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Kudos to USG Community Day Volunteers!

Four dedicated University of Maryland students and Program Director Dr. Vedat Diker volunteered to staff  Maryland’s iSchool Storytime & Crafts booth at Universities at Shady Grove Community Day 2012 on Saturday, September 22. Organized by MLS student and Graduate Assistant Melissa McDonald, … Continue reading

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Grow Your Garden Program with Inspiration from Books!

     Come join our workshop on Monday, October 1st – 4-5:30 pm at Camille Kendall Academic Center (Building III, Room 2225) on the Universities at Shady Grove campus in Rockville.     Launch into the 21st Century with cutting edge print and … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss USG Community Day 2012!

The games, the art, the special guests and more! It’s finally here. Join USG, our university partners, and dozens of local businesses and community organizations, this Saturday, September 22nd for USG’s Community Day – a fun-filled day of free activities … Continue reading

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Spotlight on iSchool Faculty: Beth St. Jean, Ph.D.

Beth St. Jean is an Assistant Professor in the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland and a Senior Research Fellow with iPAC (Information Policy & Access Center). Her research interests include several areas within information behavior: consumer health information … Continue reading

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Fall Listening Sessions @ Shady Grove & College Park

Come and share your thoughts and ideas with iSchool faculty and  administrators at our Fall Listening Sessions. These will be honest and open discussions and all are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be provided. The sessions will take place on the … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss it! PhD Information Session @ Hornbake

Are you interested in the Ph.D. in Information Studies program at Maryland’s iSchool?  If so, you are welcome to attend the “PhD Information Session for Prospective Students” on Thursday September 27, 4:30pm-6:30pm in Hornbake 2116. During the session, you will … Continue reading

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Spotlight on MIM Student: Pooja Prabhu

Pooja Prabhu enrolled in the Master of Information Management (MIM) program in Fall 2011 as an international student from India.  In 2011 she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology from D.J. Sanghvi College of Engineering in Mumbai, India. Pooja speaks … Continue reading

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Meet our Faculty: Vikas Sahasrabudhe, PhD

Prof. Vikas Sahasrabudhe received an M.S. (1968) and Ph.D. (1972) in Computer Science from University of California, Berkeley.  Prior to entering academics, he had 30 years of practical experience in the application of information systems and technology – 5 years … Continue reading

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2012 Alumna Katy Oskoui New School Librarian at Holy Child

2012 Alumna Katy Oskoui  joined the University of Maryland’s Master in Library Science program in August 2010, with the ultimate goal of becoming a school librarian. Two years later she’s realizing her goal – she is the new librarian at the Connelly School of the … Continue reading

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