CALL Mentorship and Leadership Development Committee 2020-2021 Annual Report

Sarah Andeen June 2021

Committee members included Sarah Andeen (chair), Brandy Ellis, Caroline Hersch, Sally Holterhoff, Heidi Kuehl, and Lyonette Louis-Jacques.

With the pandemic the 2020-2021 year was a bit odd, but we did hold an event that was very successful.

Title: “How to Know What You Don’t Know
Date & Time: May 5, 2021 at 12 PM
Location: Virtual via Zoom

Taking on some new roles as job and staffing responsibilities shift?  Started a new job in a different area of law librarianship? Want to learn more about how all different kinds of law library organizations work?  Join us tor this panel discussion where we will talk about how to function effectively when everyone assumes you know exactly what to do.

A virtual panel discussion with:

  • Debbie Ginsberg – Manager, Faculty Research and Scholarly Support Services – Harvard Law School
  • Heidi Frostestad Kuehl – Circuit Librarian  – U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • Jean Wenger – Director of the Library – Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Sarah Walangitan – Librarian – Supreme Court of Illinois

This event was well attended with 39 people registered for the event and 34 people attending.  It was a lively discussion and the follow up notes will be added to the CALL Website.