Category Archives: News & Events

Kinney and Kent, ALA Class of 2015 Emerging Leaders

On Tuesday, November 18, 2014, ALA announced its Class of 2015 Emerging Leaders (EL). Out of 50 individuals selected for the program, CUA has a total of two (former and recent) students on the list: Anita Kinney and Angela Kent. Anita Kinney, … Continue reading

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Visions of Italy: Culture in Twenty-First Century Rome and Florence

Dreaming of going to Italy? Here’s your chance to turn that dream into reality! Join us Wednesday, 12/3 at 6pm in CSL room 213 to find out how you can travel with LIS Professor Dr. Renate Chancellor to Italy, next … Continue reading

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CUA Library & Information Science Holiday Party!

The CUA Library & Information Science Alumni Board invite you to the 2014 CUA LIS Holiday Party, sponsored by AGLISS and the CUA LIS Department. Wednesday, December 10 from 5:30 – 8:30pm at The District Chop House & Brewery, located … Continue reading

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ALA Student-to-Staff Program

The ALA Student-to-Staff Program is a wonderful opportunity to network with librarians across the country and attend the 2015 ALA Annual Conference for free! The 2015 ALA Annual Conference will be held in San Francisco, June 25-June 30, 2015.

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Mentoring and Resume Review Night

AGLISS in cooperation with the LIS Alumni Association will be hosting a Mentoring and Resume Review Night for all current students and recent alums! The event will take place in Pryzbyla 327 on November 13, 2014 from 5-7:30.

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ALA Student-to-Staff Program Recipient– Jack Dale’s Experience at the 2014 Conference

If you are interested in learning more about the American Library Association (ALA), and getting a behind-the-scenes look at the way both the association and its component divisions operate, I can’t think of a better way than to become a … Continue reading

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Call for Volunteers (ASIS&T-CUA collaborative project with LC YRC)

ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter is working with Library of Congress Young Readers Center on a service project for visually impaired children and their parents. Our project for this semester is to create a brochure about assistive technologies. For this, each … Continue reading

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ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter – Volunteer Day

You are invited to join us for a day of helping the Cardozo High School Library (1200 Clifton St NW, Washington, D.C.) from 10 am to 3 pm on November 8th, Saturday, 2014. We will be helping to weed their … Continue reading

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Kelly Knight Receives DC/SLA Leadership Summit Stipend Award

Announced in the President’s Message, Chris Vestal, DC/SLA President honored Kelly Knight, CUA/SLA President with the DC/SLA Leadership Summit Stipend Award.

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Colloquium with Richard Reyes-Gavilan, Executive Director of the D.C. Public Library

What does the future hold for the District of Columbia Public Libraries? CUA LIS students, faculty, alumni and friends were treated to an intriguing talk by Richard Reyes-Gavilan, at the kickoff of the Fall Colloquium Series held Monday, September  15, on … Continue reading

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