May 30, 2017
Professor Mimoza Polloshka and Ms. Ivana Stevanovic of RIT Kosovo™ (A.U.K) attended the annual AMICAL Conference in Thessaloniki, Greece. This year’s conference theme was ”Centering on learning: Partnerships and professional development among librarians, faculty and technologists”.
Professor Polloshka was a presenter in the panel session titled Evolution of teaching and learning centers within AMICAL institutions, which prompted an important discussion about Teaching and Learning centers in general among American Universities and resulted in a number of potential collaborations on related projects with other AMICAL member institutions.
Ms. Stevanovic represented RIT KosovoTM (A.U.K) at the Members Council and also as an invited guest at the Information Literacy Committee meeting. She was also one of the mentors for attendees of the workshop themed Assessment and communication: Measuring library impact aligned with institutional goals .
AMICAL 2017 was held May 17 through 20, 2017 at the American College of Thessaloniki. Recordings are available on the AMICAL YouTube channel.
AMICAL is a consortium of American international liberal arts institutions, working together on common goals for libraries, technology and learning.