News and Events

Current UNCG LIS student Molly Price was appointed full-time Adult Services Reference Librarian for the Ashe County Public Library in West Jefferson, NC. Richard Huffine (MLIS 1995), librarian at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, was recently made a Fellow of the Special Libraries Association. Congratulations to Molly and Richard! < Return to LIS News

ANNOUNCEMENTS SOE News will run on a bi-weekly basis until the first week of classes. Please continue to submit news items to soeannou@uncg.edu. Adobe Creative Cloud is now available to faculty, staff, and computer lab users. Adobe Creative Cloud Now Available NC Collaborative for Mathematics Learning Conference The NC Collaborative for Mathematics Learning grant project […]

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If you are in the Chicago area this summer, UNCG LIS would love to see you at the American Library Association annual conference, June 22-27 at McCormick Place! Our booth number is 4939 in the Vendor Exhibit Hall during exhibit hours, and we’ll have UNCG LIS Alumni Ribbons and a lot of other swag to […]

Congratulations to incoming Library and Information Studies student Christy Hyman, who has been selected as a recipient of a 2017-2018 Spectrum Scholarship! The scholarship, sponsored by ProQuest,  can be used to attend an ALA-accredited or AASL-recognized school library focused master’s degree. Christy has chosen to attend UNCG, and will begin her studies in the Fall of […]

We would like to thank John and Judy Talbert ’61 for their gift of $30,000 to add to the Judy Blackwelder Talbert and Daniel Scott Talbert Teacher Education Scholarship Fund which they established in 1998. This fund supports students who plan to teach with a preference for residents of Cherryville, NC.

ANNOUNCEMENTS SOE News will run on a bi-weekly basis until the first week of classes. Please continue to submit news items to soeannou@uncg.edu. Summer Safe Zone Sessions If you have not had the chance to complete all of the Safe Zone workshops and you’d like to, there will be a few sessions over the summer for […]

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This year numerous students and faculty members traveled to San Antonio, TX for the annual AERA/NCME meetings. Students had the opportunity to present their research, network with alumni at the annual UNCG AERA/NCME reception, and attend workshops. Student presentations include: Yan Fu. Do Option-Based Diagnostic Models Provide More Information than Correct-Option Based Diagnostic Models? Option-based […]

Primary support for Windows operating systems is changing from Windows 7 to Windows 10 on May 17. Following this change, Information Technology Services (ITS) will deliver all Windows computers (new or rebuilt) with Windows 10. Here is a link for more information: https://itsnews.uncg.edu/2017/05/16/its-support-for-windows-os-shifts-to-windows-10/