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Von Dran Award Nominations Currently being Accepted

Nominations are currently being accepted for the Raymond Von Dran Memorial Award. The Raymond Von Dran Memorial Award is an award open to Catholic University School of Library and Information Science/Department of Library and Information Science (SLIS/LIS) alumni, instituted in … Continue reading

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Mary June Roggenbuck Recognized as a “Model of Service and Excellence”

The University Alumni and Advancement Office recently recognized former SLIS Professor Mary June Roggenbuck as a “model of service and excellence,” for her dedication to the School of Library and Information Science and the University along with her life-time achievements … Continue reading

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Alumna Judith Russell (SLIS, 1968) to Receive NFAIS 2017 Miles Conrad Award at NFAIS Annual Conference

Judith Russell, Dean of the University of Florida’s Libraries, and alumna of the Catholic University of America’s School of Library and Information Science, has been selected to receive the 2017 Miles Conrad Award “in recognition of her significant achievements in … Continue reading

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Faculty member Sally Stokes published in Art Libraries Journal

Sally Stokes, adjunct professor at the Department of Library and Information Science, was recently published in the Art Libraries Journal Special Issue “Fashion – Resources and Research” (42:1). Her article, “Patterns of the Fair: Demorest‘s monthly magazine, the Centennial Exhibition … Continue reading

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Register now for the 9th Annual “Bridging the Spectrum” Symposium!

Dear Colleagues– Registration is now open for the 9th Annual “Bridging the Spectrum” Symposium on Scholarship and Practice. The symposium will be held at the Pryzbyla Center, Catholic University of America, on Friday, February 3, 2017, from 9:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This year’s speaker is Dr. … Continue reading

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Veralrose Hylton (MLIS 2004, MSIT-HIT 2014) Promoted to Director of AARP Library

Congratulations to Veralrose Hylton on her promotion to director of the AARP Library! She is a two-time LIS alumna who completed her MLIS in 2004 and MSIT-HIT in 2014. Wishing all the best on your first day today, Veralrose!   Are … Continue reading

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“Attracting the Best and Brightest,” A Colloquium with Dr. Daniel O’Connor

A Colloquium with Dr. Daniel O’Connor “Attracting the Best and the Brightest” November 9, 2016 6:30 p.m. Byron Auditorium – Law School Room 204   Abstract: Library and Information Science (LIS) educational programs have had a traditional connection to libraries but … Continue reading

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Professor Sally Stokes presented paper at Fashion: Now & Then Conference in New York City

On October 21, 2016, Adjunct Professor Sally Stokes presented “Fashionable Fractals: Finding the Message in Midcentury Fashion Advertising Art” at the Fashion: Now & Then Conference in New York City. Professor Stokes teaches LSC 677, History and Theory of Cultural Heritage Institutions, … Continue reading

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Webinar Information Session About our MSLIS for School Media Specialists

Interested in learning more about theSchool Library Media Master’s program offered at CUA’s Department of Library & Information Science? Join us for our online Information session this Wednesday, October 26, at 12:30pm. All you need is an Internet connection to join … Continue reading

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October 19 Colloquium with Dean Aaron Dominguez

Colloquium with Dean Aaron Dominguez: “Applying Scientific and Mathematical Techniques to Digital Humanities” Wednesday, October 19, 6:30 p.m. Byron Auditorium 204 Columbus School of Law The Catholic University of America Dr. Aaron Dominguez joined the School of Arts and Sciences … Continue reading

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