• What’s in a Name: The Language of Personal Identity and Academics

  • Presenters
    • Cynthia L. Henderson, Associate Dean of Health Sciences Libraries, University of Southern California
    • Casey Ann Mitchell, Metadata Librarian, Pepperdine University
    • Nancy Olmos, Head, Metadata and Content Management, University of Southern California
    • Dr. Rebecca Davis, Information Services Librarian, University of Southern California
    • Prof. Eva Rios-Alvarado, Adjunct Librarian, Mt. SAC, GCC & ELAC
    • Bredny Rodriguez, Health and Life Sciences Informationist, University of California at Los Angeles
    • Christal A. Young, Reference and Instruction Librarian, University of Southern California
  • Description

    Our identity is part of who we are, and relates to our name, title and academic rank that place us into an organizational network. Yet, how many times has your personal or professional identification been challenged, misunderstood, or lost in translation? What happens when you have to help others understand who you are? This poster will display some of the most challenging, sometimes embarrassing, moments when assumptions go wrong.

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    • Challenging Topics