Community Profiles

Student Marianne Sterna Wins Scholarship and Sets Her Sights on Law Librarianship

Marianne Sterna, SLIS student and winner of a 2009 American Association of Law Librarians (AALL) award – the LexisNexis/John R. Johnson Memorial Scholarship – started out as a clerk at San Diego’s Office of County Counsel.

Internship Experiences Confirm Career Path for Scholarship Recipient Jonathan Paulo

A career in library science was Paulo’s “Plan B,” after deciding that his dreams of rock ‘n roll success weren’t imminent.

Business Background Prepares Student Tina Johnson to Manage a School Library

Cristina “Tina” Johnson, recipient of the 2009 SLIS Alumni & Friends Scholarship, has worked in management positions at one of the nation’s biggest life insurers and trained employees at a mutual funds company.

SLIS Student Elana Churchill Receives Two Medical Library Association Awards

New SLIS student Elana Churchill is off to a strong start in the program. Churchill, who began taking classes in the spring semester, has already received a travel grant and a scholarship to help further her education.

SLIS Alum Beverly McLeod Lands NASA Librarianship

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