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For those of you who plan to be in Portland next week to attend the 2015 ACRL Conference: safe travels! Here is where I plan to be while I’m there. This schedule isn’t set in stone (last minute changes are always preferred) and it doesn’t list all evening socials, but it includes the events I’m most excited about.

Wednesday

8:30 AM – 3:00 PM:  CritLib Unconference (Portland State University)

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM:  ACRL 1st-timers Presentation (Portland Ballroom 252-253) – I’m presenting!

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM:  Battledecks (Portland Ballroom 251/258)

Thursday

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM:  Keep it Green: Leading Sustainable and Successful Online Teams (D135-136) – I’m presenting!

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM:  Poster Sessions (esp. 39) (Exhibits Hall)

10:45 AM – 12:00 PM:  #TeamIRDL Sage Booth presentation (Exhibits Hall) – I’m presenting!

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM:  Shifting our Focus, Evolving our Practice: A Collaborative Conversation about the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education (C123-124)

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM:  Poster Sessions (Exhibit Hall)

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM:  ACRL 75th Anniversary Invited Panel – New Roles for the Road Ahead (Portland Ballroom 251/258)

4:15 PM – 5:30 PM:  Keynote: Jad Abumrad (Oregon Ballroom)

Friday

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM:  At the Intersection of Diversity and Libraries: Check your Privilege to Build Sustainable Communities (Portland Ballroom 252)

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM:  Poster Sessions (Exhibit Hall)

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM:  Process, Not Product: Teaching and Assessing the Critical Process of Information Literacy (C123-124)

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM:  The Framework for Information Literacy and its Impact on Student Learning (Portland Ballroom 251/258)

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM:  Food in the Exhibit Hall (Exhibit Hall)

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM:  Scholarly Communication as a Tool for Social Justice and Diversity (E145-146)

Saturday

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM:  Contributed Papers 25 [Info Lit and Instruction papers] (Portland Ballroom 252)

9:45 AM – 10:45 AM:  Contributed Papers 32 [Info seeking, discovery and research tools] (F149-150)

11:00 AM – 12:15 PM:  Keynote: Lawrence Lessig (Oregon Ballroom)