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ANNOUNCEMENTS Alumni Awards Nominations Due Friday, September 4 Nominations are now open for this year’s SOE Alumni Awards, which will be held on Friday, October 16. If you have any nominations for the four awards, please fill out this form no later than September 4. As a reminder the awards are: Early Career Award, Distinguished […]

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Congratulations are in order for recent LIS grad Laura Brown, who has accepted a full-time position as the Adult Services Librarian at the Granville County Public Library. About her new job she says, “I’m very eager to begin my work as the Adult Services Librarian at the Granville County Library System.  GCLS is going through […]

The Department of Educational Leadership and Cultural Foundations welcomes Dr. Rochelle Brock as Professor and Chair. Dr. Brock comes to UNCG and ELC from Indiana University Northwest where she served as the Executive Director of the Urban Teacher Education Program. Prior to her work at Indiana University Northwest, she was a faculty member at Purdue […]

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Interim Chair of the LIS department, Dr. Lee Shiflett has published William Terry Couch and the Politics of Academic Publishing (McFarland).  The book is a biography of William Terry Couch’s intellectual and editorial life, and his career in building one of the nation’s leading university presses. Read more about the book here: McFarland Publishing

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Gerald Holmes, Reference Librarian and Diversity Coordinator for the University Libraries has been honored with two awards. The General Alumni Association of UNC Chapel Hill has honored him with the Harvey E. Beech Outstanding Alumni Award, which recognizes outstanding black alumni who have been stellar leaders within the university community and/or within their local community. […]

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Dr. Rebecca Morris has published School Libraries and Student Learning: A Guide for School Leaders (Harvard Education Press). The book demonstrates how school leaders can strengthen and support quality school library programs for key learning outcomes, including interdisciplinary curricular content learning, critical thinking and inquiry, multiple literacies, personal growth and collaboration, and college and career […]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS Alumni Awards Nominations Due Friday, September 4 Nominations are now open for this year’s SOE Alumni Awards, which will be held on Friday, October 16. If you have any nominations for the four awards, please fill out this form no later than September 4. As a reminder the awards are: Early Career Award, Distinguished […]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS Nominate students for Spartans of Promise Know a graduating senior who’s an excellent scholar and dedicated to service? The Spartans of Promise is an annual award recognizing UNCG seniors who have demonstrated exceptional academic and service accomplishments. Supported each year by the 50th Reunion class and the UNCG Alumni Association, it creates a unique […]

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