The Renewal Colloquium

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The Renewal Colloquium encourages attendees to informally discuss, explore, and resolve questions about Kendrick’s low morale studies (Kendrick ,2017; Kendrick & Damasco 2019; Kendrick 2021a; Kendrick 2021b) and/or their specific experiences of low morale. Brief prep work is encouraged for this moderated event.

Topics cover:

  • low-morale experience development;
  • The role of practice-based and workplace barriers to resolving low morale;
  • The influence of behaviors, organizational systems, and values and norms on low-morale experiences; and
  • Emerging and established pathways to workplace empowerment and improving individual choices and organizational culture.

Kaetrena Davis Kendrick earned her MSLS from the historic Clark Atlanta University School of Library and Information Studies. Her research interests include professionalism, ethics, racial and ethnic diversity in the LIS field, and the role of communities of practice in practical academic librarianship. In her daily and long-term work, Kendrick has transformed library programs, services, and culture via creativity, leadership, and advocacy. Kendrick also leads professional development opportunities and organizational dialogues designed to energize employee morale and promote empathetic leadership in North American libraries. In 2019, Kendrick was named the Association of College and Research Libraries' Academic/Research Librarian of the Year. Learn more about Kaetrena's mission and activities.

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Session Duration:
This course consists of one 1.25 hour session.

Instructor: Kaetrena Davis Kendrick -

Continuing Education Credit:
Contact Hours: 1.25

November 1, 2021

10:00 am - 11:15 am CDT

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482

Amigos Member $125.00
Non-member $185.00