Monthly Archives: November 2013

Dan De Simone Named Folger Librarian

Congratulations  to LIS Adjunct Dan De Simone on his recent appointment as the Eric Weinmann Librarian at the Folger Library.   Folger press release. Prof. De Simone currently teaches CLSC 832, Rare Books, Wednesdays at the Library of Congress.

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November 2013 Alumni News

Dr. Scott Lee (MSLS 1997), Information Competency Librarian at Antelope Valley College, has a book chapter coming out next month in The Machiavellian Librarian. The specific chapter he co-wrote (“Taming the bureaucratic beast, or: how we learned to stop stressing … Continue reading

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ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter Volunteered at St. Anthony Catholic School

As a volunteer event of ASIS&T CUA student chapter, LIS/HIT students, faculty and family visited St. Anthony Catholic School on October 19, 2013. The participants were Darhlene Banks, Meghan Burke, Amy Chenaille, Martha Chapin, Dr. Sung Un Kim, Colin and … Continue reading

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Dr. Sue Yeon Syn and Dr. Sung Un Kim presented at the ASIS&T Annual Meeting

Dr. Sue Yeon Syn and Dr. Sung Un Kim presented a research poster at the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Annual Meeting in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on November 4, 2013. The poster presented a research on “The Impact … Continue reading

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LIS Professional Organization Information Session – Nov. 14

Have you thought about joining a professional organization? Are you simply curious about what a professional organization is? Wondering what all the fuss is about? We invite you to come learn more about the benefits of joining a professional organization. The information … Continue reading

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CUA LIS makes its mark at ASIST and VAASL conferences

Last week was a busy week for me – I attended the annual meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIST) in Montreal Sunday-Tuesday and then the fall conference of the Virginia Association of School Librarians (VAASL) in … Continue reading

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Dr. Sung Un Kim and SLIS Student to Present at VAASL

Dr. Sung Un Kim and Laura Owen (SLIS current student) will be presenting at the Virginia Association of School Librarians (VAASL) Conference in Hampton, VA on November 9th. Using best practices shared in phone interviews with K-12 educators, they will … Continue reading

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