Category Archives: News & Events

LIS Student Khulud Khudur’s Teacher Group from Cooke Nominated for DCPS Standing Ovation Award

A group of teachers from HD Cooke elementary school, including LIS Student Khulud Khudur’s, were nominated for the Excellence in Innovation Award based on their innovative projects after the completion of Harvard University’s Project Zero fellowship. This was an extremely … Continue reading

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Lecture with Dr. Tina Ligon – LEADING FROM THE INTERSECTION: STEWARDSHIP IN ETHNIC COLLECTIONS, February 18 @ 6 PM

SAA@CUA PRESENTS: A lecture with Dr. Tina Ligon: Supervisory Archivist, National Archives and Records Administration and Lead Archivist, National Archives II, College Park Monday, February 18, 2019 6:00 – 7:00 PM EST, Byron Auditorium, Columbus School of Law Catholic University of America

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Juán-Pabló González, Scholarship Recipient of the 2019 ACRL Conference

We are glad to share that our LIS Student Juán-Pabló González became a scholarship recipient of The Association of College and Research Libraries Conference 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio. Congratulations!!  

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Maria Thurber, Reference Librarian in Hispanic Division

Congratulations to LIS Student Maria Thurber on her new position as a reference librarian in the Hispanic Division at the Library of Congress!

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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