Student Stories

Student Stories


Congratulations to Sarah Mias!

Graduate Student/ Library & Information Studies

Congratulations to Sarah Mias!

Congratulations to Sarah Mias on winning the Fairfield County Library Administrators Group Scholarship award!

Spotlight: Brittany DiPippo

Current Students/ Graduate Student/ Library & Information Studies

Spotlight: Brittany DiPippo

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

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

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

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 […]

Navigating the Library

Faculty & Staff/ Graduate Student/ Library & Information Studies/ Research

Navigating the Library

Lauren Mandel examines library wayfinding