News & Events

News

One School, One Book Selection: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Li and Li Scholarship Application Open for 2015
Allison Schein, MLIS '12 Named GSLIS Young Mazzuchelli Model
Valeria Hunter, MLIS '14 Receives Helen Cohen Award
Jan Chindlund receives Alumnae Award for Professional Achievement
Skokie Public Library Internship Opportunity
Sagmoen, MLIS '08, Named LJ Mover and Shaker
Butler Children's Literature Center Home to Renowned Collections
New Infographics Show Impact of Summer Reading
2014 Li and Li Scholarship Winner Named
2014 Zubrzycki Scholarship Winner Named
Faculty Quoted on Libraries' Significance
Tkacik, MLIS '12, Selected as an ALA 2014 Emerging Leader

Faculty News

Karen Brown, professor and director of the doctoral program, presented "Academic Libraries and Student Success: Findings and Applications from 70 Campus Teams" at the October 2014 Association of College and Research Libraries Assessment Institute in Indianapolis.

Thom Barthelmess, lecturer and curator of the Butler Children's Literature Center, published "Thom's Rules of Order: Ten Tips for Good Book Discussion" in the November/December 2014 issue of The Horn Book.

Stacy T. Kowalczyk, assistant professor, presented two papers at the Assoiation for Information Science and Technology conference on 10/31-11/5/2014 in Seattle: "Where Does All the Data Go: Quantifying the Final Disposition of Research Data" and "Author Gender Metadata Augmentation of HathiTrust Digital Library."

Read here for past faculty achievements.

Alumnae/i News

Christine Chorostecki, MLIS ’10, was appointed digital communications manager in Dominican University’s Office of Marketing and Communications.
Michael Duffy, MLIS ’02, was appointed associate professor and performing arts librarian at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI.
Athens Moreno, MLIS ’13, was appointed e-content manager at Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin, IL.

Other GSLIS alumnae/i continue to acquit themselves and the program well; please visit the Alumnae/i News section of our website to see new jobs, publications, awards and more good news.

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