Dr. Boryung Ju was named as one of the 2013-2014 SEC Visiting Faculty Travel Grant recipients. The SEC Visiting Faculty Travel Grant was created in 2012 by the Chancellors and Provosts of the SEC schools to “enhance faculty collaboration that stimulates scholarly initiatives between SEC universities.” Currently, the SEC is comprised of 14 universities. Dr…. Read More
The School of Library & Information Science will celebrate with our new graduates on Friday, December 20, 2013, and we invite our current students, alumni and friends to join us. 4:00 pm SLIS Hooding Ceremony This is our new tradition to provide a more personal experience for our graduates. Everyone will gather in Coates 263… Read More
Dr. Boryung Ju co-chaired the Association for Information Science and Technology’s (ASIS&T) 76th annual conference meeting in Montreal, Canada on November 1-5, 2013. “This is an excellent opportunity to show our peers and the LSU community that the School of Library & Information Science and its faculty are contributing to our field in a unique… Read More
Do you know someone who wants to earn an MLIS degree? Perhaps a member of your staff, or a friend who wants a job like yours? Are you ready for a promotion, but need the MLIS degree first? Do you know a student who should be preparing for graduate school? We offer students the opportunity… Read More
Dr. Tao Jin was featured as a Flagship Faculty member in the May 30, 2013 edition of LSU Today. Congratulations to Dr. Jin for this special recognition.
The LSU College of Human Sciences and Education, which includes the School of Library & Information Science, has selected Dr. Alma Dawson to receive the first Advocate for Diversity Award. This honor was presented to Dr. Dawson at the College Awards Dinner on Thursday, May 9, 2013.
Dr. Michelynn McKnight was one of the presenters at the Faculty Technology Center Coffee Talk “Developing an Online Course: Voices of Experience” on March 26, 2013. Presenters shared their experiences in teaching online, offered tips and suggestions on what to do, what to avoid, and how to enhance courses. Dr. McKnight discussed her experiences with… Read More
SLIS held its’ annual Awards Banquet on Monday, March 25, 2013. SLIS celebrated that it has been re-accredited until 2019 and spoke about faculty publications and other accomplishments. SLIS also recognized current scholarship recipients, new members of Beta Phi Mu, our Outstanding Alumnus Brian Coutts, and our major donors. Our speaker was Kee Malesky, librarian… Read More