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Student and Faculty Research Awards Ceremony

April 3rd, 2014

The School of Education held the Student and Faculty Research Awards Ceremony on March 28th, 2014, recognizing faculty and student research conducted over the past year. At the Ceremony, the following awards were presented:

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LIS Town Hall Meeting

March 17th, 2014

March 25th, 2014, 5:00-6:00 p.m., SOEB 401.  This event will be livestreamed:  http://www.ustream.tv/channel/uncg-lis-town-hall-meetings.

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UL/LIS Spring Speaker Series — February 20th

February 19th, 2014

On Thursday, February 20th, we will welcome Donna Lanclos as our Spring speaker in the UL/LIS Speaker Series. Donna has been the library ethnographer at UNC Charlotte since University Librarian Stanley Wilder’s arrival in 2009. She was hired as a full-time employee, and reports directly to the university librarian. Her research interests include the nature of information seeking behavior, as well as the relationship of the needs of instructors and learners to the physical and virtual spaces of academic libraries, and in higher education generally. You can read more about her work on her blog, The Anthropologist in the Stacks (http://atkinsanthro.blogspot.com/).

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LIS Spring Career Day

January 17th, 2014

Date: Saturday, February 22, 2014

Please join us on Saturday, February 22, 2014, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM for the LIS Spring Career Day. The event will be held in room 401 of the School of Education Building.  Registration is from 9:00-9:30. Students may elect to attend in person or virtually.

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Open House for Prospective Students — Monday, February 3rd

January 16th, 2014

Please join us at the Open House for prospective students on Monday, February 3rd, 2014, from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. in room 458 of the School of Education Building.

The Open House will precede the UNCG Graduate School Open House the same evening:  http://grs.uncg.edu/prospective/information-session/.

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Link for Online Only Information Sessions

December 10th, 2013

Please join one of our eight Online Only Information Sessions at the following link:

https://sas.elluminate.com/m.jnlp?password=M.D2E985ECFA840C59CC2C2724A1AA8B&sid=315

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Oct. 22nd — Brown Bag Discussion with Jennifer Lin (12-2pm), followed by Scholarly Communications Forum (3-5pm)

October 22nd, 2013

Please join us on Oct. 22nd, at the following events at the School of Education Building:

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10/10/13: Town Hall Meeting — Greensboro Campus AND Virtual

October 10th, 2013

LIS community and friends are invited to our Fall Town Hall meeting.
Town Hall meeting, 5-7 pm, SOEB 401 — an opportunity to hear about developments in the UNCG LIS Department and meet new faculty member Rebecca Morris. All are invited. LIS faculty and Chair will be present to answer questions.

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Faculty Senate Scholarly Communications Forum — Oct. 22, 2013

October 8th, 2013

Please join us at the upcoming Faculty Senate Scholarly Communications Forum on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013.  The Forum will feature a faculty panel and guest speaker Jennifer Lin of the Public Library of Science.  It will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in room 120 of the School of Education Building.

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UL/LIS Speaker Series event November 12th

October 4th, 2013

On Tuesday, November 12th, we will welcome Amy Rudersdorf as our featured speaker for the University Libraries/Library and Information Science Speaker Series this Fall. Amy is the Assistant Director for Content for the Digital Public Library of America. In this role, she is responsible for digitization partnerships and related workflows, metadata normalization and shareability, and community engagement to promote the DPLA as a community resource. Previously, she directed the Digital Information Management Program at the State Library of North Carolina, where she developed and managed digital preservation and digitization activities. She has worked with digital collections in special collections at North Carolina State University, coordinated a digital production group at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and worked with public libraries throughout Wisconsin to aid in the development and coordination of LSTA-funded digitization grants.

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