Dr. Jim Andrews Appointed Interim Director of USF School of Mass Communications
Jim Andrews, current Director and Associate Professor for the School of Information, has been appointed Interim Director of the USF School of Mass Communications. More about Jim Andrews...http://masscom.usf.edu/about/director/
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:
SI Students at USF College of Ed Children's Festival
School of Information students hosted a booth at the Saturday, March 2nd Children's Festival presented by The USF College of Education on the Tampa campus. This year's theme was "Learning is Wonderbull". The SI booth featured face painting, crafts, and story time to the theme of “dig into reading”, a shared Florida public libraries 2013 summer reading theme. Children dug for fossils and planted and decorated their own flower pots.
For more info: http://www.coedu.usf.edu/main/documents/childrensfestival2013.pdf
SI Annual Newsletter
Catch up with USF School of Information with our newsletter.
2013 newsletter coming soon
2012 USF SI Newsletter (.pdf)
2011 USF SI Newsletter (.swf) (.pdf)
NEWS: NIH funding
USF's Jim Andrews part of multidisciplinary team awarded NIH funding to study genetic testing and breast cancer. More info...
Conferences and Events
American Library Association National Conference
June 27 - July 2, 1023
SI @ ALA Chicago 2013: Click for flyer in PDF
- USF LIS Alumni Reunion, Friday, June 28, Conrad Hilton
- ALISE Shared Booth #137 at the McCormick Convention Center
- ALISE Joint Alumni Reunion.Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenue.
- Beta Phi Mu G-ALA member's Assembly June 29, 2013 from 3-5pm at the McCormick Convention Center N230B.
Florida Association for Media in Education (FAME)
Theme: "The School Library: Portal to Imagination, Dreams, Diversity"
November 20-22, 2013
Hilton Bonnet Creek Resort
For more info...
Dr. Cora P. Dunkley, USF Assoc. Professor and 2012-2013 FAME President