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Dr. Jacsó Receives Research Grant

Our very own Dr. Péter Jacsó is the recipient of a 2011 Emerald Research Grant! Read more about it here: http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/news/ala/jacso-receives-rusa-brass-emerald-research-grant-business-reference-research Advertisements

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Mary Edward Professional Award

I am happy to inform our alumni group that the recipients of the 2010 Mary Edward Professional Award, established by Frances M. O’ Halloran were: Janel Quirante & Sunyeen Pai Please join me in congratulating them. Sincerely, Peter Jacso

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Dr. Rebecca Knuth receives the 2009 Library Journal Teaching Award

Dr. Rebecca Knuth is the recipient of the 2009 Library Journal Teaching Award! The award comes with $5000 from ProQuest, which sponsors the award, along with an article in LJ (in the November 15 issue) and a party at Midwinter ALA in Boston. We all know how important your work is, how students in the […]

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Hawaii State Librarians Being Honored

Hawaii Public Radio, 11/13/2008 Hawaii State Librarians Being Honored In September, HPR listeners experienced a perspective on the Kapolei community, courtesy of Kapolei Public Library’s head librarian. Today, Stacie Kanno is being honored as the Public Librarian of the Year by the Friends of the Library of Hawai’i. HPR’s Noe Tanigawa offers a glimpse into […]

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UH-LIS Alumni Betsy Young and Jane Kurahara Receive JACL Awards

Betsy Young and Jane Kurahara, retired school librarians, have been honored by the Honolulu chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League for their efforts to preserve Hawaii’s Japanese internment stories. They were presented with Distinguished Services Awards at the annual JACL luncheon this month. Young is a 1991 alumnus and Kurahara a 1970 alumnus of […]

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