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CUA LIS Practicum Diaries: Elizabeth Lieutenant, Georgetown University Lauinger Library

CUA LIS Practicum Diaries are bi-weekly blogposts showcasing current student experiences at their practicum site. In the second installment of CUA LIS Practicum Diaries, Elizabeth Lieutenant, recaps her experience working in Georgetown University’s Lauinger Library:

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VIDEO: Lipstick Librarian, Linda Ueki Absher, at the 25th Annual Elizabeth W. Stone Lecture

CUA LIS welcomed the Lipstick Librarian, Linda Ueki Absher, to our 25th Annual Elizabeth W. Stone Lecture! Check out her dynamic presentation on “The Librarian Stereotype: It Ain’t Just Tattoos and Cardigans” below:

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The Alumni Board wants you! Interested in running for Vice President/President/Past President? Apply by May 31st.

The LIS Alumni Association Board wants you to run for the office of Vice-President/President/Past President. If you’re interested in giving back to the CUA LIS Alumni family while learning what it’s like to be on a board that requires collaboration between … Continue reading

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Register now for LSC 888: The Special Library / Information Center Course featuring guest lecturers from Lexis Nexis, Library of Congress, NIH and more

The Catholic University of America’s Library and Information Science program is heating up the summer with a course that’s OPEN TO ALL, and features a terrific roster of guest lecturers. Apply here!   LSC 888 The Special Library/Information Center Summer … Continue reading

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HIT Student, Kimberly Prosper receives HIMSS-NCA Scholarship

Kimberly Prosper, an HIT student, was recently selected to receive a HIMSS NCA Scholarship!  Kimberly will be presented the award at the next HIMSS chapter meeting on May 21st at the Key Bridge Marriott in Rosslyn at 5:30 pm.

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CUA LIS Student, Melanie Medina, receives Ruth Fine Memorial Loan

Congratulations are in order for Melanie Medina, a CUA LIS student on the School Library Media course of study, who will receive the DCLA 2015 Ruth Fine Memorial loan. The District of Columbia Library Association (DCLA) Board and the Student Financial Assistance Committee will … Continue reading

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CUA LIS Practicum Diaries: Lea Harrison, Library of Congress Publishing Office

CUA LIS Practicum Diaries are bi-weekly blogposts showcasing current student experiences at their practicum site. In the first installment of CUA LIS Practicum Diaries, Lea Harrison recaps her experience working in the Library of Congress’s Publishing Office:

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CUA LIS Student Representatives May Meeting, Friday 5/8 at 6

Dear Students, The CUA LIS Student Representatives May meeting is this Friday, May 8, at 6:00pm. The meeting will be held in the Information Commons (CLS 315) and live cast online through Adobe Connect: https://catholicu.adobeconnect.com/_a982500465/r5voac026pc/ If you are interested but unable to attend, the … Continue reading

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Register Now for the Cultural Heritage Information Management Forum, Friday, June 5, 2015

Registration is now open for the Cultural Heritage Information Management Forum that will take place at the Catholic University of America on June 5, 2015. The forum is designed for cultural heritage practitioners, students, and researchers from private and public … Continue reading

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Sally Stokes, CUA LIS Adjunct Prof., Receives One of Two Honors at the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) Conference

Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) awarded CUA LIS Adjunct Professor, Sally Stokes, one of their two highest honors for her research at this year’s convocation in Fort Worth, Texas.

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