2017 GSLIS Annual Gathering: Libraries & Health

2017 GSLIS Annual Gathering: Libraries & Health

April 21st, 2017

6 – 10pm

Alumni Center, URI Kingston Campus

banner-01GSLIS alumni, students, faculty, and friends came together at The Graduate School of Library and Information Studies annual gathering to celebrate our anniversary.

Celebrating our Alumni of the Year:


Catherine Damiani, East Providence Public Library

Dhana Whiteing, Providence Community Library — Mount Pleasant

Celebrating the Library of the Year:


North Kingstown Free Library

With a Panel on Libraries and Health, Featuring:


  • Dr. Kristin Lehr Anderson, Founder and Co-Executive Director, F.I.T. Club, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics (Clinical), Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University
  • Jamie Greene, GSLIS Alum, Past President SLRI, School Library Media Teacher for Barrington Schools 
  • Anne Kilkenny, Early Childhood Services Coordinator, Providence Public Library
  • Bob MacDonald, GSLIS Alum, Senior Information Technologist, The Academic Health Collaborative, URI
  • Renee Masters, Information Services/Outreach Librarian II, Consumer Health* Accessibility Services* Services for Older Adults, Buffalo & Erie County Public Library