Monday, March 25, 2013

JFK University Celebration of Scholarship Call for Submissions


Celebration of Scholarship

Call for Submissions 

Help us celebrate your work! Each year, JFK University honors faculty, students, alumni and staff who have made a scholarly, creative, or service contribution in their field. The seventh annual Celebration of Scholarship is coming up May 15, 2013 from 1:30-3:30pm on the Pleasant Hill Campus. We'll honor selected JFK University community members at a dessert reception with a certificate of recognition. Additionally, the list of contributions will be available at the celebration and on the JFK University Libraries website. Works owned by the Libraries will be on display at the Robert M. Fisher Library. You are invited to submit your work!

For consideration: Submissions published, presented, or shown between May 1, 2012 – December 31, 2012* will be considered for recognition. Submissions honored at last year's event will not be eligible. Evidence of your work should be provided as an APA citation including links where applicable. All citations are verified and reviewed by the Celebration of Scholarship committee.

Submission form: Fill out the online submission form today! Submissions are being accepted through April 15, 2013.

Types of work recognized: Works representing a scholarly, creative, or service contribution will be considered. Examples include journal or edited newsletter and magazine articles; books or book chapters, including selected works and creative contributions such as poetry or artwork; conference presentations, posters, panels or workshops; curated and juried art exhibits, including artwork, exhibition guides, and digital objects created as part of exhibits; works and performances; projects supported by grant or endowment funding; creation of or contributions to online publications, blogs or websites; awards or recognition from professional associations or other bodies for contributions to your field; and more!

Questions and comments? Please contact Stephanie Roach at

*Going forward, the Celebration of Scholarship contribution period will be on the calendar year. As a result, this year's contribution period is shorter than usual. 

Scholarship. Creativity. Service. Celebration of Scholarship 2013

Last Year's Event

2012's event was a hit! Congratulations to the 68 people who were recognized representing 14 programs and departments. Check out the 2012 list of honorees.

Thanks to the Academic Support Center, Human Resources, Marketing, the Office of the President, and our co-sponsor the Office of Academic Affairs. Thanks to all our event speakers. Special thanks to all the library staff members involved, in particular Steve Moody and the Celebration of Scholarship committee: Claudia Chester, Katie Keyser, Lisa Celentano, Joan Bewley, and Stephanie Roach. 

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APA Citation Help

Get help with APA: Remember to use the most current style guide: The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association is now in its 6th edition. Additionally, an in depth update has been published for use with electronic resources.

For a quick review of common citation types, see our handy citation guide. Additionally, you may visit the JFK University Libraries or Academic Support Center websites, or contact a reference librarian at your branch library.

 Share your work with us from 2012! Submissions accepted until April 15, 2013.
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