Category Archives: Alumni News

Alumni Mixer @ SAA in D.C., August 17 from 6-8 p.m.

What? Reunite with your CUA LIS classmates! Food and drink will be provided! When? Friday, August 17, 2018 from 6-8pm Where? McKinley Room at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park  RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/vepJGnnDAHgA8cAC3 Deadline to RSVP: August 10

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Jonathan Smith, M.S.L.S. 2007, to be UCLA Library Senior Fellow

Jonathan Smith, M.S.L.S. 2007, currently Director of Library Technology at Sonoma State University, was selected to be a Library Senior Fellow at UCLA in 2018. He is part of the cohort of 17 top managers of academic libraries chosen for this … Continue reading

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Winter 2018 Alumni Newsletter

You can read the Winter 2018 Alumni Newletter, now available. Learn what the LIS Alumni Board has been up to!

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Alumna Maddie Davis Presents at VAASL Annual Conference

Madeline Davis (M.S.L.I.S. 2016), librarian at River Bend Middle in Loudoun County, gave a presentation at the 2017 VAASL Conference titled “Technology in Transition: G-Suite Edition.” You may view her presentation at http://bit.ly/2xz1abi Maddie has also recently been elected  co-president of the … Continue reading

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Alumna Laurie Beyer Hall named Superintendent of Documents

The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) announced on October 16 that SLIS Alumna Laurie Hall has been appointed the Superintendent of Documents.  She has been serving as Acting Superintendent of Documents since April 2016. Ms. Hall graduated from the School of Library … Continue reading

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LIS Alumna Chloe Raub publishes article in Archival Outlook

CUA LIS Alumna Chloe Raub (MSLIS, 2014), has an article on supporting student activism through archives appears in the latest issue of Archival Outlook. Read it online.

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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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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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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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