SENYCon 2020

Date: Friday, April 3, 2020
Time: 9:30am-3:45pm 
Location: Southeastern Conference Room
Trainers: Southeastern's Members

SENYCon is an annual conference to highlight the unique talents and skills that are held by the library professionals in the Southeastern region. This event is made possible due to an outpouring of enthusiasm from our members, and the event is free for all Southeastern members. We hope you can join us!

9am: Registration, coffee, snacks

9:30am-12:15pm Morning Sessions:

  • Effective Project Management Techniques, Lindsay Jankovitz, Marlboro Free Library
  • Advocating for School Libraries in Your Town, Jen Park, Ramapo Catskill Library System
  • Secure Network Design for Small Organizations, Zachary Spalding, Southeastern NY Library Resources Council
  • A Holistic Approach to Programming, Amy Smith, Dawn Jardine, Paul Agne, Red Hook Public Library
  • Usability Studies Made Easy, Nancy Murillo & Deborah Canzano, Orange County Community College Library

12:00pm-1:00pm: LUNCH

1:00pm-3:45pm Afternoon Sessions:

  • Tracking Outcomes in a Hospital Library: Win, Lose, or Draw? Mary Jo Russell, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Frank Appell, Good Samaritan Hospital
  • No More Tree Octopus - Updating Website Evaluation Strategies, Joanna Arkans, New Paltz High School
  • Hiring For Change, Beth Zambito, Newburgh Free Library
  • Scanding in the Stacks, Rodney Hoffner, Mount Saint Mary College
  • Netflix & Learn, Fatoma Rad & Danielle S. Apfelbaum, Farmingdale State College


  • Members (Southeastern, MHLS, RCLS, BOCES, ESLN) are free!
  • Members with lunch: $11
  • Non-members: $10
  • Non-members with lunch: $22