Community Profiles

Student Collin Rickman Investigates Youth Spaces Design with Grant-Funded Research Team

Student Collin Rickman is gaining valuable experience in research and virtual collaboration as a member of a major grant-funded research study.

Student Natalia Tabisaura Prepares to Serve Spanish-Speaking Patrons

Student Natalia Tabisaura enrolled in our School’s new Spanish language class in Fall 2011 to meet the needs of Spanish-speaking library patrons.

SLIS Instructor Jennifer Velasquez Transforms Teen Services

Jennifer Velasquez, SLIS Lecturer and Coordinator of Teen Services for the San Antonio Public Library, has a straightforward approach to providing youth services: focus on the teens, not the titles.

Student Gabrielle Doyle Bases Conference Presentation on Course Paper

Student Gabrielle Doyle’s presentation at the 2011 Alberta Library Conference was inspired by a SLIS course paper she wrote on managing and supporting teen employees.

Student Antonia Krupicka-Smith Focuses Work and Research on Youth Services

Student Antonia Krupicka-Smith is contributing her knowledge of youth development and teen culture to a grant-funded study on public library spaces for young adults.