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Jacob Berg
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Stillwater could run this IPA game if he wanted to. 
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I know it medaled at GABF, but it's still sneaky underrated. 
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Union Brewing AM Gold, cream ale with subtle coffee infused. 
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(Warning, somewhat #longread) Yep, another post on sexism in beer. Why? Because as a friend just said, "with a topic like this, the quantity of supportive voices matter." (Maybe a slight paraphrase...
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Yea. that's why i don't drink sam adams, 'cause there is a picture of a man on it. 
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tl;dr is "Baptists." Really. 
What do you get when you mix corporate interest with religiously motivated temperance? A whole lot of Budweiser.
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Alky-hawl iz de debbil
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That's us!
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Do better at hiring, take back "fit!"
As presently constructed, the practice of hiring based on "fit" is problematic. Fit too often means "people like me" to hiring managers, which perpetuates a vicious cycle of homogeneity. In librarianship, that homogeneity is...
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Thanks for your honesty in your writing. 
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Reconceptualizing "Fit": Theory, Practice, Praxis
As presently constructed, the practice of hiring based on "fit" is problematic. Fit too often means "people like me" to hiring managers, which perpetuates a vicious cycle of homogeneity. In librarianship, that homogeneity is reflected in the demographics of...
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Headed to Computers in Libraries in DC next week? Come say hi. 
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The BeerBrarian's Guide to Computers in Libraries 2015
Since I live in DC, I thought an insider's perspective might be useful for the upcoming Computers in Libraries 2015 conference , which meets at the Hilton just north of Dupont Circle from Monday, April 27th, to Wednesday, April 29th. I won't be presenting t...
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Lagunitas Waldo DIPA, dank, sticky, tropical, and High West-ified barrel aged coffee stout, with a nice bit of cola taste to go along with the whiskey and coffee flavors.

Plus swag. 
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Had Waldo at RFD yesterday. Pretty damn good beer there. 
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  • University of Pittsburgh
    Library and Information Science
  • George Washington University
    Political Science
  • Colby College
    Government