Category Archives: News & Events

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

Posted in Alumni News, News, News & Events | Comments Off on LIS Alum Christopher Stewart’s Community Outreach

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

Posted in News & Events | Comments Off on MSLIS Degree Information Session (Virtual), Wednesday December 12 @ 12:30 p.m. – Rsvp now

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

Posted in News, News & Events, Student News | Comments Off on Student Monique Whitfield makes presentation at VAASL Conference

Dr. Renate Chancellor on the Public Knowledge: Re-Imagining the Public Library Panel

On Thursday, November 15, LIS Associate Professor Renate Chancellor will sit on the “Public Knowledge: Re-Imagining the Public Library” panel sponsored by Gensler. This free event will be held downtown on K Street. Register now to attend and hear experts … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty News, News, News & Events | Comments Off on Dr. Renate Chancellor on the Public Knowledge: Re-Imagining the Public Library Panel

SAA Student Chapter students at Archives Fair 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018 – Juán-Pabló González, president of the CatholicU LIS Student Chapter of American Archivists, along with Lisa Moore, the secretary of the Student Chapter, represented the Student SAA, the Department of Library and Information Science, and the Catholic … Continue reading

Posted in News, News & Events, Student News | Comments Off on SAA Student Chapter students at Archives Fair 2018

LIS Student Jamileh Kouhestani Receives PTPL Scholarship

LIS Student Jamileh Kouhestani is one of two recipients awarded the 2018 by the Potomac Technical Processing Librarians (PTPL) Scholarship. Not only does Jamileh receive a check for use toward tuition but she is also invited to attend the PTPL … Continue reading

Posted in News, News & Events, Student News | Comments Off on LIS Student Jamileh Kouhestani Receives PTPL Scholarship

Babak Zarin receives 2018 Spectrum Scholarship

LIS student Babak Zarin was awarded the American Library Association’s Spectrum Scholarship and designated a ProQuest Scholar. The Spectrum Scholarship seeks to help diversify the library profession and is awarded based on an applicant’s commitment to equity and inclusion, demonstrated community outreach, … Continue reading

Posted in News, News & Events, Student News | Comments Off on Babak Zarin receives 2018 Spectrum Scholarship

Digitizing the Black Experience-October 11 Colloquium with Dr. Lopez Matthews

2018 DLIS Fall Colloquium & SAA@CUA Fall Lecture “Digitizing the Black Experience” A Lecture with Dr. Lopez Matthews, Digital Production Librarian at Howard University Thursday, October 11, 2018, 6:00 pm – 7:00 p.m. Byron Auditorium – 204/205 Columbus School of … Continue reading

Posted in Colloquiums & Panel Discussions, Events, News & Events | Comments Off on Digitizing the Black Experience-October 11 Colloquium with Dr. Lopez Matthews

Bibliometrics Workshop to be held October 20, 2018

Sign up now for the Bibliometrics Workshop to be held Saturday, October 20, 2018 10 a.m. – 12 noon Law 318, The Catholic University of America Course Title: Bibliometric Services in the Library: From citation impact to network analysis Course … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News & Events | Comments Off on Bibliometrics Workshop to be held October 20, 2018

Federal Intern Fair and Speed Mentoring Event

FEDLINK Intern Fair and Speed Mentoring Event Wednesday, October 17th, from 1:00 to 4:00 pm Law School Atrium The Catholic University of America 3600 John McCormack Dr., NE, Washington, DC 20017 Come learn about federal internship opportunities and participate in … Continue reading

Posted in Career Events, Events, News & Events | Comments Off on Federal Intern Fair and Speed Mentoring Event