MARA Blog https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog Students in the MARA program and those interested in archives and preservation, electronic records management, information ... en Don’t Miss the SIG-KM Knowledge Management Symposium https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/dont-miss-sig-km-knowledge-management-symposium <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sponsored by the SJSU iSchool </div> </div> </div> <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;August 31, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> [image:16561, image right] The <a href= "https://www.asist.org/sig/sigkm/">ASIS&amp;T Special Interest Group on Knowledge Management</a> is hosting a symposium on&nbsp;knowledge management that could prove&nbsp;to be&nbsp;especially useful for student researchers (MARA 285 students, for example) and others who are perfecting their research skills. <strong>There’s still time to submit your paper or poster!&nbsp;</strong> </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/dont-miss-sig-km-knowledge-management-symposium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/dont-miss-sig-km-knowledge-management-symposium#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General MARA Blog Tue, 31 Aug 2021 14:41:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6836 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu SAA Roundup https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/saa-roundup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A report on my recent attendance at the Society of American Archivist 2021 Virtual Conference </div> </div> </div> <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;August 15, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> [image:16517, image left]&nbsp;An extraordinary virtual meeting just wrapped up on August 6.&nbsp; This was my first opportunity to attend, and as an active conference participant, I cannot be more pleased with the enriching educational content and relevant vendor presentations. The week was actually exhausting and packed full of don’t-miss events. A tight schedule was complemented by on-demand education seminars, mini-theatres, professor and graduate student posters, and social activities. </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/saa-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/saa-roundup#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General MARA Blog Sun, 15 Aug 2021 13:46:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6815 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu An Exciting Opportunity https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/exciting-opportunity <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> For Consultants and Entrepreneurs </div> </div> </div> <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;August 5, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/exciting-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/exciting-opportunity#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Thu, 05 Aug 2021 15:27:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6807 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Job Announcement July 28, 2021 https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcement-july-28-2021 <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;July 28, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> Highlighted for you by our MARA Coordinator Darra Hofman: </p> <p> [image:16449] Ohio University Libraries embraces a culture of connection, empowerment and sustainability. Within the university, the Libraries is a catalyst for research, creativity, student success, and transformation. </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcement-july-28-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcement-july-28-2021#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Wed, 28 Jul 2021 17:26:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6790 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Upcoming Society of American Archivist Opportunity https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/upcoming-society-american-archivist-opportunity <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Become a Navigator </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>July 19, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp<span style="font-size:14px;"><strong> </strong></span></p> <p><strong>[image:16403]&nbsp;Attention all attendees of the 2021 virtual Annual Meeting of the Society of American Archivists!</strong></p> <p>We are currently&nbsp;experiencing a shortage of Navigators&nbsp;for the 2021 Virtual Navigator&nbsp;Program!</p> <p>Do you want to help a colleague get oriented with attending SAA? Please consider signing up to be a Navigator.&nbsp;&nbsp;docs.google.com/forms/d/…</p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/upcoming-society-american-archivist-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/upcoming-society-american-archivist-opportunity#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog MARA Blog: Scholarships Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:36:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6776 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Scholarship Opportunity https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/scholarship-opportunity <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>July 15, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp<span style="font-size:14px;"><strong> </strong></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;">[image:16398]</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Currently Available Scholarships</strong></p> <p style="text-align: center;">Forthcoming</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>2021 La ARMA Nostra Reimbursement Scholarship</strong></p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/scholarship-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/scholarship-opportunity#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog MARA Blog: Scholarships Thu, 15 Jul 2021 22:11:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6773 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu AIEF Publishes New Research Report: Global Requirements for Personnel Records https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/aief-publishes-new-research-report-global-requirements-personnel-records <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>July 15, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp<span style="font-size:14px;"><strong> </strong></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;">[image:16398]</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>PRESS RELEASE</strong></p> <p style="text-align: center;">Foundation Publishes New Research Report&nbsp;</p> <p>Palmyra, NJ (July 1, 2021) – “Global Requirements for Personnel Records: A Survey of Laws and Regulations” by William Saffady, Ph.D, FAI</p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/aief-publishes-new-research-report-global-requirements-personnel-records" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/aief-publishes-new-research-report-global-requirements-personnel-records#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog MARA Blog: Scholarships Thu, 15 Jul 2021 18:55:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6772 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Job Announcement https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcement <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Featured Job Opportunities - June 12, 2021 </div> </div> </div> <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;June 12, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> [image:16284] </p> <p> Looking for a job this summer?&nbsp;Planning for your next iteration? Or, do you just want to keep up with the jobs outlook?&nbsp;Check out these exciting opportunities!&nbsp; </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcement#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General MARA Blog Sat, 12 Jun 2021 20:48:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6753 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Summer Reading List – June 2021 https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/summer-reading-list-june-2021 <p> <strong>Published:</strong> June 11, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> [image:16278]&nbsp; </p> <p> Take advantage of your degree down-time this summer -&nbsp; enjoy and&nbsp; broaden your knowledge with a summer reading list of the latest publications and podcasts in archives and records management, information governance.&nbsp;Pull up the lawn chair, refill&nbsp; beverage, and enjoy these reading selections.&nbsp; </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/summer-reading-list-june-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/summer-reading-list-june-2021#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General MARA Blog Fri, 11 Jun 2021 16:26:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6752 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Summer Enrollment Begins April 12 https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/summer-enrollment-begins-april-12 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MARA 284-10 Ethics for Archivists and IM Professionals </div> </div> </div> <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;April 11, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> Are you ready for summer? While you are not required to take courses during the summer session, it’s a great time to expand your skills and explore new topics with electives that customize your MARA degree experience. </p> <p> <em><strong>Current CRAs and CRMs</strong></em> This course has been approved for 10 continuing education credits. </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/summer-enrollment-begins-april-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/summer-enrollment-begins-april-12#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General MARA Blog Mon, 12 Apr 2021 02:33:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6654 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Dr. Franks to Address ARMA Audiences https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/dr-franks-address-arma-audiences <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Learn more about Blockchain and RIM </div> </div> </div> <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;April 1, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> [image:15806] Several students from the MARA program attended Dr. Frank’s presentation on Blockchain and RIM at the Western Michigan Chapter of ARMA.&nbsp; </p> <p> To learn more about blockchain, look for upcoming MARA offerings.&nbsp;Follow Dr. Franks on Facebook. And, learn the newest ways that blockchain is being utilized in our field by participating in ARMA, NAGARA, and SAA events and offerings. </p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/dr-franks-address-arma-audiences#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General Career Blog: Internships MARA Blog MARA Blog: Webcasts Fri, 02 Apr 2021 02:13:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6649 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu A Celebration of Sherlock Holmes https://ischool.sjsu.edu/vcara-blog/celebration-sherlock-holmes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A New and Engaging VCARA Experience </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>April 1, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp</p> <p>[image:15691]</p> <p>Join in the fun at the Virtual Center for Archives and Records Administration in Second Life.</p> <ul> <li>Date: April 3, 2021</li> <li>Time: 9-11 a.m. SLT (Pacific)</li> <li>SLURL:&nbsp;http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/SJSU%20SLIS/178/182/32&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>Questions:&nbsp;Contact <a href="mailto:patricia.franks@sjsu.edu?subject=Sherlock%20Celebration">Dr. Pat Franks</a>.</p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/vcara-blog/celebration-sherlock-holmes#comments VCARA Blog MARA Blog: Around the Web MARA Blog Fri, 02 Apr 2021 01:46:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6648 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu ARMA RIM Month, April 2021 https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/arma-rim-month-april-2021-0 <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;April 1, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> [image:15688] </p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/arma-rim-month-april-2021-0#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Fri, 02 Apr 2021 01:02:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6644 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Andrew Ysasi Awarded ICRM Alan Andolsen Award https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/andrew-ysasi-awarded-icrm-alan-andolsen-award <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;April 1, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <h3> [image:15689] </h3> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/andrew-ysasi-awarded-icrm-alan-andolsen-award#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General MARA Blog: MARA Profiles MARA Blog Fri, 02 Apr 2021 01:02:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6643 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Job Announcements – Week of March 17, 2021 https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-march-17-2021 <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;March 17, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <h3> This week’s new job announcements: </h3><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-march-17-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-march-17-2021#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Wed, 17 Mar 2021 13:26:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6629 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Spotlight on MARA Program Coordinator Dr. Pat Franks https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/spotlight-mara-program-coordinator-dr-pat-franks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bidding A Fond Farewell - Our Brilliant, Bubbly Pioneer Is Moving On </div> </div> </div> <p> <strong>Published</strong>:&nbsp;March 10, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp </p> <p> [image:15461, image left]Many students have had a course with our MARA Program Coordinator, Dr. Patricia Franks. Her courses dynamically instruct students in foundational skills in archives and records management as well as challenge them to acquire the latest technologies like Blockchain and VR/VW in VCARA. If you haven’t had a course yet, you may have been a part of Dr. Franks’&nbsp;many webinars and presentations available on the MARA iSchool website.&nbsp;But as all things must end, her instruction and knowledge-sharing will go quiet after May 2021: Dr. Franks is retiring from her position at the MARA iSchool.&nbsp; </p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/spotlight-mara-program-coordinator-dr-pat-franks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/spotlight-mara-program-coordinator-dr-pat-franks#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: General MARA Blog Wed, 10 Mar 2021 16:31:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6615 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Preparing for Scholarships https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/preparing-scholarships <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Financial Aid and Scholarships Office Can Help </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>March 3, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp</p> <p>Scholarship Workshops</p> <p>Scholarship workshops will provide an overview of the Spartan Scholarship Application and help answer any questions you may have with the application process.</p> <p>RSVP for a Scholarship workshop&nbsp;<a href="https://forms.gle/ZGkYReN6kGjZgvfX8">here</a>.</p> <p>You will receive an email closer to your selected workshop date with the Zoom link. &nbsp;</p> <p>Scholarship Workshop Dates &amp; Times:</p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/preparing-scholarships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/preparing-scholarships#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Wed, 03 Mar 2021 20:40:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6607 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu ARMA 2021 Scholarships Applications https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/arma-2021-scholarships-applications <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>March 3, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp</p> <p style="text-align: center;">[image:15431]</p> <p>It’s Scholarship Time!&nbsp; Everyone could use a tuition break even if we feel too busy to apply.&nbsp; Keep up with the MARA blog for Scholarship Opportunities.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/arma-2021-scholarships-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/arma-2021-scholarships-applications#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Wed, 03 Mar 2021 20:00:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6606 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Job Announcements – Week of February 22, 2021 https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-february-22-2021 <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>February 23, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp</p> <h3>This week’s new job announcements:</h3><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-february-22-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-february-22-2021#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Mon, 22 Feb 2021 13:56:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6590 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu Job Announcements – Week of February 7, 2021 https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-february-7-2021 <p><strong>Published:&nbsp;</strong>February 10, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp</p> <h3>This week’s new job announcements:</h3><p><a href="https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-february-7-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://ischool.sjsu.edu/mara-blog/job-announcements-week-february-7-2021#comments MARA Blog MARA Blog: Careers MARA Blog Wed, 10 Feb 2021 17:11:00 +0000 melissa.kemp@sjsu.edu 6573 at https://ischool.sjsu.edu