Community Profiles

SLIS Student Elaine Hall Co-Presents Analysis of Career Trends at Library 2.012 Worldwide Virtual Conference

As a second year SLIS student focusing on a future career in academic librarianship, Elaine Hall, of Seattle, Washington, jumped at the opportunity to participate in original research and co-present findings at the Library 2.012 Worldwide Virtual Conference this past fall.

Student Myles Jaeschke Uses Web Conferencing Skills to Moderate Library 2.012 Conference Sessions

When SLIS student Myles Jaeschke saw a call for volunteer moderators for this fall’s Library 2.012 Worldwide Virtual Conference, a global event for information professionals, he jumped at the chance to put to use the skills he learned as a SLIS student assistant, where he helped students and facu

Student Ian Matzen Blogs and Tweets from the Digital Assets Management European Conference

When SLIS Lecturer John Horodyski invited students in his LIBR 282 Digital Assets Management (DAM) class to volunteer their social media skills in return for a reduced registration fee to the June 2012 Henry Stewart DAM Conference in London, student Ian Matzen jumped at the chance.

Student Pamela Van Halsema Blogs from the Digital Assets Management Conference in New York

In exchange for providing social media outreach, SLIS student Pamela Van Halsema attended the Henry Stewart Digital Asset Management (DAM) Conference in New York City, held during May 2012.

Alumna Sam Leif Takes on Many Different Roles in New Job as Solo Librarian

Just two months after earning her MLIS degree, alumna Sam Leif started work as the Learning Resource Center Specialist and solo librarian at the International Academy of Design and Technology Library in Las Vegas, Nevada.