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Dr. Yan Ma’s Advancement to Full Professor III

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Dr. Yan Ma’s Advancement to Full Professor III

21 May 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Dr. Yan Ma has been leading a scholar in the field of visual literacy for library and information science. She is the Guest Editor of the Journal of Visual Literacy to respond to the ACRL Visual Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education. Dr. Ma’s pioneering course LSC544 Visual Information Science created in 1999 prepares students […]

“Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald” Film Screening

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“Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald” Film Screening

16 Apr 2015 | by Adam Roth

The critically acclaimed documentary Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald will be shown at the University of Rhode Island on Thursday, April 16 at 5 pm in the Swan Hall Auditorium, 60 Upper College Rd., Kingston, RI. A reception will be held at 4:30 pm and the film will be followed by a question and answer […]

Congratulations! Shirley Cherry, a graduate of the Graduate School of Library and Information Studies in 1976, will receive an honorary degree from URI this year!

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Congratulations! Shirley Cherry, a graduate of the Graduate School of Library and Information Studies in 1976, will receive an honorary degree from URI this year!

13 Apr 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Media Contact: Jhodi Redlich, 401-874-4500 University to present honorary degrees to five distinguished individuals KINGSTON, R. I. — April 8, 2015 — Cranston, R.I., Shirley Cherry Doctor of Humane Letters honoris causa Shirley Cherry is a former teacher/librarian and retired tour director of the museum at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s home at the Dexter […]