Category Archives: Student News

Dan Dembkowski and Grace Phillips receive the Rovelstad Scholarship

Congratulations to Daniel Dembkowski and Grace Phillips, the two students chosen as the 2019-2020 Rovelstad scholarship recipients. They were selected among an impressive field of library and information science students. Students who had completed at least 6 credits in the … Continue reading

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Nirmal Gomes, LIS Student, receives Gordon M. Conable Scholarship

Congratulations to Nirmal Gomes, a current MSLIS student, for receiving the Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship. Nirmal will attend this year’s annual ALA Conference (virtually, due to COVID-19), will be expected to participate in the Freedom to Read Foundation other … Continue reading

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Hannah Jones Named the Student of the Year for the Class of 2019-2020

The student of the year award for the 2019-2020 Academic Year is awarded to Hannah Jones. Congratulations! Hannah Jones has attained an outstanding academic record and demonstrated a commendable dedication of service to the Department of Library and Information Science … Continue reading

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Erin Mir-Aliyev’s Reflections on working at the Oliveira Lima Library

LIS Student Erin Mir-Aliyev shares her reflections in an OLL blog post. Read about her experience during her spring semester. https://www.lib.cua.edu/wordpress/newsevents/12877/

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A Digital Yearbook of the Class of 2020

Congratulations to the Class of 2020! On behalf of faculty and staff, I would like to congratulate your achievement in receiving a Master’s Degree of Science in Library and Information Science. While it is disappointing that we can’t bring everyone … Continue reading

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LIS Student participate in Research Day virtually

April 21, 2020 – the Fifth Annual Catholic University Research Day. This year three LIS students present their posters virtually. Check them out: Katherine DeFonzo, Amalia Steinhauser: Housekeeper and World Traveler  Erin Mir-Aliyev, Copy-Cataloging at the Oliveira Lima Library: Intersections … Continue reading

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LIS Student Tammy Tran will give lightning talk at Digital Cultural Heritage DC (DCHDC)

LIS student Tammy Tran will participate in graduate student lightning talks at Digital Cultural Heritage DC (DCHDC) meet up (https://www.meetup.com/Digital-Cultural-Heritage-DC/), January 21, 2020, 6:30 pm-8:30 pm, German Historical Institute on Dupont Circle. Tammy will present a case study from her … Continue reading

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Angela Brooks (MSLIS 2020) penned a blog post – Smithsonian Libraries / Unbound

  We are proud and excited to share Angela Brooks’s recent post in the Smithsonian Libraries Unbound about her internship experience in the Smithsonian Libraries: “An Internship to Remember: Cultural Heritage at the Smithsonian Libraries Research Annex.” Read entire article in the … Continue reading

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Rovelstad Scholarship Recipients are Sandra M. Lima Rocha Teixeira Neves and Richard Baker McElroy

Congratulations to Sandra M. Lima Rocha Teixeira Neves and Richard Baker McElroy, the two students who were chosen as the 2018-19 Rovelstad scholarship recipients. They were selected among an impressive field of library and information science students. Students who had completed at least … Continue reading

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LIS Student Elizabeth Ajunwa Awarded a 2019-20 Spectrum Scholarship

On June 18th, the American Library Association’s (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services announced the 60 exceptional students pursuing graduate degrees in library and information studies who are awarded the 2019 Spectrum Scholarship. LIS Congratulations to LIS student … Continue reading

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