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Spotlight: Brittany DiPippo

Current Students / Graduate Student / Library & Information Studies

Spotlight: Brittany DiPippo

21 May 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Brittany DiPippo is a current GSLIS student who is interested in digital archives. Her interest in both archival work and library and information studies began when she received an internship at The National Archives in Maryland.   Your internship at The National Archives is what inspired you to pursue your MLIS degree. How did you […]

Spotlight: Catherine Damiani  ’15

Current Students / Graduate Student / Library & Information Studies

Spotlight: Catherine Damiani ’15

4 May 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Catherine Damiani, former Student ALA President, is graduating this May. Among her many accomplishments is her current position at the East Providence Public Library, which she began directly after finishing comprehensive exams.   Catherine, congratulations on graduating from GSLIS this May and on your new job at East Providence Public Library! You were hired as a […]

Congratulations to Jennifer Grant and Kyle Litscher for accepting the Aldrich and Bergeron Awards from COLA

Award Winners / Current Students / Graduate Student / Library & Information Studies

Congratulations to Jennifer Grant and Kyle Litscher for accepting the Aldrich and Bergeron Awards from COLA

27 Apr 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Jennifer Grant and Kyle Litscher were presented with the Linda Aldrich School Library Media Scholarship and William Bergeron Public Library Scholarship respectively at the 2015 Rhode Island Coalition of Library Advocates Annual Meeting on April 7th. The scholarships are awarded annually by COLA to students nominated by the faculty of the Graduate School of Library […]

Congratulations to Kevin St. Jean for accepting the Maurice Tougas Award from SLRI

Award Winners / Graduate Student / Library & Information Studies

Congratulations to Kevin St. Jean for accepting the Maurice Tougas Award from SLRI

22 Apr 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Kevin St. Jean, a student in the GSLIS school library media track, accepts the Maurice Tougas Award from SLRI President, Jane Perry, during the annual conference at the Providence Marriott on April 10, 2015. The award is given to a student who demonstrates outstanding achievement in the School Library Media program and shows potential leadership […]

URI library school awards scholarships, names Library of the Year, Alumnus of the Year

Alumni / Friend / Award Winners / Graduate Student / Harrington School-Wide / Library & Information Studies

URI library school awards scholarships, names Library of the Year, Alumnus of the Year

19 Mar 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Media Contact: Todd McLeish, 401-874-7892 KINGSTON, R.I. – March 16, 2015 — The Cranston Public Library and the Providence Community Library were named Libraries of the Year by the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Library and Information Studies at its 2015 Annual Gathering on March 6. The event at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in […]