“The thing that draws me to libraries,” says iSchool student Darren Ilett, “is the focus on service and making a positive impact for whatever communities we serve. And the emphasis on education.”
Not too long ago, iSchool student Elaine Hall responded to an email query requesting a research assistant and was hired to work with Dr. Sandra Hirsh, iSchool director.
Student Tony Brooke’s work as an audio engineer gave him a front-row seat to observe changes in the music and other entertainment industries in recent years, including the technology used to record, store and share media.
Conducting research for a global health information project made student Heather Kartzinel more aware of the scope and reach information professionals can have.
As a volunteer with the first massive open online course (MOOC) offered by SJSU SLIS, student Lissette Gonzalez enjoyed connecting with information professionals worldwide