Category Archives: CUA LIS News

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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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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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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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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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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Visions of Italy – Summer Abroad

Interested in going to Italy this summer? LIS Professor, Dr. Renate Chancellor will be leading “Visions of Italy: Culture in the 21st Century” this summer from May 27 through June 10. The program is open to students of all majors interested … Continue reading

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SAA@CUA Student Chapter at Archives Fair 2016, October 7

The Catholic University student chapter of the Society of American Archivists (SAA@CUA) recently had the opportunity to participate in Archives Fair 2016. Held in the Coulter Performance Plaza and SC Johnson Conference Center of the National Museum of American History, … Continue reading

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COA decision: Continued accreditation

The Department of Library and Information Science has been notified that the Committee on Accreditation (COA) of the American Library Association has voted to grant Continued accreditation status to our program leading to the degree of Master of Science through … Continue reading

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