Category Archives: Brown Bag

Brown Bags (They Aren’t What You May Think!)

Greetings! For those unfamiliar with Brown Bags, they are casual get-togethers that provide LIS students, alumni, and other professionals with a forum for connecting with one another and staying informed.  Interviews are live and available via Blackboard Elluminate. Please feel free … Continue reading

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ALA Annual Conference with Krystal Bullers

Krystal Bullers, a current student at USF was the recipient of the ALA Annual Conference scholarship. She attended the 2011 conference earlier this summer in New Orleans. She had an amazing time and had the following to say about the … Continue reading

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Making Diversity a Reality: USF SI and the Spectrum Scholarships

By Alicia Long and Sylvia Martinez The American Library Association (ALA) established the Spectrum Scholarship Program as part of an effort to increase diversity in the library professions.  Spectrum does this by recruiting and providing educational funding for students from racially … Continue reading

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First Brown Bag: Fall Semester

Yesterday was a great day for the Student Orgs with a successful Brown Bag of 14 students. If you were unable to attend the our first Brown Bag, here is a link for viewing the presentation to “Doing Distance Learning … Continue reading

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