Instruction Committee Meeting: December 11, 2019

Met via Zoom
Members attending: Amy Hall (co-chair), National-Lewis University; Marielle McNeal (co-chair), North Park University; Kristin Allen, Harper College; Annie Armstrong, University of Illinois at Chicago; Joshua Avery, Wheaton College; Tish Hayes, Moraine Valley Community College; Molly Mansfield, Northeastern Illinois University; Christina Norton, Heartland Community College; Dee Anna Phares, Northern Illinois University.

CARLI Staff: Lorna Engels, Debbie Campbell

Guests: None


  • Twitter chat happening on Friday, Dec. 13!
  • ALMA and Primo trainings happening around the state
    • At UIC on Thursday, Dec. 19 and Friday, Dec. 20
    • More will be announced soon--dates in Jan and Feb
  • CARLI Created Content Committee webinar on copyright Dec. 17--registration has closed, but if you email CARLI support, you may be able to be added
  • CARLI office closed Thurs., Dec. 24-Wed., Jan. 1


  • Twitter chat, 12/13/19, 12-1 pm
  • February Article Club, 2/26/20
  • Spring Webinar, 4/1/20
    • Call for proposals needs to be finalized--committee members can add suggestions and comments to the google doc
    • CFP will be sent out in January
  • Instruction Showcase, Harper College
    • May 29, 2020 confirmed as Showcase date--A save the date will be sent soon
    • Harper’s ADS department open to workshop or panel presentation
    • We are most interested in a workshop for participants to focus on adapting something they are already using. Kristen will check to see how many facilitators will be available, and if this workshop plan is viable.
  • Public Services collaboration: 
    • Subgroups are still working to define focus

Tasks assigned:

Adjourned: 1:40 p.m.

Meeting Dates and Deadlines:

  • Next Meeting: Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 on Zoom
  • Schedule of Instruction Committee Meetings:
    • February 12, 2020
    • March 11, 2020
    • April 8, 2020
    • May 13, 2020
    • June 10, 2020

Minutes TH 12/11/19