An admissions guy stopped me and two of my co-workers on the sidewalk today to tell us that he had recently read an application he thought we should know about. In this application the prospective freshman wrote about the librarian trading cards and their accompanying superpowers as one of her three reasons for applying to
At long last, we’ve had time to put images of our new trading cards up online. You can see all of them here.
First, the Fun Stuff. My co-worker, Heather, presented at the Minnesota Library Association conference on using social software to keep up with government documents (ppt here). Then she brought Jenny Levine back to Minneapolis with her so we could all meet for dinner. What fun! [Update: Here’s a picture of us having fun with Jenny.]
I hope you’re familiar with Strong Bad, the funniest cartoon character in a helmet ever. He and his friends live over at the Homestar Runner site. (For way more fan information than you ever needed, here’s the Wikipedia entry.) Anyway, periodically Strong Bad answers email from fans, and my co-worker just found his answer to