Community Profiles

MLIS Student Greg Gardner Designs Database to Track Records Management Programs Worldwide

Working with Associate Professor Patricia Franks and the ARMA International Educational Foundation, MLIS student Greg Gardner developed a database and website designed to provide an overview of all Records Management programs available in English speaking countries.

SLIS Scholarship Supports Student Theresa Putkey’s Studies in Information Architecture

Student Theresa Putkey is the winner of the 2011 SLIS Alumni and Friends Scholarship, an award which will help her earn an MLIS degree while continuing her work as an information architect.

Student Kent Conrad Plans to Use Technology Skills in Film Archiving

Student Kent Conrad plans to use knowledge from his SLIS courses on database management and emerging technologies as he works toward a career in film archiving.

Student Luana Darby Brings Information Science Skills to Genealogy Community

Student Luana Darby knows earning her MLIS degree fits perfectly with her work as a professional genealogist.

iPad Applications Class Guides Student Silke Higgins to Digital Librarianship

Student Silke Higgins is pursuing a career in digital services, thanks, in part, to the inspiration she received from an MLIS course she completed during Fall 2010, regarding iPad applications and other new media.