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Dr. Sarah K. Vann Tribute Page

Dr. Sarah K. Vann, professor emerita in the University of Hawaii’s Library and Information Science Program, passed away at the age of 96 on May 25, 2012, at Hi‘olani Care Center of Kahala Nui. To read more about her passing, please see the announcement on the UH LIS program blog. The LIS program has also […]

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ALISE 2012

  Dr. Wertheimer of the LIS program wrote in to say: The UH LIS Program will have a table at the ALISE / Cooperative LIS Alumni Reunion on Sunday, June 24, 2012, 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm at the Disneyland Hotel, Magic Kingdom Ballroom. If you’ll be there, stop in and say howdy!

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UH Grads @ACRL

Our very own Margot Hanson (LIS, 2007) went to this year’s ACRL conference to present her poster “Competence vs. Confidence: Assessment Knockdown!” For links to the conference materials, see below: Handout: http://tinyurl.com/assessmentknockdown Poster: http://www.slideshare.net/muumuulibrarian/competence-vs-confidence-assessment-knockdown Congrats, Margot! If anyone else went to ACRL to present or show their posters, let us know with the “Contact Us” […]

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Burning Books and Dr. Knuth

Dr. Rebecca Knuth was recently interviewed by CBC News Online about the announcement to burn the Koran on September 11. She will be on BBC Radio World Service the evening of September 10. http://www.cbc.ca/world/story/2010/09/10/f-book-burning-timeline.html

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Susan Murata honored as Board of Regents Manager of the Year

On July 15 the Board of Regents recognized Susan Murata as the University of Hawaii system’s nominee for the 2010 Governor’s Award for State Manager of the Year. This award is designed to honor the state’s manager who exemplifies the highest caliber of public service and dedication to serving the people of Hawaii. UH System […]

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