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  • Alternative Spring Break Presentations (4/11/2017) - UNCG Library and Information Studies students Caroljean Gavin, Kelly Jones, Chase Hanes, and Della Owens will give presentations on their Alternative Spring Break experiences at 2:30 on Thursday, May 11 in SOE room 301. The talk will be called “My Spring Break Experience: Alternative Spring Break Program Year One.” Alternative Spring Break is a week […]
  • The Cora Paul Bomar Community Matters Summit (4/10/2017) - The UNCG Library and Information Studies Department will host the Cora Paul Bomar Community Matters Summit on April 28 and 29 in the Virginia Dare Room of the Alumni House, and in the School of Education. Speakers include David Ferriero, the 10th Archivist of the United States (Public Engagement In the Work of Libraries and Archives) […]
  • LIS Students Present at Society of North Carolina Archivists Annual Meeting (4/3/2017) - Library and Information Studies students Chase Hanes and Sara Maeve Whisnant presented their research at the annual meeting of the Society of North Carolina Archivists (SNCA) during the conference’s poster session. The conference was held March 16 and March 17 in Asheville. Chase Hanes presented on a project he started in a special collections course to […]
  • LIS Student Presents on Usability and Public Libraries (4/3/2017) - Library and Information Studies student Molly Lubby presented her research at the Annual Conference of the Librarians’ Association at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (LAUNC-CH) on March 13. The theme of this year’s conference was “Human-Centered Libraries: Crafting Value and Relevance.” Molly’s presentation was entitled “Stand in their Shoes: Applying UX & […]
  • Students of Library and Information Studies Experience Alternative Spring Break (3/28/2017) - During this year’s spring break, nine students in the School of Education’s Department of Library and Information Studies (LIS) completed special projects in libraries and archives around North Carolina. 2017 marks the first year of LIS’s Alternative Spring Break (ASB) program, in which Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) students have the opportunity to […]
  • LIS Alumni and Student News (3/2/2017) - Current Library and Information Studies student Terah Kelleher was just named recipient of the Mertys Bell Scholarship from the North Carolina Community College Library Association. This is a $500 scholarship awarded to a library student working toward an associate, bachelor’s, or master’s degree in the library and information studies field. Terah is a proud graduate of […]
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