Alumni Accolades, January-February 2019

Kate E. Britt (MLIS ‘17)

Kate E. Britt (MLIS ‘17) is a reference librarian at the University of Michigan Law Library. She published an article detailing “Research Resources for Criminal Law” in the Michigan Bar Journal this January. Read it here.

Jason Byrd (MLIS ’08)

Jason Byrd (MLIS ’08) is the new Associate Dean of Libraries for Research and Academic Services at Adelphi University in Garden City, New York.  He has previously held positions at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, and Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona.

Jina DuVernay (MLIS ‘17)

Jina DuVernay (MLIS ‘17) was recently named Visiting Archivist for African American Collections at the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library at Emory University.

April Wallace (MLIS ’08) (pictured on right above with Dr. Justin Hefner)

April Wallace (MLIS ’08) was recognized as Pelham Park Middle School’s (AL) Teacher of the Year in only her second year as a school librarian. She is pictured here with Pelham Park Middle School Principal Dr. Justin Hefner.