• The School of Information at San José State University is recruiting for a tenure track assistant professor in the area of Organizational Management and Behavior in Information Professions.
  • Five new students beginning the MLIS program in spring 2018 have demonstrated their potential as information professionals through the creation of infographics that highlighted their desired career paths and earned them $1,000 scholarships. 
  • Assistant Professor Michelle Chen will research the impact of social media data on the tourism industry with a Research Scholarship and Creative Activity Infusion grant awarded by the SJSU College of Applied Sciences and Arts.
  • Annie Cipolla always wanted a profession in which she helped people, and her compassion and commitment hasn't gone unnoticed. The 2007 MLIS alumna is one of 10 I Love My Librarian 2017 award winners.
  • San José State University School of Information faculty members are investigating how libraries can effectively utilize blockchain technology with a $100,000 research grant awarded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
  • Three San José State University School of Information alumnae continue to make their mark in the information profession by being elected to the California Library Association Board of Directors.
  • MARA student James Carpenter is quickly making a name for himself in the information management profession before even graduating. He is the recipient of the prestigious ARMA International Access Leadership Scholars Award.
  • iSchool students living near San Francisco and interested in gaining hands-on experience in digital preservation have the unique opportunity to apply for the Public Broadcasting Preservation Fellowship for spring 2018. Applications close Nov. 3.
  • iSchool Associate Professor Christine Hagar presented her research at the Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience Dealing with Disasters Conference recently held at Durham University in North East England.
  • San José State University School of Information and Gwinnett County Public Library are co-sponsoring the Innovative Librarians Award to recognize library science graduate students who put forward new ideas that improve libraries and library services.