Community Profiles

Student Dolly Moehrle Uses Grant-Writing Skills to Support Library Programs

MLIS student Dolly Moehrle applied knowledge from her grant-writing class at SJSU SLIS to obtain funding for community-wide programming at her library.

Student Heather Bilodeau Appointed to State Advisory Board

MLIS student Heather Bilodeau was appointed to the Maine Historical Records Advisory Board in October 2011 to help support the preservation efforts of local libraries and historical societies.

Student Sarah Emmerson Serves National Professional Association and SJSU Student Chapter

Student Sarah Emmerson is expanding her leadership skills by serving as an elected officer in both the national ASIS&T association and in the new SJSU ASIS&T student chapter.

SLIS Instructor Jennifer Velasquez Transforms Teen Services

Jennifer Velasquez, SLIS Lecturer and Coordinator of Teen Services for the San Antonio Public Library, has a straightforward approach to providing youth services: focus on the teens, not the titles.

Student Frank Florian Shares Screencasting Expertise as Peer Mentor and Presenter

As a peer mentor for our School’s graduate students, Frank Florian gained expertise in screencasting, which he shared during a recent online workshop hosted by our School’s American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) student chapter.