Two students in the Masters program in the ELMS/Arkansas-Tennessee Cohort and Northern California Cohort are recipients of the ALA Spectrum Scholarship. Congratulations to Nathalie Garcia-Gomez (ProQuest Scholar);ELMS Cohort and Chantel L. Walker, Northern California Cohort.
The faculty and staff of the Department of Information Science, along with the Texas library community, mourn the passing of Professor Margaret Irby Nichols, who died on Tuesday evening, June 6 with her beloved daughter Nina, and grandson Spencer by her side. Margaret Nichols was a professor in the School Library and Information Sciences from 1968-1991.
The Department of Information Science is pleased to announce that Susan O’Connell, a student in the VT-NH-ME cohort, is the 2017 recipient of the David H. Clift Scholarship.
This year’s annual meeting of the Medical Library Association (MLA) will be a special and memorable one for IS Lecturer, Dr. Jodi Philbrick, who will be receiving the President’s Award for her valuable work with the Association.
The Department of Information Science welcomes Bobbie Bushman, who joined the Information Science faculty as a Lecturer in January 2017. Bobbie previously taught at Missouri State University in Springfield, MO.