The 2021 CIMA Fall Caucus will include a discussion of CIMA business items, presentations, and a special "Excited About Archives" lightning round.
Agenda (All times are Mountain Daylight Time)
9:00-9:30 Introduction and CIMA Business
"Projects during and because of COVID in the Central Washington University Archives"
Julia Stringfellow, Central Washington University (30 minutes)
"Adding Diverse Collections to Utah State University's Special Collection & Archives"
Monique Davila, Utah State University (15 minutes)
"Words of Warning: Addressing Harmful Language in Collections and Finding Aids"
Terri Jordan, Utah State University (15 minutes)
10:40-11:10 “Excited About Archives” lightning round
Archivists from six different institutions will give five minute presentations about a particularly interesting item or collection from their archive.
"From Rare Book School to Exhibition: Turning Lessons into Practice"
Jaime Valenzuela, University of Arizona (20 minutes)
"Cultivating a Yearlong Exhibit"
Jamie Weeks and Kandice Harris, Weber State University (20 minutes)