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Thursday, November 20, 2014
Registration: 11:30 am to noon
Lunch begins at noon
Internet Privacy – presented by Lori Andrews
About the Speaker:
Professor Andrews is a distinguished professor of law at IIT Chicago-Kent and director of IIT’s Institute for Science, Law and Technology. She received her B.A. summa cum laude from Yale College and her J.D. from Yale Law School. Professor Andrews has been involved in setting policies for genetic technologies. She has been an adviser on genetic and reproductive technology to Congress, the World Health Organization, the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the federal Department of Health and Human Services, the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences, and several foreign nations, including the emirate of Dubai and the French National Assembly. She is also an internationally recognized expert on emerging technologies. Her path-breaking litigation about technologies caused the National Law Journal to list her as one of the “100 Most Influential Lawyers in America.” Professor Andrews is the author of 11 nonfiction books and three mysteries involving a fictional geneticist.
Meeting Sponsor: Bloomberg BNA
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Door Prizes: 2 giftcards will be raffled during the meeting courtesy of LexisNexis. Check out their InfoPro for news and tips for librarians.
The Community Service Committee will be collecting books in good condition and monetary donations to benefit Open Books.
Open Books is a nonprofit social venture that provides literacy experiences for tens of thousands of readers each year through inspiring programs and the creative capitalization of books. Through their Instructional Programs, they cultivate the literacy skills of thousands of children and youth each year, from those who need intervention to those who desire enrichment. Through their Book Grant Programs, they provide readers of all ages with engaging, appropriate, and high-quality books. Each week, they deliver thousands of books to schools and nonprofits across Chicagoland.
Open Books welcomes any sellable book in good condition. This includes fiction, nonfiction, craft books, cookbooks, children’s books, textbooks, encyclopedias, and more! They also now accept CDs and DVDs in good playable condition. They cannot accept magazines, VHS tapes, or pre-college (K-12) textbooks.
Kale Caesar Salad
Main Course (choose one the following and notify your server):
Home-fried Chicken with mild honey chili glaze
Baked Ham and Brie Sandwich with grainy mustard
Crabcake Sandwich – Maryland Blue Crab, sauce gribiche
(Please tell your server if you require a vegan or vegetarian entree.)
Choice of house-made ice cream: Bourbon Pecan or Vanilla
Freshly Brewed Coffee and Hot Tea
Cost: $25.00 – exact amount required if paying at the door.
We look forward to seeing you at the November meeting and are excited to be trying another new venue for our luncheon!