Community Profiles

SLIS Alum Beverly McLeod Lands NASA Librarianship

Studying medical librarianship might not seem like the most natural preparation for working at a space agency.

SLIS Alum Jami Morritt Lands “Dream Job”

Earning her MLIS at San Jose State sometimes felt like a long journey for Jami Morritt, but it paid off when the Spring 2008 grad landed her “dream job” as Records Manager for the City of Berkeley.

2002 Alum Amy Cheney Wins “I Love My Librarian” National Award

Amy Cheney, a 2002 SLIS graduate, is one of 10 winners of the inaugural “I Love My Librarian!” award presented by the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the New York Times, and the American Library Association.

SLIS Alum Jean Amaral Wins “I Love My Librarian!” Award

Amaral is reference librarian for the Environmental Studies and Clinical Psychology departments at Antioch University New England.

SLIS Alum Jason Beatrice Lee Named First OCLC Minority Librarian Fellow

Jason Beatrice Lee, a 2008 SLIS graduate, has been named the first ever OCLC Minority Librarian Fellow. As part of the year-long paid program, Lee will work in three major divisions of the world’s largest library cooperative: member services, research, and digital collection services.