Community Profiles

Student Andrew Carlos Presents at Conferences to Share Technology Ideas

Student Andrew Carlos is on a mission to bring new technologies into librarianship.

Student Robert Riley Attends Australian Library Conference

Student Robert Riley flew more than 7,000 miles to attend the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) Conference in September 2010, where he explored information literacy and networked with international library professionals.

Student Eira Tansey Presents Paper at Regional Archival Conference

Tansey’s paper, titled “When All the Finding Aids Exist Only in Binders: Implementing Archon the Quick and Dirty Way,” was featured in a conference session on working with technology and digital collections.

Student Mary Trice Volunteers at ALA Virtual Conference

Mary Trice worked in the corporate world “for years and years” as a highly skilled database designer and software developer. As much as she enjoys information technology, she found that her job could often be isolating.

Alum Elena Nipper Finds Job as Theological Librarian

Nipper graduated from SLIS in 2008 and recently landed a job as a reference and instruction librarian at the rank of assistant professor at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, Calif. She earned her master’s degree in Religion from Vanguard in 1999.