Community Profiles

Student Eileen Hansen Creates Archive for Records of Nonprofit’s Founder

Student Eileen Hansen used her records management skills to create an archive for decades’ worth of material at the nonprofit organization where she works.

Student Jonna Paden Pursues Archival Studies to Document Her Tribal Heritage

Student Jonna Paden hopes becoming proficient in archives management will help her research and preserve the history of her tribe, the Acoma/Laguna Pueblo.

Student Charlotte King-Mills Aims to Promote Information Access for Diverse Populations

Student Charlotte King-Mills wants to use her passion for information literacy instruction to engage diverse communities in information sharing.

MARA Student Susan Duis Haigh Receives ARMA Scholarship

Newlywed Susan Duis Haigh, barely settled into a new home and her second semester in the Master of Archives and Records Management (MARA) program, learned in late September that she’d won a $3,000 scholarship from ARMA International, an association of information professionals.

Scholarship Recipient Charmetria Marshall Sees Libraries as Force for Societal Change

Charmetria Marshall believes libraries can help foster communities that embrace diversity, and hopes to use the skills and knowledge she’s acquiring as a Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) student to further that vision as an information professional.