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Maria Thurber Selected as the 2017-2018 Rovelstad Scholarship Recipient

LIS Student Maria Thurber is the 2017-18 Howard and Mathilde Rovelstad Scholarship recipient. She was selected among an impressive field of LIS students. Students who had completed at least 6 credits in the LIS Master’s in Library and Information Science … Continue reading

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LIS Students, Faculty and Alumni Participate in Cardinal Days of Service

In keeping with the Department of Library and Information Science’s commitment to service, this spring two student organizations of the LIS Department – ASIS&T (Association for Information Science and Technology) CUA Student Chapter and AGLISS (Association of Graduate Library and … Continue reading

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GIS Workshop on June 6

CUA/SLA and DC/SLA are co-sponsoring a GIS Workshop with Samuel Russell! Tuesday, June 6, 2017  6:30-8pm @CSL 303 Pizza, cookies, snacks, and drinks will be provided! Please bring your own laptop/tablet/device to get hands on experience with ArcGIS! “Join Samuel … Continue reading

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Emily Wagner and Nicholas Brown named Students of the Year

The Department of Library and Information Science is pleased to announce that Nicholas Brown and Emily Wagner have been named Students of the Year for the 2016-2017 Graduation Class.  The LIS Department emphasizes the values of collaboration, community, innovation, and excellence, … Continue reading

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Larry Guthrie (SLIS 1988) and SLIS Adjunct Richard Huffine to be honored at Special Libraries Association Annual Conference

Congratulations to alumnus Larry Guthrie (SLIS 1988), who will be inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Special Libraries Association at their annual conference in Phoenix next month. Larry is the author of a book chapter and articles about medieval … Continue reading

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LIS Student Patricia Mars Publishes Article in The Serials Librarian

LIS Student Patricia Mars wrote a paper in her Digital Content Creation and Management class with Dr. Hsieh-Yee that she then expanded into an article for The Serials Librarian, titled “ALA Precedent in Defense of Personal Privacy and Privacy Activism … Continue reading

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Vicky Pohlen Receives Beta Phi Mu Scholarship

On Wednesday, March 29,  LIS Student Vicky Pohlen received the Beta Phi Mu scholarship at the annual meeting of the Iota Chapter of Beta Phi Mu, which was held Wednesday, March 29, at the Fund for American Studies in Washington. … Continue reading

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Come Volunteer at local School Libraries!

Come Volunteer at local School Libraries! ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter and AGLISS have arranged two volunteer events in local school libraries to support CUA’s Cardinal Days of Services during the month of April! Please join us and invite your friends … Continue reading

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2017 Dr. Elizabeth W. Stone Lecture

The Library & Information Science Alumni Board cordially invites CUA alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends to the 2017 Dr. Elizabeth W. Stone Lecture. Friday, March 31, 2017 at 6 p.m. Byron Auditorium, Room 204, Columbus School of Law Reception … Continue reading

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“Managing Difficult Heritage through an Augmented Reality Archive” with Dr. Joshua Samuels

March 29, 2017, 6:30 p.m. Byron Auditorium – 205 Columbus School of Law Abstract: Recent conceptions of “difficult heritage” emphasize the complex ways that people engage sites or events associated with violence, trauma, conflict, or embarrassment. In these contexts, the … Continue reading

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