Category Archives: News & Events

Student of the Year Award for the class of 2019 goes to Mary Cate Matta & Babak Zarin

Congratulations to Mary Cate Matta & Babak Zarin, who were named Students of the Year Mary Cate Matta has achieved excellent academic performance and demonstrated a strong sense of service and leadership to profession, community, and fellow students. During her tenure … Continue reading

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LIS Student helping in Brookland Middle School library

ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter visited Brookland Middle School to help out in the library on Saturday, April 27. Current students Katherine Defonzo, Sandra Lima Rocha Teixeira Neves, and Araceli Spivey, along with the SLM faculty advisor Dr. Sung Un Kim, worked … Continue reading

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Nicholas Brown Among Library Journal’s 2019 Movers and Shakers

Nick Brown, LIS Alumnus, was named today as one of the Library Journal’s Movers and Shakers. Congratulations, Nick! Read the whole story here: https://www.libraryjournal.com/?detailStory=nicholas-alexander-brown-movers-shakers-2019-innovators

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LIS Student Khulud Khudur’s Teacher Group from Cooke Nominated for DCPS Standing Ovation Award

A group of teachers from HD Cooke elementary school, including LIS Student Khulud Khudur’s, were nominated for the Excellence in Innovation Award based on their innovative projects after the completion of Harvard University’s Project Zero fellowship. This was an extremely … Continue reading

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Lecture with Dr. Tina Ligon – LEADING FROM THE INTERSECTION: STEWARDSHIP IN ETHNIC COLLECTIONS, February 18 @ 6 PM

SAA@CUA PRESENTS: A lecture with Dr. Tina Ligon: Supervisory Archivist, National Archives and Records Administration and Lead Archivist, National Archives II, College Park Monday, February 18, 2019 6:00 – 7:00 PM EST, Byron Auditorium, Columbus School of Law Catholic University of America

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Juán-Pabló González, Scholarship Recipient of the 2019 ACRL Conference

We are glad to share that our LIS Student Juán-Pabló González became a scholarship recipient of The Association of College and Research Libraries Conference 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio. Congratulations!!  

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Maria Thurber, Reference Librarian in Hispanic Division

Congratulations to LIS Student Maria Thurber on her new position as a reference librarian in the Hispanic Division at the Library of Congress!

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LIS Alum Christopher Stewart’s Community Outreach

LIS Alumus Christopher Stewart was the subject of a recent article in StreetSenseMedia by Zachary Headings, titled “This  local librarian is serving his community by serving up food and literature.” To read the piece about how Christopher,  a librarian at … Continue reading

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MSLIS Degree Information Session (Virtual), Wednesday December 12 @ 12:30 p.m. – Rsvp now

Are you or anyone you know thinking about graduate school? Join us online for a virtual information session to learn about what a Master of Science in Library and Information Science (MSLIS) can do for you! WHEN: Wednesday, December 12, … Continue reading

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Student Monique Whitfield makes presentation at VAASL Conference

On November 30, LIS student  Monique Whitfield, along with others, presented “And the Library Must Lead Them: Education Equity in Schools with Little Diversity “at the VAASL Fall Conference at the beautiful and historic Williamsburg Lodge which resides in the heart … Continue reading

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