Category Archives: News & Events

DCLA Annual Awards Ceremony honors LIS Alumnae Emily Wagner & Maria Thurber

On Saturday, June 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., DCLA will hold it’s annual awards celebration at Churchkey on Logan Circle. Two LIS alumnae are among the four honorees  this year: Community Service Award: Emily Wagner, American Library Association … Continue reading

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Khulud Khudur Named School Mental Health Champion 2019

On Wednesday May 22, 2019, LIS Student Khulud Khudur was awarded the “School Mental Health Champion 2019” at the 4th Annual Partner Appreciation Reception for Mary’s Center School Based Mental Health (MC SBMH). Mary’s Center presented Khulud the award for … Continue reading

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(HIS)tory: Juán-Pabló González’s latest posting in the Archives Nook

LIS Student and Archives GLP Juán-Pabló González reflects on his time here at Catholic University Archives in the Archives Nook. Check out the posting, “(HIS)tory,”  to read how Juán-Pabló brought work by students in underrepresented groups to the forefront, expanding … Continue reading

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Student of the Year Award for the class of 2019 goes to Mary Cate Matta & Babak Zarin

Congratulations to Mary Cate Matta & Babak Zarin, who were named Students of the Year Mary Cate Matta has achieved excellent academic performance and demonstrated a strong sense of service and leadership to profession, community, and fellow students. During her tenure … Continue reading

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LIS Student helping in Brookland Middle School library

ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter visited Brookland Middle School to help out in the library on Saturday, April 27. Current students Katherine Defonzo, Sandra Lima Rocha Teixeira Neves, and Araceli Spivey, along with the SLM faculty advisor Dr. Sung Un Kim, worked … Continue reading

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Nicholas Brown Among Library Journal’s 2019 Movers and Shakers

Nick Brown, LIS Alumnus, was named today as one of the Library Journal’s Movers and Shakers. Congratulations, Nick! Read the whole story here: https://www.libraryjournal.com/?detailStory=nicholas-alexander-brown-movers-shakers-2019-innovators

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Upcoming Information Sessions – CatholicU LIS Programs

Anyone considering the MSLIS graduate degree or any librarians who want to expand their knowledge, are welcome to join us online or in person for an information session.   Virtual Information Sessions – join us and learn about the CatholicU LIS … Continue reading

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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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