Category Archives: CUA LIS News

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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Lauren Hester and Nicholas Brown are this year’s Rovelstad Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to Nicholas Brown and Lauren Hester, this year’s Rovelstad Scholarship recipients. The Howard and Mathilde Rovelstad scholarship is offered to students who are already enrolled in LIS who have demonstrated exceptional qualities.

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Dr. Youngok Choi Appointed Chair

President Garvey has appointed Associate Professor Youngok Choi as chair of the Department of Library and Information Science (DLIS), a one-year appointment which will commence on August 20th. She will succeed the interim co-chairs, Dr. Ingrid Hsieh-Yee and Dr. John … Continue reading

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CUA LIS Alumna’s Article on Building a Search Interface Gets Published in Code4LIb Journal

CUA LIS Alumna, Ms. Katherine Perdue, recently published an article in the Code4Lib journal. “Bringing our Internet Archive collection back home: A case study from the University of Mary Washington” explores the implementation of a new search interface she assisted … Continue reading

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The AGLISS Monthly Meeting is Today @ 5:30 PM!

AGLISS Monthly Meeting   Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 5:30pm-6:30pm Information Commons (CSL#315) Old Business resume review event on 1/16 review semester schedule Tuesday, March 8 Tuesday, April 5 Tuesday, May 3 New Business AGLISS handbook update Funding outreach strategy Common Read Panel Update … Continue reading

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Join Our Special Presentation TONIGHT @ 8PM!

Hello! Hope spring semester is off to a good start! Join CUA/SLA today, Tuesday, 2/2, at 8pm in the Info Commons (CSL 315) for a special presentation on starting up a special library! Our guest presenter is Jesse Lambertson, of the Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center! … Continue reading

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