MLIS students Mary Block and Amy Moskovitz recently visited Guatemala for a service trip with the organization Librarians Without Borders. The students cataloged books for the school's library collection and developed programs to promote literacy.
Participants in the SJSU School of Information's Circle of Learning scholarship program recently held a virtual reunion. The close-knit alumni group shared professional milestones and how the MLIS program has positively impacted their careers.
Toby Greenwalt will send graduates off on their next journey with his convocation address during the iSchool's synchronous virtual convocation ceremony at 11 a.m. PDT on Saturday, May 21, 2016.
The SJSU School of Information awards several scholarships every year to students enrolled in the MLIS and MARA degree programs. Most recently, 17 outstanding students earned scholarships worth a total of $20,000.
The SJSU School of Information proudly announces the 2016 graduating student award winners: Kayla Marie Figard, Jennifer Crawford, Lisa Cheby, Melissa Anderson, and Barbara (Basia) Delawska-Elliott. Congratulations, graduates!
SJSU School of Information Lecturer Erin Lawrimore's 14 years of experience with the Society of American Archivists (SAA) will serve her well in her newly elected three-year position on the SAA Council.
The Special Libraries Association (SLA) helped San José State University School of Information alumna Sarah Cook (MLIS 2013) find her career direction in the information profession and now she is a 2016 SLA Rising Star.
Created by a student taskforce, the iSchool store offers a variety of items including shirts, hats, laptop sleeves, keychains, mugs, flash drives and more, and 100% of the proceeds from the store go toward student scholarships.
Dr. Virginia Tucker will begin a new role this summer at the San José State University School of Information. She has been promoted to assistant professor with a specialization in information systems and knowledge structures. Congratulations!
The second of the online mini-conferences sponsored by founding partner San José State University School of Information will take place on June 15, 2016, and focus on the theme of "Library as Classroom." The call for proposals opens April 1.