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
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
Tax Questions Answered Tax Day is April 18th! February 21st, 12:30pm – 1:30pm Preparing your taxes may be complicated, but it’s not impossible. Learn what forms to use, how long to keep your documents, where to file as an out-of-state Continue reading Lunch and Learn: Tax Questions Answered
Graduate Student Life is proud to announce our Graduate Student Housing Raffle in collaboration with Seven Springs Apartments. We are giving grads the opportunity to WIN FREE HOUSING FOR A YEAR – including utilities and parking! Seven Springs boasts an outdoor pool, tennis courts, Continue reading Graduate Student Housing Raffle!
iSchool students, faculty, and staff have been leaders in diversity and inclusion initiatives on the UMD campus. One part of this has been our participation in the Maryland Dialogues on Diversity & Inclusion, which encourage advancing discussions of identity, difference, Continue reading Express Yourself! Contest- Maryland Dialogues on Diversity and Inclusion
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
Does the word networking give you a pang of anxiety? Check out these great networking tips from neuvoo.com! Also, don’t forget the webinar event the iSchool hosts next Wednesday, February 8 at 5:00pm, Cultivate your Network: How to Create, Maintain, and Sustain Continue reading Networking: Event reminder and resources
Here’s the next Lunch & Learn Workshop: Saving & Budgeting, Make the Most of Every Penny When: Tuesday, February 7th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm Where: Margaret Brent A, #2112, Stamp Grad school is not a time-out period from your financial life. Continue reading Lunch and Learn Workshops- February 7 and 14, 2017
Beth St. Jean is an Assistant Professor in the iSchool and the Assistant Director of the Information Policy and Access Center (iPAC). She is from Westfield, MA and she holds a BA in Mathematics from Smith College and an MLS Continue reading Faculty Spotlight: Beth St. Jean
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!