Category Archives: News & Events

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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LIS Student Christine Zheng will attend ALA Conference in the Student-to-Staff program

CUA LIS graduate student Xueye Christine Zheng has qualified as one of the 40 students to assist during the 2017 ALA Annual Conference to be held in Chicago, June 22 – 27. As a participant in the ALA Student-to-Staff Program, she … Continue reading

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MSLIS Degree Information Session (Virtual) Wednesday, March 15 @ 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, March 15, … Continue reading

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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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