GSAC is hosting a Meet & Greet on the first day of classes Monday, January 13 from 4 to 5:30pm on the 3rd Floor of the KSU Library. Come socialize with iSchool students and faculty to kick off the Spring Semester! We will be serving coffee, hot chocolate, and snacks.

The Meet & Greet will take place right before the Sixth Annual Mock Caldecott Night in the Reinberger Children’s Library Center (RCLC). All GSAC Meet & Greet attendees may attend Mock Caldecott for free! If you are interested in attending both the Meet & Greet and Mock Caldecott Night, please RSVP to Julia Stone at by Friday, January 10.

About Mock Caldecott Night

The RCLC is holding its Sixth Annual Mock Caldecott Night from 5:45 – 9:00pm on Monday, January 13. Participants will have the opportunity to discuss noteworthy picture books and decide on which book they would nominate to win a Caldecott Medal. Dinner will be provided.

If you are interested in attending Mock Caldecott virtually via Zoom at no cost, please email Michelle Baldini at You can also send in your favorite 2019 picture book as a nomination to win by Friday, January 10 to

All attendees of the GSAC Meet & Greet are eligible to attend Mock Caldecott Night for free. Please email Julia Stone at by Friday, January 10 if you would like to take advantage of this free admission opportunity. Also, check out the Mock Caldecott Facebook event or this link for more information.