2015 FLA LIS Alumni Reception and Alice G. Smith Lecture
The USF SI Alumni Reception and Alice G. Smith Lecture will once again be held at FLA May 13, 2015. This year's Alice Smith Lecturer will be Dr. Barbara Stites, Associate Director FGCU Library. The lecture event also honors our Jean Key Gates Distinguished Alumni Award recipient and gives alumni a chance to network and "Reconnect". Save the date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 6:30 p.m. Think you will attend? RSVP. See the flyer for More information (pdf).
Dr. Friedman speaks on Big Data and Visual Analytics topics
Dr. Alon Friedman presented "What we can learn from 70, peer reviews and Big Data Paradigm"? for the USF Interdisciplinary Data Sciences Colloquium Speaker Series on April 6. The presentation is based on the paper he is presenting at SAI in July in London and will be published in the IEEE proceedings.
Dr. Friedman also presented a lecture on visual analytics at a College of Business event on Analytics April 3, and to an interdisciplinary group of researchers in USF Engineering on a visual analytics research project.
SI Honor Roll Donor for Florida Library Association
For more information go to http://www.flalib.org/honor_roll_thank_you_2015.php
Join the LIS Alumni Society
The USF Library and Information Science Alumni Society meets on the Tampa USF Campus.
If you have questions about upcoming alumni events go to:
Conferences and Events - meet SI representatives and alum
Florida Library Association 2015 Conference
May 12 - 15, 2015 - Caribe Royale, Orlando, Florida. More information at http://www.flalib.org/
For scholarships available go to http://www.flalib.org/scholarships.php
2015 Florida Association for Media in Education (FAME) - TBA
For more info http://www.floridamedia.org/
American Library Association Conference in San Francisco - June 25-30, 2015