Dr. Renee F. Hill is a Senior Lecturer in the iSchool and the Director of the School Library and Youth Experience specializations. She is from Houston, TX but she grew up in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She holds a BA in Exceptional Education from Florida Continue reading Faculty Spotlight: Renee Hill
Check out this super interesting article that iSchool faculty member Tim Summers wrote for The Conversation! It explains how ethical hacking is used to combat large-scale security breaches, like the recent incident with the DNC. Even if you are not a tech-wiz, Continue reading Faculty Article: Hunting Hackers
Join your student colleagues for a forum discussing public opinion surrounding the election. CISSM Global Forum February 2, 2017 | 12:00-1:15 pm | Van Munching Hall, School of Public Policy Atrium Steven Kull, Senior Research Scholar and Director of the Program for Continue reading Voter Anger and the 2016 Election: What do they want?
Check out the video from ALA and Rosen Publishing, featuring our own iSchool faculty member Dr. Mega Subranamium! Read the full write up in the District Dispatch here.
The University of Maryland has launched the new site Undocumented Student Resources. This site contains useful information for students, faculty, and staff. At the bottom of the post, there are printable PDF resources courtesy of Undocumented Student Resources. Keep reading Continue reading Undocumented Student Resources: Website Launch
Dr. Brian Butler has been appointed as Professor interim Dean of the The University of Maryland’s College of Information Studies. Dr. Butler will hold this position through June 30, 2016 until Dr. Keith Marzullo begins his appointment as Professor and Continue reading Brian Butler Appointed as Interim Dean
On June 11, 2015, iSchool Associate Professor Mega Subramaniam participated in a panel presentation entitled: “Kids, Learning, and Technology: Libraries as 21st Century Creative Spaces.” The panel was organized by incoming ALA President Sari Feldman, ALA Washington Office, and Representative Continue reading iSchool Faculty Presents on the Hill
2015 marks the second year in a row that an iSchool student or recent alum has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship for international research. With such history of success, the National Scholarships Office is strongly encouraging interested students and recent Continue reading Applying for a Fulbright – Info Session Recording
Paul T. Jaeger, associate professor and co-director of the Information Policy and Access Center in the University of Maryland’s College of Information Studies, Maryland’s iSchool, has been named the first recipient of the Library Journal/ALISE Excellence in Teaching Award. This Continue reading Paul Jaeger of Maryland’s iSchool Named Top LIS Educator of the Year