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iSchool Volunteers needed for USG Community Day!

UNIVERSITIES AT SHADY GROVE  Come Explore our Green Campus! Saturday, September 22, 2012 10:00 am – 3:00 pm  Come join Maryland’s iSchool at Shady Grove as we help put on a fun-filled day of FREE activities for everyone at Community … Continue reading

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MLS Students Learn to Lead Green!

School Library Media (SLM) student Melissa McDonald and incoming Master of Library Science (MLS) student Alisha Abrams participated in the full-day Lead Green! Sustainable Leadership workshop on July 21st as part of the Summer Leadership Series at  UMCP’s Stamp Union.  In this … Continue reading

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Conference Highlights from ALA Student-to-Staffer Stacey Flynn

What could better than attending ALA’s Annual Conference in Anaheim, CA? With its informative workshops, high-profile author events and networking opportunities, ALA Annual Conference is often the highlight of the year for those in the field. What’s better than going … Continue reading

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Katie Rapp Receives ALA Marks Scholarship Award

 Katie Rapp, a master of library science graduate student at University of Maryland’s College of Information Studies, Maryland’s iSchool, has been awarded the 2012 Federal Librarians Cicely Phippen Marks Scholarship Award. This award is given annually by the American Library Association’s … Continue reading

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iSchool Students ‘Rock the Mall’ June 9th

We all have busy lives outside of our iSchool studies …. and two students, SLMS graduate student Melissa McDonald (left) and 2012 Alumna Pam Hosimer, MLS, have been long-time Girl Scout leaders, providing not only their own daughters, but countless other girls, … Continue reading

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Stacey Flynn Represents iSchool at ALA-Anaheim Conference

ALA Student-to-Staff program Each year 40 library students are chosen to assist ALA staff during the ALA Annual Conference. In exchange for working four hours a day (or a total of 20 hours), these students receive free conference registration, housing, … Continue reading

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iSchool at USG Celebrates Four MLS Graduates

Welcome to the new blog for Maryland iSchool at Shady Grove.  We have had an exciting year at this campus; we have welcomed back Vicky Reinke as our Program Coordinator, and after much anticipation, also announce and welcome Hussain Abbas as the new graduate … Continue reading

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