Congratulations iSchool alumnae Elizabeth Starnes and Tracy Jeffcot on their selection as semi-finalists for the 2017 Maryland School Librarian of the Year Award! Check out the post written by iSchool student Liz Laribee for more details!
Join our IBM guest speakers for an engaging discussion around Cognitive technologies and how they relate to usability. In this discussion, our speakers will explore Design Thinking, IBM’s most innovative Cognitive services, and what these industry methods mean for you Continue reading Cognitive Technologies and Usability- February 28, 2017
Are you eager to learn a new skill for your current or desired future job? Do you need interview practice or career advice? Then join us for a free online Professional Development Webinar on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 7:30 Continue reading Webinar: iSchool Professional Development- March 1, 2017
Strategic Management Day on February 25, 10:30am-1pm. Join us to hear what Strategic Management is and why it is important. You will also learn how to put together an efficient strategic management plan. This event is open to all Continue reading Strategic Management Day- February 25, 2017
Erin Zerhusen is the MLIS Program Coordinator in the iSchool. She holds a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis and an MLS from the University of Maryland. Where are you from? Oof — this is a tough question for me. Washington, Continue reading Staff Spotlight: Erin Zerhusen
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hack Library School hosts Twitter chat Mark your calendars! Hack Library School will host its very first Twitter chat on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 8pm CST. Hack Library School encourages prospective and current library school students, practicing Continue reading Hack Library School Twitter Chat- February 21, 2017
Mark your calendars for February 13 at 5:30pm and join the iSchool, Performing Arts Library, Special Collections and University Archives, the Student Archivists at Maryland for a screening and panel discussion of the film, Led Zeppelin Played Here. The event Continue reading Led Zeppelin Played Here- February 13, 2017
Keep reading for a graduation reminder from Jeff Waters, Coordinator of Graduate Student Services. If you are planning to graduate in May 2017, you must apply to graduate by Tuesday, February 7, 2017. This application process is simple, and can be done via Testudo. You may Continue reading Graduation Reminder: Important for May 2017 graduates
Welcome back iSchool students! Get excited for the upcoming semester as you meet new instructors and colleagues, discover interesting opportunities, and strengthen your mind tackling new challenges and projects. Just a reminder, the iSchool faculty and staff are here for you! Stop by Continue reading Welcome back students! Here’s to Spring 2017!
Value Colleges provides information and resources for students deciding on where to pursue their higher education. The site researches various institutions and their offerings and compiles convenient lists and rankings. Value Colleges recently released their Top 50 Best Value Graduate Continue reading University of Maryland ranked #1 in Best Value for Graduate Education