Monthly Archives: August 2012

Deadline for Symposium proposals – September 14

Just a reminder that the deadline for Symposium proposals is September 14 — 2 weeks from today. We invite proposals from faculty, students, and professionals in all sectors of library and information science, so don’t miss out on this opportunity … Continue reading

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CUA SLIS Students Monica Lagares and Levertes Ragland Awarded ALA Spectrum Scholarship

SLIS would like to congratulate incoming students Monica Lagares and Levertes Ragland on being awarded an ALA Spectrum Scholarship. From the ALA website: Established in 1997, the Spectrum Scholarship Program is ALA’s national diversity and recruitment effort designed to address … Continue reading

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Upcoming Information Sessions for the CHIM-IMLS scholarship

SLIS will be holding a number of Information Sessions for Prospective Students who are interested in the Cultural Heritage Information Management course of study and the CHIM-IMLS scholarship: National Agricultural Library, September 10, 12-1pm Library of Congress, September 12, 11:45-12:45pm Nation Library … Continue reading

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Dean’s Reception Tuesday September 4th 5:30-7:30pm Caldwell

All new and continuing students, faculty and alumni are cordially invited to the Dean’s Reception. Please come and help us to celebrate the start of the 2012-2013 Academic Year. When: Tuesday September 4th, 5:30-7:30pm Where: The Auditorium, Caldwell Hall  

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First Fall Colloquium Announced

SLIS Clinical Associate Professor, Dave Shumaker will be presenting the first SLIS Colloquium of the Fall term on themes from his new book, The Embedded Librarian. He will focus on the key features that distinguish embedded librarianship from traditional professional … Continue reading

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2012-2013 Howard and Mathilde Rovelstad Scholarships Recipients Announced

With great pleasure, the SLIS Faculty congratulate Jessica Kemp and Ying Zhang, the recipients of the 2012-2013 Howard and Mathilde Rovelstad Scholarships! Jessica and Ying stood out among a group of highly qualified candidates for their scholarship, commitment to the … Continue reading

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CUA SLIS Student Awarded ALA Spectrum Scholarship

SLIS would like to congratulate incoming student Levertes Ragland on being awarded an ALA Spectrum Scholarship. From the ALA website: Established in 1997, the Spectrum Scholarship Program is ALA’s national diversity and recruitment effort designed to address the specific issue … Continue reading

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SLIS Now Accepting Applications for CHIM-IMLS Scholarship

In June 2012, SLIS was awarded a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) for scholarships to support 17 students to complete the CHIM concentration from 2013 to 2015. We are now accepting applicantion. The deadline for … Continue reading

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