Newbery Award Selection Committee member Associate Professor, Dr. Sarah Park Dahlen participated in the inauguration ceremony for the sixth National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Newbery Honor author Jacqueline Woodson.
Veronika Paprocka, the first student to complete the new Digital Humanities minor, will be graduating this Spring.
Congratulations to Dr. Deborah Grealy upon her retirement as Associate Dean/MLIS Program Director.
…find your way in YOUR OWN way. We need diversity in this profession and that thing, whatever it is, that is unique to you, has a place.
~ Elvira Embser-Herbert (MLIS 2000)
Janis Shearer (LIS Office Coordinator and MLIS student) presents her poster on Diversity Initiatives during the Academic Research Library Division meeting at MLA in Rochester.
What I like most about my job is that we are encouraged to be innovative and creative. I am able to try out ideas in the classroom and in my research – that is very empowering and exciting.
Sarah Huber, MLIS 2014
I have the best job in the world. I love that as a school librarian I am still a teacher, yet I also get to manage a library.
Anna Zbacnik, MLIS 2013
Assistant Professor Anthony (Tony) Molaro will succeed Deborah S. Grealy as Program Director during the upcoming Academic Year 2017-2018.
“Around the same time, I started wishing I had someone within the program to talk to, a student who had been there and knew what I didn’t.”
~ Heather Carroll, MLIS Student, Co-founder (along with Allison Current) Mentors and Mentees program
“My passion is making technology and information more usable.”
~ MLIS Alum, Kevin McCollam