November’s installment of 7 Questions With… AAAL Members features Ebony Magnus, Assessment & User Experience Librarian at SAIT.
1. What is something interesting you learned in the last month? Bumblebees have trouble recovering from stress without sugar. Thank you, sadanimalfacts.com
2. When was the last time you were nervous? Today. I’m filling out this questionnaire on November 9. Donald Trump is the United States President-Elect and I’m not sure I’ve ever been so nervous.
3. If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Roll my Rs
4. If you could be any fictional character, who would you choose? Ororo Munroe
5. If you could throw any kind of party, what would it be like and what would it be for? Just a room full of puppies and cotton candy. Because puppies and cotton candy.
6. What is your best piece of career advice? Build strong relationships and take every opportunity to learn from those around you. I’ve only been in this profession for three years, but I’ve benefited immensely from the support and knowledge of mentors and peers.
7. What is your favourite quote? The past is always tense, the future perfect. – Zadie Smith