Alumni Stories

Alumni Stories


Spotlight: David Kelsey ’12

Alumni / Friend/ Harrington School-Wide/ Library & Information Studies

Spotlight: David Kelsey ’12

David Kelsey is a 2012 graduate of GSLIS. He is currently the Outreach Services Manager at the St. Charles Public Library in St. Charles, IL. His library serves a population of 54,000, making it the 8th busiest library in Illinois.    David, you’re the Outreach Services Manager at the St. Charles Public Library. What role […]

URI Alumni Accept Awards for their Public Libraries

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

URI Alumni Accept Awards for their Public Libraries

The Graduate School of Library and Information Studies hosted their 2015 Annual Gathering on the evening of Friday March 6th, 2015. At the gathering, which took place at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island, two libraries were recognized for their contributions to public library service: the Cranston Public Library and the Providence Community Library. […]

GSLIS alumna works with the Library of Congress

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GSLIS alumna works with the Library of Congress

For GSLIS alumna Ashley Prior, earning an opportunity to work for the Library of Congress was merely the beginning of her career. The opportunity would fulfill the GSLIS requirement to participate in a Professional Field Experience (PFE) prior to graduation, but it would also change the trajectory of her career goals and prepare her for […]