archives profession. Have an announcement to add to the Roundup? Email the editor: Kyle Boyd.
Meet our Steering Committee. Lucy Ross, Website and Social Media Coordinator, runs the REPS website, blog, Twitter, and Facebook. Make sure you subscribe, like, and follow to stay informed about everything happening in REPS. Learn more about Lucy Ross on our blog.
SAA 2017. Check out the REPS blog to prepare for the SAA Annual Meeting in Portland this month. We have a few Google documents to help you make the most of the meeting. Visit the room share and activities sign up documents to learn more. There is also a helpful blog from last year featuring tips for attending the meeting. You can also sign up for the Navigator Program. Make sure to also look at the SAA host committee blog for resources about Portland.
Join Us. We are looking for people to join the steering committee in the Events Coordinator and Student Liaison positions. You can nominate yourself here.
NEA/A.R.T. Spring 2018 Meeting call for proposals. The NEA and Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York (A.R.T.) invite submissions of session proposals for their joint Spring Meeting, to be held March 22-24, 2019 in New Haven, Connecticut. The Spring 2018 Program Committee has created a space for NEA and A.R.T. members to develop proposals together. Proposals are due September 10, 2017 and can be submitted here.
Mark your calendars. The NEA Fall 2017 meeting will be held Saturday, September 23rd at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The NEA/A.R.T. Spring 2018 meeting will be held March 22-24, 2018 in New Haven.
One Book One Profession. SAA has chosen Through the Archival Looking Glass: A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion, edited by Mary A. Caldera and Kathryn M. Neal for the 2017 One Book One Profession selection.
Professional Development & Continuing Education
Care of Books and Scrapbooks
July 28, 2017 2:00-3:30 EDT
Library Juice Academy Course
Visit their website for a list of upcoming courses
In the Media
Events Around New England
The History and Collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society
July 22nd, 2017, 10:00am-11:30am
Massachusetts Historical Society
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Sent on behalf of the REPS Leadership Team: Lauren VanDenBerg, Molly Brown, Kyle Boyd, and Lucy Ross.