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2 GSLIS Alumni Are LJ "Mover & Shakers"
For the third year in a row, two GSLIS alumnae/i have been named to this prestigious list.
Mikael Jacobsen, MLIS '08, has been named a 2013 Library Journal Mover and Shaker, in the "Innovators" category. Jacobsen, who is supervisor of adult computer labs at the Skokie Public Library in Skokie, Illinois, was cited for his talent in using the library's digital media lab to make the library a center for patron creativity. See his profile and access the full list on Library Journal's website.
Kate Tkacik, MLIS '12 has been named a 2013 Library Journal Mover and Shaker, in the "Community Builders" category. Tkacik, a research analyst at Bank of Montreal, was cited for coining the term "tumblarian" to tag her library-related posts on the Tumblr social network; she currently has nearly 11,000 followers!